27 Jul '18, 9pm

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In addition to announcing plans to build up to 94,000 vehicles next year, Tesla released another lofty goal during its third quarter earnings conference call. CEO Elon Musk said the company is now working to increase drivetrain durability with the aim of building a unit that “never wears out.” Previously, Tesla had been targeting about 200,000 miles. “We are very happy with the quality of the drive unit,” Musk said during the earnings call. “We changed the goal of the drive unit endurance from being approximately 200,000 miles to being a million miles – basically we want drive units that just never wear out. That’s our goal. I think we made really good progress in that direction.” SEE ALSO: Tesla Q3 Earnings Report Induces After Hours Stock Price Spike One method Tesla is using to improve wear came from a change in the drive unit’s lubrication. “We transitioned to automati...

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Tesla Released Limited Edition Surfboards

hypebeast.com 29 Jul '18, 4am

Elon Musk is no stranger to releasing left-field products, such as The Boring Company Flamethrower , which proved to be a ...

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electriccarsreport.com 02 Aug '18, 6am

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plugincars.com 27 Jul '18, 3pm

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cleantechnica.com 27 Jul '18, 10pm

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greencarreports.com 29 Jul '18, 2am

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cleantechnica.com 28 Jul '18, 10pm

As you can see in the first chart above, the Model 3 wallops the competition. The rest of the small & midsize luxury cars ...

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cleantechnica.com 29 Jul '18, 11am

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greencarreports.com 23 Jul '18, 12pm

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cleantechnica.com 28 Jul '18, 9pm

Furthermore, Jaguar has the same problem (on a smaller scale) that Tesla has. There’s much more demand for its new electri...

Elon Pushes Back Against Mounting Tesla Rumors

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greentechmedia.com 25 Jul '18, 9am

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cleantechnica.com 29 Jul '18, 3am

What Tesla does get right is the execution of handling and acceleration on this car. Comparing zero to sixty times between...