Tesla plans to add more shifts at its Shanghai Gigafactory from May 16, as it seeks to return production to levels before the city locked down to control the spread of COVID-19.
Tesla has canceled plans to resume production at its Shanghai factory this weekend as the city launched a two-stage lockdown to combat a surge in COVID-19 cases.
Tesla released its vehicle delivery data for the fourth quarter and whole year of 2021 on Sunday.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk commented on the news via his Twitter feed: "Tesla always pays its debts," which indirectly confirmed the news.
A Chinese Tesla Model S owner who formerly won a fraud case against the EV firm posted on Weibo on Sunday, saying that he has been sued by Tesla for infringing the firm's reputation.
Tesla has completed its charging pile production project in Shanghai, China. The project was officially completed on August 20 and had tests conducted from August 21 to September 25.
News emerged that Tesla had temporarily halted some operations at its Shanghai factory last month for four days due to the global shortage of semiconductors. Tesla responded that there is no relevant news at present.
Regarding the trending topics that appeared over 100 times on Chinese Twitter-like social media platform Weibo in the first half of 2021, #TeslaBrakes ranked fifth among all social events, trending 130 separate times.
Fujian-based battery manufacturer CATL has signed an agreement with the Shanghai Municipal People's Government on Wednesday to set up a new battery production base in the eastern Chinese metropolis.
The Chinese division of American electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Tesla Inc. announced on Friday that it has lowered the price of its popular Model 3 to settle at a new overall post-subsidies price tag of 235,900 yuan ($36,500), a reduction of 15,000 yuan.
U.S. electric vehicle Tesla has partnered with China’s largest game publisher Tencent Games for Peacekeeper Elite, one of the most profitable mobile games in the world.
On May 20, Tesla’s Global Vice President Grace Tao said the Tesla Shanghai super factory will begin mass production of the Model Y in the first quarter of 2021.