Tesla gets (more) real with online pricing, downplays gas-price game

2019 Tesla Model 3 PerformanceIt came as something of a breakthrough on Monday when Tesla updated its website to, nearly, put cash prices for its cars up front in its Design Studio—where potential buyers go to configure the cars they want to buy. Until now, shoppers had to complete building their cars online to see the final price. Up to that point, Tesla only showed an…