28 Mar '14, 11am

Tesla Model X Was Tougher To Design Than Model S, Musk Says

Tesla Model X Was Tougher To Design Than Model S, Musk Says

By Antony Ingram 1,393 views Mar 28, 2014 Follow Antony Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Tesla Model X - Official Debut, Los Angeles, February 2012 Enlarge Photo If the Roadster was Tesla's early gigging days and the Model S the debut release from a hot new band, the Model X crossover could be considered Tesla's 'difficult second album'. Elon Musk has even hinted so himself, suggesting the car presents "a harder design problem than the Model S". According to Bloomberg (via Charged EVs ), Musk blames himself for some of the delays the Model X is undergoing ahead of its production and sales in 2015--a date pushed back from original estimates. "I'm somewhat of a perfectionist" he says, vocalizing the struggle to make something that's normally a bit brash and lumbering--an SUV--both attractive and functional. As a result, Tesla isn't rushing into Model X product...

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