Tesla wants to show off a prototype of an electric pickup this year and it’s working on bringing the Model Y and Class 8 semi truck into production.
But really, who cares about any of that because Tesla apparently has a design for a submarine car just sitting around collecting dust.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk mentioned the electric submarine car in response to a question during the company’s annual shareholder’s meeting Tuesday in Mountain View, Calif. The shareholder asked whether Tesla had considered building an aquatic car, meaning a vehicle that could travel on roads, and then transition into or under water.
It turns out a design exists for a submarine car inspired by the Lotus Esprit featured in the James Bond film, the Spy