Tesla critic concludes that Powerwalls do not exist because she’s never seen one

Being a company with a visionary CEO and products that continually push the boundaries of their respective segments means that Tesla is subjected to a steady barrage of negativity from critics and skeptics. At times, the criticisms would involve Elon Musk’s missed targets, or the constant delays in the release of the company’s Autopilot features, […]

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Tesla bull Jim Cramer tells the hard truth about why Wall St is missing the TSLA picture

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) third-quarter earnings report proved that Elon Musk’s electric car company has matured into a force of nature that is so resilient, even a literal pandemic couldn’t bring it down. As of Thursday’s close, Tesla stock is up over 400%, a testament to the company’s capability to prove its critics wrong at every turn. […]

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Tesla Solar Roof is becoming a stealthy killer, and no one is standing in its way

Tesla executives like CEO Elon Musk may emphasize that the company’s Energy business is just as important as its electric vehicle division, there is little doubt that stationary batteries and solar products are just not as sexy or exciting as, say, all-electric supercars, futuristic pickups, or Full Self-Driving software. Yet as Tesla Energy hits its […]

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Tesla will retire the iconic ‘skateboard’ it pioneered in favor of structural battery packs

After the challenging ramp of the original Tesla Roadster, the electric car maker opted for a clean-sheet design for its next vehicle, the Model S sedan. Through these efforts, the Tesla team was able to come up with a “skateboard” concept, which involved placing the battery pack at the floor of the vehicle and the […]

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Tesla’s subtle Supercharger ‘V4’ hints are pointing at the Cybertruck’s 350 kW charge rate

Hints about what could very well be Tesla’s next-generation Supercharger “V4” system were shared in the company’s recently-held Q3 earnings call. During the call’s Q&A segment, President of Automotive Jerome Guillen mentioned that Tesla is looking at 350 kW chargers for its cars. These likely include next-generation vehicles like the Model S Plaid and the […]

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Tesla’s pilot 4680 battery cell line in CA will support Giga Berlin’s initial ramp

Tesla’s pilot battery cell production line in Fremont, CA may be built in a site that spans less than 200,000 square feet, but it is poised to be one of the world’s largest battery plants by output nonetheless. With an expected annual output of 10 GWh, Tesla’s “Roadrunner” line for its 4680 cells will likely […]

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LIVE BLOG: Tesla (TSLA) Q3 2020 earnings call summary

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) third-quarter earnings call comes on the heels of an impressive quarter that saw the electric car maker posting $8.771 billion in revenue and $809M GAAP operating income, beating Wall Street’s estimates once more. With these results, Tesla has now posted five consecutive profitable quarters. As revealed in the company’s Q3 2020 Update Letter, Tesla […]

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Tesla (TSLA) crushes Q3 earnings with record profit, accelerates global growth

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) third-quarter earnings for 2020 saw the electric car maker post $8.771 billion in revenue, beating Wall Street’s expectations. The results, which were discussed at length in an Update Letter, were released after the closing bell on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. Tesla’s third-quarter was impressive, with the electric car maker producing a total of 145,036 […]

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Tesla’s 4680 tabless cells are curiously similar to LG Chem’s ‘new form factor’ batteries

As the electric vehicle sector grows, the demand for batteries is poised to see a significant increase. This is a big opportunity for companies like LG Chem, which supplies batteries for several EV makers like Tesla. Amidst this surging demand, LG Chem revealed on Wednesday that it is planning on tripling its production capacity for […]

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Tesla’s ‘merger’ with German battery assembly line maker ATW gets official approval

Recent updates from the German Press Agency indicate that Tesla has received official approval for its acquisition of ATW (Assembly & Test Europe GmbH), a company based in the German town of Neuwied that makes modern battery assembly lines. A spokesman for the German Federal Cartel Office confirmed the update, though he described the deal […]

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