Tesla’s Model 3 will be ready ahead of schedule

Posted on: July 3rd, 2017 by ABC News No Comments

Tesla(NEW YORK) — Tesla’s latest electric vehicle is getting ready to make its debut earlier than expected.

Elon Musk, the automaker’s CEO, announced on Monday that the first Model 3 will roll off the production line this Friday.

“Model 3 passed all regulatory requirements for production two weeks ahead of schedule. Expecting to complete SN1 on Friday,” Musk tweeted.

The sedan is touted as Tesla’s “most affordable car yet,” with a starting price of $35,000. The automaker says the Model 3 can travel 215 miles on a single charge and go from 0 to 60 mph in under six seconds.

Musk anticipates having 100 cars by August and more than 1,500 by September.

“Looks like we can reach 20,000 Model 3 cars per month in Dec,” he tweeted.

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