Gigafactory

Elon Musk confirms next Tesla Gigafactory will be in China

Speaking during the Q1 2018 earnings call, Elon Musk announced that Tesla's next Gigafactory would be built in China. What’s…

Tesla streamlined Model 3 battery pack production time by 96%, says Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stated during Wednesday's Q1 2018 earnings call that the company has managed to reduce the time…

Tesla Gigafactory 1 new aerial pictures tease facility’s possible expansion

Recent photographs obtained by Teslarati reveal that Tesla’s new project at the north of Gigafactory 1 is progressing well. As…

Tesla pushes forward on Model 3 production, temporary shutdown in place for Model S, X production line

Tesla has reportedly put a temporary stoppage on the Model S and Model X production line, as the company shifts focus…

Tesla’s Solar Roof tiles showcased in new residential installation pictures

Pictures of Tesla’s Solar Roof tiles installed on a residential unit were recently shared online, showcasing the near-indistinguishable look of…

Tesla Semi spotted at customer Anheuser-Busch’s facility in St. Louis, MO

The long-range Tesla Semi that was spotted doing delivery runs between the Fremont factory and Gigafactory 1 in Nevada has…

Tesla’s solar rooftop array at Gigafactory 1 is starting to take shape

Recent aerial photographs obtained by Teslarati show that Tesla's installation of its rooftop solar array for Gigafactory 1 outside of…

Tesla Semi trucks make a surprise Supercharger visit on way to Fremont factory

Elon Musk's Tesla Semis were recently sighted at a Supercharger station near Sacramento, CA, before heading into I-80 on a…

Tesla Gigafactory 1 hosts ‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day’

Tesla participated in this year’s Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, an initiative that aims to foster and support the…

Tesla Semi spotted cruising on CA highway between Fremont and Gigafactory 1

Tesla's all-electric Semi truck was spotted yet again, this time traveling at highway speeds on a major interstate that leads…

Dissecting Tesla Model 3’s 2170 lithium ion battery cell, what’s inside?

A teardown video featuring Tesla Model 3's 2170 lithium-ion battery cell was recently uploaded on YouTube, showing the components of…

Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada tops $1.3 billion in construction costs

Tesla filed 112 new building permits for its Nevada Gigafactory during 2017, with the electric car maker and energy company…

Tesla has achieved a “semi-automatic” Model 3 battery production line, says Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk described how the California-based electric car and energy firm is currently utilizing a semi-automatic battery production…

Tesla (TSLA) went from IPO to beating Ford in value in just seven years

The story of Tesla is a fascinating one by any measure: a group of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs get together to…

Mysterious cryptocurrency co. buys out land around Tesla’s Gigafactory

Tesla’s Gigafactory in Nevada will soon be joined by Blockchains, LLC in the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, with the cryptocurrency firm…

Tesla spurs land grab at Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, 99% sold out

After several companies followed Tesla's lead in its initiative to establish a presence at the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, the massive 105,000-acre…

Tesla Gigafactory 1 expands from within as footprint remains unchanged in six months

The latest drone shot of Tesla’s Gigafactory 1 in Nevada from January 23, 2018, reveals that developments along the north and…

Tesla commits to Gigafactory 2 expansion despite Trump’s 30% solar tariff

Despite facing a possible financial hit due to a 30 percent tariff being imposed by the Trump administration on imported…

Tesla stock gains momentum as Musk’s performance award is announced

Shares of Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) opened up 2.53 percent in early action trading on Tuesday, as investors' sentiments seemingly improved…

Tesla loses manufacturing exec. and automation engineer amid Model 3 production ramp

Two high-ranking engineers at Tesla who were reportedly involved in the development of Model 3's automated production line have departed.…