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2019 Tesla P3D Take Two

Interesting, plans are good but subject to the Universe's  approval...
MAY 17TH 2019, placed an order for A Tesla Model X Raven, car was built and on its way and my intention was to trade my P3D and 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. On June 1st, my P3D was in a hit and run, and tied up my car and plans for that Model X. Sadly, the timing wasnt working, and it was canceled.
 

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Simultaneously , the rumors from "LikeTesla" Kim, of a revised Model X  coming accelerated our decision to wait for the even more updated battery pack, interior refresh, and performance upgrade. I prefer a taller vehicle and I Love the Model X. In August 2019, I was able to sell my P3D for $55,000 with 4,900 miles. It was immaculate and that time a Brand New Tesla P3D had just been reduced again to $56,000 from a high of $70,000 only 11 months ago...


 
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In awaiting the transition out of all our gasoline cars & lawn equipment in our household for 2019... our brand new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee High Altitude Hemi, with only 3000 miles in 10 months was for sale. It was leased well, and held value solidly yet might mean a significant loss at this moment losing 8-14 payments to trade out of it.  The KBB trade valiue for excellent is $41,000, retail $43,000, and Carmax offred us $36,000. The Jeep's paint is Ceramic coated , LLumar ceramic window tinted, has a cold air intake  for 17HP, and custom red interior seat covers. Even the Carmax appraiser said it was one of the best he had seen.... all while for a shyte lowball offer. I WAS offered $39,500 from a local wholesaler. and $39,100 from VROOM. CARMAX,  what a dinosaur crock!

2) While I am aware that Jeep Grand Cherokees are dime a dozen, the hemi v8 , additional hard values, condition, length of ownership and market timing, make it unique... and likely for a retail buyer only. In the mean time I am missing my Tesla driving experience, and there are a boatload of stealth P3D's, which my local Tesla made me aware of. So looking at the whole picture I can lease a brand new 2019 P3D STEALTH for 1/2 of my first P3D's ownership monthly payment.