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Tesla’s Model 3 under investigation in South Korean safety probe 

South Korea has launched a safety probe into Tesla, focusing on braking and steering systems including Autopilot, according to Reuters. The transport ministry is specifically looking at the the Model 3 in an investigation that could take from six mon…

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Key Words: Bill Gates on Elon Musk’s controversial coronavirus comments: Stick with electric cars and rockets 

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates told CNBC that the Tesla boss should focus on his job and let the experts focus on theirs.

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Read Twitter’s update on the huge hack — 8 accounts may have had private messages stolen 

Illustration by Alex Castro On Friday evening, Twitter issued its first full blog post about what happened after the biggest security lapse in the company’s history, one that led to attackers getting hold of some of the highest profile Twitter accounts in the world — including Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, President Barack Obama, Tesla CEO Elo […]

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Can Tesla justify a $300bn valuation? 

Elon Musk’s company is the world’s most valuable carmaker, but it has never made a profitWhen Elon Musk tweeted in May that the share price of Tesla was “too high” at $780 (£622), it caused a brief moment of panicked selling by investors in the electric carmaker. Yet two months later Tesla had overtaken Toyota as the world’s most valuable carmaker in a remar […]

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Nissan unveils new flagship electric rival to Tesla 

Ariya is seen as key product in turning round image of carmaker after Carlos Ghosn scandal

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Tesla to hire up to 10,500 workers for German factory: report 

Elon Musk’s firm plans to have three shifts a day, each with 3,000 to 3,500 workers, industry insiders have said. The staff count is lower than promised when the firm applied for a permit to build in a protected area.

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Spartan Energy soars 37% as it reportedly takes pole position in a bidding war for electric-vehicle maker Fisker (SPAQ, NKLA, TSLA) 

Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. soared 37% on Thursday after it was reported by Reuters that the “blank check” company was in the lead of a bidding war for electric vehicle maker Fisker. Investors have been clamoring for early-stage EV startups like Nikola Corp. and Workhorse in hopes of buying the next Tesla, which has seen a year-to-date rally o […]

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Before You Buy: Tesla Model Y Buyers Turn To Quality Checklists 

If the Model Y ultimately outsells the Model 3, Model X, and Model S combined, first Tesla has to get the quality right.

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Tesla No Longer Even A Growth Company; Going Bankrupt: Shortseller 

Stanphyl Capital letter to investors for the month ended , discussing their short thesis for Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and other positions in several small-cap stocks. For June 2020 the fund was down 3.9% net of all fees and expenses. By way of comparison, the S&P 500 was up 2.0% while the Russell 2000 was up […]

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Tesla No Longer Even A Growth Company; Going Bankrupt: Shortseller 

Stanphyl Capital letter to investors for the month ended , discussing their short thesis for Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and other positions in several small-cap stocks. For June 2020 the fund was down 3.9% net of all fees and expenses. By way of comparison, the S&P 500 was up 2.0% while the Russell 2000 was up […]

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Tesla ranks last on influential JD Power quality survey 

The Tesla Model 3 sold well enough for Tesla to be included in this year’s survey. | Photo by James Bareham / The Verge JD Power scored Tesla vehicles the worst among 32 major brands in its annual quality study. It’s the first time that Tesla’s cars have been ranked by the influential customer survey now in its 34th year. According to the JD Power Initial Qu […]

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Study: Tesla likely the US’ worst carmaker for reliability and build quality 

When it comes to vehicle reliability, it’s not been a good week for Tesla. There’s been reports that the electric vehicle maker knowingly sold cars with faulty battery packs, and in a recent industry survey the marque ranked very poorly for build quality. Let’s start with the battery packs. According to a Business Insider exclusive, Tesla reportedly shipped […]

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Study: Tesla likely the US’ worst carmaker for reliability and build quality 

When it comes to vehicle reliability, it’s not been a good week for Tesla. There’s been reports that the electric vehicle maker knowingly sold cars with faulty battery packs, and in a recent industry survey the marque ranked very poorly for build quality. Let’s start with the battery packs. According to a Business Insider exclusive, Tesla reportedly shipped […]

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Nikola Buzz Warranted, Or Is Tesla A Better Bet? 

Nikola, a company that designs and intends to produce electric semi-trucks, has seen its stock almost double to levels of around $65 since early June. This puts the market cap of the company, which went public earlier this month following a reverse merger with a publicly-traded special purpose…

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