People take pictures of the newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla's Cybertruck at Tesla Design Centre in Hawthorne, California on November 21, 2019. Photo: AFP

Bookmakers back Tesla electric pickup in Ford tug of war as Elon Musk says pre-orders reach 250,000

  • Tesla claimed it had 455,000 reservations for the Model 3 in 2017 before it started selling and it had sold 275,000 of the cars by the second quarter of this year
Topic |   Electric cars

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People take pictures of the newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla's Cybertruck at Tesla Design Centre in Hawthorne, California on November 21, 2019. Photo: AFP
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The newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla Cybertruck. Photo: Handout via AFP

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says 146,000 orders so far for Cybertruck despite launch event embarrassment

  • The launch of the Cybertruck pickup suffered a setback when its ‘armoured glass’ windows shattered in a much-anticipated unveiling
Topic |   Tesla

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The newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla Cybertruck. Photo: Handout via AFP
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