Tesla discontinued sales of the electric Model S 60 and 60D
As it became known, on April 16th, the people willing to buy electric car Tesla Model S will no longer be possible to purchase the most affordable version of the Model S 60 and 60D.
In a newsletter to its clients, Tesla Motors announced that these models will disappear from the catalog of the company «to facilitate the ordering process for new users».
Recall that Tesla offered the sedan with a battery capacity of 60 kWh from 2012 to 2015, after which the replaced version of the Tesla Model S 70D. Last year, again began selling the Model S 60 for $66000 and Model S 60D for $71000.
But in fact, the capacity of the batteries of the Model S 60 and Model S 60D equal to 75 kW•h and 60 kW•h her limit programmatically. Users have the option to remove the restriction for an additional fee.
In Tesla noted that the vast majority of buyers of the Tesla Model S 60 and Model S 60D then remove the limitation, so the company sees no reason to take further.
Writes Edgadget, some lucky people will get the first Tesla Model 3 already this year.