How much does a Tesla cost to produce?

Tesla has managed to reduce the cost of producing its cars by gradually optimizing assembly lines. The brand is now profitable and generates good margins. Profitability in the automobile industry depends directly on the manufacturer’s ability to reduce production costs. There are several solutions for this: set up robots (a specialty of the Germans…) and … Read more

Tesla gets new 5-megapixel cameras for its semi-autonomous driving system

Specific to Tesla, its semi-autonomous driving system is based on cameras and this should continue for a few more years with the latest generation equipment. Tesla encounters some problems with its Autopilot but that does not prevent it from continuing to invest in semi-autonomous driving systems with the objective, one day, of removing the “semi”. … Read more

the fastest electric car in the world?

If you acquire a Tesla Model S Plaid tomorrow, you will be limited in speed to 262 km/h. Enough to overtake easily on the left lane even on German motorways, but this top speed is restricted by the manufacturer, in particular for safety issues. With the arrival this year of “Circuit” mode on the car, … Read more

United States: Tesla recalls cars again

Automaker Tesla will recall more than 817,000 vehicles in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in Model S, Model X built between 2021 and 2022, Model 3 (2017-2022) and Model Y (2020-2022), no audible alert sounds at starting if the driver has not fastened his seat belt. However, this … Read more

Tesla wants to block the seat of its drivers for 5 minutes if they use this option too often in their car

Hacker @greentheonly reported one of his findings on Twitter: Tesla may be limiting how often its seats are readjusted. This young man has specialized in the search for surprising information. “I report what I see. If it’s good, it’s good; if it’s bad, it’s bad. It’s not up to me. Make them release more awesome … Read more

Stock market: CAC 40, BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole, Tesla, Bouygues, Carrefour… on the Momentum program this week

CAC 40, Nasdaq, Dow Jones… The stock market remained under pressure this week, inflation and the tightening of the monetary policies of the Fed and the ECB, the flash crash on the pound Sterling as well as Vladimir Putin’s provocations on the Front of the war in Ukraine (thwarted gas deliveries, territorial annexations…) continuing to … Read more