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artificial intelligenceTesla’s Technological Moats for the Win

Ark Invest identified four technological moats that Tesla is growing for its electric car and truck businesses. 1. Superior batteries 2. AI (Full Self Driving) Chip The Tesla FSD is an automotive grade computer powered by two custom SoCs (system-on-chip). …

batteriesSam Korus Shows Tesla Cybertruck Superior to Ford F-150 on Price and Performance

Sam Korus of Ark Invest shows analysis that Tesla Cybertruck will be superior to the Ford F-150 on price and various aspects of performance. Sam also reported that the Porsche Taycan (electric car) has under-delivered on the promised battery range. …

electric carsAmusing Rendering of a Tesla Cyber-Roadster

There is an amusing rendering of an imagined Tesla Cyber-Roadster. It is a Tesla Cybertruck inspired version of a Tesla Roadster with the windows broken like the cybertruck had during its debut. A Tesla Cyber-Roadster (render) looks super Dope 😍😍😍 …

chinaTesla China Gigafactory Seems on Track to Produce at Least 1000 Cars By End of 2019

Telsa China Gigafactory is producing at least 12 cars per day and could have produced over 600 cars by November 21, 2019. This seems to indicate that 1000 to 2000 Tesla Model 3 cars will be made and delivered in …

batteriesTesla Model Y Could Start Selling in 2 Months

In October, Cleantechnica reported that Tesla Model Y production would start in Q1 of 2020. The official Tesla earnings call has talked about a summer 2020 start of Model Y sales. Hyperchange makes the case that Model Y could start …

electric carsSledgehammers Weakened Cybertruck Windows

Elon Musk tweeted that the Sledgehammers cracked the base of the windows. This weakened the glass so that they broke after being hit by the softball sized metal balls. This shows that there is a difference between damage resistant and …

electric carsCybertruck Beats Rivian and Ford on Price, Range and Other Specifications

The Cybertruck pickup bed is 2 feet longer than the Rivian and it is one foot longer overall. 230.9 inches long and sports a 149.9-inch wheelbase with a 6.5-foot-long, 57-inch-wide bed out back. The Rivian is 217.1 inches long overall …

batteriesBulletproof Steel Tesla Cybertruck Unveiled

The Tesla Cybertruck will be unveiled at 8PM PDT today at http://livestream.tesla.com/ The Tesla Cybertruck is made out of stainless steel like the SpaceX Starship. They hit it with a sledgehammer and it was not damaged. The prices start at …

artificial intelligenceSupertechnology Will Define the 21st Century and Not Status Quo Trends

There are many forecasts of the world out to 2100. There is the IPCC climate change report or UN population projections. The projections assume that all current trends continue for the next 80 years. The assumptions are that there will …

carsFord Mach-E Will Be in Tesla Model Y Category But Does Not Look Like a Category Killer

The Ford Mustang Mach-e was revealed yesterday and it promises features close to the announced features of Model Y. Ford Mach-e and Tesla Model Y will both be out mid to late 2020. They will have overlapping battery ranges. The …