Tesla Cybertruck first ride: inside the electric pickup

  • Published on Nov 22, 2019
  • Tesla unveiled the Cybertruck, its long-awaited electric pickup truck, and it's possibly even more cyberpunk than CEO Elon Musk said it would be. Mashing up Blade Runner vibes with range and performance, the truck is already one of the company's most polarizing products. The Verge senior reporter Sean O'Kane was at the unveiling and got one of the first rides in the outrageous new truck.
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  • The Verge
    The Verge  11 hours ago +229

    How do you feel about the design?

    • John Boon
      John Boon 7 hours ago

      It feels like going back into the past rather than the future

    • Annyai Presoski
      Annyai Presoski 7 hours ago

      I was polarised.

    • Anmol Thakur
      Anmol Thakur 7 hours ago

      i just love it 😍😍....

  • Sc3ptilium
    Sc3ptilium 7 hours ago

    If a metal ball breaks the windows, then good luck dealing with a Nokia.

  • Gaurav Prakash
    Gaurav Prakash 7 hours ago

    Isn't that Josh Brolin aka Thanos hitting that hammer?

  • Andrew N
    Andrew N 7 hours ago

    This truck was designed on a Playstation 1. Used all the powers of the PS1. Impressive.

  • egonzo21
    egonzo21 7 hours ago

    I love it! Super excited, order placed! The future looks awesome!

  • Garrett Green
    Garrett Green 7 hours ago

    There needs to be long range models of the base and midrange models.

  • Alvaro Camacho
    Alvaro Camacho 7 hours ago

    Not gonna lie ide buy it

  • felix Dacat
    felix Dacat 7 hours ago

    Designed by Kindergarten engineer!

  • chrisonthedot
    chrisonthedot 7 hours ago

    I need this

  • Harminder Singh
    Harminder Singh 7 hours ago

    This is exactly what the future is going to look like and I can't wait to be a part of it.

  • Annyai Presoski
    Annyai Presoski 7 hours ago

    I was polarised!

  • janney36
    janney36 7 hours ago

    Is it april yet?

  • Anmol Thakur
    Anmol Thakur 7 hours ago

    I just love it yrrr...😍😍

  • Joel Diaz
    Joel Diaz 7 hours ago

    This is exactly how I imagined Tesla's pick up design would look like.

  • jarobi
    jarobi 7 hours ago

    What a monstrosity.

  • Patrick B
    Patrick B 7 hours ago

    It's like a Delorean had sex with a Halo Warthog

  • EddyGraphic
    EddyGraphic 7 hours ago

    Absolutely love the design it is so unconventional looking and futuristic.

  • Nika Obolashvili
    Nika Obolashvili 7 hours ago

    It looks scary

  • DJ ND
    DJ ND 7 hours ago

    good luck with German street laws

  • B H
    B H 7 hours ago

    Bad mouth Tesla is a verge regular. Get off the Elon Musk hate train.

  • Anirudh Shrihari
    Anirudh Shrihari 7 hours ago

    I think the designers forgot to hit render on their design model

  • Ichsuka
    Ichsuka 7 hours ago

    The moment when everyone realises Elon was just trolling with this truck LOOL.

  • Maninthebox
    Maninthebox 7 hours ago

    LS swap it.

  • Grimah
    Grimah 7 hours ago

    When we start seeing these on the streets i think it will be the beginning of the cyberpunk future.

  • Reuben Stern
    Reuben Stern 7 hours ago

    Maybe Elon actually designed the Chassis himself this time... maybe alcohol, sleep deprivation and mine craft was involved.

  • hakkujin
    hakkujin 7 hours ago +1

    This is the ugliest thing I've ever seen and I really want one.

  • L L
    L L 7 hours ago

    It's badass as I'm getting used to looking at it. It definitely screams attention. I love it. First I hated it, after scrutinizing it, now I feel like this thing comes across as the Hummer debut. It's bold, mean, in your face kinda design. I love it.

  • Daan Lauwers
    Daan Lauwers 8 hours ago

    The reason it will be so cheap because they didnt need any designers just asked some workers kid to design it

  • rohan sharma
    rohan sharma 8 hours ago

    That design is just straight came out of a Sci-fi film....

  • Zinc CYanide
    Zinc CYanide 8 hours ago

    And they said I was born in the wrong generation..

  • Alejandro Garcia
    Alejandro Garcia 8 hours ago

    I take this truck over my GMC any day of the week.
    Do you deliver to S. America ?

  • Pablo Solis
    Pablo Solis 8 hours ago

    They should include this as a bonus car in Cyberpunk 2077

  • KN
    KN 8 hours ago

    Awesome. It left the rest in the dust!!

  • Javohn Jackson
    Javohn Jackson 8 hours ago

    Bladerunner here we come!

  • Allin7days
    Allin7days 8 hours ago

    The Hollywood will definitely buy a few for future low budget SF movies.

  • Alero
    Alero 8 hours ago

    This is amazing!

  • Righteous Shadows Dojo

    This will be as popular as The Hummer,and fade just as quickly.

  • Whitefox - Space, Tech, and Gaming

    Great video guys :) Covered every topic and gave a good deal of information from the event. This is better than your "in 5 minutes" video.

  • Super Okapi
    Super Okapi 8 hours ago

    I love Blade Runner. Not this... thing?

  • Sakthi
    Sakthi 8 hours ago

    When the guy hammered other door he purposely tilted his hammer and dented. But when he does it for tesla he hammered with rubber part. This is weird act from Tesla.

  • MGF100
    MGF100 8 hours ago

    Careful if Christopher Lloyd gets a hold of this he might make a time machine

  • Think Triple
    Think Triple 8 hours ago

    I definitely want one! It is an upgrade of aesthetics of car design. For the first look, it did look a bit weird, but then I just feel any other cars look out of date. The only drawback is the delivery time. Without Tesla, buying a car could never be so exciting.

  • ronkirk50
    ronkirk50 8 hours ago

    Where is the bed? I want an E-pickup that looks sorta like a vintage Ford Ranger. Sorry Elon, this just doesn't do it for me. I'll wait and see what Ford comes up with.

  • Decepticon Xander
    Decepticon Xander 8 hours ago

    I think you're forgetting one important thing regarding crashes. There should be a crumple zone for safety, you don't want the car to be superstrong/stiff. The stronger/stiffer the car is the harder the impact is when you crash into something that's stronger than the car. The crumple zone is there to reduce the impact for the passengers...

  • Elliott
    Elliott 8 hours ago

    Tesla had the opportunity to make a competitive pick up truck that would go against an electric F-150 and failed miserably.

  • gamester1416
    gamester1416 8 hours ago

    The atv was pretty awesome to

  • Michael Emery
    Michael Emery 8 hours ago

    The first commercial vehicle designed specifically for a zombie apocalypse.

  • Cliff P
    Cliff P 8 hours ago

    Will it also fly?

  • cody louis
    cody louis 8 hours ago

    I love it..........

  • Ray Ellis
    Ray Ellis 8 hours ago

    So how many miles of extension cord can it carry? In the case where you take it off-road and get stuck. A gas-powered truck can pull it out but you'll need a generator to get it back to the future.

  • Morayo Ogunsina
    Morayo Ogunsina 8 hours ago

    It's heavy because it will be used on Mars, which has a significantly lower gravity than Earth.

  • Galaxian523
    Galaxian523 8 hours ago

    I thought it was a ps1 car

  • ColdLegend214
    ColdLegend214 8 hours ago

    Stop calling it a pickup lol
    I love musk and have looked at all the positives of this tank rather than the negatives but it's not a truck lol

  • Ignacio99676
    Ignacio99676 8 hours ago

    It looks absolutely horrible

  • Johnny Car
    Johnny Car 8 hours ago

    I can already hear the other truck makers poking at the windows. 😈

  • Oozywolf
    Oozywolf 8 hours ago

    4:36 "What?! What is it? Is it hot?"
    "No, cold! Damn cold!!"

  • Nicolas Stabilini
    Nicolas Stabilini 8 hours ago

    It’s perfect.

  • Will Johnson
    Will Johnson 8 hours ago

    I'd take a Rivian over this for sure

  • Jo-E
    Jo-E 8 hours ago

    It must be a troll to get attention for the real truck.

  • Damiani
    Damiani 8 hours ago

    i love it haha