Tesla Model Y

Model Y will be Tesla’s all-electric compact SUV that’s derived from the Model 3 platform and share 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.

Tesla rolls out new firmware in hopes to solve heat pump issues

Tesla's widely-publicized issues with heat pumps over the past several weeks are being solved by a firmware update, CEO Elon…

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, 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 3, Y HVAC systems under ‘Issue Assessment Investigation’ in Canada

Tesla Model 3 and Model Y vehicles in Canada are currently under an "Issue Assessment Investigation" by Transport Canada for…

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 captures top spot as Norway’s best-selling carmaker in 2021

Tesla has captured the top spot as Norway's best-selling car company in 2021, capturing 11.6% of the country's market share,…

Tesla Model Y Performance trims spotted leaving Gigafactory Berlin

Tesla Model Y Performance variants were spotted on vehicle haulers in Germany, leaving the soon-to-be-approved production facility the automaker plans…

Tesla Model Y test body with space for structural battery pack sighted in Giga Texas

Tesla may be quite silent about the progress of its 4680 cells and structural battery packs, but recent sightings of…

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).…

Tesla tells customers it will not honor retroactive Full Self-Driving pricing

Tesla is communicating to customers who have ordered now-discontinued variants of vehicles that it will not honor retroactive pricing of…

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…

The Tesla Model Y is absolutely dominating China’s premium SUV sector

The Tesla Model Y is absolutely dominating China's high-end SUV market, with the all-electric crossover selling 23,117 units in November.…

Tesla officially brings closure to the Model Y’s forgotten variant

Tesla has officially eliminated the possibility of the Model Y Long Range Rear-Wheel Drive variant ever entering production. Earlier this…