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The Likely Rise Of Electric Vehicles And The Impact On Metals

We expect the growth in the electric vehicle (EV) element of the automobile sector to be more rapid than most projections suggest.<p>Battery technology …

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Tesla was under federal investigation over Model 3, may still be, report says

PALO ALTO — The Securities and Exchange Commission investigated Tesla over the way it was selling its Model 3 sedan, but the company failed to tell …

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Tesla sends out another batch of Model 3 configuration invites

Tesla appears to be increasing the rate at which it sends out batches of Model 3 configuration invitations to regular customers.<p>After the automaker sent out the first two batches 3 weeks apart, we are now getting reports of several more reservation holders getting their invitations over the last 2 …

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The SEC Formally Investigated Tesla Over The Model 3 Last Year Without Taking Enforcement Action

Throughout 2016, as Tesla prepped the launch of the all-electric Model 3 sedan, the automaker simultaneously dealt with a formal probe by the …

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Tesla Model 3 production is increasing to 5,000 units per week, says suppliers

Several Tesla suppliers are now reporting that Model 3 production is increasing rapidly and they are back to working on Tesla’s guidance of 5,000 units per week in December, which was delayed last month.<p>In October, a few days before Tesla’s earnings and the announcement of the Model 3 production …

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Tesla Model 3 deliveries pick up with new LA delivery center and SpaceX employee deliveries

Tesla’s new delivery center located in a large building in Marina del Rey is now opened and delivering the Model 3 vehicles that were stockpiled at the location over the past few weeks.<p>The launch of the new location coincided with the start of Model 3 deliveries to regular customers, but another …

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Tesla Model 3 Delivery Paperwork

This is the first time we’ve seen Tesla Model 3 delivery paperwork. Hopefully, the video doesn’t get removed, however, thankfully we’ve taken a bunch …

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Elon Musk Agrees, 20" Wheels For Tesla Model 3, Then Deletes Tweet

Tesla Model 3 at its original debut (March 2016) with 20-inch Sport wheels<p>Perhaps the Tesla Model 3 will eventually come with the option of 20-inch …

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Tesla Model 3 Charging At Supercharger

Here is one of the first videos of a Tesla Model 3 at the Supercharger in San Mateo, California where 10 stalls await.<p>Tesla Model 3 on SuperCharger …

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Tesla Model 3 On eBay With $62,900 Starting Bid Raises Flags

Tesla Model 3 eBay Mtors listing<p><b>Caveat emptor!</b><p>Want a new Tesla Model 3 but don’t want to go to the back of the reservation line and wait for a year …

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Tesla Model 3 Snow Chains Arrive Just In Time For Winter

Tesla Model 3 snow chains (Image Credit: Tesla)<p>Of course, Tesla Model 3 snow chains become available on the manufacturer’s online store as the season …

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Tesla has now 2 Model 3 test vehicles up in Montreal

We were surprised last week when we found out that Tesla had a Model 3 test vehicle in Montreal, but now we learn that the automaker brought another Model 3 up in Quebec – apparently for testing purposes again.<p>The first Model 3 spotted in Montreal was a Midnight Silver and it also features …

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How Many Model 3 Cars Will Tesla Inc Deliver in Q4?

Can Tesla finally get some momentum with its Model 3 production ramp-up?<p>Even though <b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) delivered only 222 Model 3 units during its …

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Tesla Opens New Delivery Center – Lot Packed With Model 3 Vehicles

Tesla’s new delivery center near Silicon Beach and Marina Del Rey, California is now officially open. We’ve been regularly reporting about sightings …

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Tesla Model 3 customer deliveries are reportedly starting next week

We have received reports that some of the first Tesla Model 3 reservation holders who don’t have access to the employee priority delivery are being scheduled deliveries as soon as next week.<p>We are talking about deliveries to people who are not Tesla employees, family members of an employee, or …

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Tesla Model 3 Customer Deliveries To Reportedly Start Next Week

Tesla Model 3 reservation holders are reportedly receiving emails informing them that their new electric cars will be delivered to them next week.</i> …

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Tesla Model 3 Non-Employee Deliveries To Start Next Week

Order Confirmation<p>Maybe…<p>Just in time for Christmas it seems.<p>Maxed out Tesla Model 3 orders will begin shipping out to non-employees as early as next …

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Tesla Model 3 gets FM radio and trip odometer in new OTA update

The Tesla Model 3 is a slick car that may well usher in the affordable and desirable EV era. The catch when the car first rolled out was that it …

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How many Model 3s will Tesla deliver by Dec 31? Twitter poll results, again

What a difference a few months makes.<p>In June, one month before the delivery of the first 30 Tesla Model 3, we polled our Twitter followers on how …

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Configuring a Tesla Model 3: buyer walks through the process with us

Very few of the 455,000 people who put down $1,000 to reserve a place in line for the Tesla Model 3 electric car have received the opportunity yet to …

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TSportline Shows Us Its Customized Tesla Model 3 Called 3X – Video

TSportline shows off what it says is the world’s first fully customized Tesla Model 3. Called 3X, TSportline launched a customization line for the …

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Tesla is stockpiling even more Model 3 vehicles ahead of LA delivery center launch

Just over a month ago, Tesla took over a large building in Marina del Rey, which we later learned is going to be a delivery center for the region.<p>Interestingly, several Model 3 vehicles were spotted at the location soon after and now we learn that Tesla brought several dozen more units of their new …

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Tesla Week: Model 3 Update, Quality Questioned, Stealing Porsche Customers

The week saw media coverage ranging from a Tesla employee-sourced story on quality to a Porsche executive admitting that it’s losing some customers to the Silicon Valley carmaker. And a Model 3 software update. [For the week ending Friday December 1, 2017.]<p><b>Tesla Quality:</b> Tesla is a force of nature …

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Tesla Model 3 spotted in Michigan despite vehicle sales ban in state

Reddit Email Comments<p>A Tesla Model 3 was spotted in Michigan this week at the parking lot of LA Fitness in Royal Oak. The sighting joins a list of …

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This $15 Ticket Buys What Tesla Fans Have Waited 20 Months For

Tesla Inc. has kept several hundred thousand would-be buyers waiting to see a car they started paying $1,000 deposits for 20 months ago. The chance …

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Tesla Model 3 Gets Official EPA Rating And It’s One Of The Most Efficient Passenger Cars On The Market

The Tesla Model 3 has gotten its official EPA rating and it’s good news for the premium electric car company. The EPA rating is the measurement used …

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Tesla updates Model 3 software with radio, odometer, and more

When Tesla started delivering the Model 3 in July, it still hadn’t completed the software and user interface of its new electric vehicle.<p>The automaker has been updating the Model 3’s software since the launch and their latest update this week now brings some new (though quite basic) features.<p>One of …

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This $15 ticket buys what Tesla fans have waited 20 months for: A closer look at the Model 3

Tesla Inc. has kept several hundred thousand would-be buyers waiting to see a car they started paying US$1,000 deposits for 20 months ago. The chance …

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Tesla Model 3 Goes 310 Miles per Charge, According to EPA

That's for the long-range model, which costs significantly more than the $35,000 base model.<p>It's hard to say what we really know about the Tesla Model 3. Outside of <i>Motor Trend</i>, no serious outlet of automotive journalism has reviewed one, and with just 260 examples built in the last quarter, even …

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The EPA Confirms The Expensive Tesla Model 3 Has A Range Of 310 Miles

The Tesla Model 3 debuted with two different models—the standard car with a 50 kWh battery pack and the “Long Range” spec with a 75 kWh battery pack, …

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