Elon Musk: Tesla Is Like The “Baskin Robbins of Batteries”

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 02:00:03 +0000

A major Tesla milestone was announced yesterday — the all-electric automaker just surpassed over $1 billion in GAAP net income. But that doesn’t mean it’s time for complacency. During Tesla’s Q2 earnings conference call, CEO Elon Musk said, “If you look at history, often, the seeds of defeat are sown on the day of victory. […]

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25 Unasked Questions On Tesla’s Q2 Earnings Call

Credit to Author: Vijay Govindan| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 15:24:08 +0000

This was a great quarter for Tesla. Record production, record deliveries, tremendous growth, and excellent margins in a difficult operating environment. I felt some opportunities for questions were missed, though. What’s the status of Model X deliveries this quarter? No one cared about Tesla’s second mass-market product. From the looks of the website, it’s sold […]

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Tesla Tells Us How Opening Up Superchargers To All Brands Will Work

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 11:30:50 +0000

In the recent Tesla earnings call for the second quarter, we got a lot more information from Tesla about its plans to allow other EVs to charge at Tesla’s Superchargers. Let’s look at the relevant section of video and then discuss this further. The question that prompted this: “Elon has said that Tesla will be […]

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Elon Musk Goes “Evil Captain Kirk” On The Stonk Nerds

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 11:00:37 +0000

In Tesla’s second quarter 2021 earnings call, a fan asked him if he could do interviews for some YouTube channels, naming two channels known more for a financial focus than for their technology coverage. In response, he was very diplomatic, but didn’t like what they were asking for. In some ways, it was reminiscent of […]

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1,000,000 Tesla Powerwalls Per Year, Thinks Elon — He Could Be Right.

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 01:13:55 +0000

At the end of the Monday, July 26th Tesla Conference call, CEO Elon Musk dropped one of his wild predictions. While talking about the batteries that Tesla will be making and the batteries Tesla will be getting from its suppliers, Elon said they could use them to produce more Powerwalls. Not just a few more, […]

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Watch & Listen To Tesla Shareholder Conference Call Live Here

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 21:17:32 +0000

As always, we are putting together a thorough livestream video for the second quarter (Q2) Tesla shareholder call later today. You can find it embedded YouTube video below (or click here) and set a reminder to watch it at 5:30pm ET/2:30pm PT/11:30pm CET later today when it goes live. Aside from including the audio on […]

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How Elon Musk Uses “Wonder & Fear” To Create Excitement Around Tesla

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 19:10:03 +0000

Innovation at Tesla is often born out of counter-intuitive thinking. Much of the company’s ethos comes from its unconventional leader, Elon Musk. So, how does Musk drive the thinking behind his company’s automobiles? Perhaps part of his secret recipe is the ol’ maxim: opposites attract. According to John Nosta at Psychology Today, it all comes down to wonder […]

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Tesla Vehicle Registrations Stay Robust Amidst Supply Chain Tensions

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 02:00:10 +0000

Instead of focusing on impediments that could affect production quotas, Tesla has looked to the future supply of battery materials to meet growing demand.

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Tesla To Open Superchargers To Other Electric Vehicles Later This Year

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 00:30:49 +0000

Tesla plans to make its Supercharger network open to other EVs later this year, Elon Musk just shared on Twitter. He was replying to Raphael (aka @TesLatino) who shared his thoughts on how others are wondering why Tesla even created its own charging connector. Many think that it’s not fair to other EVs, and he […]

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