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Tesla ordered to pay over $130mn to Black former worker over racism

Tesla ordered to pay over $130mn to Black former worker over racism

A federal jury on Monday has ordered Tesla Inc to pay more than $130 million in damages to a Black former worker, finding he was subjected to a racially hostile work environment, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Tesla to 'recall' over 285,000 cars in China due to faulty software

Tesla to 'recall' over 285,000 cars in China due to faulty software

Electric car giant Tesla will "recall" over 285,000 cars from the Chinese market after an investigation found issues with its assisted driving software that could cause road collisions, a government regulator announced late Friday.

Tesla in talks to buy low carbon nickel from Canada: Sources

Tesla in talks to buy low carbon nickel from Canada: Sources

Tesla is in discussions with Canadian miner Giga Metals about helping to develop a large mine that would give the electric carmaker access to low carbon nickel for its batteries, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Move aside robots, Tesla bets on aluminium casting

Move aside robots, Tesla bets on aluminium casting

Robots are not efficient enough for Tesla's new car factory in Germany, which plans to replace hundreds of them with giant aluminium casting machines to build simpler chassis parts, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Elon Musk due back on witness stand in defamation trial stemming from tweets

Elon Musk due back on witness stand in defamation trial stemming from tweets

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk was due to resume testifying in his own defense on Wednesday at the trial for a defamation lawsuit filed by a British diver

'Made in Germany': Tesla sets up shop in Berlin

'Made in Germany': Tesla sets up shop in Berlin

US electric vehicle pioneer Tesla will build its first European factory and design centre near Berlin to produce cars ‘Made in Germany’ as it seeks to burnish its reputation for reliability and sporting prowess.

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal US crash reported involving the driver-assistance system ...

More than half of new cars in Norway are electric

More than half of new cars in Norway are electric

Electric cars for the first time accounted for more than half of new cars in Norway in March, official data showed on Monday, as deliveries of pre-ordered Tesla Model 3s started rolling in.

Volvo's Polestar joins electric car race with rival to Tesla 3

Volvo's Polestar joins electric car race with rival to Tesla 3

Volvo Cars' luxury performance brand Polestar unveiled online its first fully electric sedan on Wednesday, with a price and driving range to rival Tesla's mass market Model 3.

Tesla becomes collateral damage in China-US trade war

Tesla becomes collateral damage in China-US trade war

China is crucial to Tesla's future. So it's not surprising that the trade war is hitting the company hard.

Tesla names director Denholm as chair after Musk rows

Tesla names director Denholm as chair after Musk rows

Tesla Inc director Robyn Denholm, a telecoms executive who has worked for Toyota, has been promoted to chairwoman of the electric car company, tasked with regulating billionaire Elon Musk's regime after months of turbulence ...

Tesla forms three-member panel to decide on any Musk deal

Tesla forms three-member panel to decide on any Musk deal

Tesla Inc's board named a special committee of three directors on Tuesday to negotiate with Elon Musk on taking the electric carmaker private, although it said it was yet to see a firm offer from the company's chief executive.