Tesla unveils its SUV model starting at $39,000

6:46 AM ET Fri, 15 March 2019

Tesla debuted its Model Y prototype on Thursday at the company's design center in Hawthorne, California. The earliest the car will be available is 2020 but Tesla is now allowing customers to pre-order it online, requiring a refundable $2,500 payment due the day of ordering to move their orders forward. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.