The Tesla CEO used Twitter to fire back at a group of investors who called for the electric auto maker's board to add two new directors who have no ties to Musk.
The automaker will also unveil a passenger truck within 18 to 24 months, he added. In one of his responses from the same thread, Musk teased that they plan to make anyone enjoy the sun by having the next gen Roadster to be a convertible. Musk said the truck and the bus were in the "early stages of development" and would likely be ready to be revealed this year. That plans appears to have been pushed back a bit, and will undoubtedly be met with huge expectations. Tesla's CEO, the celebrity-billionaire Elon Musk, said, "Model S and X net order growth remains strong, as we are continually evolving our products". Musk discussed both in the second volume of his "master plan" for Tesla. "The important thing is that while everyone is focused on the Model 3, there are a lot of other projects going on at Tesla". Tesla's stock was $304.77 a share in Thursday afternoon trading on Wall Street, valuing the company at $49.2 billion. Tesla Motors overtook General Motors to become the biggest United States automaker by market capitalization April 10, 2017, a sign of how Silicon Valley has captured investor excitement at Detroit's expense. "We are actively engaged in a search process for independent board members, which is something we committed to do several months ago, and expect to announce new additions fairly soon". The company has a history of delays and coming in under promised production.
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Shares in Tesla edged 0.6% higher on Thursday morning to US$298.64.
Musk's reputation is such that within the hour, major news outlets were reporting on it, even though Tesla spokespersons decline to comment further.