Tesla Model 3 now costs $35,000 if you count incentives and squint really hard


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Still waiting for that $35,000 Tesla Model 3? According to company CEO Elon Musk, it's already here, though you'll have to employ some suspension of disbelief to arrive at that number. 

"Model 3 starting cost now ~$35k (after ~$8k of credits & fuel savings)," Musk tweeted on Wednesday. 

Model 3 starting cost now ~$35k (after ~$8k of credits & fuel savings) https://t.co/46TXqRrsdr

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 6, 2019

If you go to Tesla's order page for the Model 3, you'll see the cheapest, rear-wheel drive with a mid-range battery starting at $34,850. Tesla breaks down the pricing as follows: The car itself costs $42,900, the incentives are $3,750, and gas savings are $4,300.  Read more...

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