The Tesla Model Y will have three rows of seats and hold seven passengers. Each second-row seat folds flat independently, creating flexible storage for skis, furniture, luggage and more. The liftgate opens to a low trunk floor that makes loading and unloading easy and quick.
There will be versions priced from $39,000 to $61,000.
The first versions will be released in the fall of 2020.
It will take 3.5 seconds to go from 0 to 60 mph. There will be 220 mile and 300-mile range versions.
The compact SUV segment is about 20% of car sales in China and the crossover vehicle is 40% of the US market. It is the largest car segment in the US.
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