It seems that trial manufacturing of the Tesla Model Y is now in full swing in Gigafactory Texas. This was hinted at in a just lately shared video that includes some uncommon footage of the upcoming plant’s car manufacturing space.
Following the 2021 Annual Shareholder Meeting, Maye Musk posted a couple of clips on her Instagram account. The quick clips featured a number of views of Gigafactory Texas, from its expansive exterior to an space of the ability that was evidently busy. Elon Musk may very well be seen carrying Baby X whereas strolling alongside his brother, Kimbal.
While the submit appears extra like a daily household replace on the Musks, Maye’s Instagram submit additionally featured a uncommon have a look at what appears to be Gigafactory Texas’ freshly-built Model Y manufacturing space. Several Tesla Model Y may very well be seen in varied levels of meeting, and not less than one unit appears to be practically accomplished.
Interestingly sufficient, the Model Ys within the just lately shared clip had been painted black, making them similar to a pre-production Model Y that was briefly shared on-line again in late August. The black Model Y, whose picture was posted on Instagram however shortly deleted later, was reportedly one of many first pre-production items manufactured in Gigafactory Texas.
Considering that Tesla appears to be properly on its approach with the pre-production of the Model Y in Giga Texas, it could not be stunning if accomplished items of the crossover are noticed within the wild within the coming months. Following these exams, it could seemingly be solely a matter of time earlier than manufacturing and buyer deliveries start for the Model Y in Texas.
Tesla initially supposed for its Texas-made Model Y to be launched with 4680 batteries, that are presently being produced in a pilot line on the firm’s Kato Road facility. As Tesla waits for its 4680 batteries to be correctly ramped, nevertheless, speculations are abounding that the corporate might begin Model Y manufacturing in Giga Texas with 2170 cells as a substitute. This is a method that Tesla would even be adopting for Gigafactory Berlin, whose 4680 cell facility remains to be underneath building.
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