“If the Tesla Model 3 will be successful, I can copy their formula, add Italian design and the new car will hit the market in the course of the year,” said Marchionne. He added that Fiat is still not too late to get involved in a race of electric cars. “Better to be late than sorry” – he explained. Note that in the American market sells Fiat electric 500e compact hatchback, the prices of which start from 31,8 thousand dollars.
Tesla has estimated that in its first week of accepting orders for the sedan Model 3, the American automaker earned $ 14 billion – the number of applications exceeded 325 thousand.