While the world waits for Elon Musk to reveal the cause of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion, Musk has Tesla Motors news to share today. As reported Elon Musk announced on Twitter on July 6 that an announcement would come by the end of last week. Now week later and there is still no word from SpaceX and Elon Musk on the Dragon CRS-7 mission.
Update: According to a, the mystery Tesla call will be about the Model S. He also announced the SpaceX Falcon 9 explosion update for Monday.
Tesla Motors has invited (via TheVerge) members of the press to a press-conference by phone starting at 2pm ET, today. Telsa did not reveal any details about the topic of the media event, but CEO Elon Musk will be on the call.
Tesla fans are speculating what the company will announce. Predictions range from Model X details, new software update and Gigafactory news. A recent report says that Tesla bought more land next to the grounds of the Gigafactory construction site. Teslarati says that the Tesla Gigafactory could become the largest building on earth.
Whatever Tesla announces today, they got attention. Tesla Motors almost commands the same attention grabbing power as Apple.
The Tesla Model X SUV is the next hot thing from Tesla. Shipment of the Model X is according to Elon Musk starting beginning of the third quarter. The Model X is already on the streets of California as Tesla is doing final testing. Below is video of a Model X sighting from this week in San Jose.
New Model X reservations are having a shipping date of early 2016. Telsa has still not launched an configurator for the Model X.
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