October 24, 2020

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    Tesla to export China-made Model 3 vehicles to Europe

    Tesla Inc said on Monday it would begin exporting China-made Model 3 cars to over 10 European nations this month, joining an increasing number of automakers using China as an export hub for electric vehicles. The U.S. automaker, which started providing vehicles made in its Shanghai factory in December, will export China-made cars this month […]

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    Tesla reports record quarterly deliveries of 139,300 vehicles

    Tesla Inc said on Friday that it delivered 139,300 vehicles in the third quarter, a quarterly record for the electric automaker. The automaker beat consensus estimates by Refinitiv for deliveries of 134,720 vehicles, but fell short of some of Wall Street’s most bullish forecasts, with experts issuing a wide range of estimates. Tesla made deliveries […]

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    Tesla cuts starting price for China-made Model 3 cars by 8 percent

    U.S. electric automaker Tesla reduce the starting price of its Chinese-made Model 3 sedans on Thursday by about 8% to 249,900 yuan ($36,805), once Chinese subsidies for electric vehicles are taken into account. The update on the company’s China website showed. Previously, the starting price for Model 3 sedans made in Tesla’s Shanghai factory with […]

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    South Korea launches safety investigation into Tesla vehicles

    South Korea said it is investigating suspected safety issues with automobiles made by U.S. automaker Tesla Inc, which is competing strongly with the Korean automaker Hyundai Motor in the South Korean electric vehicle market. Braking and steering systems which include the Autopilot function were part of the investigation, a transport ministry official informed on Wednesday. The […]

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    Tesla Model 3 outpaces all other electric vehicles in China in June

    China is a major market for many automakers in the world but it is more than just special for Tesla. The Chinese market is helping Tesla’s rise and underlining its dominance in the electric vehicle (EV) segment. The figures from June sales clearly reveal about the flourishing of the American automaker in the country. Model […]

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    Tesla cuts cost for China-made Model 3 by 10% to qualify for subsidies

    U.S. electric automaker Tesla Inc stated on Friday it has cut the starting price for China-made Model 3 sedans by 10% to become eligible for subsidies in China. Tesla started making deliveries of cars from its $2 billion Shanghai auto plant in December. The automaker said it has cut the starting price for its Standard […]

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    Polestar’s first all-electric vehicle to start at $59,900 in the US

    Polestar, the electric performance brand spun out of Volvo Cars, stated the base price of its first all-electric vehicle is going to be $59,900 in the United States, lower than originally assumed. The 2021 Polestar 2, an electric performance fastback, is the first electric vehicle to come out of a brand that was reintroduced three years earlier. Polestar […]

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    Tesla builds ventilators for coronavirus patients by using car technology

    Electric automaker Tesla has posted a video on its YouTube channel, showing its engineers are working on making ventilators from Tesla Model 3 parts. In the video, Tesla’s engineers reveals two versions of the ventilator, a prototype model with its components laid out throughout a desk, as well as a packaged model that indicates how […]

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    Tesla downgraded Model 3 chip in China due to coronavirus

    Tesla has said that it installed older, slower processors in new cars due to supply chain problems caused by the coronavirus outbreak. The company was getting complaints from owners of new Model 3 vehicles in China who discovered their cars’ computers used the older chip. Tesla stated it would upgrade the hardware free of charge, […]

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    Bill Gates buys Porsche Taycan, Musk calls it ‘underwhelming’

    Elon Musk is not really positive about the recent car purchase of fellow billionaire entrepreneur Bill Gates. After Gates stated he purchased himself an all-electric Porsche Taycan, Tesla’s CEO took to Twitter to discuss the Microsoft co-founder. “My conversations with Gates have been underwhelming tbh [to be honest],” Musk tweeted. My conversations with Gates have been underwhelming tbh — […]

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    Tesla rejects claims its cars can accelerate on their own

    Tesla is disputing claims made by a California man that all three models of the company’s cars can suddenly accelerate on their own without the driver touching the accelerator pedal. Tesla stated on Monday it checks when drivers report that their car accelerated on its own, and in all cases where the company has the […]

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    NHTSA to review a petition concerning 500,000 Tesla vehicles

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated Friday it will review a petition asking the agency to officially investigate and recall 500,000 Tesla Inc vehicles due to sudden unintended acceleration reports. The petition includes 2012 through 2019 model year Tesla Model S, 2016 through 2019 Tesla Model X, and 2018 through 2019 Tesla Model […]

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    Elon Musk to design a future Tesla car in China for the global market

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk stated the company is going to design a future car in China for the worldwide market. The electric automaker CEO said Tesla would start a design and engineering center in China. He did not mention any timelines. Tesla also verified that it would start operation on a production program for its Model Y crossover […]

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    Tesla made record 112,000 car deliveries in last three months

    Tesla stated Friday it delivered a quarterly record of 112,000 cars in the final three months of 2019, which paved the way for the electric automaker to surpass CEO Elon Musk’s sales targets for all of the last year. With its fourth-quarter figures, Tesla finished 2019 with 367,500 deliveries of its Model 3, Model S […]

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    Tesla to charge $10 per month for ‘Premium’ in-car data

    Tesla wasn’t completely accurate when it stated it would begin charging for some in-car data on July 1st of 2018, but it seems like the owners have finally been asked to payout. Tesla is notifying customers who ordered on or after July 1, 2018, that it’s switching them to 30-day trials of Premium Connectivity and that they will need to […]

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