Tesla reveals Model X, opens store on Country Club Plaza


Tesla unveiled its Model X SUV to the public Thursday.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After a year-long delay, automaker Tesla is showing off its first SUV.

The automaker unveiled the Model X to customers Thursday after almost two years of delays.

The company says more than 30,000 customers have already reserved one of the new cars.

The Model X ‘s top-of-the-line signature series costs $132,000 dollars.

The new SUV comes equipped with a number features such as a unique falcon-wing rear doors. But a spokesperson from Tesla says the most important feature about the vehicle is its safety.

The company said the Model X ‘s release was delayed because of complications.

The first retail location in Kansas City will open at Country Club Plaza. Grand opening weekend will be Oct. 16-18 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.



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