The new pickup truck Cybertruck was unveiled in LA. The uniquely shaped auto pickup truck was viewed with mixed emotions at the unveiling.
The demonstration went on well during the unveiling until a metal ball cracked up the side window of the vehicle.
Musk had asked the design head to throw a little metal ball on the vehicle window to show the strength of the window glass. But to the surprise of the onlookers, the metal ball crack broke through the glass window.
Further, Wall Street was not much impressed with the design of the new vehicle. But Musk expects users to look past Wall Street worries. The trapezoid shape of the car was mocked by various people when it was unveiled for use. However, some appreciate the new automobile design.
However, Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla has announced that there are new orders that augur well for the truck. He says that he has received 250,000 pre-orders for his new Cybertruck.
The new vehicle was unveiled in Los Angeles to demonstrate the ability of the new vehicle.
The Cybertruck is said to cost less than other vehicles. While the ordinary models are expected to be priced at $40,000, it has higher versions ranging at $69,000 too.
Musk says that there are around 200,000 orders for the Cyber trucks. The Cybertruck has a unique design for a pickup truck and Musk expects consumers to be impressed by the modern-looking car.
The newly introduced electric truck is expected to replace conventional cars. It is expected to bring in more jobs. About 22 million jobs are expected that will bring in high activity to $12.3 trillion in the market.
Ford and GM are also planning to introduce their own electric pickup truck. As both Ford and GM have loyal followers, it is expected that Tesla may face tough competition from these auto giants.