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Elon Musk on Making Electric Cars: ‘Prototypes are Easy, Production is Hard’


Elon Musk is known for his witty feedback on social media platforms. Engaging in self-deprecating humor to respond to tweets with eggplant emoji, the CEOs of Tesla and SpaceX made us all laugh again. Previously, many did not believe in his worldview or business skills until he launched the Tesla Roadster in his powerful Falcon Heavy Rocket on his first flight to Facebook, 2018. Since then, his red car has been driven by a space-suited Starman. , The billionaire entrepreneur’s innocuous talent and his indifference to dangers and his testament to the worldview towards him, he travels in space orbit.

So, when Musk says something, everyone pays attention – it’s about cryptocurrency or colonization of the moon. On Monday, he told a Twitter user that what he has achieved with Tesla is not easy to do. From Twitter to Xiaomi, from LG to Sony and from Huawei, from Tesla -, Festival Tachi (ઝUztavtechi), Twitter user, suggests that many tech companies are either manufacturing or preparing to build electric cars.

To which Musk replied, “Prototypes are simple, production is rigorous.”

Many Twitter users supported Musk’s comments.

When Musk joined Tesla as its co-founder and pioneered the electric vehicle market, many did not trust him, saying electric vehicles were not a viable alternative to polluting petroleum vehicles.

In fact, Kasturi himself admitted during a discussion at the D11 conference in 2013 that entering the EV business was “one of the stupidest things you can do”. He said he still got into it because he “saw a huge market” and because it became clear that no major car manufacturer would make electric vehicles.

In a previous tweet, Musk explained a little more about why the journey from prototype to construction was tough. He tweeted, “Tesla and Ford are the only American carmakers who won’t go bankrupt out of 1000 car startups”.

To which, Ford CEO Jim Farrell replied: “Respect.”

Tesla is known as a pioneer in the field of electric vehicles. Its popular electric passenger cars include the Model 3, Model S and Model Y. The company is said to be entering the Indian market soon.


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