It turns out that Tesla has a design of the underwater vehicle
This year, Tesla plans to show a prototype electric pickup truck, as well as working on the launch of the production of tractors type Model Y and Class 8. But who cares, when Tesla has a design of the underwater vehicle, which is just gathering dust in the closet. CEO of Tesla Elon Musk mentioned underwater electric car, answering a question during the annual shareholders' meeting on Tuesday in Mountain View, California.
One of the shareholders asked whether Tesla is considering the creation of a water machine that is a vehicle that can travel on the roads, and then move into the water or on the water. It turned out that the company has a design of underwater machines, inspired by Lotus Esprit, shown in the James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me."
Tesla will do underwater machines?
"I thought it was a very cool thing," said Musk. He added that he owns the car from the film.
Musk says that the technical opportunity to have a working version, but "I think that the market for this is very small - a small, but enthusiastic."
However, the mask will not give up everything and engage in the creation of underwater machines. He says he does not want to be distracted. However, once the show version of the chips may appear. Recall also that Elon Musk wants to release cyberpunk pickup Tesla. The fact that the Tesla company intends to release its own pick-up, it became known in December 2017 year. A month later, Elon Musk announced that the car will be bigger than the Ford F-150 and receive a kind of "breakthrough" feature. It was noted that the details of the upcoming new product will be opened between October 2018 and April 2019. It seems that this moment has come - in an interview Recode entrepreneur announced that the pickup can be so packed that some people hardly dare to buy it.
It was noted that the appearance of the car will be inspired by the movie "Blade Runner" and will contain an enormous amount of titanium. Back in August Elon admitted that the pickup was his personal favorite among the planned company car. Since in this project once it has a strong interest, the car hardly will gain mass popularity. However, it should not be afraid - then the company will release a normal version of a pickup truck.
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