Tesla empty bottles sell for nearly ten thousand yuan and can buy almost six bottles of wine

BEIJING, Nov. 7 (Xinhua) — Tesla officially launched its own-brand tequila Tesla Tequila on Thursday, selling for up to $250 (about 1,657 yuan) in a few hours. Now, there are merchants betting that someone is willing to pay a much higher price for an empty Tesla Tequila bottle.

Tesla empty bottles sell for nearly ten thousand yuan and can buy almost six bottles of wine

Empty Tesla Tequila bottles sell for $9,418 on eBay

The Tesla Tequila bottle is shaped like a charging symbol and is hand-blown.

As of Friday afternoon local time, merchants were selling about 90 empty Tesla Tequila bottles on eBay. eBay has strict restrictions on alcohol sales. As of 4 a.m. Beijing time, the eBay platform had sold more than 40 empty Tesla Tequila bottles, priced at between $500 and $800 (about 3,315 to 5,303 yuan), and even one bottle sold for $1,420.69 (about 9,418 yuan). It is not clear how many empty Tesla Tequila bottles were actually sold.