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Will the disaster in Japan affect the completion of the Model S?

Discussion in 'Model S' started by Fr23shjive, Mar 27, 2011.

  1. Fr23shjive

    Fr23shjive Member

    Sep 20, 2010
    Southern California
    As Japan Shutdowns Drag On, Auto Crisis Worsens - CNBC

    Considering the partnership that Tesla has with Toyota and impact that Toyota has on the auto industry, will this cause a delay in the completion and delivery of the Model S'?
  2. doug

    doug Administrator / Head Moderator

    Nov 28, 2006
    Probably not. At least I hope not. Hopefully all that will be cleared up by the time the Model S enters production. With 20 Alphas and eventually 50 Betas, that low a volume shouldn't be affected.
  3. AnOutsider

    AnOutsider S532 # XS27

    Apr 3, 2009
    I tend to agree. We're almost a year out from any sizable production I'd guess

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