03 Apr '18, 2pm

Tesla Model 3 production crossed 2,000 last week; is it sustainable?

John Voelcker Apr 3, 2018 Follow John Add to circle 2017 Tesla Model 3 "first production" car, in photo tweeted by Elon Musk on July 9, 2017 Enlarge Photo Tesla reported Tuesday that it built 34,494 electric cars in the first quarter of 2018, by far its largest quarterly production total ever. But all eyes were on one number: the production of Model 3 sedans, which was 9,766 vehicles out of that total. Of the rest, 11,730 were Model S hatchback sedans and 10,070 were Model X crossover utility vehicles. DON'T MISS: 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range: first drive review of 310-mile electric car For more than eight months after the first Model 3 cars were delivered to buyers at the end of July 2017, Tesla has struggled to get Model 3 production rates up to the numbers promised by CEO Elon Musk. In July, he tweeted that the company would be building 2,500 cars a week by the end of ...

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Tesla Model 3 Production Now at Over 2,000 Cars a Week

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hybridcars.com 03 Apr '18, 8pm

Tesla is now making over 2,000 Model 3 vehicles per week – still short of its previously announced goal of making 2,500 of...

Tesla produced record 34,494 EVs in Q1, 9,766 M...

electriccarsreport.com 03 Apr '18, 4pm

In Q1 of 2018, Tesla production totaled 34,494 vehicles, a 40% increase from Q4 and by far the most productive quarter in ...

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Tesla Internal Memo Seeks to ‘Prove Haters Wron...

hybridcars.com 30 Mar '18, 11pm

Amidst questions of misfiring Model 3 production targets, internal memos are attempting to boost employee morale, along wi...

Tesla Exec (In Employee Email): Daily Model 3 Production Well Into The 200s

Tesla Exec (In Employee Email): Daily Model 3 P...

cleantechnica.com 30 Mar '18, 10pm

A recently revealed internal email, from Tesla Senior Vice President of Engineering Doug Fields to employees at the compan...

Tesla Stock Price Guesses Following Quarter 1 Financials Call, + Model 3 Production Guesses

Tesla Stock Price Guesses Following Quarter 1 F...

cleantechnica.com 31 Mar '18, 10pm

In particular, besides merely querying those reading this about Tesla Model 3 production rate predictions circa the end of...

Tesla: More Stores, Broken Bolts, & A Big Model 3 Production Push

Tesla: More Stores, Broken Bolts, & A Big Model...

cleantechnica.com 30 Mar '18, 4pm

forum yesterday about broken bolts on the power steering pump used on the Model S. Apparently, the company has issued a re...

Tesla recalls 123,000 Model S electric cars ove...

greencarreports.com 30 Mar '18, 11am

John Voelcker Mar 30, 2018 Follow John Add to circle 2012 Tesla Model S Signature Enlarge Photo Tesla will recall roughly ...

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I’m glad I’ve finally got into a groove again with my workouts, and I’m finally feeling back to my old self again. As far ...

Tesla issues recall for 123,000 Model S vehicles

vernonchan.com 31 Mar '18, 6am

Tesla has issued a recall for 123,000 units of its Model S electric cars to address a fault in the power steering system. ...

This Week In Running: April 2, 2018

This Week In Running: April 2, 2018

irunfar.com 02 Apr '18, 10am

We spend hours weekly creating this column, often ahead of races publishing results–by combing social media. We can’t cove...

Tesla Model 3 = #1 In Q1 2018 US Electric Car Sales

Tesla Model 3 = #1 In Q1 2018 US Electric Car S...

cleantechnica.com 06 Apr '18, 5am

Clicking through January, February, and then March in the interactive chart above, it’s fun to watch Prius Prime sales ris...