Tesla India

Tesla’s ‘challenges’ with India gov’t halt potential rescue of $27B manufacturing initiative

In 2014 when Narendra Modi officially became Prime Minister of India, his first message to people around the world was…

Tesla India gets approval for three more vehicles

Tesla India received approval for three more vehicles in the country, according to information from the Ministry of Road Transport…

Tesla Supercharger V2 arrives in India, when they will be used remains in question

Tesla's V2 Superchargers are live in India, but there is no timetable for when consumers will use them as India…

Tesla, LG, Samsung invited to India battery manufacturing recruitment summit

Tesla, LG Energy, and Samsung are among a group of large battery manufacturers that have been invited to a recruitment…

Tesla’s Elon Musk to meet with India’s Prime Minister to discuss duty reductions

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is set to meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss import duty reductions. According…

Tesla may not sell Giga Shanghai-produced cars in India: Road Transport Minister

Indian Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari nailed the point that Tesla will not be able to export Giga Shanghai Model…

Tesla targets 2022 to finalize India manufacturing plans: analyst

Tesla's manufacturing efforts in India could launch as soon as 2022, according to Soumen Mandal, an analyst at Counterpoint Research.…

Tesla Model 3 ground clearance issues slow launch in India

Tesla's Model 3 sedan has a ground clearance that is too low for Indian roads, according to a new report.…

Tesla is sourcing auto components from suppliers in India: report

Recent reports from India have revealed that Tesla has initiated talks with the government to set up and operate a…

Tesla gets support in India for import duty reductions

Tesla is receiving support from Indian Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, who stated that the automaker should have a…

Volkswagen teams with Tesla to slash India import duties

Volkswagen has teamed up with Tesla in support of slashing import duties in India, the major barrier between automakers selling…

Tesla India: Gov’t officials ponder sizable import duty reductions for EVs

Tesla's request for import tax reductions in India has government officials thinking about the possibility of rolling back the costly…

Why Tesla’s road in India may end before it even starts

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Tesla’s entry in India must benefit local auto part suppliers

Tesla's ongoing saga with India's government officials regarding the potential entrance of the electric car manufacturer into the country is…

Tesla India plans take a hit as Minister shoots down talks of import tax reduction

Tesla's entrance into India took a giant step backward as Government officials shot down the potential for import duty reductions…

Tesla needs to commit to Gigafactory India for reduced import duties: officials

Tesla is set to possibly receive a reduction in India's import duties under the condition that it plans to manufacture…

Tesla cannot receive ‘company-specific incentives’ to avoid India import taxes

Just days after Tesla CEO Elon Musk told Twitter followers that the company is likely to attempt importing vehicles into…

Tesla will import vehicles to India to determine if a Gigafactory is needed

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the automaker will first import vehicles to India to determine the success of the company's…

Tesla wants India’s government to consider lowering import taxes

Tesla is seeking lower import taxes on electric vehicles in India by writing to the country's government ministries. The electric…

Tesla readies Model 3 for India testing and potential sale by end of 2021

Tesla is reportedly ready to send Model 3 units to India in preparation for testing phases in the country, according…