The price of the upgraded version of the standard rang Model 3 has been cut from 355,800 yuan to 295,000 yuan, according to China. 

In December, Tesla Model 3 was included in the new energy vehicle catalogue and subsidy catalogue exempted from vehicle purchase tax by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. 

According to the new energy vehicle subsidy policy in 2019, the owners of this delivery will enjoy nearly 25,000 yuan in car purchase subsidies.

Tesla said on Thursday that it will deliver the second batch of China-made Model 3 sedans to customers at the Shanghai plant on January 7.

On December 30, the China-made Tesla Model 3 was officially delivered to customers in the Shanghai Gigafactory, which indicates that the Shanghai Super Factory has fully entered the production and delivery state.

The first batch of 15 vehicles was delivered to Tesla employees in China. In January 2020, Tesla will deliver the cars to other owners in the order they were ordered.

Tencent Keen Security Lab said on Thursday that their engineers have been able to remotely hack into Tesla's in-vehicle system through wireless protocols.