Youtube-blogger Simon Geertz decided not to wait for a “real” Tesla pickup truck, and the build your own option on the base Model 3. With the support of rich Benoit of Rich Rebuilds, not just who had been searching a Tesla, Geertz bought a car and got to work.
Bloggers chose Model 3 because of the aluminum body, which is much easier to modify than steel, like the Model X and Model S. the Process of creating pick-up included several stages. The first is the dismantling of the cabin, roof and trunk, the second is getting rid of the “extra” rear strut, and the third installation frame in the back.
Bonus Geertz placed the trunk of welded steel pipes on the roof of the electric vehicle. There is also secured three small spotlights that gave the car a forwarding form. In joke truck called “Tracklog” from the words “Tesla” and “Trak”.
As for the official electric Tesla pickup truck, it will appear not earlier than in a few years. According to Elon musk, the model can be bought for 50 thousand dollars “cheaper”. About the product know the following: she will get a double cabin with six seats, and the power plant will include two electric motors that will provide “mind-blowing torque”. According to preliminary estimates, the reserve electropica will be 650-800 miles.