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Tesla finally opens up Model 3 orders to regular reservation holders

Electrek received several reports from regular Model 3 reservation holders (non-Tesla employee, family members or company insiders) who have started to receive invitations to configure and order their new electric cars.<p>Tesla confirmed that the latest batch of invitations included non-Tesla …

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Model 3 Zippier Than Tesla States, Does 0 To 60 MPH In 4.8 Seconds

Tesla Model 3<p>Testing has revealed that the Tesla Model 3 can hit 60 miles per hour in just 4.8 seconds.<p>Oh, and the Model 3 is a finalist for Motor …

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Tesla, Inc.'s Timeline for Model 3 Production -- What You Need to Know

Tesla has huge ambitions for its Model 3 production. But achieving its big targets is going to take some time.<p><b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) is confirming to …

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Tesla's new vehicles didn't send the stock soaring — and that could signal a new reality for the company

• <b>Tesla had threatened $400 a share earlier in 2017, but recently the stock has traded closer to $300.</b>• <b><br>The Semi Truck and new Roadster unveiling haven't restored investor enthusiasm.</b>• <b><br>Tesla's major upcoming news will be full-year and Q4 earnings, as well as total vehicle deliveries for 2017.</b><p>Last week, …

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Tesla Model 3 Parallel Parks Itself

This Tesla Model 3 parallel self-park appears to be spot on.<p>As most of us are well aware at this point, Tesla is continually updating its Autopilot …

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Tesla: Not Approaching Terminal Decline

Developing fundamental elements and existing factors imply that the recent operational setbacks Tesla experienced are transient in nature and should …

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Tesla (TSLA): market and analysts don’t know how to react to all the recent Tesla news

Tesla’s stock (TSLA) fell back roughly 20 points since hitting a new all-time high in September. Despite a series of major news about the company over the last few weeks, the stock has mostly been trading sideways as analysts and the market don’t seem to have a good grasp on the situation.<p>Morgan …

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Tesla Model 3, Nissan LEAF Motor Trend Car of The Year Candidates

Tesla Model 3<p>A record four EVs make the <i>Motor Trend</i> Car of The Year candidate list, including the Tesla Model 3 and 2018 Nissan LEAF. The list also …

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Tesla Stockpiling A Bunch Model 3 Vehicles In Parking Garage

Does Tesla have a previously unknown hiding place for finished vehicles and overflow or is there more to the story? Delivery ready Model 3 vehicles … …

Tesla Charges Up to $250,000 for Resurrected Roadster Sports Car

Tesla Inc. wasted no time taking reservations for the revived Roadster sports car Elon Musk just unveiled, charging customers as much as …

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Tesla: Refuting The Competition Thesis

The competition thesis is the view that Tesla is threatened by the release of electric cars by other automakers.<p>The appeal of Tesla's cars can't be …

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Want the new Tesla Roadster in 2020? Prepare to pay Tesla $250,000 now - MarketWatch

The next generation of Tesla Inc.’s Roadster sports cars likely won’t hit the roads until 2020, but Tesla TSLA, +1.70% is requiring the first …

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Tesla Shorts Seeing Better Days | Investopedia

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) short sellers, or those that are betting the stock will go lower, lost $4.1 billion during the first three quarters of this year …

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Forget the Truck. Tesla’s Future Still Depends on the Model 3

Yes, <b>Tesla's</b> (TSLA) semi-truck is getting all the attention today, but lest anyone forget, the future of the company depends on the mass-market <b>Model 3</b>.<p>…

Elon Musk Was Heartbroken Over Amber Heard in the Middle of the Tesla Model 3 Launch Event

Perhaps unknown to the audience and livestream viewers of July’s Tesla Model 3 launch event, was that its star — billionaire CEO Elon Musk — was …

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Waiting for Your Tesla Model 3? Here's Where It Could Be Hiding

Are you wondering why you haven't seen all those Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Model 3s that were supposed to take over every road from L.A. to Boston? So are we.<p>…

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Tesla Model 3 Buyers Will Flee Faster than Electrons When Electric Vehicle Tax Breaks End

Count on it: Elon Musk will be on the hook for $200 million in refunds—to at least 200,000 Model 3 depositors—when EV dreams meet price-hike …

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The Case Of The Missing Tesla Model 3 Units: Found In A Los Angeles Garage

Someone walks into a random Los Angeles garage and finds anywhere from 30 or so Model 3 units, and up (could be many, many more).<p>This is a 10-mile …

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Elon Musk opens up on love life, traumatic childhood, Tesla goals - MarketWatch

On what should have been one of the happiest days of his professional life, Elon Musk was deeply sad when he launched the Model 3 sedan earlier this …

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Can Tesla avoid becoming the BlackBerry of electric cars?

It wasn't that long ago that the idea of a semi-autonomous, or even an electric car driving on public roads was incredibly far-fetched. Sure, there were hybrids from companies like Toyota and Honda, but nothing that anyone with a straight face would call cool. Tesla changed all that, first with its …

Test drivers are swooning over Tesla's new Model 3 sedan--but quality issues loom on the horizon

Tesla is on the verge of ramping up production of its mass-market Model 3 sedan, but the company has been giving hands-on demonstrations to selected journalists and financial analysts in recent months. With the first reviews trickling into print, we can judge the general reaction:<p>People love this …

While Tesla Suffers Model 3 Production Woes, Chevrolet Does Little To Persuade Reservation Holders

— Sean Szymkowski<p>Sean is a lead staff writer for GM Authority. The words above are fueled by passion and large amounts of caffeine. Find him on …

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Tesla Ramps Up the Hype During Trying Times

Elon Musk is breaking out his bag of pixie dust this week. Or, wait. Maybe it's a portal gun.<p>At Tesla’s semi-truck unveiling, which will be live …

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Tesla: Not Just Production Issues, Model 3 Demand Likely Capped At 300,000 Per Year

Comparing Tesla sales with Mercedes, Audi and BMW price/product mix, we see a demand for up to 300,000 Model 3 per year. Competition puts downside …

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Tesla Model 3 Depositors Staying Put as Wait in Line Lengthens

Brian Lawley was among the first to reserve a Tesla Model 3 after standing in a lengthy line in March 2016 to plunk down $2,000 for not one but two …

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Tesla Model 3 looks badass with aftermarket chrome delete, tint and wheels

With only a few hundred Tesla Model 3 out there, some of those early owners are already turning to aftermarket modifications.<p>I think this rather simple one is my favorite yet.<p>Earlier this month, we reported on Tesla Model 3 matching color aero wheel covers becoming a thing. They were almost …

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Tesla’s Model 3 Is the ‘iPhone of EVs’: Instinet | Investopedia

Electric car pioneer Tesla Inc. (TSLA) invited institutional investors to take a ride in its new Model 3 sedan, its first mass-market model, at a …

Tesla's Model 3: A 'Big Mess' That's Likely To Get Worse

A hearsay report from a parts supplier about production hell.<p>Why the Model 3 mess will only get worse.<p>The real news from China, and a first-hand …

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Growing Wait Times Don't Deter Tesla Model 3 Deposit Holders

They just want their Model 3<p>After spending three hours with the Tesla Model 3 on our First Drive, it was clear that Tesla had built a great electric car. Unfortunately for Tesla, actually producing the Model 3 in meaningful numbers is still a challenge. Manufacturing delays mean only a few hundred …

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Tesla Model 3 production line swiftly spied from outside Fremont factory

With all the eyes on Tesla’s Model 3 production ramp-up and the delays in customer deliveries, reservation holders are starving for any sign of an increase in production.<p>Now, the production line was even spied from outside Tesla’s Fremont factory.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk actually recently explained that …

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