Tesla Factory

Tesla Model Y production to begin sooner than expected at Fremont factory

Tesla announced in its third-quarter Update Letter that Model Y production would begin sooner than expected in its Fremont, California…

Tesla’s massive parts distribution center in Northern California is coming to life

Tesla's massive facility in Northern California has continued its rise from the dusty ground in the city of Lathrop into…

Tesla competitors are opening their doors to former employees affected by layoffs

In the wake of the Tesla layoffs earlier this month, employers around the US, including some of the company's direct…

Tesla Model 3 ramp shows encouraging signs with 16k new VIN registrations in 7 days

Tesla has filed more than 16,000 new Model 3 VIN registrations in the past seven days, in what is yet…

Tesla upsells Model 3 Performance as Musk ponders ‘mental scar tissue’ from production ramp

Tesla is starting to upsell the Model 3 Performance to reservation holders, with CEO Elon Musk announcing more exciting aspects…

Tesla to sustain Model 3 “burst” production rate in July, suggests online tracker

Tesla's capability to sustain its rate of manufacturing 5,000 Model 3 per week this third quarter remains in question, but…

Ex-Tesla employee accused of sabotage is crowdfunding $500k to support legal battle

Former Tesla employee and alleged saboteur Martin Tripp is taking the next step in his fight against the Elon Musk-led…

Tesla Fremont factory building permits reveal facilities and expansion costs

A compilation and analysis of building permits filed by Tesla since July 2016 has revealed that the Elon Musk-led company…

Tesla flyover captures Model 3 rolling off Fremont’s giant tent assembly line

A recent flyover of Tesla's Fremont factory has captured a rare footage of a freshly-built Model 3 rolling off GA4,…

Tesla opens job posting for Intrusion Detection Security Engineer amid reports of sabotage

On the heels of a recently-filed lawsuit against a former process technician over allegations of data theft, hacking, and misreporting…

Tesla explains oversight on Model 3 production line automation

Following consistent delays in Model 3 production, Tesla is attempting to fine-tune their automation strategy to solve production bottlenecks. As…

Tesla’s defense of workers’ safety triggers fiery Twitter rebuttal from Reveal

Tesla’s blog post calling out Reveal of intentionally painting a false picture of the company's safety policies has triggered a fiery…

Tesla to begin Model Y production at Fremont factory in Nov. 2019, says report

Tesla is targeting a November 2019 production date for its Model Y all-electric compact SUV. Expected to be a smaller…

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 China factory plans still a ‘shared goal,’ claims Shanghai officials

Tesla’s plans of establishing a China factory are progressing well, according to Shanghai officials. Despite reports of a disagreement about…

Tesla insiders open up about their work at the Fremont factory

Whether it's reinventing windshield glass or engineering superhero robots, Tesla factory workers do things differently. Business Insider sat down with staff…

Tesla Roadster 2020 spied testing at Fremont factory track

Tesla's next-generation Roadster was recently spied testing at the Fremont factory test track. A short video clip, posted to Twitter by Shehryar…

Tesla’s China factory could hit a roadblock over disagreement in ownership

Tesla and the Chinese government are reportedly not seeing eye-to-eye with regards to the ownership of the electric car maker’s…

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 is looking at Boring Co. tunnels to transport materials for Model 3 production

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company could be brought in to help the Tesla Factory at Fremont in the manufacturing of…