14 May '18, 12pm

Tesla Model 3 Gross Margins

Tesla Model 3 Gross Margins

Then there’s S, G, and A (sales, general, and administrative). Tesla has recently announced an effort to keep these expenses under careful scrutiny. Sales (think Tesla stores) will increase as Tesla expands, but not nearly at the pace of the growth in revenues. For the “general” category, think expenses such as Superchargers, but once again, these expenses won’t expand nearly as fast as revenues increase. Although some locations such as San Francisco to San Diego have high usage of Superchargers and will require additional Superchargers as Model 3s become common, much of the Supercharger network (at least in the United States) is underutilized and just won’t need additional Superchargers added for quite some time. Further, Tesla is currently paying for the Supercharger electricity for the vast majority of Model S and X recharging events, but owners of Model 3s will pick up...

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