Tag: Tesla

Jul 30, 2021 - 02:13 pm

Tesla wants to limit battery variety

During Tesla’s conference call in the context of the latest quarterly figures, there were some interesting hints about the future direction of battery cells: Statements by Elon Musk indicate that Tesla wants to rely on only two different battery types in the future.

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Jul 29, 2021 - 12:06 pm

Tesla plans sales strategy realignment

Tesla is planning a realignment of its distribution strategy, according to a report. The electric car manufacturer allegedly wants to get rid of showrooms in prestigious urban locations and instead focus on cheaper locations and delivery centres.

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Jul 29, 2021 - 10:54 am

Porsche vs Tesla reloaded

The run between Tesla and Porsche for the fastest lap time on the Nürburgring is entering the next round. Last round, the Tesla Model S Plaid prototypes at the Nürburgring allegedly managed to set a lap time of 7 minutes and 13 seconds.

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Jul 27, 2021 - 02:13 pm

Tesla reveals details on opening Superchargers

During the Tesla earnings call last night, the company also provided details on the planned opening of the Supercharger network to third parties. Central to the idea is the Tesla app to facilitate drivers of electric cars from other manufacturers to supercharge.

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Jul 26, 2021 - 11:25 pm

Tesla reports more than $1 billion in net income in Q2

The latest Tesla earnings call reveals a tenfold increase in net income, meaning Tesla made over one billion dollars after expenses. The company also continues to produce at capacity, amid persisting global challenges and record demand for electric cars.

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Jul 25, 2021 - 12:10 pm

Tesla pauses new Model S deliveries

Tesla has apparently temporarily halted deliveries of the new Model S that began in June. This was reported by several customers of the model. Fixed dates for the delivery of the Model S have been cancelled at short notice. The reason for this can only be speculated.

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Jul 21, 2021 - 11:35 am

Tesla to open Superchargers to 3rd parties in 2021

Elon Musk has now confirmed on Twitter that Tesla will open its Supercharger network to electric cars from other brands later this year. Meanwhile, there is an update on Tesla’s plan to start production of the Semi electric truck this year.

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Jul 9, 2021 - 10:59 am

Elon Musk’s trailer on Starbase

In Texas, where Musk’s private space company, SpaceX, is manufacturing its Starships, the Tesla founder is apparently staying in a humble prefab home that Teslarati claims can be towed by a Model X.

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Jul 8, 2021 - 10:45 am

Florida man strikes again

An incident in Florida captured on Model 3 cameras shows a man suddenly experiencing uncontrollable rage towards a Tesla car. We have seen a variety of EV-induced road rage incidents, but the sheer randomness of the attack is new.

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Jun 28, 2021 - 10:23 am

Tesla in trouble for broken charging promises

Tesla is being sued in a Californian court over charges at its Superchargers. Specifically, Kevin Shenkman filed a lawsuit on behalf of customers who were promised free use of the Superchargers for life when they purchased their car from Tesla.

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Jun 25, 2021 - 03:24 pm

Panasonic sells Tesla stock for $3.6 billion

The Japanese battery manufacturer Panasonic has sold its stake in Tesla for 3.6 billion dollars (the equivalent of about three billion euros). A good deal, because the company bought 1.4 million Tesla shares for around 30 million dollars more than ten years ago.

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Jun 23, 2021 - 04:53 pm

Tesla completes Supercharger line along Silk Road

Tesla China has now completed the Silk Road Supercharger corridor and says it is the longest it built to date. According to a tweet from Tesla’s Chinese account, the route from east to west in China reaches 5,000 kilometres (just over 3,100 miles).

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Jun 18, 2021 - 09:01 pm

Tesla Giga Berlin subject to next phase of bureacracy

In Germany, after Tesla submitted the amended application documents for the Giga Berlin plant expansion to include a battery factory, the Brandenburg State Office for the Environment has now decided, as expected, that public participation will be required again due to the scope of the amendment.

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Jun 16, 2021 - 10:59 am

It’s hard to practice what you preach

While Elon Musk criticised Bitcoin for not ensuring renewable energy production for its operations, Tesla itself is now reportedly using hundreds of diesel generators to set up production at the future Giga Berlin plant in Grünheide, Germany.

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Jun 9, 2021 - 12:08 pm

Tesla ramps up electric car production in China

Tesla significantly increased deliveries of its electric cars produced in China in May after a surprising decline in April. According to figures from the China Passenger Car Association (CPCA), Tesla delivered 33,463 Model 3 and Model Y from the Gigafactory in Shanghai in May.

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Jun 8, 2021 - 11:06 am

Jerome Guillen leaves Tesla

Tesla is losing one of its most important executives; Jerome Guillen. Guillen held high-ranking positions at Tesla for more than ten years, but has now left the company, as Tesla announced in a brief notification to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Jun 7, 2021 - 11:18 am

Tesla cancels Model S Plaid+

Elon Musk has pulled the plug on the planned Model S Plaid+ variant. This is superfluous because the Model S Plaid (i.e. without the + in the name) is simply “so good”, Musk wrote on Twitter.

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Jun 4, 2021 - 12:48 pm

Battery research project takes off in Canada

The battery research team led by Jeff Dahn at Canada’s Dalhousie University has received six million US dollars. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) is providing $2.9 million of this, with another $3.1 million coming from Tesla.

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Jun 4, 2021 - 12:13 pm

CATL is considering a new battery plant in Shanghai

The Chinese battery cell manufacturer CATL is apparently planning a large new factory with an annual capacity of 80 GWh in the immediate vicinity of the Tesla plant in Shanghai. According to a media report, CATL has already spoken with the Shanghai municipal government about building the factory.

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2021/07/30/tesla-wants-to-limit-battery-variety/
30.07.2021 14:59