In an interview, Sergio Marchionne stated that if the Tesla Model 3 turns out to be as successful as it seems, is willing to copy the formula and make a model similar to ‘the Italian’
Andl new Tesla Model 3, not for hoarding reserves for a few days of submission, accumulating already 400.000 orders. This is of course not left indifferent the man of a thousand sweater black.
according to what is said in the Italian daily Corriere della Sera, in the framework of the meeting of shareholders of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Sergio Marchionne said he’s not ashamed to say that if the Model 3 is cost-effective with a retail price in the united States has been set at $ 35,000, is willing to copy the formula, add an Italian design and bring it to market within a year.
however the words of Marchionne should be taken with caution, despite the admiration that the Italian feels for Elon Musk, the Model 3 is still an enigma.
Marchionne said that he is shocked by the amount of reserves, but considers that, in the end, there are that sell cars and make money with them and that is something that the ‘Boss’ knows very well after the bad experience with the Fiat 500e marketed in the united States, that lead to a loss of $ 14,000 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles for each unit sold.