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Tesla super chargers are shown in Mojave, California

Tesla workers describe using electrical tape to fix parts and working through cold temperatures to meet Model 3 production goals, report says

Tesla employees were reportedly encouraged to take shortcuts such as using electrical tape to fix broken parts to meet Model 3 production goals.
The President and CEO of Ford Motor Company Jim Hackett, poses with Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., January 14, 2019.

Here’s what makes the developing Ford-VW alliance unique: ‘coopetition’

Coopetition means that Ford and VW can save money on shared engineering while breaking ranks later when they take new vehicles and services to market.
Ford President and CEO Jim Hackett (R) and Volkswagen AG CEO Dr. Herbert Diess attend a news conference in New York City, New York, U.S., July 12, 2019.

Ford and VW have stepped up their alliance — Ford will develop an electric vehicle using VW tech by 2023

The VW Group also announced on Friday that it would invest $2.6 billion in the self-driving-car startup ArgoAI. Ford invested $1 billion in 2017.

Tesla climbs after telling employees it’s planning to boost vehicle production

The decision to expand production comes on the heels of second-quarter vehicle deliveries that exceeded estimates.
Not so fast!

The global auto industry isn’t being disrupted

Disruption has become a way to promote change — and create new investment opportunities. But for much of the car industry, it's business as usual.
Elon Musk.

The big question about Tesla demand makes no sense. The company has created demand where there was none before.

Wasting time arguing about Tesla demand is undermining progress on dealing with global warming. Tesla demand is sustainable, at modest levels.

One of Tesla’s largest US Supercharger stations has a plush, private customer lounge in the middle of a folksy California town — take a lo...

Kettleman City, California, is Tesla's domain. Its presence here in farm country is a clear sign that it wants to own the electric-car future.

Nothing Elon Musk has done has stopped the bleeding at Tesla — and things look like they’re going to get worse

Tesla is doing everything it can to stop bleeding, but right now Wall Street couldn't care less.

Chevy’s marketing chief explains how the automaker is playing the long game with electric cars

"Chevy's presence in EVs will not be going away," Steve Majoros, Chevy's marketing chief, said in an interview with Business Insider.
Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe and Ford Chairman Bill Ford.

Ford will invest $500 million in Tesla rival Rivian, joining Amazon and going head-to-head with GM

Ford and Rivian said they would jointly develop a new electric vehicle using Rivian's platform.