Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, said the company has already received 38,000 pre-orders for its new product, domestic battery system PowerWall
, reports < a href = "http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/6/8561931/tesla-38000-powerwall-preorders-announced"> The Verge .
"The response was overwhelming, just crazy," said Musk. Also according to Tesla it was made about 2500 pre-order kits «PowerPack». The real figure is much higher for the sale - is 25,000 PowerPack, as each pre-order, on average, made 10 such devices.
"The volume of demand simply stunning," said Musk. The numbers read out the CEO, sounds just fine, but as a serious early success in sales can be associated with the high expectations of consumers. "In any case, we can not meet all the demand in this year", - confessed mask - "the main sales are planned for the first half of next year."
Two new products of the company, PowerWall and his older brother PowerPack were presented to the public
just a week ago. The first system, PowerWall, is intended for private customers and is designed to reduce energy costs and increase energy efficiency of households. PowerPack - elder brother PowerWall. Its target audience - business and enterprise, including large. It's really the same active sales systems begin with the commissioning of the so-called "Gigafabriki" Tesla batteries in Nevada.