Tesla showed the public on November 21, 2019 its new unusual model – “electric pickup” Cybertruck. This event took place in Los Angeles. The car was presented in the company’s studio at 8 pm (07:00 Moscow time). Simulated for Terminator Elon Musk personally showed the most anticipated new product of this year.
If we take the structure and design, then the car turned out to be revolutionary in its class, although there are some issues regarding non-standard solutions that affect safety and practicality. The sale of the new electric pickup truck will begin at the end of 2021. But you can place an order today.
2022 Tesla Cybertruck Review
In November, Elon Musk swung into the holy of holies of the American car market – the niche of pickups. However, Tesla specialists traditionally approached the design with some non-standard features.
Elon’s team did not begin to repeat the already familiar structure of pickups Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado or RAM 1500, already built for almost 100 years. They decided to go their own way. The result could surprise!
2022 Cybertruck Exterior
The Tesla Pickup Truck electric car got no frame. It looks like a “home” like a Stealth plane. All exterior panels have a flat surface for a reason. The support body which in Tesla is called an exoskeleton is made of high strength steel. He was not afraid of being hit with a sledgehammer and even gunfire.
As for the Tesla Pickup flat glasses, they have higher strength than traditional glasses. Elon Musk said the pickup had the same material used in the SpaceX space rocket.
The machine was made of steel and was able to withstand blows with sledgehammers or shots from 9mm guns.
This car does not look like an ordinary pickup truck. Elon Musk said that this novelty is similar to the futuristic armored personnel carrier from the movie “Blade Runner”. The novelty features a straight roof at an angle, an angled body and increased ground clearance.
The door panel during the presentation is checked with a large impact resistant hammer. Tesla Cyber has Armor Glass. A steel ball was thrown into it during testing. Even though the glass was badly cracked, the projectiles could not get through.
2022 Tesla Cybertruck Colors
This is the available 2022 Tesla Cybertruck exterior color options, check the colors list below:
- Straw – Yellow Colors
- Papaya – Orange Colors
- Magnetic – Brown Colors
- Bleu de France – Blue Colors
- Rosso Corsa – Red Colors
- Black Edition – Black Colors
- Snow – White Colors
- British Racing – Green Colors
- Space – Gray Colors
How big is the 2022 Cybertruk dimension?
The Tesla Cybertruck is 5,885 millimeters long, 2,027 millimeters wide and 1,905 mm high. The cargo compartment features a hinged rear door with an openable platform. It is covered with a rigid sliding curtain, which receives electric propulsion. Sturdy metal blinds can also be used to load ATVs, which will likely appear on the Tesla model list soon.
On the back, you can even charge it from the Tesla Cybertruck. The compartment is 1,981 millimeters long. The volume under the curtain is 2.8 m3. The rear window folds down for direct access to the cargo area. Carrying capacity at the level of 1588 kilograms. In general, the Tesla Pickup Truck looks a bit like the American military F-117 aircraft. Long option, most likely, is not available, since the design of the car has no frame.
How Much is the 2022 Cybertruck Towing Capacity?
Under the hood of the Tesla Pickup, there is an extra luggage compartment. For the little things, they provide holes on the side. The Tesla Cybertruck can tow trailers from 3.4 to 6.35 tonnes, depending on the option selected.
No external mirror, Tesla technicians decided to use a video camera instead. Hidden door handle. This is done to achieve a flat side surface. The body has received integrated elements from the autonomous drive system.
2022 Cybertruck Interior
In general, pickup trucks are designed for work on farms or construction sites. Now you can find cars that prioritize comfort levels, but Elon has found a balance. This salon stands out for its classic Tesla style. It is minimalistic and spacious.
The interior of the new Tesla electric pickup truck surprises with the presence of luxurious seats, 120-220V power outlets and a large touch screen optimized for work and play.
6 people can fit inside according to the 3 + 3 formula. As for the front panel, it looks like a marble worktop, which is the large screen of the Tesla Model 3 “screwed”. In addition, there is a housing for a compact, rectangular steering wheel that is perfect for both interior and display.
2022 Cybertruck Power Unit
The entry-level trim, which starts at $ 39,900, has one electric motor in the rear axle (power unspecified). Thanks to this electric motor, it accelerates from zero to 60 mph (96.56 km / h) in just 6.5 seconds. The top speed is 177 kilometers per hour. On a single charge, the Tesla Pickup is capable of driving approximately 402 kilometers in an EPA cycle (battery capacity is also not shown).
As for the four-wheel-drive twin-engine Cybertruck, which starts at $ 49,900, its maximum speed is 193 kilometers per hour. From rest to 60 mph, the car accelerates in 4.5 seconds. The new Tesla Cybertruck covers 482 kilometers on a single charge.
But the top-end configuration costs $ 69,900. He received 3 electric motors (one at the front and 2 at the back). Such a power plant makes it possible to accelerate to 60 mph in 2.9 seconds. The maximum speed limit is at 209 kilometers per hour. Without recharging, the electric pickup traveled 804 kilometers.
2022 Cybertruck Chassis
The new 2019 Tesla pickup offers adaptive air suspension. Its top position allows a distance of 406 millimeters. The following entry and exit angles are stated – 35 and 28 degrees, respectively.
Most likely, these figures are shown when the suspension position is in the “basic version”, and if the car is “raised”, the angle will obviously become bigger. It is clear that all the questions about cross-country capability disappear into the background, especially if you consider that the bottom of the pickup is flat. On a hard surface, the company promises excellent handling.
How Much is 2022 Cybertruck Price?
Max said the novelty would cost at least $ 49,000 and they could keep their word. Here is the current situation:
- The single engine RWD is priced at $ 39,900.
- Dual Motor AWD version for $ 49,900.
- The Tri-Motor AWD model costs $ 69,900.
When is 2022 Cybertruck Release Date?
Although serial production of the Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup truck will begin soon, the car won’t be delivered until the end of 2021. Expensive modifications can only appear in the second half of 2022.
Disclaimers: Cybertruck color is only an estimate, there is no clear news mentioning the availability of the colors. However, if we find valid information about it, we will update it as soon as possible.