Tesla’s biggest overseas market is kind of bored by Model Y

Mar 15, 2019 - Quartz

Tesla’s Chinese fans are pretty underwhelmed by the just-unveiled Model Y.

“Tesla’s Model Y launches today… is it a fat Model 3?” wrote a user on microblogging site Weibo.

On Thursday (March 14) in Los Angeles, Tesla described the latest addition to its lineup, a compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) that will sell for between $39,000 and $60,000. The California-based carmaker’s founder Elon Musk said at the launch event that he expects to sell more Model Y units than the M...