2017 Tesla Pickup Truck release date, news
2017 Tesla Pickup Truck is a luxurious hard body truck which it shares the same platform with Ford-F series. The pickup offers a high towing capacity of up to 10,000 pounds. It will adopt an aggressive pickup truck body design and an elegant interior design.
2017 Tesla Pickup Truck Exterior and Interior
The company has not revealed much information concerning the exterior body work for the 2017 Tesla Pickup Truck though from the F-150 of which it borrows its platform, we can anticipate how the exterior will look like. The front end will adopt either black or chrome grill featuring full-length body colored bumper. There will be also LED headlamps featuring large rectangular or oval-shaped fog lamps. The rear end will adopt a large carrier bed, black broad pumper, large tail lights among others. Privacy tint and defroster will be featured on the rear window. The overall cargo space is around 80 cubic feet while the cargo bed size is approximately 5.5 feet. Featuring an overall length of about 228 inches, the 2017 Tesla pickup Truck will adopt a muscular bonnet and adopt a 4-door truck design with a full-length footstep. It will run on 18-inch wheels featuring a large wheel arch and tear and wear resistant tire system.
The interior of the Tesla Pickup Truck adopts an elegant styling. The cabin features a comfortable and spacious designing. The truck has two rows in the interior capable of sitting four passengers comfortably, thanks to the increased leg space. Customers should expect the presence of both three-way and ten-way adjustable ventilated and heated seats which will adopt high-quality leather upholstering for added comfort. 2017 Tesla Pickup Truck the leather upholstering will also be extended to the steering wheel which will feature mounted controls. The luxurious cabin-like dashboard will feature the current infotainment system which adopts HD display. Other features include keyless entry, dual zone climate control, air conditioning, satellite navigation system, cluster gauge, keyless entry and a premium audio system featuring USB interface and Bluetooth audio and phone connectivity.
2017 Tesla Pickup Truck Performance
The manufacturer has not yet revealed the exact powertrain which is going to power the 2017 Tesla Pickup Truck. However, the pickup truck is expected to tow heavy weight and, therefore, the engine which is going to lay under its hood need to be a very powerful electric engine. We suspect that it will be a 2.0-liter V-8 turbocharged engine capable of generating up to around 400 horsepower at 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine will feature a powerful 60 kWh battery. The engine will be made from aluminum materials to reduce its weight hence enhancing the truck’s overall aerodynamic power in towing heavy loads at an enhanced fuel efficiency. The estimated fuel economy is around 20 miles per gallon. 2017 Tesla Pickup Truck there is a high possibility it will be mated to either six-speed manual or automatic transmission. However, there are some rumors that the automaker will fit seven-speed or eight-speed gearbox. The turbocharged engine will be offered in both front-wheel and four-wheel drive variants.
2017 Tesla Pickup Truck Release Date and Price
2017 Tesla Pickup Truck will be released either towards the end of next year or during the first quarter of 2017. The base price is estimated around 40,000 dollars.