Tesla will reportedly fall short of its 2,500-per-week target for production of the crucial Model 3 sedan when it reports its numbers this week, but the news isn't entirely bad.
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The switch by Elon Musk's Tesla to heavier-but-cheaper steel highlights how steel is fighting back against aluminum, which had widely been expected to be the bigger beneficiary of the electric vehicle revolution.
Days after it was announced that Tesla Model 3 production was halted in February, CNBC reports that the automaker is churning out a significant number of flawed parts leading to reworking and remanufacturing. This was causing significant delays on a car that's already behind the schedule Tesla CEO Elon Musk initially touted. This same facility builds the Tesla Model S and Model X.
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Porsche's head of electric vehicles gets expansive about the challenges behind the Mission E, and takes a swipe at Tesla.
It's not twice as heavy as a regular Model S.
"This is an alarm for the traditional automakers such as Mercedes. It says a smaller but smarter brand such as Tesla can beat them at home."
Stuttgart doubles its EV investment, devises innovative manufacturing for Mission E — and knows exceedingly well how to build things.
Italian outfit Ares Design wants to give it a far more luxurious interior.
The outspoken, retired auto industry veteran was speaking to collectors at Barrett-Jackson's Scottsdale auction.
This is the second time in two years that Norwegians have questioned Tesla's power figures.
Dive into the Easter egg section on your EV and you'll discover a reindeer button that invokes a Santa Mode.
Owners also ranked Tesla's Model S tops in a satisfaction survey.