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Tesla Model 3 becomes best-selling vehicle (not just electric) in Europe

The Tesla Model 3 has become the first all-electric car to become the best-selling vehicle in Europe. However, that’s on a monthly basis and Tesla’s deliveries vary widely on a monthly basis. Last quarter, Tesla delivered a record number of vehicles – getting close to a quarter of million vehicles. Strong performance in all of Tesla’s major markets contributed to the new record. We…
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Tesla (TSLA) reaches $1 trillion valuation

Tesla (TSLA) has officially reached a public market valuation of $1 trillion after adding over $100 billion to its market capitalization today alone. As we reported earlier today, Tesla is seeing a series of good catalysts: Hertz orders 100,000 Teslas, the single-largest EV purchase ever, with Tom Brady campaign Tesla Model 3 becomes best-selling vehicle (not just electric) in Europe Tesla…
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Panasonic unveils its Tesla 4680 battery cell, production to start next year

Panasonic has today unveiled its new 4680 battery cell built for Tesla and it plans to start “test production” early next year. Last year, Tesla unveiled its plan to produce its own new tabless battery cell in a bigger format with a new chemistry. The automaker claims to have solved some major issues that were preventing the industry from producing bigger cylindrical Li-ion cells in a new…
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Tesla increases Model S and Model X prices by $5,000

Tesla has increased Model S and Model X prices by another $5,000 as demand is pushing deliveries of new orders deep into next year. As we reported earlier this week, Tesla is back to delivering its full lineup of vehicles after finally starting back production of the Model…
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The Volkswagen ID.4 – Here’s the Thing… [Video]

The is a most curious car. Seemingly a tame vision of the future of VW’s electrification strategy, yet it seems to garner a fair bit of love and hate. To figure out why this is, I partnered with VW to get a feel for the car for 2 weeks. The reality is VW is very serious about electrification, and for good reason. When I first heard the ID.3 EV wasn’t coming to North America, I started…
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