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Tesla Plans To Open 3 Showrooms In India; Looking For Properties

The world's leading electric car-maker Tesla is planning to start its launch with three showrooms in India. The company has hired CBRE Group Inc to accelerate its search for commercial properties to set up the showroom in New Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. The Elon Musk owned company may face challenges to capture the Indian market as out of the total 2.4 million cars sold in 2020, only 5,000 were EV.

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 02:30 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Tesla, EV, Electric Vehicles, Elon Musk

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Tesla Eyes Collaboration With Tata Power To Install EV Charging Stations

Elon Musk's Tesla is in talks with Indian electric manufacturer Tata Power to install charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) in the country. However, the collaboration has not been finalized yet and both the companies denied any comment on the development. Reportedly, the shares of Tata Power also soared by 5.5%, highest since June 2014, following the news. Tesla is eyeing to roll out its 'Model 3' electric sedan in India this year.… read-more

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 10:35 AM / by Ronit John

Tags: Tata, Tesla, Elon Musk, TATA power, Electric Vehicles

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1000s Of Security Cameras Installed In Tesla Factory, Jails, Hospitals Hacked

A huge amount of security-camera data collected by startup Verkada has reportedly been hacked, exposing live feeds of 150,000 surveillance cameras inside hospitals and companies like Tesla and Cloudflare. Hackers said they have obtained footage from 222 cameras in the Elon Musk-owned Tesla factories and warehouses. Taking responsibility of the data breach, one of the hackers, Tillie Kottmann, said they aimed to show the ease with which… read-more

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 03:10 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Tesla, Hackers, Data Breach, surveillance camera

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Tata denies Tie-up rumors with Tesla.

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No Tie Up With Tesla, Tata CEO Confirms

Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran confirmed that there is no dialogue with Tesla for a collaboration. The statement came after speculations arose of Tata partnering with Elon Musk-owned Tesla that recently entered the Indian market. Chandrasekaran said, "We will do it on our own". He added that Tata Motors has been performing well and does not need an outside partnership at this time.

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 - 09:58 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Tesla, TATA Motors, JAGUAR LAND ROVER CARS, Tata Sons

Lower cost of production assured for Tesla by Indian government

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India Competes With China; Offers Tesla Lower Cost of Manufacturing 

India offers a lower cost of production compared to China in an attempt to make Tesla start their manufacturing unit in the country. This decision comes a week after Tesla registered a company for the imports and sale of cars. Union minister Nitin Gadkari offered Tesla a 'steal of a deal' to boost local manufacturing of electric vehicles (EVs) and other components in-order to cut cost on imports, and lower pollution as well.

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 02:29 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Tesla, Union Minister, Elon Musk, China, Electric Car

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Jeff Bezos Back As World’s Richest Man; Elon Musk Slips To Number 2

Elon Musk's stint as the world's richest person was reasonably short-lived as Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is now back to the top on the coveted Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranking. Reportedly, Tesla Inc. shares on February 16 plummeted by 2.4% thereby stripping $4.6 billion off of CEO Elon Musk. Consequently, Bezos retrieved his longstanding world number one position as his net worth clocked at $191.2 billion, a whopping $955 million more than the… read-more

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 11:31 AM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Jeff Bezos, Bloomberg Billionaire Index, World's Richest Man

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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CM Yediyurappa Confirms Tesla's Manufacturing Plant In Karnataka

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa has confirmed that Elon Musk's Tesla would install its manufacturing plant in Karnataka. Earlier, the electric car maker had formally registered its office in Karnataka's capital Bengaluru. Reportedly, the company's research and development unit will also be set up soon. Previously, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari had affirmed that Tesla's Indian stint would begin with sales, followed by assembling and… read-more

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 03:26 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Tesla, Elon Musk, BS Yediyurappa, Nitin Gadkari, Karnataka, Bangalore

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Bitcoin's Value Surges Over $47,000 After Tesla Buys $1.5 Billion Units

Bitcoin's value surged nearly 20% to over $47,000 soon after Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted about buying $1.5 billion of the cryptocurrency for future transactions. Besides, heavy trading in cryptocurrencies after Musk's tweet caused technical issues in exchanges like Coinbase and Gemini. Known to be a cryptocurrency supporter, Musk's Tesla has stated that it invested 8% of its reserves into bitcoin. As per experts, companies like Apple may… read-more

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 01:42 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Tesla, Elon Musk

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Tesla Model S interior.

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Tesla 'Model S' To Get Upgraded With Airplane-like Steering

Electric car maker Tesla has confirmed the revamp of its most popular car, 'Model S'. The new 'Model S' will come with airplane-like steering and horizontal infotainment system. The new steering wheel would use AI and touch buttons for turn indicator, high beam, wipers and voice command functionalities. Moreover, the dashboard's center will feature 17-inch horizontal screen with 2200X1300 resolution support. Providing an aggressive profile to… read-more

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 12:30 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Tesla, Electric Vehicle, Model 3s, Automobile

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

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Tesla Formally Enters India, Registers Office In Bengaluru

Marking its official entry in India, electric car company Tesla Inc. has registered its office in Bengaluru as Tesla Motors India & Energy Pvt Ltd. The company, aiming to setup manufacturing plants and R&D units in India, currently has an authorized capital of Rs 15,00,000 and Rs 1,00,000 paid-up capital. While the manufacturing location is yet to be decided, Tesla has appointed Vaibhav Taneja, Venkatrangam Sreeram and David Feinstein… read-more

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 11:35 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, India, Bangalore Electric Vehicles

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