The Tesla Cybertruck appears to be reaching its final form, at least before it enters production.
While addressing an inquiry from an institutional investor about the development of the Cybertruck during Tesla’s Q4 FY 2020 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk confirmed almost all of the work surrounding the all-electric pickup’s engineering has been completed, and the upcoming all-electric pickup’s design is already fixed.
“So we finished almost all of the Cybertrack engineering. So we’re no longer iterating at the design center level or design level. We’ve got the designs fixed,” Musk said.
Just recently, Musk posted about the all-electric pickup’s door handles, which he noted would be flush to the steel of the vehicle. This would make the all-electric pickup quite stunning in the flesh, and unabashedly futuristic.
Considering Musk’s recent statements and posts, it appears it will likely be only a matter of time before the Cybertruck’s final design is released.
Considering its design is already fixed, Tesla would now only need to perform various tweaks into the all-electric pickup before it could be rolled out fully to consumers. Tesla is already getting the pieces ready to make this a reality.
As noted by Musk in the recent Q4 FY 2020 earnings call, Tesla will soon acquire the equipment necessary to produce the all-electric pickup truck en masse. The progress of Gigafactory Texas, where the Cybertruck will be produced, has also been...