March 15 reveal date will be followed by 2020 production.
Tesla is facing a sudden loss of key leadership at a critical moment when new vehicles, like the Model 3 sedan and upcoming Model Y SUV, are desperately needed to help boost the electric automaker's bottom line. According to a report in Automotive News, Doug Field, Tesla's chief engineer, is taking a six-week break from the company to "recharge" and spend time with his family. While Field has technically not left Tesla — a point reinforced in this Bloomberg news update — the timing o
He still wants to do "something crazy" in the future.
Maybe he Tweeted too soon, but Tesla's Elon Musk let it be known on social media Friday that the future Model Y crossover may also come with "falcon wing" doors. The Tweet has since been deleted.