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Tesla Blames Coronavirus For Model 3 Units In China With HW 2.5

• by Gustavo Henrique Ruffo

What would you do if you got a car without an item the seller and the manufacturer promised? Chinese buyers of the MIC (Made In China) Tesla Model 3 discovered their vehicles did not come with the Full Self-Driving computer, also known as Hardware 3.0 – HW 3.0, for short. Instead, the vehicles came with HW 2.5. They got pretty mad about it and are now promising to sue Tesla despite the excuse that the coronavirus outbreak led to an HW 3.0 supply disruption. To make matters worse, Elon Musk tweeted this:

Gallery: Why Have These MIC Tesla Model 3 Units Come With HW 2.5?

According to the Tesla CEO and Sofiaan Fraval, it was no big deal to have HW 2.5 instead of HW 3.0 apart for FSD buyers, who would already get it "for free." The Chinese customers openly disagree with that and not without reason.