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How long before delivery do Tesla register the new cars


MY Red/White/Gems
Jan 12, 2022
Wandsworth London

To new Model Y owners who have recently taken delivery, (congratulations), could please tell me how long before you received the new car was it registered by Tesla?

I notice on Autotrader, new model Ys offered for sale (at a healthy premium). They have all been registered in February, thereby missing out on the 22 plate and yet are not available until various times in March. Is this due to early registration while the cars are still enjoying their high seas cruise?

Additionally, are their any pitfalls of which you are aware, in buying an "unused" Tesla in this way?

Thank you.

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