Tesla CEO Elon Musk has provided more clarity on why the company has placed a camera inside the Model 3. It’s located above the rear-view mirror. The camera could augment Tesla’s Sentry Mode which uses all of the cameras the vehicle has to keep an eye out if it suspects a potential danger. A recent video of a woman keying a Model 3 showed just how useful it can be. […]
If you are the sort of person who gets attached to their car then coming out one fine day to find out that someone keyed it can be the absolute worst. A video captured by Tesla’s Sentry Mode is making the rounds online which shows a woman keying a Tesla Model 3. The company recently introduced this feature which allows the car to capture 360 degree using the integrated cameras.
Tesla fans have long been holding out hope for the promised $35,000 base variant of the Model 3 and the wait for them ends now. The company has reduced the price of its mass-market electric car to $35,000. It has made a significant change to the way it sells cars as well.
The Model 3 is Tesla’s first mass-market electric car. While the promised $35,000 base model is still not here yet, that hasn’t prevented the company from selling thousands of vehicles. According to a new report, the Tesla Model 3 was actually the best selling electric vehicle in the world last year.
Tesla makes some very impressive cars in terms of their design and also performance. Unfortunately that combination has resulted in cars that are a little out of the price range for more than a few, not to mention the fact that they are electric cars, it gives customers additional pause, especially when trying to decide if these cars might be worth investing in.
Pwn2Own is a serious hacking competition that takes place every year. Security researchers from across the globe compete to crack browsers, enterprise applications, virtualization software, server-side software, and now automobiles in exchange for rewards. Tesla has entered the Model 3 into the contest to ensure that it remains safe from a cybersecurity point of view. The winning security researcher will walk away with a Model 3.
The Model 3 is Tesla’s mass-market electric car. It was announced with a price tag of $35,000 before tax incentives, making it the cheapest vehicle ever made by the electric car company. While tens of thousands of Model 3 units have rolled off the production line, they haven’t been the $35,000 base model. That’s not expected to arrive before next year, partly because it currently costs more to build that […]
Tesla had announced the “Track Mode” for its Model 3 electric sedan earlier this year and the company is now sending out an update for the car which enables this mode which will enable drivers to drift their electric car. What the software does is simply disable all traction control protection and repurpose the dual electric motors in the Performance variants to improve cornering and enable drivers to drift.
Tesla is now selling a cheaper variant of the Model 3, its first mass-market electric car. The mid-range battery version of this car starts at $45,000 before tax incentives. The variant has an estimated battery range of 260 miles. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has confirmed the availability of this new variant through Twitter.
It hasn’t been easy to get your hands on a Tesla Model 3 ever since the mass market electric car was announced a few years back. Tesla had been struggling to keep up with demand and that pushed back deliveries for customers who had even put down a deposit for the car. In a bid to improve sales numbers for the Model 3, Tesla is now reportedly offering immediate delivery.
Tesla received hundreds of thousands of pre-orders for its first mass-market electric car, the Model 3, soon after it was unveiled. The company hasn’t done much to promote the car since then, there have been no marketing campaigns to speak of. That may be partly because the company had been very busy in sorting out the production issues that were preventing it from filling the pre-orders at the expected rate. […]
Tesla has now enabled its Model 3 sedan to park itself. The company has confirmed that the “Summon” autonomous parking mode is rolling out now for the Model 3. Tesla Model 3 owners can use this mode to pull their car into and out of a parking spot. The feature can even control garage doors so the car can be taken out of the garage even while you’re in the […]
There has been no shortage of reports about Tesla struggling to meet its production targets for the Model 3, its first mass-market electric car. According to a new report, the company has finally met its production target for the Model 3. Tesla has been aiming to produce 5,000 units of the Model 3 per week and it’s said to have met that goal yesterday.
Tesla has been in production hell for the Model 3 as it hasn’t been able to properly ramp up production for its mass-market electric car. The company’s CEO Elon Musk has acknowledged that excessive automation is partly to be blamed for the production bottlenecks. An internal email from Tesla has been leaked online which reveals that Musk has now set a more aggressive production target for the Model 3 in […]
It’s no secret that Tesla has been facing problems in manufacturing its mass-market electric car, the Model 3. The company has a massive backlog of orders that it has to fill but it has been unable to do that due to production bottlenecks. It has already missed several targets and as the waiting list continues to grow, the company has temporarily stopped production of the Model 3.
While some Tesla owners are completely in love with their cars and can’t find any faults in them, there are many that have been irked by fit and finish issues. Similar complaints have been made about the Tesla Model 3 as well, the company’s first mass-market electric car, and now an engineering firm has taken a closer look at these complaints and claimed that the Model 3 quality issues are […]
Tesla may not have been able to produce its first mass-market electric car as quickly as it wanted but the company has made solid progress over the past few months to reduce production bottlenecks and streamline production. In a response to additional voice command functionality for the Model 3, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that in the not too distant future the Model 3 will be able to do […]
The Model 3 is a very important car for Tesla. It’s the company’s first mass-market electric car that’s actually affordable enough for the average buyer to consider going electric. However, the company has been facing problems in mass producing the Model 3. The associated supply chain and production issues have led Tesla to post a loss of $671 million in the third quarter of this year, one of its highest […]
Tesla recently released its much-awaited mass-market electric car, the Model 3. This the first car from the company that the average customer can actually buy given that prices for the Model 3 start at $35,000. The company previously confirmed that it has another crossover in the pipeline called the Model Y. Tesla has now said that it’s working hard to launch the Model Y earlier than previously planned.
Tesla finally released the Model 3 late last month. It has been a long road for the company. Its first mass-market electric car has had to jump through a lot of hoops to become a reality. The company handed off the first 30 production units to some of the first few customers last week and will now gradually ramp up production to meet the 400,000+ outstanding orders for the Model […]