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I believe or at least hope it will as well. You bring a good point as there are no side mirrors. It’s a necessity for a second display in the drivers immediate view if cameras replace the side mirrors. I’m crossing my fingers and keeping hope.

I mean if this thing will be used for rugged terrain driving let’s help keep the drivers eyes on the terrain and not the center of the vehicle.

I think the dashboard will change as no one has shown how the side view cameras are displayed.... if cameras are approved instead of mirrors which I hope they are.
 

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You guys think there’s any possibility of Tesla adding a second display over the steering wheel?
It's something on my wishlist, but I think that's less likely than an on windshield HUD option, which I'd buy in a heartbeat if for no other reason that "the rule of cool".
 
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Not sure so ask8ng, is it touch screen shifting between Forward, Reverse, etc?
 

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Could be but doubt it based on the fact that all the current Tesla vehicles do gear shifting with a stalk on the steering column.
 

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Tesla will have invested minimally in the user interface for Cybertruck prior to the unveiling. They've got pretty much up to a few hours before delivering the first one to do something decent, and after that we'll all be getting upgrades and improvements regularly, many of them in response to requests from us. That's much of the point of having one big touch screen instead of a couple of dozen buttons, switches, and knobs. It can be kinda crappy today and increasingly awesome tomorrow.
 

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One thing I dislike about the Cybertruck UI is the speedometer. I don't like that when you're between two numbers it rapidly goes back and forth between the numbers.

Look at the video below from 1:14-1:30 to see what I mean:

Im very confident that the version they were using on the prototype during the event wasn't close to the final version in terms of bugginess (like the quickly alternating speedometer). I highly highly highly doubt they would release something as buggy as this to the public. It's more likely that the UI team for this version was behind schedule or not given very much time to make sure the software was polished.
 

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You guys think there’s any possibility of Tesla adding a second display over the steering wheel?
Like @fritter63 said, not a chance. But I do hope they increase the display size up from the 17" screen in the concept. And maybe go vertical orientation like in the X. When a screen is large I find it easier to use and read in a vertical orientation rather than horizontal.
 
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Like @fritter63 said, not a chance. But I do hope they increase the display size up from the 17" screen in the concept. And maybe go vertical orientation like in the X. When a screen is large I find it easier to use and read in a vertical orientation rather than horizontal.
I don't see the screen getting much larger considering that a person needs to sit in that middle spot to seat 6. Going vertically with the screen makes it difficult to sit there without your knees resting on the screen.
 

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One thing I dislike about the Cybertruck UI is the speedometer. I don't like that when you're between two numbers it rapidly goes back and forth between the numbers.

Look at the video below from 1:14-1:30 to see what I mean:

Good observation, that will be smoothed out for sure
 

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You guys think there’s any possibility of Tesla adding a second display over the steering wheel?
I hope they do! Would minimize the eyes-off-the-road time when you check your speed, etc. Our Prius and Leaf have nicely placed speedometers, better than M3&Y
 

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If you look at the bottom of the screen near the center it says something like, "PSYCHO - DAAANG" - now of course I know it's just the music section, but what if it described one of the Tri-Motor's performance settings?
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