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  1. TMC Staff

    Rumor Mill: Tesla Gigafactory 3 Production Hits New High 3,000/Week

    Tesla Gigafactory 3 might significantly offset the upcoming temporary shutdown of the Tesla Factory in California. The Tesla Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai reportedly surpassed its previous weekly production record of around 2,000 Made-in-China (MIC) Model 3 in 2019 and is now busy at work to meet...
  2. TMC Staff

    Coronavirus Epidemic Delays Model 3 Deliveries in China

    Tesla is delaying deliveries of Model 3 from Giga Shanghai as the country tries to contain the deadly coronavirus.  Giga Shanghai has been closed for about two weeks following government guidelines. “The proposed delivery (of cars) in early February will be delayed,” Tao Lin, vice...
  3. TMC Staff

    Filing Confirms Tesla’s Battery Supply Deal With China’s CATL

    Tesla and China’s top electric vehicle battery maker CATL have agreed to a supply agreement, according to a Reuters report. While the partnership had been previously acknowledged, a new filing confirms the deal. “‘Tesla will determine the battery purchase volume between July 2020 and June...
  4. TMC Staff

    Blog Tesla Posts Q3 Profit

    Tesla posted a surprise third quarter profit on Wednesday. The company reported revenue of $6.3 billion versus estimates of 6.45 billion with a gross margin of 18.9% versus estimates of 17.7%. According to the company’s Q3 2019 Update: Last year, our story was about ramping the Model 3...
  5. TMC Staff

    Tesla Ready to Begin Production in China

    Tesla has received approval to begin production of vehicles at Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai, but still needs a “product certification” to start selling the cars in China. That final certification requires an initial run of vehicles to be inspected by the Chinese government. Model 3 sedans in...
  6. TMC Staff

    Blog Report: Tesla to Partner with LG for Batteries at Gigafactory 3

    Tesla will reportedly contract LG to supply batteries for vehicles built at its Shanghai plant. The deal would diversify Tesla’s battery suppliers, as the company currently sources batteries from Panasonic. Reuters, citing sources close to the deal, reported that Tesla is still likely to...
  7. TMC Staff

    Blog Tesla’s Gigafactory 3 Going Up at Impressive Pace

    Tesla’s Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai, China is taking form at Ludicrous speed. Construction of the 865,000 square meter Gigafactory 3 began only in December and is nearly complete. The massive factory will house production of the Model 3 and Model Y, as well as battery packs for vehicles. Musk...
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    Machinery going in Chinese GigaFactory 3

    just saw this on Teslarati: Tesla immerses itself in Chinese culture as Gigafactory 3 sees machinery setup
  9. TMC Staff

    Aerial View Update On Tesla Gigafactory 3 In China: Videos

    Progress is mounting as anticipated on Tesla Gigafactory 3 in China. While the Tesla shorts and naysayers want to prove that the Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai, China will never come to be, we have new information and aerial footage that goes against that narrative. Honestly, what doesn’t go against...