Tesla posts best ever quarterly sales with 201,304 cars sold – USD1.14 billion profit; Model 3 and Y bestsellers – paultan.org

Tesla has just posted its best quarterly sales performance ever, selling 201,304 vehicles globally during the second quarter of 2021. That is a 121% increase over the same period last year, and the bulk of those sales came from the Model 3 and Model Y. Only 1,895 units were from

Tesla Ships Body In White Model Y To Texas For Robot Calibration

You can clearly see the body-in-white Model Y being lifted into Giga Texas. Tesla built its Shanghai Gigafctory in record time, so many folks assumed that may also be the case with the upcoming facilities in Texas and Germany. Progress has been pretty incredible, despite the fact that much red

Tesla FSD Mistakes Moon for Yellow Traffic Light

Tesla’s Autopilot driver-assist system has been on the market long enough to generate plenty of data about its ability to identify (of not) impending obstacles, from other vehicles to various concrete structures. After several years on the market, most of the items that tend to confuse Autopilot on a regular

How Much Revenue Will Tesla Make From Sharing Superchargers?

Tesla could stand to make $25 billion per year while helping the world’s EV owners forget about range anxiety. For years, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said it’s his (and Tesla’s) mission to encourage EV adoption. The mission is much more highly faceted than that, but you get the idea.

See Tesla Giga Austin After A Year Of Construction Work

The project was announced on July 23, 2020, but started on July 17. It’s been a year since Tesla launched the Tesla Giga Austin project in Texas, which quickly became one of the largest and fastest construction projects in the U.S. As far as we know, the company began transforming the

Tesla Model S Plaid Charging At 936 MPH: Can Rivals Beat It?

The Model S Plaid charges very quickly, but how does it compare to 800-volt rivals? Can the Tesla Model S Plaid and refreshed Model S Long Range charge faster than all other Tesla vehicles? How does the new 2021 Model S fare versus other EVs with 800-volt systems? When it comes

Tesla Will Open Superchargers to Other Automakers

This week Tesla CEO Elon Musk reiterated the company’s plans to let non-Tesla EV owners use the automaker’s Supercharger network. This possibility had actually been mentioned for quite a few years, but is receiving renewed interest as EV sales are starting to tick upward, and as a wave of new

Tesla to open Supercharger network to other EV brands

Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, made the announcement on Twitter, with the grand opening scheduled for later this year The Tesla Supercharger network will be opened to other electric vehicle brands later this year as confirmed by Tesla CEO, Elon Musk. Musk made the announcement to his Twitter following, which means

Watch Out Tesla, These Used EVs Are Plenty Peppy: Drag Race Fun

Spark EV or first-gen Nissan LEAF? How about some other surprises? What happens when you drag race two older used EVs? How do they compare to the acceleration of the latest high-performance electric cars, such as the Porsche Taycan and Tesla Model S Plaid? The Fast Lane Car has a

Tesla ‘Would Die’ If Elon Musk Wasn’t CEO, Says Elon Musk

Elon Musk is a household name in America, but with fame and status also comes controversy. Musk certainly has as many detractors as supporters, but there’s no denying his impact on electric vehicle adoption. As an early pioneer of the EV, he’s driven Tesla to be the most valuable automaker