Tesla May Offer Model 3 Leasing to Boost Demand: Report
Will you soon be able to lease a Tesla???Electrek is reporting that the electric car maker is planning to launch a leasing program for the Model 3.??It’s an effort to increase demand.??Reportedly employees received an email this week saying this is set to happen “within the next two weeks.”??Chief Executive Elon Musk hinted that leasing could be on the horizon during Tesla’s previous quarterly earnings call.??“It is worth noting that demand to date is with zero leasing.
Obviously, leasing is a way to improve demand, but it makes our financials looks worse.
So we’re not wanting to introduce that right away.
We'll introduce it sometime later this year probably,” he said.??A Tesla spokesperson, however, told Fox Business that the email was “simply an internal document to ensure teams are prepared for when we eventually introduce a leasing option to customers.”????