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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) announces new vehicle will be called Model 3

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has announced that its new vehicle will be called the Model 3. This will be Tesla’s fourth vehicle after the Roadster, the Model S, and the still-in-production Model X SUV. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk participated in an interview with AutoExpress, where he revealed the name. The Model 3 is expected to arrive in 2017.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) recruits U.S. veterans to build electric cars in Cali

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has found a way to help out U.S. military veterans that are facing a hard time finding jobs after returning from deployment. Tesla Motors now has over 6,000 employees and 300 of them are veterans. There are now another 600 veterans planned “in the hiring pipeline.” Veterans are known for being great at building cars because many of them have acquired technical skills during their service and are used to working on teams.

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) will open a production factory in Europe when annual sales hit 160,000 there

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said that the company will open a factory in Europe once annual sales cross 160,000 units.

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SpaceX wants to put humans on Mars by 2026

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SpaceX, the commercial space travel company led by Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, spoke with CNBC about how he would like to get the first people to Mars in 10-16 years using SpaceX rockets and spacecraft. This interview is consistent with remarks that Musk had earlier when saying he wanted to establish a colony on Mars in the 2020s.
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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) may soon be able to sell vehicles through company-owned stores in NJ

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Great news for Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)! Tesla Motors may soon be able to sell vehicles through company-owned stores in N.J. after the state’s General Assembly passed a bill to allow up to 4 stores for the electric vehicle company.
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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) is offering all of its patents for good faith use

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) runs propriety charging technology for its electric vehicles. Now Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has decided to open up the patents for use by other automakers as part of an effort to boost the electric vehicle industry. In a blog post, Musk announced the company would make all of its patented technology available for use by competitors.
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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO confirms lower-cost vehicle within 3 years and U.K. based R&D center

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At the U.K. Model S launch event, Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk confirmed that a lower-cost vehicle will be coming within the next 3 years. The lower-cost vehicle would cost around $35,000 (£25,000 in the U.K.).

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) CEO hints at using patents for controversial reasons

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said on Tuesday that he was thinking of doing something “fairly controversial” with the company patents. Musk did not elaborate, but said it is a decision he would have to “carefully explain.”

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