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Motor Trend live at Gigafactory with Model 3 today!

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by ModelNforNerd, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. ModelNforNerd

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    This is super cool. Even if we don't learn anything new (somewhat likely), it will be cool to see pics from inside the GF.
     
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    EM has a flair for the dramatic. Maybe he will be there to show off the GF and Model 3. Maybe he has "bombshell" news for us.....


    we can dream, right?
     
  4. Boourns

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    200,000 assembled Model 3s waiting for delivery next week.
     
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    Pretty sure he has access to a G-V.....


    But yea....he probably won't be there today, which means we won't get any really cool news, since he loves to be the one sharing that with us.

    UNLESS....he sends a timely tweet, which he has been known to do....
     
  7. wallet.dat

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    The author of that article is a pretentious douche. "we iPhoned Tesla’s PR department" lol seriously?
     
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  8. Boourns

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    Don't see anything wrong with that.

    *This post was typed on a 128GB Nexus 6P, featuring a 5.7-inch, high-resolution WQHD AMOLED display and running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow*
     
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  9. ModelNforNerd

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    but have you installed your April security patch yet.....?
     
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  10. wallet.dat

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    Ha! I see what you did there! :)
     
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    Nice. Also, I was saying boo-urns.
     
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    Ditto. I would love to see the GF.
     
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    MT has a rather inflated opinion of itself, based on all the puffery in that piece.
     
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  14. stopcrazypp

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    They kind of do. See their Apple car article where they made it seem like they got the scoop over everyone else (when it was just something they had some one make up).
     
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  17. stopcrazypp

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    If anyone is on social media with Motor Trend, could you have them take some measurements of the length and width and settle the question (or at least take a perfect side profile shot with something for reference in size)?

    Also, some better pictures of the trunk opening would be helpful (the ones from the event were too dark to see much detail).
     
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    So on the wall Tesla has called it Giggafactory 1... inferring there could be more??
     
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    Yep, gotta be. Several threads out there talking about battery production that would be needed to convert most car sales to EVs.
     
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    Yeah! Another pic of a 3...:)

    Which of course is clearly posted on the sign, NOT TO SHARE...
     
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