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Tesla Model 3 production at 1,000 per week, record quarter overall

Tesla sent out their 4th Quarter and 2017 production and delivery results this afternoon. The total deliveries across the brand were 29,870 vehicles for fourth quarter, their highest quarter to date... Read more ››
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VIN registration changes hint at 2,984 Model 3s sold in 2017

While Tesla has been quiet about 2017 deliveries or production ramp up progress so far, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) registration has been our best method of guessing at how that is going. We... Read more ››
First production Tesla Model 3 SN1

The first production Tesla Model 3 has rolled off the line

Late last night Elon Musk tweeted out the first photos of the Tesla Model 3 that rolled off the production line (SN1). First, he posted a teaser image seen below in black and white, leading everyone... Read more ››

Tesla Model 3 production has begun, official launch July 28

Elon Musk took to Twitter this morning (still officially Sunday night in California) to give the details on the Model 3 launch. The main takeaways are as follows: The Model 3 has passed all... Read more ››
Daimler Mercedes Electric B-Class Vehicle

No more gasoline or diesel powered Mercedes?

A poster in Tesla Facebook group has stated that a source in Daimler's production chain has told him that they are planning on ceasing production of internal combustion engines within the next decade... Read more ››

Tesla Model 3 initial production in July, volume production in September

Tesla released their fourth quarter and end of year financials and guidance, and among the most exciting news is that Model 3 is still on track for initial production to begin July 1 and volume... Read more ››
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Initial production of Tesla Model 3 begins February 20!

Reuters has reported that sources have told them that Tesla has let suppliers know that they will begin initial production of a testing fleet of the upcoming Model 3 on February 20. This would mean... Read more ››
Chevy Bolt Production

The Chevy Bolt starts rolling off production lines this week

General Motors has officially begun producing the Chevy Bolt, the first affordable (to the average US citizen) electric vehicle that can go more than 200 miles on a single charge, specifically 238... Read more ››

Chevy unveils the Bolt production car

Chevrolet unveiled the production version of the Bolt electric car (not to be confused with the Volt plug-in hybrid) that was originally introduced in concept form last year at the Detroit Auto Show... Read more ››