Tag: Tesla’s Production

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

TESLA: Deliveries climb from Q4

April 2, 2021

Via: Automotive News

Tesla Inc. delivered 184,800 cars worldwide in the first quarter of 2021, up from 180,570 in the fourth quarter, the maker of electric vehicles said in a statement Friday. “We are encouraged by the strong reception of the Model Y […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Tesla reportedly halts car production at Chinese factory

May 7, 2020


Tesla suspended production this week at its plant near Shanghai, Bloomberg reported. Factory workers were supposed to return from a five-day Labor Day break on Wednesday, but were told to extend the holiday and return as soon as Saturday, Bloomberg […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla’s Silly Season Shouldn’t Obscure The Company’s Inherent Lack of Profitability

June 27, 2018

Via: Forbes

Let the Tesla silly season begin. In the past 24 hours I have read the most bizarre descriptions of Tesla’s production process in Fremont, and I am now reconsidering my opinion on tents. When I was a sell-side auto analyst, […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Tesla’s Production Problems Are The Company’s Achilles’ Heel

November 30, 2017

Via: Forbes

I’ve followed the auto industry for 25 years and have been fortunate enough to test drive cars and visit factories on all six inhabited continents. Through the maze of different languages and cultures, the process of making a car is […]