Feb 26, 1:43 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Lorraine Lorenzo 02/26/19 AT 1:23 AM Tesla CEO Elon Musk said last year that the Model Y might be unveiled in March 2019, but how close are we to the reality of this happening?The billionaire gave Tesla fans a clue on when the company is launching the much-awaited crossover SUV in a series of tweets in March last year. One Twitter user asked, “While you're here how about a date on the Model Y unveiling?” Musk directly responded with the date March 15. He then gave some vague statements before ending his series of tweets with a clearer response.“But consider it real. We could unveil Model Y anytime from late this year to mid next year, so March 15 is about right,” Musk said in a tweet.Although there have been no other statements about the Tesla Model Y launch date after that, Musk shared earlier this month that the company … [Read more...] about Tesla Model Y Release Date: Will Elon Musk Make Good On His Statement Last Year?
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Feb 25, 11:29 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 02/25/19 AT 11:15 PM Byton’s M-Byte electric SUV could be unveiled by the mid-2019, according to recent reports. If Byton moves fast, they’ll be able to beat Elon Musk and Tesla’s own crossover SUV, the Model Y, to the market. Here’s what we know about this.According to Insideevs’ report, the Byton M-Byte electric SUV is expected to be revealed in the middle of this year, and its predicted price is around 300,000 to 400,000 Chinese Yuan. When imported to the U.S., the Byton M-Byte would cost about $45,000 to $75,000. So far, this price range is somehow similar to that of Tesla Model Y’s speculated price. The Byton SUV may directly compete with the Tesla electric SUV when it comes to price as the Tesla SUV is also expected to compete with the current best SUV in the market, the Toyota Rav-4, … [Read more...] about Tesla Model Y Competitor Byton M-Byte Could Beat Elon Musk’s EV To Market
Feb 21, 7:31 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Lorraine Lorenzo 02/21/19 AT 7:04 AM Elon Musk’s Tesla Model Y is rumored to make an appearance during the 2019 Shanghai Motor Show this coming April 16.According to a report, industry insiders are already pegging the major international car show as the venue for the reveal since Tesla is already building a Gigafactory in China. The factory will produce the Model Y geared for the Chinese market. In the U.S., the Gigafactory in Spars, Nevada is set to start producing the Model Y by the year 2020.The release in April is the second date speculated for the Tesla Model Y launch. Last May, Musk tweeted that the company might unveil the new model on March 15th, saying, “the Ides of March sounded good."However, when it comes to product unveiling, Tesla has been known to delay reveals. The billionaire CEO has also not discussed a possible … [Read more...] about Elon Musk Tesla Model Y News: Unveiling Could Happen At 2019 Shanghai Motor Show?
Feb 12, 11:39 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 02/12/19 AT 11:31 PM Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed many details about their upcoming Model Y release. However, the new Tesla vehicle is based from cars from both its sedan and SUV line. What really is the Tesla Model Y?According to Roadandtrack’s report, the Tesla Model Y will have most of its parts be similar to the Tesla Model 3 sedan. This design was to help speed up the Model Y’s production and reduce costs in making it. However, the Model Y has been confirmed to be the next in line for its SUV series after the Model X. Due to the source of its parts despite being an SUV line, the next Model Y could possibly be a vehicle in middle of the two types as it could be larger than a sedan but not as large as the Model X SUV. We've yet to know if it's going to be a crossover SUV built for city use or a full SUV that can go on off-road … [Read more...] about Elon Musk’s Tesla Model Y: An Electric Crossover Or SUV?
Feb 10, 2:09 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 02/10/19 AT 2:05 AM Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been confident about their upcoming SUV, Model Y. Potentially, the electric SUV has a chance to dominate the market against all odds. Here’s why Model Y has gamechanging potential.According to Teslarati, Musk talked about how Tesla can mass produce Model Y from Model X parts and how they’re able to distribute the new SUV to both the United States and China. So far, both countries have been Tesla’s best regions when it comes to sales and these could help them dominate the market.For now, Toyota’s Rav-4, Nissan Rogue and the Honda CR-V are the top 3 contenders in the SUV market in America. However, Tesla has a reputation for shaking things up in the markets they enter. Previously, the Model S and X were great successes for the company. Potentially, the Model Y could also do … [Read more...] about Why Elon Musk’s Tesla Model Y Could Dominate SUV Market