EV maker Tesla Motors said Tuesday that it had agreed to buy Perbix Machine Co. Inc., a Minnesota-based designer and fabricator of automated manufacturing equipment. The company already has an existing relationship with Elon Musk's company, having provided custom...
Tesla CEO Elon Musk went into some detail about the company's plans to set up a manufacturing unit in China. Earlier this month the Chinese government gave Tesla Motors the green light to start a plant in the PRC,...
Hot on the heels of Panasonic CEO saying that the automation process for battery production for the Model 3 would soon kick in, causing production to rise sharply, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has come out saying that a...
Panasonic CEO Kazuhiro Tsuga today provided some clues as to when the Model 3 production bottlenecks at Tesla's Gigafactory might ease up. Citing automation issues leading to production delays, Tsuga said that automation on the battery production line is expected...
Back in June Tesla said that it was in talks with the Chinese government about building a factory in the PRC. That discussion has finally fructified, at least in part. Tesla Motors will proceed with the building of a...
Tesla Inc is recalling 11,000 Model X vehicles that were built between October 28, 2016 and August 16, 2017 due to issues with the second row seats."During recent internal testing, Tesla determined that a small number of cables in...
Tesla (TSLA) is in a fix, but it's a problem that any carmaker would kill for. What's going on behind the scenes at Tesla Motors, what are the dynamics impacting the EV market, and can Tesla overcome the challenges...
When Tesla Motors rolled out its very first production Model 3 to an elated owner - CEO Elon Musk - this Saturday, something changed in the realm of human transportation. Forever.The first ever electric car with half a million...
Elon Musk is now the official owner of the very first Model 3 production car. The rights to the car belonged to Tesla Motors board member Ira Ehrenpreis but were gifted to Musk for his 46th birthday.pic.twitter.com/is6Hthjjoj — Elon Musk...
Tesla Motors (TSLA) updated its second quarter 2017 vehicle production and delivery report to include the number of vehicles in transit at the end of the quarter. Missing to report that crucial number when it reported the sales numbers...
The massive Tesla Gigafactory in the Nevada desert is projected to be the world’s largest battery factory by 2018. Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. The facility is a huge setup stretching 3/4 mile long...
Tesla has changed a lot of things about its used car program for Model S and Model X. For one, it has dropped the rather gimmicky "certified pre-owned cars" (CPO) that everyone else uses. It's simply called Used Inventory on...
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is known for so many things. He has been called a visionary, magician, scientist, engineer, a brilliant mind, the Edison of our times and what not. But not many of us realize that he is...
One of the world's largest carmakers, Toyota Motor, sees Tesla as leading the way for EV development. Finally moving into first gear on EVs late last year after struggling with their fuel cell efforts, Toyota now has its eyes...
Every now and then, a new company comes in, disrupts the status quo and upends the entire industry. But that kind of disruption happens more often in the software and devices segment, and is unheard of in large, mature...