Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): 60kWh Model S is now available in China

Posted May 28, 2014

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) initially released the 85 kWh and P85 version of the Model S in China. The 85 kWh was priced at $121,000 in China, which included shipping and taxes.

Now Tesla Motors is letting Chinese consumers buy the entry-level 60 kWh Model S in China. The 60 kWh Model S is available in China with a starting price of 648,000 yuan (around$104,000 USD).

The wait times for the 60 kWh version in China is at around 3 to 4 months. Only residents of Beijing and Shanghai can take delivery of the Model S. Tesla Motors has only one showroom in China, which is in Beijing. However, Tesla said that more will be opening in other cities soon.