Tesla opens Model Y orders in Taiwan, vehicles expected to be imported from Giga Berlin

Reports have emerged from the Tesla community that Model Y orders have been opened in Taiwan. Interestingly enough, the all-electric crossovers will reportedly be imported from Gigafactory Berlin.  Posts about Model Y orders in Taiwan were shared on Twitter by Tesla Owners Taiwan founder Michael Hsu, a veteran electric vehicle owner who’s been looking to […]

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Tesla adds a new CCS adapter to store for US customers

Tesla added a CCS adapter to its shop for U.S. customers. The adapter offers charging speed up to 250kW and can be used at third-party charging stations. The CCS Combo 1 Adapter may not be compatible with every Tesla so Tesla owners are encouraged to double-check to make sure it is before purchasing it.   […]

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UPDATE: Tesla adds 500k square feet to Gigafactory Texas for ‘ecological paradise’

Update: Elon Musk told Teslarati the expansion plans will accommodate Tesla Giga Texas’s “ecological paradise.” Headline and paragraphs have been revised and updated to reflect accuracy based on Musk’s details. Ecological paradise plans from south portion of Giga Texas to river look great, however we must first get the factory financially on its feet — […]

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Tesla Model Y has the best resale value out of all BEVs in China

The Tesla Model Y has the best resale value out of any other battery electric vehicle in China according to data from the China Automobile Dealers Association. The Model Y is the best-selling SUV in China and has a one-year value retention rate of 88.76% among battery electric vehicles in the nation according to a list […]

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Cotati Police unveil new Tesla Model Y police cruiser

The Cotati Police Department in California recently purchased a new Tesla Model Y police patrol car making it the first EV police cruiser in service in Sonoma County, KRON4 reported. The Tesla Model Y was recently put into service and the city’s mayor, Mark Landman, told KRON4: “Cotati is one of the first cities in […]

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Cotati Police unveil new Tesla Model Y police cruiser

The Cotati Police Department in California recently purchased a new Tesla Model Y police patrol car making it the first EV police cruiser in service in Sonoma County, KRON4 reported. The Tesla Model Y was recently put into service and the city’s mayor, Mark Landman, told KRON4: “Cotati is one of the first cities in […]

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Tesla begins delivering Model Ys in Japan

Tesla has begun delivering Model Ys to customers in Japan, Tesla Japan announced on Twitter. In June, Tesla opened up Model Y ordering for Australia and Japan. In Japan, the Model Y RWD starts at ¥6,190,000 ($46,156.97), and the Model Y Dual Motor AWD Performance costs ¥8,090,000 ($60,324.70). Tesla estimated that the delivery date was […]

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Tesla China posts 76,965 vehicle sales in August: CPCA data

Tesla China posted its second highest monthly sales to date in August, with the electric vehicle maker selling 76,965 Giga Shanghai-made vehicles in the domestic and international markets. This was according to data released by the China Passenger Car Association (CPCA) today. Among the 76,965 vehicles that Tesla China sold in August, 62,169 were Model […]

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Tesla Vision Model Y earns highest Euro NCAP overall score under new protocol

The Tesla Vision Model Y has crushed its recent rounds of safety tests, earning the highest overall score under the Euro NCAP’s newest and most stringent protocol to date. The results could be seen as a validation of Tesla Vision, as the tests showed that the Model Y is still incredibly safe — perhaps even […]

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