The long-awaited first Tesla Model 3 electric car for the public is finally rolling off the assembly line pending a “final checkout”. “Production Unit 1 of Model 3 is now built and going through final checkout,” Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted on Saturday and unveiled the pictures of an actual Model 3. Also Read - New Tesla Model S Plaid can play Cyberpunk 2077 as good as PS5, shows Elon MuskAlso Read - Elon Musk's Starlink satellite internet service faces challenge to launch in India, DoT begins scrutiny
Tesla has been working on a limited production run of the Model 3 electric car. The first 30 new cars are expected to be delivered to customers on July 28. In several Twitter posts, Musk said the California-based company will produce 100 cars in August and more than 1,500 in September. ALOS READ: Tesla to set up an India-wide supercharger network for Tesla Model 3 launch, Elon Musk confirms
It looks like “we can reach 20,000 Model 3 cars per month in December”, Musk said. Model 3 is a major step for Tesla, and will be priced around $35,000. It “achieves 215 miles (346 km) of range per charge” and is “designed to attain the highest safety ratings in every category”.