Tesla loses one of its top executives

Tesla’s Vice President of Business Development and one of the key executives behind Tesla’s success in China, Robin Ren (front left in the picture above), has left the automaker. more…

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Four Tesla workers at main factory Model S/X line test positive for COVID-19

A Tesla employee with knowledge of the situation told Electrek that four workers on the company’s main Model S/X assembly line tested positive for coronavirus today. The affected employees, who have the title of production associates, worked on the same part of the assembly line. more…

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Tesla launches new car-sharing feature to simplify access

Tesla has launched a new feature that simplifies sharing your car with other people – another step toward its self-driving car-sharing network. more…

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BMW iX3 electric SUV pre-production is launching: first official pictures

BMW is beginning pre-production of the iX3 electric SUV, its first next-generation EV, and sharing the first few first official pictures of the production version. more…

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Quick Charge Podcast: June 9, 2020

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple PodcastsSpotifyTuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


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Toyota provides two conflicting numbers for RAV4 plug-in hybrid all-electric range

When Toyota announced pricing for its new RAV4 plug-in hybrid in late May, the company’s press release pegged the “manufacturer-estimated” all-electric range at 42 miles. However, the Toyota RAV4 Prime consumer website lists 39 miles of all-electric range.

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