Elon Musk: Tesla Will Retire the Entry-Level Model X and Model S

Electric car maker Tesla has announced that it will no longer sell the entry-level versions of its Model S and Model X models. This was disclosed by the firm’s CEO and founder, Elon Musk, in a tweeted statement. Starting on Monday, Tesla will no longer be taking orders for the 75 kWh version of the Model S & X. If you’d like that version, please order by Sunday night at https://t.co/46TXqRJ3C1 — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 9, 2019 The move will raise prices for the Model S sedan by at least US$15,000 as the base price will rise from US$66,750 to US$87,950. In the case of the Model X SUV, the base price will rise from US$72,950 to US$87,950. Prospective buyers interested in the cheaper versions have until January 13 to order place orders on the Tesla’s website. Phasing out the base-level Model S and Model X cars is likely…

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