28 Apr '17, 8pm

Musk Fired Founder of German Engineering Firm Vital to Model 3’s Launch, Sources Say https://t.co/IPtGouWJFA

Musk Fired Founder of German Engineering Firm Vital to Model 3’s Launch, Sources Say https://t.co/IPtGouWJFA

Tesla CEO Elon Musk reportedly fired its German engineering company’s founder last month after disputing over the firm’s business strategy. According to two source familiar with the matter speaking with Reuters , Klaus Grohmann, founder and CEO of Grohmann Engineering, fought with Musk over keeping the firm’s legacy clients, which included Daimler and BMW. Musk wanted exclusive control over the firm that plays a vital role providing automation and engineering expertise as Tesla launches the Model 3 this year and aims for a 500,000 vehicle production target for next year. The electric automaker wanted the founder to stay on, but a clash escalated with Musk over how to treat existing clients. Grohmann declined to discuss his leaving the company, but did offer an interesting comment. “I definitely did not depart because I had lost interest in working,” Grohmann told Reuters ....

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/musk-fired-founder-of-german-en...

Tweets

Elon Musk Unveils the Future of Tunnels With th...

hypebeast.com 29 Apr '17, 3am

Elon Musk has unveiled his latest grand, futuristic and innovative idea. With The Boring Company, Musk hopes to build intr...

Musk Talks Tunnels, Trucks, And Factories At TED2017

Musk Talks Tunnels, Trucks, And Factories At TE...

gas2.org 29 Apr '17, 1pm

Something else happened yesterday. A video surfaced on YouTube explaining Musk’s vision for a network of underground tunne...

Tesla Model Y Will Not Be Based On Model 3 Plat...

gas2.org 05 May '17, 8pm

“Demand for sedans is cratering in the US and around the world as buyers clamor for more crossovers and SUVs” Is cratering...

@mongabay

@mongabay

news.mongabay.com 28 Apr '17, 7pm

A little more than a year after being named Brazil’s deforestation “sheriff,” Thelma Krug has reportedly been fired after ...

Musk Talks About Tesla Semi, More Gigafactories...

cleantechnica.com 29 Apr '17, 8am

It’s not easy following the Pope on stage, but if anyone can pull it off, it’s Elon Musk. He was in Vancouver on Friday to...

MFT's May New Product Launch

abiteast.typepad.com 03 May '17, 1am

you must check it out-all the details about the new release is there. Plus, you can find out about all the fun stuff that ...

flying to Singapore to prepare the launch of

tokenomica.com 06 May '17, 7am

We’re developing a centralized platform, Tokenomica.com, which is going to work on top of the Waves blockchain, and provid...

Join a good discussion of #engineering #educati...

eetimes.com 03 May '17, 2pm

Curriculum modifications and forum replacements must be made in the engineering and computer science education system if w...

Climate March Video

Climate March Video

cleantechnica.com 29 Apr '17, 9pm

Elon Musk has made many people unhappy because he is serving as an official adviser to the Trump maladministration whereas...