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  1. S

    Will Tesla get cheaper in Europe when Giga Berlin starts producing cars ?

    I own a Model 3 since 2020 in the UK and I am looking forward trading for a Model Y when possible. However I am really struggling with Tesla prices that keep changing. In particular, I wonder what will happen with prices once the Giga Berlin production is ramping up. Will we get Tesla 5k...
  2. R

    Europe Model Y - MIC or Berlin

    Hello to all For better understanding, I'm currently in Europe, Portugal. I'm in the process of closing an order on the model Y but then it hit me: Should I get now the model Y (Made in china MIC) or wait (more) for the Gigafactory to get it going with the "2.0" model y with the new battery...
  3. TMC Staff

    Tesla Coming to India Next Year

    Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk confirmed Sunday that Tesla will will be offered to the Indian market next year. Meanwhile, a new report says Tesla intends to manufacture vehicles in India. Reuters cited local newspapers Indian Express and the Economic Times both reporting that Tesla plans to...
  4. TMC Staff

    Tesla Is Officially Hiring For Its First Battery Cell Factory

    Tesla will produce the Model Y crossover with its upcoming 4680 cells and a structural battery pack at Giga-Berlin. As Tesla works to ramp up pilot production of battery cells on a small scale in Fremont, California, it’s also looking at the much larger picture in Germany. According to a report...
  5. TMC Staff

    Tesla's Elon Musk Hiring '25 Guns' For Giga Berlin

    For engineers hoping to get a job at Tesla, email your resume to [email protected] Despite doubts, is well we addition to Germany’s tough regulations, Tesla’s Giga Berlin is well underway. The company broke records with its Gigafactory Shanghai timeline, and now it hopes to do the same with its...
  6. TMC Staff

    Musk Says Giga Berlin Will Be Testbed For New Tesla Technologies

    The German Model Y will have 4680 batteries, the new body structure, and more. Elon Musk clarified a lot of previous doubts we had with a single tweet. The main one was why Fremont did not get the “world’s most advanced paint shop” before Giga Berlin if it still produces vehicles with paint...
  7. navt

    How Tesla Builds Its Factories So Quickly

    If you are a bit of an engineering geek like me, you might enjoy this.
  8. TMC Staff

    Blog Tesla Plans Original Cars for Berlin, Shanghai Factories

    Tesla plans to build two newly-designed vehicles to be produced at the company’s Berlin and Shanghai factories, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Twitter. The comment comes after Musk told investors at the recent Battery Day that the company intends to build a new vehicle with a $25,000 price...
  9. TMC Staff

    Musk Says German Tesla Model Y Will Be 'Radical Redesign Of Building A Car'

    He said that in an improvised press conference at the Giga Berlin site. The Tesla Model Y was born with massive expectations on its shoulders. It should have presented a revolutionary wiring harness system and massive cast parts. Although it had the cast parts, its standard wiring harness...
  10. TMC Staff

    Blog Report: Model 3 Inspired Compact Hatchback Planned for Europe

    Tesla is planning a compact hatchback based on the Model 3 to be built and sold in Europe, according to a report from Autocar. Details are thin, but it seems to line up with recent statements from Musk that Tesla needs a more affordable option. “We will not succeed in our mission if we...
  11. TMC Staff

    Blog Musk: Giga Berlin to Be Constructed With ‘Impossible-Seeming Speed’

    Tesla’s new factory near Berlin will be built even faster than the speedy construction of Giga Shanghai, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a tweet. “Giga Berlin will come together at an impossible-seeming speed,” Musk said on Twitter. “The prefabricated construction method in Germany is...
  12. DaveW

    Giga Berlin

    Render posted by Elon today, looks great!
  13. n.one.one

    Giga Berlin Drone Videos

    Prior to this week there had been a variety of excellent drone videos of Giga Berlin on a very regular basis. This week the pace slowed. There has been nothing new from Tesla Kid and the_wolfpack_berlin posted only ground shots saying that drone videos would return. Does anyone know if...
  14. TMC Staff

    Blog Musk Says Giga Berlin Paint Shop to Be ‘World’s Most Advanced’

    Tesla’s factory in Germany will feature an upgraded paint shop that Chief Executive Elon Musk said will be “world’s most advanced.” Commenting on Twitter, Musk said that cars coming out of the factory will receive a high quality paint job with “more layers of stunning colors that subtly...
  15. TMC Staff

    Blog Giga Berlin-Built Model Y Could Roll Out in 2021

    European customers waiting for a Tesla Model Y will need Giga Berlin to be built in a speedy manner. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Twitter that the factory will supply the Model Y for customers in Switzerland, suggesting that construction of the factory will be key to the rollout...
  16. TMC Staff

    Tesla Says Giga Berlin to Have Solar Roof

    Tesla launched a new website Wednesday that offers some new details about its first factory in Europe. Located in Grünheide and dubbed Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg, construction of the facility is expected to begin in 2020 with production targeted for 2021. Phase 1 will focus on...
  17. TMC Staff

    German Court Orders Tesla to Stop Clearing Land at New Factory Site

    A German court has stopped work at the site of Tesla’s first factory in Europe due to environmental concerns. The Higher Administrative Court for Berlin-Brandenburg ordered Tesla to stop clearing trees until the court can consider an environmental group’s appeal. A lower court told Tesla...

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