The rise of Tesla is bad news for German automakers, whose vehicles face direct competition from the California disruptor. Model S has been stealing market...
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A German luxury automaker paid about $230,000 for a Tesla Model 3 to reverse-engineer and benchmark, and the results were positive.
German automakers have long supported the diesel engine and avoided diving headfirst into electric cars. Der Spiegel says Tesla is an existential challenge.
Though the Tesla Model 3 may take some sales away from competitors in the compact EV segment, its true rivals are small European luxury gasmobiles.
The Tesla Gigafactory is perhaps the company's most prized achievement, which shows a tangible advantage in the segment, but rivals are now moving forward.
German automakers are up against an American company (Tesla) selling popular, state-of-the-art, electric vehicles, at competitive pricing. Will they adapt?
In the aftermath of Volkswagen's "dieselgate" scandal, other German automakers are under investigation. Meanwhile, Tesla has always pursued clean energy.
Some traditional automakers claim they can keep up with Tesla, despite being years behind and incapable of meeting China's EV mandate.
China and Germany share similar views concerning electric car adoption and have come to a mutually beneficial agreement that will expand their partnership.
Car & Driver’s German Correspondent Discusses How Tesla “Set Off A Wave That Will Eventually Crush Them”
“Tesla has set off a wave that will eventually crush them," says Car & Driver's German correspondent.