• Tesla says Model S, Model X production efficiency much improved

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Tesla Inc said the number of labor hours needed to produce its Model S and Model X cars have decreased considerably, following the latest report of quality problems that could prevent the carmaker from hitting its production targets.
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  • Tesla's Model 3 motor may strain world's supply of neodymium - Roadshow

    6 monthes ago - By CNET

    The switch to a neodymium-intensive permanent magnet motor in a volume model like the Model 3 has some worried about long-term supply issues.
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  • Report claims 40% of Tesla's Model 3 parts are so flawed they can't be installed

    Report claims 40% of Tesla's Model 3 parts are so flawed they can't be installed

    6 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Earlier this year, CNBC published a seemingly-damning report claiming that Tesla has experienced problems with Model 3 production because employees responsible for keeping an eye on quality control issues are inexperienced and "make sloppy calculations and don't know when they're looking at flaws." Consequently, the report alleged that Tesla has been putting faulty battery packs into production Model 3 units.
    Tesla, predictably, came back with a scathing response that completely denied every claim CNBC managed to source from a range of current and former employees. Tesla's response...
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