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The following photos belong to James Glover II / Reuters, according to RJ.

First Phase Of Building Tesla Gigafactory Nearly Complete

Well, that didn’t take long. Review Journal (RJ) gives the scoop on the latest progress at the Tesla Gigafactory. The first phase of the project is near completion. According to RJ, “the 900,000-square-foot building represents just 14 percent of the total size of the factory at build-out.” Steve Hill, director…

6 hours ago by Mike Anthony 28


Tesla Seeks Bug Catchers

“Tesla values the work done by security researchers in improving the security of our products and service offerings. We are committed to working with this community to verify, reproduce, and respond to legitimate reported vulnerabilities. We encourage the community to participate in our responsible reporting process.” Tesla Motors is looking…

2 days ago by Mike Anthony 5

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Tesla VP Discusses Model X Towing

In this video (not embeddable), Tesla’s VP of Regulatory Affairs, Jim Chen, briefly discusses Model X towing. He clearly says (at the 9:40 mark in the video) that the Model X will be equipped to tow Class 3 at a weight of “close to 10,000 pounds.” This figure seemed rather…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 39

Olympian City Supercharger station Hong Kong (Photo A. Wai)

8th Tesla Supercharger In Hong Kong Now Open

A member of the ChargedHK group reported the new Supercharger located in West Kowloon district at Olympian City has just opened. The Kowloon peninsula has now matched the same number of stations as well as spaces as the Hong Kong island, which many Tesla owners living in this part of…

3 days ago by Alex Wai 8

Model S Supercharging on a flatbed at Science Park (Photo via LamKH)

First Class Tesla Supercharging Service In Hong Kong

A Tesla Model S was spotted riding on a flatbed Supercharging at the Science Park location. It sure made a scene and raised questions among other Tesla owners if there was a frequent charging program being offered for such premium valet style service. This is the only location the flatbed…

1 week ago by Alex Wai 21

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Tesla Turns To NetSol For Leasing, Financing Model S In Germany

Tesla has turned to NetSol to provide financing for the Model S in Germany. Information-technology services company NetSol will handle all leasing/financing for Model S buyers in Germany. NetSol is responsible form Daimler’s financing division in Germany, so the company is definitely experienced. As Bloomberg reports: “Tesla Motors Inc. is…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 3