• Leaked Tesla email says Model 3 will go to 24/7 production

    8 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Tesla is about to ramp up production of the Model 3 sedan according to an email obtained by Jalopnik. The company shut down the sedan's production line this week , but this email says the line will soon be running and a third shift will be added allowing the sedan to be built around the clock. Tesla is aiming to produce 6,000 Model 3 sedans per week by June.
    The email, reportedly penned by Elon Musk, details a wide-range of topics including Model 3 production, financial expenditures, manufacturing tolerances, Tesla's lack of financial profit, and how meetings can kill a company.
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  • Tesla aims to produce 6,000 Models 3s per week by June end: Electrek

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    Tesla Inc is aiming to produce 6,000 Model 3 units per week by the end of June to achieve its target of 5,000 units per week after accounting for a margin of error, Electrek reported, citing CEO Elon Musk's email to employees.
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  • DT Daily: Tesla pauses Model 3 production to untangle robot assembly lines

    DT Daily: Tesla pauses Model 3 production to untangle robot assembly lines

    8 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Tesla hits the brakes on Model 3 production just when it needs to ramp it up, Apple eyes a broader news focus , we explain that ever-mysterious 'blockchain' thingie.
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  • Tesla is shutting down its Model 3 production line for up to five days

    Tesla is shutting down its Model 3 production line for up to five days

    8 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    It's not a normal week if we don't hear at least three or four new reports on the status of the Model 3. Tesla stated to BuzzFeed News that its Model 3 production line is going to shut down for up to five days. During the shutdown, employees are expected to either use vacation days or stay at home without pay, according to several employees who spoke to Buzzfeed anonymously. In a statement to Buzzfeed , a Tesla spokesperson said the break is to “improve automation”. This is the second time Tesla has shut down Model 3 production since February. At the time, the company told Bloomberg it was...
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  • Tesla shuts down Model 3 production to “improve automation”

    8 days ago - By Technology Review


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  • Tesla Model 3 Production Halts Again

    Tesla Model 3 Production Halts Again

    8 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    The current wait list to get a base Model 3 is between 12 and 18 months. It might be getting a little longer, too. Tesla has started a temporary Model 3 production shutdown that will last four or five days.
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