Tesla to end customer referral program, Elon Musk says
Thursday, 17 January 2019 Tesla’s customer referral program, in which Tesla owners can give their friends a referral code to get six months of free charging via Tesla’s Supercharger network, will be ending March 1st, Elon Musk said in a tweet on Thursday.
The referral program was adding too much cost to Tesla’s cars, especially the Model 3, Musk said in a follow-up tweet. The move comes amid a larger cost-cutting effort by the electric car company. Late last month, Tesla cut prices on the Model 3 in China, and last week, it discontinued the lowest-priced versions of the Model S sedan and Model X SUV.
The Tesla customer referral program will end on Feb 1. If you want to refer a friend to buy a Tesla & give them 6 months of free Supercharging, please do so...
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