Musk axed the Standard Range RWD model of the Model Y earlier in July after claiming its vary can be too low. This might be the lowest-priced variant you should purchase, then.
It’s not sure how a lot this mannequin may value. Musk alluded to a $45,000 value when he revealed the new model, however the firm’s mortgage calculator lately recommended it may value $48,000. There’s additionally Tesla’s comparatively frequent value adjustments to contemplate.
If the corporate does roll out the new model quickly, although, it may considerably elevate the corporate’s fortunes. The Model Three stays Tesla’s primary attraction in no small half because of its extra accessible pricing. An RWD mannequin may put the Model Y inside attain of entry-luxury consumers who can’t justify the present variations however nonetheless need an EV extra spacious than the Model 3.