SpaceX package will add "small rocket thrusters" to 2020 Tesla Roadster

New Tesla Roadster could have rocket engines option – Musk

The latest software update, which started to roll out last week, features a new feature that will increase the number of warnings it gives drivers to take control of the vehicle.

Musk initially referred to these boosters as "small rocket thrusters" but, in a tweet elaborating upon earlier claims, he stated it would be a "composite overwrapped pressure vessel" (COPV), instead of an actual rocket. Speaking on Twitter, he confirmed that the rockets would actually be powered by SpaceX technology and would result in the Tesla Roadster's rear seats being removed to allow for the technology to fit.

It's not clear which features will arrive first, but Tesla says its full self-driving will allow the auto to figure out routes, navigate streets without lane markings, manage intersections with traffic lights, stop signs, and roundabouts, and handle highways. Elon Musk has tweeted about the possibility of rocket thrusters for extra boost for the Roadster and knowing what he is capable of, it might turn out to be a reality.

"Not saying the next gen Roadster special upgrade package *will* definitely enable it to fly short hops, but maybe...", Musk later added.

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Elon Musk made a surprise unveiling back in November 2017 when he presented the new Roadster, a sports auto that he claims will be able to go from 0 to 60-mph in just 1.9 seconds, making it the "fastest production vehicle ever" made.

From dynamic-looking rear lights to a sharpened front end - complete with more pronounced wheel arches - the updated Tesla Roadster looks like the meaner cousin of the Model 3, and that can only be a good thing.

The electric vehicle company unveiled the new all-electric Roadster alongside its Semi truck last November. "The point of all this is just to give a hardcore smackdown to gasoline cars". The additions are promised to dramatically improve acceleration for the already insanely fast Roadster, which will be able to zip from standstill to 60 miles per hour in just 1.9 seconds sans "rocket" boost. The new Roadster starts at $200,000 and is expected to arrive in 2020.

Tesla has been garnering more criticism as it burns through cash and has suffered from a significant amount of production delays.

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