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.

Fresh batch of Tesla Model Y sighted in Giga Texas

A batch of Tesla Model Y vehicles was recently spotted at Gigafactory Texas, the EV manufacturer’s new headquarters. Speculations suggest that…

Another Tesla Model Y body with apparent space for structural battery sighted in Giga Texas

In what appears to be another hint of Tesla's impending start of operations in its Austin-based plant, another Model Y…

With boost from cars like Tesla Model 3 and Model Y, China is well ahead of its 2025 EV target

Thanks in no small part to the runaway success of vehicles like the Tesla Model 3, Model Y, and other…

Tesla Q4 2021 Vehicle Safety Report records 1 crash for every 4.31 million miles with Autopilot engaged

In Q4 2021, Tesla recorded one crash for every 4.31 million miles driven with Autopilot engaged, as per the company's…

Tesla, NHTSA in discussions regarding HVAC issues

Recent complaints regarding Tesla's heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems have prompted the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)…

Tesla Model Y structural battery pack referenced in updated Owner’s Manual

Following an update, the Tesla Model Y Owner's Manual now features a direct reference to the vehicle's structural battery pack.…

Tesla Model Y tops China’s premium SUV segment in 2021 with nearly 170k units sold

The Tesla Model Y topped China’s premium SUV segment in 2021 with approximately 169,853 units sold from January to December…

Tesla Giga Berlin’s approval process won’t be affected by water supply lawsuit: Minister Steinbach

On Wednesday, January 12, Brandenburg’s Economics Minister Jörg Steinbach stated that the Frankfurt (Oder) administrative court’s judgment on the water…

Tesla stocks up on Model 3 Aero & Model Y Gemini wheel covers

Tesla has rolled out some updates to its official online shop, with the company recently posting listings for spare Aero…

Tesla Giga Berlin permitted to produce 2,000 more Model Y test vehicles while final approval is still pending

The German State Environment Agency has issued another early permit to Tesla, allowing the EV manufacturer to produce 2,000 Model…

Tesla Model Y avoids getting T-boned by showing its “Moose Test” prowess

There are times on the road when it pays to have a vehicle with enough power and torque to evade…

The Tesla Model 3 was a force to be reckoned with in Germany’s Dec 2021 vehicle sales

Vehicle registration data from December 2021 has revealed that Tesla is quite a force to be reckoned with in Germany,…

Tesla Giga Texas could start Model Y production in 7-10 days: Wedbush analyst

Wedbush Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst Dan Ives recently posted a rather interesting estimate for Tesla's Gigafactory Texas project.…

Tesla’s workforce expansion at Giga Shanghai will grow ‘new model’ line by 50%

Tesla's workforce expansion at Gigafactory Shanghai in China will grow the electric automaker's "new model production area" by 50%, from…

Tesla Giga Texas’ solar panel installation and start of operations imminent: report

Tesla's Gigafactory Texas is looking more and more complete. This has become more evident in the past few days as…

Tesla’s updated Model 3 and Model Y Owner’s Manual hints at ventilated seats

A recent update implemented on the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y's online Owner's Manual has hinted at what could…

Tesla Giga Berlin kicks off 2022 with 33 locally-produced Model Y vehicles

Tesla Giga Berlin seems raring to start operations and kick off Model Y production this year. Recent images taken of…

Tesla Model 3, Model Y with AMD-powered MCU3 starts deliveries in North America

Tesla has started producing and delivering Model 3 and Model Y vehicles equipped with AMD-powered MCU3 infotainment systems in North…

Tesla submits Gigafactory Berlin approval documents: Environment Ministry

Tesla has submitted all of the required documents for the German State of Brandenburg to approve the operation and production…

Tesla Model Y captures IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award

The 2021-22 Tesla Model Y has captured the Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).…