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Website to reserve Model 3 - URL leaked

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by Jason Bourne, Mar 31, 2016.

  1. Jason Bourne

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    I think that's the URL everyone was using in store for reservations. I'm guessing Tesla whitelisted their store IPs, and will open it up to everyone tonight.
     
  3. gregincal

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    That URL is the one the stores use (thus, you know, the word "store"). I highly doubt it has anything to do with the URL that will be used for people to register for the model 3 by themselves.
     
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  4. K-MTG

    K-MTG Sunshade Captain of TMC

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    I believe they are using a VPN
     
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    That's funny because I just got a "reminder" email from Tesla, and it's a copy of the blog post, so it still says 8:30PDT, so they didn't bother updating that. Your post might be worthy of a new thread, by the way. For those who couldn't make it to a store.
     
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    Knee jerk reaction at total reservation count?:)
     
  7. gregincal

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    I also think definitely a good idea. Also it (hopefully) allows me to fully concentrate on the presentation without madly trying to make a reservation at the same time. At the start of the presentation always seemed like an odd time. Either do it earlier or at the end of the presentation.
     
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    new thread posted. :)
     
  9. Jason Bourne

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    The model3.tesla.com/store just worked for me..

    Edit: and my card was charged right away too.
     
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    Same, I was refreshing this page and ordered immediately and copied my info over. I wonder if I made the first online reservation!
     

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    Model S M.D. Ludicrous Radiologist

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    Not sure if that site is legit.... I would stick with Teslamotors.com
     
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    Woo Hoo! Insider information from TMC forum pays off! Reserved 2 minutes early!!!
     
  14. K-MTG

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    go to tesla.com it is legit, Elon even posted on his twitter to go to that site
     
  15. MiamiNole

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    Does Tesla Motors have a copyright on "Tesla" as well?
     
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    that site is hosted on the akamai network, which is a massive content delivery network. There is also code for Stripe all over that page, which is a major credit card processor. Looks legit to me, and clearly Tesla anticipated heavy loads for the reveal and put the video stream and ordering on Akamai to more smoothly handle it.
     
  17. Jason Bourne

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    Do you have a res number in your mytesla.com account?
     

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