Tesla Announces Cybertruck Unveiling Event Ticket Lottery
Tesla, the electric vehicle company founded by Elon Musk, has announced a lottery system for fans who want to attend the unveiling event of its highly anticipated Cybertruck. The event, which will take place on November 21, 2023, at the Tesla Design Center in Hawthorne, California, will showcase the futuristic pickup truck that Musk has described as “a really futuristic-like cyberpunk, Blade Runner pickup truck”.
According to Tesla’s official website, fans who want to attend the event need to register their interest by filling out a form and providing their name, email address, phone number, and country of residence. The registration deadline is November 10, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. PST. Tesla will randomly select 500 winners from the pool of registrants and notify them by email on November 11, 2023. Each winner will receive two tickets to the event and will be responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses.
The Cybertruck unveiling event is expected to draw a lot of attention from the media and the public, as Tesla has been teasing the vehicle for several years. Musk has claimed that the Cybertruck will have a “heart-stopping” design, a “very advanced” battery technology, and a “lot of titanium”. He has also hinted that the vehicle will have some features that are inspired by the sci-fi movie Blade Runner, such as a retractable tailgate ramp and a hidden solar panel roof.
The Cybertruck is Tesla’s attempt to enter the lucrative pickup truck market, which is dominated by Ford, General Motors, and Fiat Chrysler in the US. The vehicle is expected to compete with other electric pickup trucks that are in development, such as the Rivian R1T, the Ford F-150 Electric, and the GMC Hummer EV. Tesla has not revealed the price or the specifications of the Cybertruck yet, but Musk has said that it will be “better than a Ford F-150 in terms of truck-like functionality and be a better sports car than a standard [Porsche] 911”.
Tesla fans who are interested in attending the Cybertruck unveiling event can register their interest on Tesla’s website. Those who are not lucky enough to win the lottery can still watch the event online via Tesla’s YouTube channel or social media platforms. The event is scheduled to start at 8 p.m. PST on November 21, 2023.