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Elon Musk teases the Tesla Model D and ‘something else’ for announcement on Oct 9th

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, is very smart man, but has proven that he has a sense of humour too. In a recent interview, he claimed he wanted to call the Model III the Model E so that Tesla’s line-up would consist of the Model S, E and X. Yes, that’s right – real life’s Tony Stark is also childish and hilarious. So it’s almost poetic irony that Musk would tweet the following regarding the Tesla Model D‘s announcement: About time to unveil the D and something else pic.twitter.com/qp23yi59i6 — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 2, 2014 The tweet set Twitter on fire, not only because Tesla was about the announce something new, but because of the unintentional suggestiveness of the tweet. Suffice to say Musk eventually realized the hilarity of the tweet and posted: I love the Internet. Comments had me literally ROFL. No, it wasn’t intentional. Glad I didn’t mention the other ...

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The Tesla Model III will be Tesla’s entry into mainstream electric cars

There’s been a lot of chatter in the press recently about the Tesla and the Tesla Model S with crazy crashes and lead footed people driving into signs. Now Elon Musk wants to get competitive.  The problem has been its price tag!  The Tesla Model S is not exactly accessible to all walks of life, making its penetration into the mainstream automotive industry somewhat minimal. Cue the $35,000 Tesla Model III. In an interview with AutoExpress, Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, confirmed that Tesla’s third vehicle (after the Model X) is going to be called the Model III: Confirmed: Our Gen III car, due out after Model X, will be named Model 3. http://t.co/PLhUzycSlp pic.twitter.com/noZf17LXre — Tesla Motors (@TeslaMotors) July 16, 2014 The car was previously rumoured to be named the Model E instead, but in a very frank response, Musk revealed exactly why it now called the Model III: “We had the model S for sedan ...

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