Hundreds of Teslas reported in Auckland port, hinting at even more growth in NZ

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Recent reports from the Port of Auckland have indicated that hundreds of Tesla vehicles are likely waiting for delivery in New Zealand. Demand for Tesla vehicles grew in 2021, particularly in the third quarter. It seems Tesla will continue to grow in New Zealand this year.

Tesla Insurance goes live in Arizona and Ohio

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Tesla Insurance has officially gone live in Arizona and Ohio, becoming the fourth and fifth states to have access to the company’s in-house coverage program. Tesla’s vertical integration may have contributed to these lower rates, especially as the company knows its vehicle best.

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Fresh batch of Tesla Model Y sighted in Giga Texas

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A batch of Tesla Model Y vehicles was recently spotted at Gigafactory Texas, the EV manufacturer’s new headquarters. On January 9, Ives projected that Tesla Giga Texas would start Model Y production in the next 7-10 days. Tesla Giga Texas is expected to start Model Y production soon.

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas will sit on ‘Tesla Road’ following unanimous vote on name change

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas will not move geographical locations, but it will be on a new road. On Tuesday evening, the Travis County Commissioners Court unanimously voted to pass Item 21 on the agenda, which would change “Harold Green Road” to “Tesla Road.”

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Tesla Cybertruck production to start Q1 2023: Report

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Tesla Cybertruck production will start on the first quarter of 2023, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. . Tesla Cybertruck production in the first quarter of 2023 would reportedly be limited before increasing output. . News Featured Tesla Tesla Cybertruck

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Tesla’s newest Arcade game: Sonic the Hedgehog

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Tesla will partner with SEGA, a Japanese gaming and entertainment company, to bring the newest addition to the Tesla Arcade: Sonic the Hedgehog. Credit: Tesla). SEGA is excited to partner with Tesla to bring this iconic Sonic title to their extensive gaming library.

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Tesla Model Y tops China’s premium SUV segment in 2021 with nearly 170k units sold

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The Tesla Model Y topped China’s premium SUV segment in 2021 with approximately 169,853 units sold from January to December last year, reported the China Passenger Car Association ( CPCA ). Tesla sold 40,500 Model Y units in December 2021, earning second place in general SUV retail sales.

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Tesla launches live Sentry Mode Camera Access with 2021.36.8

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Tesla has officially launched Live Camera Access for the Sentry Mode security feature with Software Update 2021.36.8. Sentry Mode is a security feature available to Tesla owners which helps record events that happen near a vehicle.

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Tesla Giga Berlin kicks off 2022 with 33 locally-produced Model Y vehicles

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Tesla Giga Berlin seems raring to start operations and kick off Model Y production this year. Local Giga Berlin observer, Tobias Lindh , has been keeping a close eye on Tesla’s Gigafactory in Germany this week. The colors were leaked back in October 2021 via Tesla’s mobile app.

Tesla, NHTSA in discussions regarding HVAC issues

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Recent complaints regarding Tesla’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems have prompted the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to discuss the feature with the automaker. News Tesla Model 3 Tesla Model Y Featured Tesla

Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta 10.6 reveals focus on vision and precision

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Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta program is getting a new version this weekend with Update Version 10.6, It features drivers with Tesla Safety Scores of 98, 99 and 100, and will likely expand to lower scores in the future. The post Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta 10.6

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Tesla Giga Texas grand opening party schedule for early 2022

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Tesla Giga Texas production seems set to start early next year, making 2022 another exciting year for the company. Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently confirmed that there will be a grand opening party for the Model Y and Cybertruck production facility early next year. .

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Tesla enables in-car upgrade purchases with new software update

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Tesla has enabled drivers and owners to purchase upgrades for their vehicles in their cars with the rollout of Software Update 2021.40.6. Upgrades for Tesla have been available for years in many different forms. Tesla created a refund program for these instances.

Tesla announces Solar Roof 20-year loans with lower monthly payments

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Tesla recently announced that it had launched a 20-year Solar Roof loan option that allows customers to have lower monthly payments. The update enables Tesla to offer its flagship residential solar product at a price point that’s more affordable than before. Credit: Tesla Energy.

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Tesla Q4 2021 Vehicle Safety Report records 1 crash for every 4.31 million miles with Autopilot engaged

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In Q4 2021, Tesla recorded one crash for every 4.31 Tesla also recorded one crash for every 1.59 Based on Tesla’s report, there is a significant difference between the results when Autopilot was activated and when drivers did not use it. .

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Many Have Concerns With How Tesla Is Constantly Misrepresented By The Mainstream Media

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Many Tesla owners and supporters are highly concerned with how the media is misrepresenting Tesla in the news, and two recent articles published by the New York Times have really done a “great” job at this.

Tesla Model S Plaid runs sub-9-second 1/4-mile for first time

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A Tesla Model S Plaid ran a sub-9-second 1/4-mile for the first time at Maryland International Raceway in the United States. The Model S Plaid is Tesla’s crown jewel of performance. The Model S Plaid is currently available for $129,990 on Tesla’s website.

Tesla Shop releases Giga Texas Belt Buckle for $150

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The Tesla shop released a Giga Texas Belt Buckle for $150 recently. The Tesla Giga Texas Belt Buckle marks the latest time the EV manufacturer released a new product in the last few weeks. . It features the Tesla logo on top of a star and the inscription: “Don’t Mess with (Tesla).”.

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Tesla formally moves headquarters to Austin, TX

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Texas’ new place in Tesla’s operations may not come as a surprise to those following the developments surrounding the company’s newest Gigafactory. The Tesla CEO listed a few milestones Giga Texas might hit in the near term.

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Tesla launches Free off-peak Holiday Supercharging around the U.S.

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Tesla has launched Free Holiday Supercharging during off-peak hours for the Holiday Season. From December 23 to December 26, Tesla will offer free Supercharging in various locations across the U.S. Tesla will offer the free off-peak Supercharging in eleven states across the U.S.:

Tesla Giga Shanghai goes for its final Q3 2021 sprint

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Tesla Giga Shanghai seems to be sprinting into action as Q3 2021 comes to an end. Many Tesla Model Y and Model 3 units can still be seen parked or on car carriers at Gigafactory Shanghai, hinting at the strong demand for the company’s cars. Tesla Giga Shanghai

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Tesla submits Gigafactory Berlin approval documents: Environment Ministry

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Tesla has submitted all of the required documents for the German State of Brandenburg to approve the operation and production of electric vehicles at the company’s first European production facility known as Gigafactory Berlin. Tesla CEO Elon Musk at Gigafactory Berlin in September 2020.

Tesla has installed the Powerwall 250,000 times

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Tesla announced yesterday that it has installed 250,000 Powerwalls globally, a tremendous milestone for the sustainable energy company. Tesla Solar (@TeslaSolar) November 17, 2021. Tesla releases specs for its new Powerwall+ energy storage system.

Tesla rolls out new firmware in hopes to solve heat pump issues

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Tesla’s widely-publicized issues with heat pumps over the past several weeks are being solved by a firmware update, CEO Elon Musk commented this past weekend. The heat pump has been an integral part of Tesla’s plan to combat range diminishment in colder climates.

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Tesla finally adds Waypoints, a long-requested feature promised over a year ago

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Tesla has added Waypoints to improve the in-car navigation experience with Software Update 2021.40.5. Waypoints have been long requested by many Tesla owners, and the automaker has finally come through after Elon Musk confirmed they would be added in September 2020.

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Tesla Model S Plaid accidentally starts drag race in reverse, wins anyway

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A Tesla Model S Plaid involved in a drag race against a Chevrolet 2600 HD Diesel truck accidentally started the duel in reverse. Perhaps one of the most substantial changes Tesla made to the Model S, its flagship sedan, was the entire steering column.

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Tesla Giga Berlin permitted to produce 2,000 more Model Y test vehicles while final approval is still pending

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The German State Environment Agency has issued another early permit to Tesla, allowing the EV manufacturer to produce 2,000 Model Y test vehicles at Giga Berlin. Tesla gets new neighbor as Germany’s IG Metall union builds office near Giga Berlin.

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Tesla’s workforce expansion at Giga Shanghai will grow ‘new model’ line by 50%

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Tesla’s workforce expansion at Gigafactory Shanghai in China will grow the electric automaker’s “new model production area” by 50%, from 6,000 to 9,000 employees. When the expansion plan is complete, Tesla will employ 19,000 workers at the facility.

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Tesla Model 3, Model Y with AMD-powered MCU3 starts deliveries in North America

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Tesla has started producing and delivering Model 3 and Model Y vehicles equipped with AMD-powered MCU3 infotainment systems in North America. . In November, Tesla Giga Shanghai kicked off Tesla Model Y Performance deliveries.

EV subscription company Autonomy launches Tesla Model 3 rental fleet

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Autonomy, a company owned by vehicle subscription platform NextCar, has launched a new electric and zero-emissions vehicle subscription program with the Tesla Model 3. The post EV subscription company Autonomy launches Tesla Model 3 rental fleet appeared first on TESLARATI.

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Tesla China-built Model 3 spotted in Northern California

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A Tesla Model 3 built in China at the automaker’s Gigafactory Shanghai facility was spotted in San Francisco, California, earlier today, flaring the curiosities of fans of the automaker. Tesla has several reasons to bring a China-made Model 3 to the U.S.

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Tesla continues to establish pole position in Norway

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Tesla is continuing to solidify itself in the pole position in Norway. The Tesla Model Y all-electric crossover was Norway’s best-selling vehicle in November. Credit: Tesla). In September , Tesla saw similar domination of the Norwegian automotive market.

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Tesla releases Model S Plaid Track Mode details as it rolls out to North America

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Tesla is officially rolling out the Plaid Track Mode to all Model S Plaid vehicles across North America this week. Tesla developed a few cool features for Plaid Track Mode, listed below. Plaid Track Mode now rolling out in North America [link] — Tesla (@Tesla) January 7, 2022.

All four Tesla Models receive late-night price increases

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On Friday, all four Tesla Models received late-night price increases, ranging from $2,000 for the Model Y Long Range and Model 3 Standard Range+ to $5,000 for the Model S and Model X Long Range configurations.

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Tesla Cyberwhistle sells out hours after launch

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Tesla released a Cyberwhistle, inspired by Giga Texas’ upcoming Cybertruck. The Cyberwhistle hints at other “cyber”-branded products that Tesla could be releasing before Cybertrucks hit the roads. . Tesla might release more “cyber” products ahead of the Cybertruck.

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Tesla tanks in Consumer Reports’ Reliability Survey

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Tesla has a knack for not performing well in some reliability and dependability surveys , and the most recently released assessment from Consumer Reports continued that trend after the electric automaker finished 27th out of 28 total brands. Credit: Tesla).

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PepsiCo. receives permit for Tesla Semi Megacharger installation

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has received the permit for the installation of a Tesla Semi Megacharger at its Modesto, California, facility, according to public documents released by Stanislaus County. will be the first company to receive Tesla Semis later this year. PepsiCo.

Tesla Giga Shanghai aims for 500k annual output for 2021: report

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Tesla China’s Global Vice President Grace Tao recently visited the China EV100 to discuss key issues about developing the auto market. Tesla’s delivery numbers have skyrocketed throughout 2021, undoubtedly with considerable help from Giga Shanghai.

Tesla Releases A Guide To Its Dojo Technology

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Tesla released a Dojo white paper this week, and Elon Musk pointed out alongside the release that this is much more important than it may seem at first. In the 9-page paper, Tesla explained its arithmetic formats and methods for the new binary floating-point […].

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Tesla 2021 Holiday Update rolls out to legacy Model S and Model X

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When Tesla recently conducted the initial rollout of its 2021 Holiday Update , electric vehicle owners were quick to point out that pre-refresh Model S and Model X vehicles were seemingly left out. S3XY Light Show pic.twitter.com/FuBTAVB8Ju — Tesla (@Tesla) December 24, 2021.

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Tesla, India talks stagnate as neither party is willing to budge on terms

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Tesla and Indian government officials have essentially reached a standstill as neither party is willing to budge from terms they feel are necessary to bring the electric automaker’s vehicles to the South Asian country. “Things are not moving ahead (for Tesla),” they said.

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Tesla India gets approval for three more vehicles

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Tesla India received approval for three more vehicles in the country, according to information from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways , which is controlled by the national government, known as Centre. . In August, Tesla received homologation certificates for four of its car models.

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Tesla China updates base Model 3 with price increase and better range rating

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Tesla China updated Giga Shanghai’s Model 3 RWD variant and increased its price by about ¥15,000 ($2,350.21) to ¥250,900 ($39,311.23) after tax reductions. Tesla China Update: New version of the MIC Model 3 RWD!

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