Entry-level Tesla sedan coming in 2015 - report

Tesla's chief designer, Franz von Holzhausen, has revealed some new details about their upcoming BMW 3-Series competitor.

Speaking with Autocar, von Holzhausen said the model could be launched as early as 2015. It will have distinctive styling as the company "will become more experimental as we develop as a brand." We can also expect a base price of approximately $30,000 (€24,570 / £19,400).

Besides talking about the entry-level model, von Holzhausen commented "There will be a time and place for us to develop something around a pick-up. That's a market for which the torque of an electric motor would be ideally suited."

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