Here's Video of Elon Musk's Demo Fail

New truck's windows not as strong as the Tesla CEO thought
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 22, 2019 11:12 AM CST

It was going to be spectacular. In his rollout of Tesla's futuristic truck, CEO Elon Musk had a company engineer throw a metal ball at one of its windows. The idea was that the ball would bounce off harmlessly, demonstrating the amazing strength of the windows. Except the window cracked, notes CNBC. "Maybe that was a little too hard," said Musk, laughing. Franz Von Holzhausen then tried another window, and it cracked, too. (Watch the video via Time.) "We threw wrenches, we threw everything even literally the kitchen sink at the glass and it didn’t break," Musk told the audience. "For some weird reason, it broke now. I don’t know why. We will fix it in post." (Read more about the "cybertruck.")

Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.