There are certain unstated expenses to be aware of when thinking about purchasing a Tesla Model Y.

First and foremost, certain desirable options,

 like Autopilot or Full Self-Driving capability,

Tesla may not be included in the Model Y's base pricing and must be purchased separately.

Additionally, installing a charging station at home may be necessary for some consumers,

In addition, insurance costs for Tesla automobiles are typically greater than those for regular cars.

Due to the need for specific parts and the scarcity of service centers,

 maintenance and repair expenses can also be substantially higher.