The Tesla Model Y in Europe
As for the Model Y, Tesla takes a completely different approach to its release in new markets.
Until recently, the company was starting production of a new one vehicle at its factory in Fremont. He then began deliveries to North America, and as soon as production increased at the factory, he continued deliveries to other areas.
However, Tesla plans to launch the electric SUV, Model Y only in Europe and Asia when it achieves local production.
Tesla has already started production of the Model Y at Gigafactory in Shanghai and now the electric SUV is being delivered to China.
Then the model will be released in Europe, but to reach the new vehicle on the old continent, Tesla has to start production at the company's brand new Gigafactory in Berlin.
Tesla has now informed him web configurator Model Y in Europe to show a more accurate delivery schedule for the "instruments of 2021".
It was only updated in "2021" and may mark the start of production in a few months at the Gigafactory in Berlin.
The Model Y is expected to have several new ones technologies.
First of all, it will be equipped with Tesla's new 4680 battery, which has a tab-free design that allows for a larger form factor among other improvements.
This is a new structural battery design, where the packaging is used as a structural part of the vehicle frame.
Finally, the new Model Y produced at Gigafactory Berlin will be built with far fewer spare parts than its counterpart on USA.
The front and rear of the body will be made of different pieces, made in a "Giga Press»And are connected to each other by the structural battery.
These changes are expected to significantly simplify the production of the electric vehicle, reduce costs and create a more efficient vehicle.
Recently the CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk, shared the progress made at Gigafactory Berlin, which now seems ready to start production on the Model Y in a few months.