19 May '18, 2pm

Tesla Model 3 Production is Stopping Again

Tesla Model 3 Production is Stopping Again

Tesla is still struggling to ramp up production for its Model 3, and will shut down again at the end of this month. It’s actually a planned stoppage, as Tesla had previously warned that it will shut down production for 10 days this quarter to address manufacturing problems that have plagued the Model 3’s production line. Reuters reports the pause in production at Tesla’s Fremont factory will take place from May 26 to May 31. Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed “humans are underrated,” saying that robots actually slowed production on the Model 3. The changes to the assembly line are working towards the goal of producing 6,000 vehicles per week by the end of June. SEE ALSO: New Tesla Model 3 Variants Coming This Week The company’s Fremont plant was shut down in February for a few days of rework, and production was also paused last month. Last month’s stoppage and the upcoming six ...

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