Elon Musk was going to make an unusual car that he saw in his childhood in the filming of the famous movie
Eccentric millionaire, the famous inventor swung the car from the movie about the famous agent 007 “the Spy who loved me”.
Tesla has developed a draft car, which James bond went into the water. This was stated by the head of the company Elon Musk. The inventor said that while we are talking about the creation of the exhibition of the specimen, writes Business Insider.
“I think the market for such a vehicle to be small,” – says Musk. He added that the underwater vehicle will create difficult, but technically possible.
Elon Musk said that we are talking about driving a Lotus Esprit which was used in the filming of the bond movie, starring Roger Moore.
“I thought it was the coolest thing I saw in the movie,” said Musk, adding that he also owns this car. According to reports, he bought Lotus in approximately 997 000 dollars at auction in London in 2013.
“As a child in South Africa it was amazing to watch as James bond in “the Spy who loved me” drive his Lotus Esprit off the pier, pushes a button and turns it into a submarine,” shared memory inventor.
He said that he suffered a great disappointment when he found out that the car actually can’t transform.
“I’m going to do is upgrade it with a Tesla electric powertrain and try to make it transformed really,” announced its plans Elon Musk.
He added That it is unlikely that this auto will come into serial production. “Maybe we’ll do a show car, it would be fun,” said Musk.
As previously reported, Tesla will present this year a new car — it is a fully electric pickup truck.
His photo showed on the presentation of the crossover Tesla Model Y.
After the speech of Elon musk at the presentation of the crossover to the audience turned on the soundtrack from the movie “blade Runner”. After about a minute from the beginning of the song, poster fantastic film broke the image of the future electric Tesla pickup truck. Previously, Musk said that in developing the design for the future of the pickup truck, he was inspired by this film.
“Personally I love this pick-up truck. That’s what I’ve been waiting a very long time and like a super-futuristic cyberpunk, which I really wanted. If the machine does not like the audience, I think we would do more than traditional truck in the future, but I this really caught fire,” said Musk.
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