It looks like Tesla Pickup Truck Concept is next model in the line. The ambitious electric carmaker from California plans to overtake complete car market in the U.S. and trucks are definitely one of the most important segments. The share of these vehicles on the market is critical, so there is no surprise that Tesla prepares its own model for this occasion.Far, we don’t know exact details but it seems that the new Pickup Truck Concept will be a full-size truck. This will be definitely the most challenging segment for Tesla so far.
Tesla Pickup Truck Concept design is still unknown
It is hard to even to imagine at the moment how the new Tesla Pickup Truck Concept will look like. Of all, it is almost for sure that the new truck will enter the most competitive segment, the class of full-size trucks.What will Tesla Pickup Truck Concept have to offer? Most likely, this truck will ride on a unibody architecture, which could be a big deficiency compared to conventional trucks.
Tesla Pickup Truck Concept powertrain
It seems pretty natural for Tesla Pickup Truck Concept to use the same powertrain as Model X. To remind you, this crossover uses a pair of 260-hp electric motors, one for each axle, which is more than enough for great performances. We could expect something similar in the Tesla Pickup Truck Concept.
Speaking of batteries, we are pretty sure that the production version will come with multiple options. Expect even some extra-long range version, capable to make over 250 miles on a single charge.
Tesla Pickup Truck Concept performances
We are still not aware how capable Tesla Pickup Truck Concept will be. This automatically means a smaller bed, so new truck could be in a range with smaller models like Colorado when it comes to payload capacity. It is important to mention that the new model should feature a unibody architecture.
Tesla Pickup Truck Concept release date
As we mentioned, this model should come right after the new mid-size crossover Model Y. So, we could expect to see the Tesla Pickup Truck Concept maybe already this year. In any case, a production version of this truck is almost certain.