Tesla China

Tesla China demonstrates the importance of OTA updates in latest video

Tesla China demonstrates the importance of over-the-air (OTA) software updates in its latest Giga Principles video. Tesla changed the automotive…

Teslas banned for 2 months at site of secretive China annual leadership meeting: report

Tesla’s vehicles in China will reportedly be barred from entering the Chinese coastal district of Beidaihe. The location will be…

Tesla will attempt to counter Shanghai shutdown with end-of-quarter delivery blitz

Tesla is preparing its employees for a somewhat traditional end-of-quarter delivery blitz to counter the shutdowns the automaker faced at…

Tesla Giga Shanghai has returned to 100% capacity utilization

It was a challenging task, but Tesla China has reportedly done it. Gigafactory Shanghai has returned to 100% capacity utilization.…

Tesla China cancels three hiring events in June, hints which areas are overstaffed

Tesla China canceled three online hiring events set for June. The cancellations hint at which areas Elon Musk referred to…

Tesla China is aiming to produce 71k vehicles this June: report

The second quarter has been challenging for Tesla. With Gigafactory Shanghai shut down for several weeks and China enacting a…

Tesla China roars back with 212% month-over-month production increase in May

Tesla China is back, and Gigafactory Shanghai is hitting its pace once more. As per data released by the China…

Tesla China holding online hiring event for “smart manufacturing” jobs

On Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 7 p.m. Shanghai time (1100 GMT), Tesla China started an online hiring event to…

Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai to exit “closed-loop” system on June 11

Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai is exiting its closed-loop system, which was adopted as a way to resume operations despite the city’s…

Tesla to receive battery supply from BYD, claims auto executive

It appears that Tesla will soon be receiving batteries from another supplier in China. During a recent interview with local…

Tesla China still on hiring spree despite Elon Musk’s planned workforce cut

The recent news cycle may be dominated by Elon Musk’s recent emails about a planned global workforce cut at Tesla,…

Tesla Giga Shanghai sends out fourth shipment of vehicles to Europe [Video]

Tesla Giga Shanghai sent out another shipment of vehicles recently. Tesla China seems eager to reach pre-lockdown operations soon. A…

Tesla added 20 new Supercharging stations with 79 new chargers in China in April

Tesla China released data regarding its Supercharging infrastructure growth in April last week, indicating that it opened twenty new Supercharging…

Tesla Giga Shanghai output will return to pre-lockdown levels by Tuesday

An internal memo sent to Tesla employees said the automaker plans to have production levels at its Gigafactory Shanghai production…

Tesla China to stay in closed loop system until mid-June, Giga Shanghai workers to move into dorms

Tesla plans to stay in Shanghai's closed loop system until mid-June. Giga Shanghai employees may move into a dormitory, keeping…

Update: Tesla Giga Shanghai production not halted

Update: A Tesla spokesperson told Bloomberg that Giga Shanghai has not halted production. People familiar with the matter informed Reuters that Tesla…

Tesla owner in China admits to fabricating brake failure story, issues apology

A Tesla owner in China who purchased one of the company's vehicles and claimed it had faulty brakes admitted the…

Tesla India teams reassigned to other Asia-Pacific markets

The Tesla India team was reassigned to Asia-Pacific (APAC) and other markets.  The team in India includes Sami Jain, who…

Tesla plans to double Giga Shanghai output, making it ‘world’s largest vehicle export hub’

Tesla is planning to double Gigafactory Shanghai's production capacity by adding a new building that could supplement the Chinese factory…

Jeff Bezos ponders Tesla’s ‘complexity’ in China following Musk’s Twitter acquisition

Following Elon Musk's acquisition of social media platform Twitter yesterday, Amazon founder and former CEO Jeff Bezos pondered the potential…