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Mahjong, cartoons are coming to the Tesla car’s screens in China next year

FILE PHOTO: the logo of The company is shown on a Tesla Model X electric car, in Berlin, Germany, on the 13th of November 2019. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Tesla Inc. (TSLA.(O) said on Friday it will be the Chinese customers are more content, and the content of the game will be released next year, marking the first time that the automaker will be offering the online games in the vehicle.

Video-streaming channel of the space-oriented Bilibili (BILI.(O) and Alibaba-backed (BABA).(N) Youku will have to be added for a total of four. The owners will also be able to entertain themselves with a three-online game play – four, two versions of poker, from the Chinese tech-giant Tencent (0700.HK).

The games and videos it is only after you start the car, I parked, Tesla said, adding that the new products will be released sometime in the first quarter of the year. The owners usually make use of the entertainment on offer during the charging procedure of the car or a rest after arriving at home from work.

The Silicon Valley automaker, is generally considered to be a leader in in-vehicle infotainment (ivi), and offers a variety of games into its cars for the AMERICAN market, but they are not connected to the internet.

It’s to keep the local customers happy is a priority for Tesla, which has built a $2 billion factory in the world’s largest auto market, and has a goal of building 1,000 cars per week by the end of 2019 at the latest.

In contrast to the United States, and it has held race meetings and sales parties in China.

Tesla has started the shipment of the China-built cars from the Shanghai plant, according to Weibo posts. The sale of the approximately 38,700 vehicles in China in the year to the end of November, according to consultancy LMC Automotive.

Reporting Yilei Sun, and, by Brenda Goh; Editing by Edwina Gibbs

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