- 20% cheaper than diesel
- faster (smooth underside, greater power, greater acceleration, sustained uphill speeds)
- recharged in half an hour, using a new network of Tesla megachargers, powered entirely by the sun, with guaranteed fixed price of 7 cents/kWh.
- 1 million mile breakdown guarantee
- unbreakable windscreen.
- will stop automatically if driver has medical emergency
- has 500 mile range (twice the distance of the average semi trip distance)
- recharges in half an hour.
- starts shipping in 2019 (but we must allow for Elon time)
As for the new roadster .... wow!
Have a look at the short version of the presentation, below.