Tesla Roadster release candidates to hit the streets as early as summer


By Maria Merano

Posted on January 28, 2021

Release candidates for the next-generation Tesla Roadster may hit the streets later this year. On the heels of the Tesla Model S Plaid+ release, Elon Musk reminded everyone that there is still much to look forward to this year. 
“Finishing engineering this year, production starts next year. Aiming to have release candidate design drivable late summer,” the Tesla CEO replied when asked about the Roadster on Twitter.  
“Tri-motor drive system & advanced battery work were important precursors,” he added. Th