This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discussed the Tesla layoffs, a big price hike on Tesla’s entire lineup, and more weirdness with Elon Musk and the company.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:
- Tesla (TSLA) lays off more employees, and hourly ones this time despite Elon Musk’s comments
- Tesla is sending untrained employees to work on cars as service becomes problematic
- Tesla (TSLA) significantly increases its electric car prices across its lineup
- Tesla is considering sites for new factory in Canada and Mexico, along with the US
- Tesla Autopilot tops the list of most crashes on driver-assist features in new NHTSA report
- Elon Musk says that Lucid and Rivian are tracking toward bankruptcy
- NIO finally launches its ES7 SUV with 578-mile range and vehicle-to-load capabilities
- Ford stops Mustang Mach-E deliveries ahead of safety recall without fix for now
- Chevy Blazer EV gets revealed July 18, first official look
- Study finds more than a quarter of charging stations were nonfunctional
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Author: Fred Lambert