Elon Musk exhibits off Cybertruck ‘manufacturing candidate’

Tesla’s Cybertruck may be very near being prepared for the streets, and Elon Musk needs us to know it is the corporate’s “finest product ever.”

The Tesla CEO posted an image of himself in a Cybertruck on X/Twitter on Wednesday, from the corporate’s Giga Texas manufacturing unit in Austin. “Simply drove the manufacturing candidate Cybertruck at Tesla Giga Texas,” he wrote.

Tesla Cybertruck

Credit score: Elon Musk

The automobile within the high-resolution image appears, nicely, like a Cybertruck, presumably with a barely extra exact end than we have beforehand seen in photos.

In July, Tesla introduced it began manufacturing of the Cybertruck, and earlier in April, the corporate mentioned it will “most likely” have a Cybertruck supply occasion within the third quarter of the yr. However Tesla nonetheless would not look like prepared to begin delivering the automotive, and the Cybertrucks which can be at present being produced are in truth “release candidates.”

Tesla introduced the Cybertruck in 2019 and since then manufacturing has been delayed a number of instances.


Tesla to have a Cybertruck supply occasion within the third quarter of 2023

In a reply to a touch upon X/Twitter, Musk mentioned the corporate will element the specs, pricing, and the supply date “after we are prepared to take action.”

“Whereas I feel it’s our greatest product ever, it’s a particularly troublesome product to construct. We’re in uncharted territory, as a result of it isn’t like anything,” he wrote.