In the race for the next generation battery, lithium-ion technology has made huge leaps in recent years. But the power packs continue to have drawbacks.
The manufacturing analysts who spent 6,600 hours inside a warehouse north of Detroit picking apart a Model 3 have good news and bad news for Tesla.
Elon Musk's efforts to streamline production at Tesla have gotten down to the paintwork.
Ontario will include Tesla buyers in the wind down of its electric vehicle rebate program after a court ruled the government was wrong to exclude cars sold through the automaker's dealerships.
The first 20 Tesla Semis will be used out of Mississauga, Ont. The remaining trucks operate from Walmart's distribution centre in Surrey, B.C., set to open in 2022, which will be the company's first fully electric fleet base in the world.
Automakers are racing to recharge EVs faster so that consumers are less worried about running out of range. The batteries in EVs being developed by GM may be recharged with 180 miles of driving range in less than 10 minutes, a quicker time than drivers can get at Tesla's superchargers.
An Ontario court has ruled in favour of the Canadian arm of Tesla Inc. in its petition that it had been treated unfairly in the provincial government's cancellation of an electric vehicle rebate program.
In a document filed Tuesday, Ontario's attorney general says there is "no merit" to Tesla's application, "and it should be dismissed outright."