This undated photo provided by Tesla Motors shows the Model 3 car. The promise of an affordable electric car from Tesla Motors had hundreds of people lining up to reserve one. At a starting price of $35,000 — before federal and state government incentives — the Model 3 is less than half the cost of Tesla's previous models.  (Tesla Motors via AP)

Affordable Model 3 is Tesla’s biggest test yet

Tesla unveiled the Model 3 on Thursday night at its Los Angeles design studio. It doesn’t go on sale until late 2017, but in the first 24 hours that order banks were open, Tesla said it had more than 115,000 reservations.

Eugene Parker in a 2012 interview with NewsChannel 15.

Fort Wayne sports legend Eugene Parker dies

After standout careers at Concordia High School and Purdue, Parker founded Maximum Sports Management 30 years ago in Roanoke and represented superstars such as Deion Sanders, Emmitt Smith and Fort Wayne’s own Rod Woodson.

Police and rescue officials mingle with bus patrons outside the Greyhound Bus Station Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Richmond, Va. Virginia State Police say two troopers responding to a shooting at the Richmond bus station and a civilian have been taken to a hospital. A police spokeswoman says the shooting suspect was in custody. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Police: Trooper, suspect die in bus station shooting; 2 hurt

Trooper Chad P. Dermyer, 37, died after being shot multiple times, according to Virginia State Police Superintendent Col. Steven Flaherty. The civilians, both women, sustained injuries that were not life-threatening, State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said.

FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2015 file photo, Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz speaks in Oklahoma City.  (AP Photo/J Pat Carter, File)

Cruz wins citizenship case in Pennsylvania Supreme Court

A Pittsburgh resident and registered Republican voter, Carmon Elliott, had argued that Cruz isn’t eligible to run for president or to appear on Pennsylvania’s April 26 primary ballot because he was born in Canada.

FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk delivers a conference at the Paris Pantheon Sorbonne University as part of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris. Tesla Motors is set to unveil the Model 3, its first car in the $35,000 range. The Model 3 is the most serious test yet of 13-year-old Tesla’s ability to go from a niche player to a full-fledged automaker. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

Affordable Model 3 is Tesla’s biggest test yet

Tesla plans to unveil its Model 3 electric car Thursday night with a starting price of $35,000 — before federal and state government incentives — the Model 3 is less than half the cost of Tesla’s previous models.