Elon Musk is categorical: the usual steering wheel will not return to the Tesla Model S Plaid, despite the criticism of bloggers and ordinary users
Tesla founder Elon Musk responded negatively to the question of whether there is any chance of the appearance of the usual steering wheel as an option for the buyer of the fastest production car Tesla Model S Plaid.
A few days ago, famous blogger Marques Brownlee, known as MKBHD, published his review of the new Tesla Model S Plaid sedan. In general, he rated the car positively, but criticized the new steering wheel.
Tesla Model S Plaid is simply incredibly fast car. It is built better than all the previous cars of the company. But this wheel …
The blogger also called the solution with touch buttons instead of physical buttons controversial. He also believes that Tesla does not need to change what everyone has long been accustomed to, for example, transferring the signal button from the center of the steering wheel to the right side of the steering wheel, where it can be accidentally hit. This has been confirmed by previous observers.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has already commented on this review: “Good review and fair criticism. With every software update, the car’s behavior improves. You will need to press buttons less and less and he will know when to ignore random button presses».
In the same series of posts, he confirmed that the wheel would be the only option for Tesla Model S Plaid buyers.