Elon Musk explained why Tesla Cybertruck glass cracked during the presentation

Presentation of a pickup truck Tesla Cybertruck, which took place on 22 November, was full of not very pleasant surprises. Of course the most memorable moment of testing of armored glass that despicable cracked unable to withstand the attack of the metal ball.

Then, on stage, Musk joked that the ball was thrown too hard, but promised to correct the misunderstanding prior to launch of a pickup in production. Later, the head of Tesla in his Twitter still explained why the cracked glass.

The fact that before throwing the ball, design Director Franz von Holzhausen was hit with a sledgehammer on the door to prove their strength. Musk claims that because of this cracked glass-based, so in the end it does not itself resist the stroke of the ball.

Also note that before the presentation Holzhausen experienced glass strength in the same way, and then it passed. At the same time, it remains unclear why it cracked the second window, because the back door with a sledgehammer beat.

By the way, the network already had pretty good laugh on an unusual design Cybertruck from Elon musk. We have gathered for you the funniest memes in here.

Ordering Cybertruck

Interestingly, since the presentation is already decorated over 200 thousand pre-orders on electric pickup truck from Tesla.

Now pickup from Tesla you can pre-order in three versions:

  • The base model is equipped with one engine and rear-wheel-drive, power reserve of up to 400 km on a single charge. The car can accelerate to 100 km/h in 6.5 seconds. To produce the model will begin in 2021 and it will go on sale with a price tag of 39 $ 900.
  • A pickup truck with two engines, all-wheel drive, a power reserve of up to 480 kilometers will be able to accelerate to 100 km/h in less than 4.5 seconds. This modification will also descend from the conveyor in 2021 and will cost 49 900 dollars.
  • All-wheel drive version with three engines, a resource of approximately 800 kilometers will dial a “hundred” on the speedo in just 2.9 seconds. This version of the electric car will be available in 2022 at a price of 69 900 dollars.