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Tesla says Shanghai car fire caused by failed battery module

Tesla says a fire in one of its cars in Shanghai was caused by the failure of a single battery module and investigators found no defects in the car’s systems. The electric car maker said Friday on its social media account that a joint team examined the battery, software, manufacturing information and the vehicle’s history […]

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Earned nothing from Tesla in 2018: Elon Musk

While his electric vehicle (EV) company Tesla struggles to make profit, tech mogul Elon Musk denied reports that claimed he had earned $2.3 billion in stock options in 2018. Instead, Musk said he had pocketed nothing at all. A Tesla fanpage took to Twitter slamming a news report from last week that said Musk made […]

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Tesla produced 900 Model 3 cars per day this week: Elon Musk

Tesla Inc has on an average produced 900 Model 3 cars per day this week, bringing the company closer to its target of making 7,000 cars per week, according to an email from Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk to employees that was widely posted on social media and authenticated by a source familiar with the […]

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Tesla reduces prices on Models S and X amid stock slump

Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its two most expensive models. The company on Monday cut $3,000 from the price of the Model S sedan and $2,000 from the Model X SUV. Tesla said in a statement that it periodically […]

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Ashok Leyland ready to ride on Elon Musk’s India dream for EVs

Tesla CEO Elon Musk who has been moving back and forth on his India dream for couple of years and unable to take the next big step now has an invitation from commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland. Musk wants to make India his next big market but the question lingers: Will the electric car ever […]

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Tesla Model S burst into flames in Hong Kong parking lot: Report

Tesla’s electric car Model S caught fire in a parking lot in a Hong Kong shopping mall reports Apple Daily newspaper. According to the report no one was injured in the blaze. Tesla’s electric car which is said to be Model S 85 KWH dual power version burst into flames 30 minutes after being parked […]

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Tesla to start selling solar panels at reduced price of up to 38 percent : NYT

Tesla Inc is reportedly planning to start selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average price reported. According to the New York Times , Tesla aims to cut the prices by standardizing systems and requiring customers order the items online. Last week the company after reporting a 36 […]

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Panasonic studying further investments in Tesla gigafactory: Report

Panasonic is reportedly reviewing its investments in battery production. According to Reuter, the company following a Nikkei report that stated that the “two had frozen spending plans”, said- Panasonic is studying further investments in battery production at its gigafactory joint venture with Tesla. This is actually deepening concerns about demand for the carmaker’s electric vehicles. […]

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Tesla develops its largest power storage system in Asia

In a bid to reduce energy demand and provide emergency backup power to trains in Japan, Tesla has claimed to develop its largest power storage system in Asia. According to Tesla, it has installed a bank of 42 Powerpacks at a train station in Japan’s Osaka that can provide sufficient backup power to safely move […]

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Tesla electric cars may come to India in 2019-2020: Elon Musk

Elon Musk CEO Tesla has once again vouched to make India his next big market. Hinting at the roll out of the much awaited electric cars in India, Musk tweeted late Friday that he would love to be in India in 2019 or next year. “Would love to be there this year. If not, definitely […]

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