What’s up, Elon Musk: Tesla Semi Truck, Tesla Roadster and more


Elon Musk again made everybody talk about his projects. This time, we have really huge news. Nexter sums up what you might miss this week November 10-17.  

Tesla Semi Truck

Starting from Nov. 12 everybody was waiting for new electric truck presentation, as Elon announced it on his Twitter account, as usual. Moreover, he continues to play with the followers, teasing that “It can transform into a robot, fight aliens and make one hell of a latte”.

The innovational vehicle was shown on Thursday evening at an event in Los Angeles. The company declared the truck is safer and more efficient than any diesel-powered heavy duty truck on the market. Tesla plans to produce the vehicles in 2019.

Its key features:

  • 500 miles of range per charge.
  • Can charge up to 400 miles in just 30 minutes when using a Megacharger, which is a new high-speed charger.
  • 0-60 miles per hour in five seconds without a trailer attached.
  • 0-60 miles per hour in 20 seconds while hauling 80,000 pounds of cargo.
  • Can travel in a convoy where one semi leads other vehicles autonomously.
  • 4 motors on the rear axles.
  • Windshield is made of impact resistant glass.

 Tesla Roadster

Another surprise on Thursday evening was a new Tesla sport car.

“The new Tesla Roadster will be the fastest production car ever made, period,” CEO Elon Musk said.

“It will be the first time any car has broken two seconds at 0-60,” Musk added. “It will be the fastest to 100 mph, 4.2 seconds to 100 mph.”

It is expected that new sport car will the first time any production car has broken nine seconds in a quarter-mile.

The base model of the new Roadster will begin pricing at $200,000.

 Elon and Amber are together again?

Having so many fascinating products presented nobody paid attention to that fact Amber and Elon were spotted together having breakfast at Sweet Butter Kitchen in Sherman Oaks on Thursday. Does it mean they back together? We’ll see.


Source: .dailymail.co.uk

Noticeable, that recently in the interview with Rolling Stones Musk unveiled that ‘She broke up with me more than I broke up with her, I think,’ the 46-year-old said. ‘I was really in love, and it hurt bad.’ He added that he was in ‘severe emotional pain’ for several weeks after.

SpaceX secret mission

SpaceX Falcon 9 was planned to be launched from Kennedy Space Center and it is a mystery mission. The mission called ‘Zuma’ and there are any details about it as no government entity has claimed it. it is reposted that SpaceX has delayed its next launch from the Kennedy Space Center until at least Friday night.


Source: Flickr/ SpaceX

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