I did not intend to upset anybody. Ill should have worded it better. But I never claimed you faked anything. You brought that up.
My claims are:
1. Reservation number grew by more than 7.5M.
2. The fee is $100
3. The order agreement references to No Resellers. The order agreement on my...
... and the Pre-Order Agreement states that:
No Resellers; Discontinuation; Cancellation. Tesla and its affiliates sell cars directly to end-consumers, and we may unilaterally cancel any order that we believe has been made with a view toward resale of the Vehicle or that has otherwise been made...
Just ordered a second CT. The reservation number is ~7,556,000 higher than my first order which was made on Nov 23, 2019.
The reservation was still $100. So the rumors of an increase to $250 fee are totally false.
I seriously doubt it will stop the flipping. If someone ordered 10 or 100 CTs with the intention of flipping, how would this deter them? That's the downside of having a $100 fully refundable reservation fee. No risk. Tesla would have to stifle the buyers somehow.
I see it being implemented in phases:
1. I want my CT to follow me home from the mailbox. It won't because it's a public street. I need the exercise.
2. CT should follow me in a field so I can hunt quail and have my ammo and ride home near by. Like a faithful steed.
3. CT needs to be able...