* The characters on the shorts spell “S3XY” which also refers to the models released by Tesla –
Model S Model 3 Model X and Model Y
*It costs $69.420 – a goofy reference to pot smoking culture.
The blurb on the Tesla website reads-
” Celebrate summer with Tesla Short Shorts. Run like the wind or entertain like Liberace with our red satin and gold trim design. Relax poolside or lounge indoors year-round with our limited-edition Tesla Short Shorts, featuring our signature Tesla logo in front with “S3XY” across the back. Enjoy exceptional comfort from the closing bell.”
Despite shorting by some prominent fund managers, Tesla stock increased by more than 550% this year-to-date and has also announced to be inducted into the S&P 500.
On a side note, Teslaquila was the initial name thought of by Elon Musk for his tequila brand, but ended up being named tesla Tequila due to opposition from Mexico(read: https://www.theverge.com/21578576/tesla-tequila-name-bottle-branding-elon-musk-mexico)