there just trying to mentally prep their stock holders. tell them "have patience, this car is going to lose us money, but the next one will make us millions! dont sell those shares!."
from what it sounds like this car is gonna be made with almost all carbon fiber, and other expensive materials to keep it light. not easy or cheap to produce. it'll probably cost them $100k to produce one, but they wont be able to charge that much for them
"Speed has never killed anyone...suddenly becoming stationary, thats what gets you."-Jeremy Clarkson