Tesla hikes U.S. costs throughout automotive fashions By Reuters
© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Mannequin Y automobiles are pictured through the opening ceremony of the brand new Tesla Gigafactory for electrical automobiles in Gruenheide, Germany, March 22, 2022. Patrick Pleul/Pool by way of REUTERS/File Picture
(Reuters) – Tesla (NASDAQ:) Inc raised costs for all its automotive fashions in the US, its newest value hike amid ongoing international supply-chain points.
The electrical carmaker elevated its Mannequin Y long-range value to $65,990 from $62,990, its web site confirmed on Thursday, after delaying the deliveries of some long-range fashions in the US by as much as a month.
The worth hike comes as prices of uncooked supplies have surged, together with aluminium that’s utilized in automobiles.
Tesla Chief Govt Officer Elon Musk has warned in regards to the threat of a recession in current weeks. Earlier this month, Musk stated he had a “tremendous dangerous feeling” in regards to the economic system and stated Tesla wanted to chop 10% of jobs on the firm.
(The story corrects paragraph 4 to say Musk stated Tesla wanted to chop 10% jobs, not that it has lower 10% jobs)