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Tesla Cybertruck breaking down at Supercharger offers dimension comparability with F-150 Raptor

A Tesla Cybertruck couldn’t cost at a Supercharger station within the Mojave desert and needed to be towed, nevertheless it gave us a half-decent dimension comparability with Ford F-150 Raptor.

Tesla presently has a big fleet of Cybertruck prototypes present process testing within the wild forward of the beginning of deliveries on the finish of subsequent month.

As anticipated in any car testing program, a few of these automobiles break down.

It has given us alternatives to get a better have a look at the electrical pickup truck at instances, like a primary have a look at Cybertruck’s suspension.

Now a Cybertruck Proprietor’s Membership member, CHC, noticed a prototype on the Mojave, CA Supercharger and stated that the Cybertruck was caught there:

Was fortunate sufficient to identify the Cybertruck on the supercharger in Mojave, CA. Simply after I pulled up a tow truck arrived. Apparently the truck wouldn’t cost. I spoke briefly to the engineer who was a pleasant man and comparatively open. He stated that he actually didn’t know the vary, as all RCs solely show battery percentages, however stated one thing alongside the traces of “nearly as good as or higher than a Mannequin X”. He additionally stated he didn’t know the value, and even prompt that Tesla was nonetheless figuring that out.

I wouldn’t give an excessive amount of weight to what the Tesla staff are saying as a result of they’re instructed to not reveal something forward of the supply occasion.

CHC shortly parked his Ford F-150 Raptor subsequent to the car to aim to do a fast dimension comparability, which is admittedly not excellent:

On the higher-end of its configuration, the Cybertruck is anticipated to compete with efficiency pickup vehicles, just like the Raptor.

We are able to see that the Raptor is definitely larger, however the Cybertruck’s geometry makes it look definitely wider within the again.

CHC famous that the Cybertruck “appears to be like greater in individual” and added that he believes its a full-size truck.

They ended up utilizing rollers to maneuver the truck out of the Supercharger stall because it apparently couldn’t cost:

The discharge candidate prototype featured some aero hub cap, that are anticipated to make it to the manufacturing model as Tesla makes an attempt to make the rugged truck as aerodynamic as doable.

Tesla will maintain a supply occasion for the Cybertruck on November 30. On the occasion, the automaker is anticipated to lastly launch the ultimate specs and pricing for the electrical pickup truck.

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