On U.S. roads was seen a new version of the Tesla truck Semi

Will look like an electric truck Tesla was known long before the official presentation of 16 November 2017. This is not surprising — hardly any company would be able to keep secret the design of a huge truck. If, before the presentation, they were able to get it on the testing grounds, then after the event they were spotted directly on a busy road. Today people know about the existence of only two versions of the truck, but appeared on the Internet photo proves that there are more.

The first known people version is a silver truck with a high cab fairing. The second option has a matte body that looks leaner and stronger than the first modification. They were both observed during the transport of batteries for cars Tesla Model 3 of the plants Gigafactory in Nevada to a plant in Fremont.

The third version of the truck, which previously no one knew, was captured in photos by Reddit user. The truck, painted in red color, moved across the 405 in Los Angeles. The body design is not much different from the matte design of the model — upstairs as there is no fairing. Are there differences between them in terms of technical equipment is not known. Perhaps the witness photographed just a repainted version of the truck, but since the official release of tractors Tesla has not yet taken place, the company could make technical improvements.

Start of production is scheduled for 2019. The company intends to sell a version with a power reserve of 480 km 150 000, and modification of 800 km — for $ 180,000. Also, the manufacturer intends to release a limited edition Founders Series cost $ 200,000. This information was announced over a year ago and it is possible that the company will change the terms and price depending on the scale of the changes.

Want to be aware of all the news in science and technology?