San Francisco, Feb 20 (IANS) Cybertruck Owners Club has claimed that the pre-orders for the Tesla Cybertruck have reached five lakh, an average of almost 6,000 each day since November 2019.
After the unveiling, Tesla started taking pre-orders for the truck with a $100 deposit per reservation, news portal Electrek reported on Thursday.
As per report, around 17 per cent of reservation holders want the single motor Cybertruck, which is the less expensive version starting at just $40,000.
The rest 83 per cent want the dual motor and tri-motor versions which starts at about $50,000.
The truck will come in three versions with 250 miles, 300 miles and 500 miles of range, respectively.
The most expensive version of the truck, the Tri Motor AWDrive will be able to carry 3,500 pounds, tow up to 14,000 pounds and go from zero to 60 in 2.9 seconds.
It comes with six seats and features armoured glass and ultra-strong panels that are made of the same alloys found on spacecraft.
Production of the tri-motor variant of the cybertruck is expected to begin in late 2022.