Electric cars remain a niche product at less than 2% of the market, due to higher prices and worries about recharging.
He predicts the electric car maker will set manufacturing and sales records in the current quarter.
Financing for the deal far from locked up, contradicts guarantee that Musk issued in a tweet.
Minnesota man says the car accelerated suddenly on its own, veered into a marsh and overturned.
… But revenue more than doubled to $2.7 billion as more vehicles are delivered in the quarter.
State is looking for first $150,000 payment on a $3 million loan.
Model 3 starts at $35,000 and has a range of 346 kilometres per charge.
Company says it will meet 2015 production target.
Report citing unidentified sources says target ship date is 2019.
Electric 70D model will come to market with a 7% price increase over its predecessor.
The Bolt has been manufactured with advanced materials to curb weight and maximize range, the automaker says.
…But its loss widens on engineering costs.
Opens the door to more collaboration and accelerate vehicle development.
Offered first to commercial customers, pilot program underway for residential use.
A bankruptcy hearing for the troubled electric car-maker has been fast-tracked, scheduled for Jan. 3.