Following a tweet by its CEO Elon Musk, Tesla Motors’ shares have risen by 4 per cent. The enigmatic CEO posted a tweet on Sunday evening stating that he was “working on a Top Secret Tesla Masterplan” and that he will be revealing details of said plan “later this week”.
Working on Top Secret Tesla Masterplan, Part 2. Hoping to publish later this week.— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 10, 2016
Part 1 of Musk’s masterplan was revealed back in 2006, where he vowed to create a sports car as well as an affordable electric car.
This latest tweet may have renewed interest in the tech-firm, leading to a rise in shares, and for Tesla’s sake this has couldn’t have come at a better time, following the headline-grabbing story of its autopilot feature supposedly leading to a crash.
Musk has also faced adversity following a proposed merger with a solar panel provider.