December 4, 2023

Tesla has shared this Wednesday the nineteenth a picture of the massive Cybertruck windshield wiper within the firm’s newest earnings launch.

A photograph from the assertion captioned “Constructed To Do Actual Work” (constructed to do actual work, in Spanish) reveals that the massive, crude windshield wiper solely clears a little bit over half of the windshield of the Cybertruck.

Tesla has supplied a primary have a look at the Cybertruck’s large windshield wiper in motion.


Equally, Tesla chief designer Franz von Holzhausen shared a picture of the windshield earlier this 12 months that appeared to indicate the wipers being unable to clear a good portion of the passenger aspect window.

The windshield wiper is probably the biggest Tesla has ever mounted on the truck. In contrast to the wipers on most vehicles, which fold neatly towards the hood, the Cybertruck’s seems to relaxation upright alongside the aspect of the windshield when not in use.

Up to now, Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, has acknowledged that “there isn’t a simple resolution” for the massive windshield of the automobile. The preliminary 2019 design for the Cybertruck didn’t even embrace windshield wipers.

It’s unclear if the pictured wiper blade might be included within the closing product, because the Cybertruck remains to be present process testing for “closing certification and validation,” in accordance with Tesla. Within the outcomes assertion, the corporate states that the automobile remains to be on monitor to begin delivering this 12 months.

Final week, Tesla shared that the corporate had made its first manufacturing Cybertruck at its Gigafactory in Texas (USA). Musk first unveiled the electrical van idea about 4 years in the past and the venture has confronted various delays over the past 2 years.