A Tesla Cybertruck prototype has been noticed throughout chilly climate testing at New Zealand’s Southern Hemisphere Proving Grounds (SHPG) with what seems to be a trailer connected to it, making it the primary incidence the place the upcoming all-electric pickup is towing one thing.
The images, which have been posted on the Cybertruck House owners Membership discussion board by the person Stumby, don’t present the entire trailer however simply the half towards the tongue, making it unattainable to guage how massive the load is.
Moreover, the noticed prototype has “512” written in blue on the aspect of the physique, which doesn’t appear to imply something particularly and would possibly simply be an inner designation for this specific unit. It’s additionally the world code for Austin, Texas.
Tesla Cybertruck spied whereas towing
Up entrance, there’s a further LED gentle bar mounted on the bumper, presumably for driving at night time on the proving floor, however we will’t assist however surprise if Tesla will supply it as an official accent after the Cybertruck goes on sale.
Beforehand, one other prototype was noticed in the identical place in New Zealand sporting the “604” quantity on its aspect, whereas one other sighting revealed a camouflaged truck with “535” written on it.
“512” was seen as soon as earlier than, probably on the identical car, seeing the way it doesn’t have a wrap this time and it didn’t have a wrap the primary time it was noticed.
Technical particulars in regards to the Cybertruck are virtually nonexistent now, with the corporate deleting the powertrain data from its web site some time again. Nonetheless, from the a number of images and movies shared on-line, we will make some educated guesses and say that Tesla’s all-electric pickup might be out there with all-wheel drive, four-wheel steering, an adaptive air suspension setup, and a smaller-than-expected entrance trunk.
Launch candidate (RC) items are already being assembled on the agency’s Texas Gigafactory, with a particular supply occasion anticipated to occur someday within the subsequent quarter, probably subsequent month, the place we’ll doubtless see the primary customer-intent Cybertruck for the primary time.
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