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Europe: More Than 600 Tesla Supercharging Stations Installed

The number of individual stalls has exceeded 6,000. The number of Tesla Supercharging stations in Europe has recently exceeded 600 in 27 countries (with more than 6,000 individual charging stalls). On average, that’s 10 stalls per station. It makes the Supercharging network one of the largest and most dense fast-charging networks, not even mentioning the high convenience and reliability …
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Tesla Model Y Firmware Hides Upcoming New Efficiency Package

Will it get another range boost beyond the current 326 miles (525 km)? According to the Tesla hacker Green (@greentheonly), the 2020.44.15 version of the Model Y‘s firmware includes a new, undisclosed “efficiency package.” The newest Tesla model, which entered the market earlier this year, has recently received an update and range increased by 3.2-4.1% depending on the version. If there are more …
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New Cells Boost Tesla Model 3 Battery Capacity To 82 kWh

Increased energy density leads to a higher capacity. According to the discussion on reddit.com/r/TeslaMotors, the recently refreshed Tesla Model 3 is equipped with more energy dense battery cells (by several percent) and a total capacity of 82 kWh. The precise number reportedly was found in Tesla’s papers related to importing the Model 3 LR AWD to Germany, according to reddit user Corio13, …
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Musk: 7-Seat Tesla Model Y Coming In December, Production Starts Next Month

Production to start next month and initial customer deliveries to follow in early December. Elon Musk, when asked about the 7-seat version of the Tesla Model Y, announced that it’s coming “next month” and initial deliveries will follow “in early December.” We guess that the volume will not be high at first, but it’s great to see that another version …
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Elon Musk: Tesla Model S Plaid To Have Structural Battery, 4680 Cells

And the latest 4680 lithium-ion cells will make up the structure. Elon Musk has confirmed today that the upcoming Tesla Model S Plaid, scheduled for late 2021, will be equipped with the all-new structural battery pack, consisting of the all-new 4680 lithium-ion cells, announced at Tesla Battery Day. Tesla‘s CEO answered Whole Mars Catalog’s question “will plaid s have a …
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Elon Musk: Tesla Cybertruck Orders Are Gigantic

At the Battery Day event, the Cybertruck was displayed together with ATV, Roadster and Semi. Elon Musk revealed during Tesla Battery Day that the number of orders (actually pre-orders) for its extraordinary, all-electric Cybertruck pickup are “gigantic” (see IEVs coverage – 2:44:07). There are well over half a million pre-orders, maybe even 600,000 according to Musk, who did not announce the exact number. He …