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Tesla Truck Demo Goes Awry as Shatterproof Windows Break

  • Truck’s armored glass shatters, twice, in metal ball test
  • #Cybertruck becomes number two trending topic on Twitter
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Tesla Truck Demo Goes Awry as Shatterproof Windows Shatter
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Elon Musk unveiled Tesla Inc.’s eagerly awaited electric pickup truck on Thursday but it didn’t go as planned, ending with two smashed windows and the hashtag #cybertruck trending on Twitter for all the wrong reasons.

In the demo, Tesla chief designer Franz von Holzhausen initially took a sledgehammer to the truck, which withstood the impact. Then it all went wrong.