All they had to do was wait for the self-driving system to launch and then decide if they wanted to pony up to $10k. Now it has and those owners are holding Tesla true to its word. Electrek has found out that following very justifiable customer backlash on social media and forums, Tesla has reduced the FSD upgrade to $1,000.
That’s only adding insult to injury from these customers’ view. They expect nothing less than Tesla remaining true to its word, meaning $0. It’s not their problem Tesla engineers decided that FSD V9 is not fully compatible with these slightly older vehicles (cars built after mid-2019 come with the right hardware).