Health Department announced the plant will be able to go beyond basic operations this week and start making vehicles May 18.
California state law allows a fine of up to $1,000 a day or up to 90 days in jail for operating in violation of health orders.
Market value of $100.4 billion translating into a pre-tax gain of about $730 million.
Update of the electric car company’s cruise control and auto-steer systems will slow the car whenever it detects a traffic light.
Automaker is touting an exclusive new battery technology that could propel some of the vehicles as far as 644 kilometres.
Safety board recommends tech companies design smartphones and other electronic devices so they don’t operate if they are within a driver’s reach.
Japanese business daily Nikkei reports Gigafactory 2 was to make cells for Tesla’s Solar Roof, but Tesla is instead using Chinese-made solar panels.
Tesla is now worth more than General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler combined, even though the Big Three together sell more cars and trucks in two weeks than Tesla does in a whole year
Electric automaker plans to increase investment in China and set up a design centre to create a car for worldwide sale.
More than a dozen companies have asked U.S. regulators for permission to operate constellations of satellites that provide internet service.
Driver never saw the parked firetruck and didn’t brake, neither did the car.
Pact requires him to get lawyer’s approval before writing about Tesla topics that weren’t previously disclosed.
Elon Musk has repeatedly denied there is a demand problem for the company’s three vehicles.
He predicts the electric car maker will set manufacturing and sales records in the current quarter.
The spat began last year when Musk tweeted that he had secured the funding to take Tesla private when he did not.