Tesla Model Y

Tesla Model Y is an all-electric crossover SUV that’s derived from the Model 3 platform and shares 76% of its components with the mass-market sedan. The first production of Tesla Model Y will take place from the company’s  Gigafactory 1 in Nevada, before shifting to mass production overseas in China.

Tesla Model Y takes the ultimate off-road challenge…and wins

The Tesla Model Y crossover is a marvel of electric automotive engineering. While its compact SUV design has been geared…

Tesla Model Y to use one-piece front casting in Germany: report

Tesla's Giga Berlin plant plans to introduce a revolutionary new manufacturing process for the company's vehicles, specifically the Model Y.…

Tesla Gigafactory Texas construction plans revealed in permit documents

Tesla's construction plans for its newest Gigafactory in Texas were recently revealed on the City of Austin's official website. In…

Tesla’s QR code-based touchless test drive is the perfect EV marketing tool

Tesla has grown over its relatively short tenure as a carmaker, with the company producing well over a million vehicles…

EVs like Teslas will save lives and billions in health costs in 2050: ALA report

The American Lung Association recently published a report advocating for a nationwide transition to electric vehicle (EV) transportation. Specifically highlighting…

Tesla orders 450K heat pumps for Giga Shanghai’s Made-in-China Model 3

Amidst rumors that Tesla is poised to roll out some notable improvements to the Model 3 in China, a Nanjing-based…

Tesla to utilize Gigafactory Shanghai to export cars to Asia and Europe: report

It appears that Tesla is making the necessary preparations to optimize the use of Gigafactory Shanghai, with recent reports stating…

Tesla Model Y single-piece rear casts spotted in Fremont factory

During the Tesla Model Y’s teardown by auto veteran Sandy Munro, it was observed that the all-electric crossover only had…

Tesla’s eight giant casting machines in Giga Berlin may be key to ‘Model 2’ puzzle

Tesla’s filings for Gigafactory Berlin reveal a particularly interesting detail about the upcoming facility. Based on the documents, Giga Berlin…

Tesla Model Y production in China to begin as early as November: report

With the main sections of Gigafactory Shanghai’s Phase 2 zone being completed, it is becoming more and more apparent that…

Tesla Model Y leaves strong impression on VW’s Herbert Diess after test drive

Volkswagen Group Chairman of the Board of Management Herbert Diess seems to be on a social media roll recently, following…

Tesla Model Y efficiency exceeds early-production Model 3, data shows

Doubts may still linger about the potential of battery electric vehicles for mainstream transportation, but EVs are getting progressively better.…

Tesla Autopilot labeled ‘misleading’ in uneducated Model Y review

Tesla Autopilot and Full Self-Driving capabilities are among the most complex and innovative driver assistance functions available in the automotive…

Tesla lands ‘Alien Dreadnought’ contract for Giga Berlin

Tesla has inked a deal with Israel's Electra Group and its subsidiary, M&E Polska, to perform electromechanical work at the…

Tesla Supercharger V3 Network is expanding to US Target retail locations nationwide

Tesla's widespread Supercharger Network is getting a boost from a large national retailer in the US. According to an informal…

Tesla China’s Gigafactory Shanghai-produced Model Y poised for imminent launch

Tesla China may have hit its pace with the ramp of the Model 3, but the company is still yet…

Tesla blocking aftermarket performance upgrades is smart in the long-term

Tesla owners are no stranger to aftermarket modifications. Whether they are performance-based or cosmetic, owners of the electric vehicles are…

Tesla prepares for Model Y pilot line in China with massive hiring ramp

Tesla is preparing for the production of the Model Y in China at its Giga Shanghai facility with a massive…

Tesla Model Y test vehicles sent to South Korea ahead of local release

Tesla appears to be setting the stage for the Model Y’s international ramp, with recent reports indicating that several test…

Tesla makes another improvement to its brake lights

Tesla has once again released an improvement in its brake lights, this time on the Model Y. The company has…