Tesla started delivering the first Made-in-China Model 3 sedans to the general public on January 7, one-year anniversary of the company’s Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai.
Leaked photos on Chinese social media Weibo show Tesla Model 3 bodies going down the production line.
On May 31, Tesla announced that it will produce the Model 3 standard range version at the Shanghai Gigafactory in China. The vehicle is now also officially available for pre-orders. The standard range Model 3 has a cruising range of 460 km and sells at 328,000 yuan (~$47,450). It is 49,000 yuan cheaper than the…
Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, confirmed amid the company's record loss that he will not sell any stocks. Tesla's Gigafactory 3 in China, although costing less than expected, will be built through local bank loans.
On October 16, 2017, Tesla unprecedentedly released Model S/X for a country and offered charging adapter in line with China’s new national standard, which is a rare case.