Tesla, the world’s largest producer of electric cars, has raised the price of its vehicles by thousands of dollars in just the past two weeks as.
The listed prices of several new Tesla models climbed Tuesday, according to the company website, compared to the prices from March 1. Tesla CEO Elon Musk hinted earlier at why prices are rising, saying in a tweet Sunday that the company is “seeing significant recent inflation pressure in raw materials and logistics.”
Tesla’s Model X now costs $114,900, a jump of more than $10,000. The Model S price has risen by $5,000, to $99,990; the Model 3 Performance price by $3,000, to $61,990; and the Model Y price by $4,000, to $62,990.