Elon Musks Tesla Inc. TSLA on Thursday announced more updates for its pricier electric cars, including an Ultra-Red paint option and high-visibility glass roof.

What Happened: In a Twitter thread, Tesla posted the new features added to its lineup for the Model S and Model X. The company also said improved brake pads had been inserted into the Plaid S and X models.

The new glass roof would be a "high-visibility one that weighs less and lets in five times more light than before while retaining the same UV protection.

Our new ModelS roof glass lets in more light, allowing a clearer view of the sky, day or night, while maintaining the same level of heat and UVprotection, Tesla said.

Customers will now also have a round steering option instead of just the yoke.

More updates:
Glass roof now weighs less & lets in 5x more light with same level of UV protection. This also improves handling as it helps low center of gravity

Plaid S & X come with improved brake pads with higher thermal capacity = better overall braking performance

– Tesla (@Tesla) March 9, 2023

See Also: Best Electric Vehicle Stocks

Why It Matters: Twitter users have flagged the absence of autopilot hardware in the new feature update.

Earlier this week, Tesla reportedly began rolling out a new Full Self-Driving Beta version 11 software update.

Tesla also chopped prices on bot Model S and Model X between 4% to 9%.

Price Action: On Thursday, Tesla shares closed 4.99% lower at $172.92 and fell 1.75% after-hours, according todata from Benzinga Pro.

Also Read: Tesla Sell-Off Could Extend For 4th Straight Session: Why Stock Is Heading Lower In Thursdays Premarket

Articles You May Like

Police want instant roadside bans for drug and drink drivers caught over the limit
Google pauses Gemini AI image generator after it created inaccurate historical pictures
Google to start manufacturing Pixel smartphones in India by next quarter
Sony to release a ‘Pro’ version of the PlayStation 5 this year after cutting outlook, analysts say
Home secretary apologises after ‘Israel’ scribbled out on baby’s birth certificate