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Experts Are Divided on the Future Impact of Tesla

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Leaked Emails: Tesla Will Soon Test “Platoons” of Electric, Driverless Trucks on Public Roads

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Ikea Launches Solar Panels and Home Battery Packs in the UK

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments



Ikea has announced plans to offer solar panels and home battery pack to customers in the UK, with installation and hardware being handled by Solarcentury.

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Elon Musk Finally Divulges Capacity of Model 3 Battery Packs

| August 9, 2017 | 0 Comments



During a conference call hosted by Goldman Sachs, Elon Musk confirmed the battery capacity for the Tesla Model 3’s standard and long range options. This confirmation arrived very shortly after the EPA’s release of the car’s certification caused much speculation.

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Elon Musk Says Demand for Tesla Model 3 Could Go Beyond Half a Million

| August 9, 2017 | 0 Comments



At a meeting between Tesla and investors organized by Goldman Sachs, Elon Musk mentioned via conference call that the annual demand for the Model 3 could go as high as 700,000 units per year. To meet this, Tesla’s ready to adjust its production.

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Tesla lowers Model X base price due to improved margins

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 Tesla has lowered the entry-level price of the Model X SUV, from $82,500 to $79,500. The $3,000 price drop is the result of improved margins for the electric vehicle, which the company achieved thanks to “efficiencies” achieved in the manufacturing process, Reuters reports.
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SpaceX Helped Tesla Speed Up Their Car Production, Elon Musk Revealed

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At the Q&A part of Tesla’s 2017 second-quarter earnings call to investors on Wednesday, CEO and founder Elon Musk revealed how the company sometimes relies on SpaceX for help, and vice-versa. This sharing of ideas has often led to quick solutions.

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Cadillac’s Super Cruise ‘autopilot’ is ready for the expressway

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments




 “Wait for the green light and let go,” the Cadillac engineer instructed. That’s it. The car was driving itself. I, the person behind the steering wheel, was no longer the driver. Cadillac’s Super Cruise system was driving. The 2018 Cadillac CT6 sped along US-23 under the direction of Super Cruise. Traffic was light and the weather was perfect. The system held the… Read More


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SpaceX helped Tesla with a huge headache in its cars

| August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments




 Tesla reported its second-quarter earnings today, which means a bunch of Wall Street analysts jumped on the phone to probe the ever-quotable Elon Musk — including, believe it or not, about SpaceX. To be sure, it wasn’t specifically about space or flight — it was whether some of the innovations happening at SpaceX can be applied to Tesla. Musk runs both companies, which… Read More


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Tesla Will Release 2017 Q2 Earning Reports Tonight. Here’s What to Expect.

| August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments



Investors and shareholders are getting ready for Tesla’s second quarter 2017 financial update. Elon Musk’s vehicle manufacturing and energy company is planning to release the update later today. Here are some of the things we could expect.

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Musk: Next Six Months Will Be “Production Hell” for Tesla

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Tesla’s Model 3 is More Than a Car. It’s a Revolution.

| July 29, 2017 | 0 Comments



The first 30 owners of Tesla’s newest addition to its electric vehicle lineup got the keys to their Model 3s at a handover event Friday night. For many, the Model 3 signals a change in the air, perhaps heralding an end to the era of the combustion engine.

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Your smartphone is the key for the Tesla Model 3

| July 29, 2017 | 0 Comments




 The Tesla Model 3 is unique in a lot of ways, but one of the more interesting is its use of your smartphone as the only key – there’s not fob, even, let alone an ignition for a traditional key. The vehicle uses the Tesla app on your smartphone to communicate your identity, unlock the vehicle, and know when it’s ready to start and turn off. The Model 3 uses Bluetooth LE to talk… Read More


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Up close with the Tesla Model 3, inside and out

| July 29, 2017 | 0 Comments




 The Tesla Model 3 was delivered to its first 30 customers at a special event for employees at Tesla’s Fremont factory on Friday night. Here’s a look at some images of a few of those initial production vehicles, both outside the car and from within, from the perspective of the surprisingly spacious backseat. Read More


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Tesla is focused on Model 3 production challenges at launch

| July 29, 2017 | 0 Comments




 Tesla revealed more about its brand-new Model 3 than it ever has before just in time for the first deliveries to customers. We know the details of pricing and available options, as well as a bit about how Tesla plans to scale to an annual run rate of 500,000 vehicles produced per year, hopefully by the end of 2018.
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Everything you want to know about the Tesla Model 3

| July 29, 2017 | 0 Comments




 The Tesla Model 3 is now a known quantity – we have information about the different kit options available at launch, as well as interior and exterior measurements, and car performance and cabin comforts. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the whole point was to make car that is “the best car, hands down,” for “anything close to the same cost,” and it makes a strong… Read More


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Here’s what it’s like to drive the Tesla Model 3

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 Ahead of Tesla’s Model 3 handover event, I got to drive one – a black version with the Premium Upgrade Package. Not for long mind you: I drove it around Tesla’s Fremont factory in an extended loop on city streets, but I still got to test its mettle on some relatively long, unbroken stretches of road, push the accelerator and throw it around corners. Again, this is just… Read More


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What to expect from Tesla as the Model 3 hits the road

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How to watch Tesla’s Model 3 handover event live

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Volkswagen’s EV Will Sell for $7-8K Cheaper Than the Tesla Model 3

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Faraday Future, Once Called “Tesla-killer,” Scrapping Big Nevada Factory as Cash Crisis Deepens

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Elon Musk Just Shared Photos of the First Tesla Model 3

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments



On Saturday night, Elon Musk tweeted out two photos of the very first Model 3 (SN1). The production schedule for Tesla’s newest (and most affordable) is ambitious in order to satisfy 400,000 some preorders.

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Take a look at the very first production Tesla Model 3

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 It’s here: The first ever production Model 3 has rolled off Tesla’s assembly line, and into the possession of its owner – Elon Musk. The founder and CEO tweeted pictures of the new vehicle, which he only got because the actual first pre-order customer gifted Musk his place in the queue as a birthday present Alongside the pics, Musk tweeted an interesting bit of trivia about… Read More


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The First Production Tesla Model 3 Will Be Made Today. Here’s a Look Inside the Factory.

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Tesla drops 7% after Goldman Sachs says the stock is worth $180

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Tesla delivered 22K vehicles in Q2, 47K in the first half of 2017

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 Tesla has delivered 22,000 cars during the second quarter of 2017, the company revealed today. That includes 12,000 Model S vehicles and 10,000 Model X SUVs, adding up to a 53 percent increase over its delivery numbers for the same period in 2016. Read More


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Get Ready. The Tesla Model 3 Goes on Sale This Week.

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The Tesla Model 3 is about to hit the streets. CEO Elon Musk announced via Twitter that, after passing all regulatory requirements, the first series of Model 3s could be out by Friday this week.

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These cities in California’s East Bay are raking in venture capital

| July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments




 San Francisco Bay Area companies raise so much venture capital relative to other places that a lot of little-known cities in the region outrank major metropolises in total funding. In this two-part series, we’ll look at nine under-the-radar places in the Bay Area that punch above their weight class when it comes to attracting startup funding. For today, we’ll focus on the East Bay. Read More


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Elon Musk Says Details on Tesla 3 Will Be Released This Weekend

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Expect more details on Tesla Model 3 launch this Sunday

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