China formally adds Tesla Gigafactory 3 area to Shanghai’s Free-Trade Zone

By Simon Alvarez Posted on August 6, 2019 The Chinese government has stated that it is formally expanding Shanghai’s Free-Trade Zone (FTZ) to include the Lingang area, which hosts the site of Tesla’s Gigafactory 3. The update comes amidst a set of new tax incentives and import duty exemptions, which are being rolled out amid […]

Tesla’s recent job listing reveals creation of dedicated anti-fraud and waste team

By Simon Alvarez Posted on August 6, 2019 A recent job listing at Tesla’s Careers Page has revealed that the electric car maker is creating a group tasked to battle fraud and avoid waste in its operations. The job opening was posted on the company’s official website on July 19, and syndicated to LinkedIn last […]

Tesla at a tipping point: How a focus on safety and features is building a formidable car brand

By Simon Alvarez Posted on August 5, 2019 Last week, JD Power revealed the results of a study about the public’s perception of electric vehicles and autonomous driving technologies. The results of the survey were not that encouraging, with 68% of the respondents stating that they had zero experience with electric cars. The majority of […]