TCI Transportation Places Order For 50 Tesla Semis
TCI Transportation, the California-based leasing & renting company, placed one of the biggest reservation to date for the Tesla Semi at 50 units.
Together with previous public announcements (for at least 10 Semis or more), Tesla already received more than 500 reservations (probably a lot more if we included smaller placements and privately placed orders).
The base 300-mile version of the Semi starts at $150,000, while the longer-range 500-mile version starts from $180,000. The orders book must be filled with well over $100 million in cash already (a drop in the bucket compared to the billions expected).
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The latest reservation by TCI Transportation is promising because various companies will be able to lease or rent the Tesla Semi, even if they didn’t decide to get in the reservation queue on time.
TCI has invested in ordering 50 (YES, 50!!) of the new Tesla Electric Semi trucks!!! Pictured are our very own TCI Co-President's, Ryan and Andrew Flynn – taking this bad boy out for a spin!!! #TeamTCI #Tesla #TeslaElectricSemi #TeslaSemi #TCITransportation pic.twitter.com/bNRekZqMfO
— TCI Transportation (@TCI_Leasing) April 6, 2018