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Made-in-Germany Tesla Model Y Built With BYD Structural Battery Pack Has a 55-kWh Capacity
Made-in-Germany Tesla Model Y Built With BYD Structural Battery Pack Has a 55-kWh Capacity

12 Aug 2022, 13:52 UTC / New information about the batteries that BYD supplies to Giga Berlin show a Tesla Model Y variant with a structural battery pack and a 55-kWh battery capacity

 
Musk Says Tesla Will Ship the 500-Mile Semi Truck in 2022, the Internet Replies With a Meh
Musk Says Tesla Will Ship the 500-Mile Semi Truck in 2022, the Internet Replies With a Meh

10 Aug 2022, 12:48 UTC / Elon Musk boasted on Twitter that Tesla will ship the Semi Truck with 500 miles of range later this year, followed by the Cybertruck next year

 
Sandy Munro Is Baffled by What He Finds Under the Pink Foam of the Tesla 4680 Battery Pack
Sandy Munro Is Baffled by What He Finds Under the Pink Foam of the Tesla 4680 Battery Pack

29 Jul 2022, 13:01 UTC / Tesla’s new structural battery with 4680 cells is markedly different from all other car batteries on the market, including those made by Tesla

 
The Tesla Model Y 4680 Battery Teardown Continues, Sandy Has More Questions Than Answers
The Tesla Model Y 4680 Battery Teardown Continues, Sandy Has More Questions Than Answers

21 Jul 2022, 16:02 UTC / The structural battery with 4680 cells of the made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y proves a tough nut to crack for Sandy Munro and his team, but they don’t give up

 
Panasonic Will Build 4680 Cells in Kansas, in World's Largest Battery Cell Facility
Panasonic Will Build 4680 Cells in Kansas, in World's Largest Battery Cell Facility

15 Jul 2022, 16:50 UTC / Panasonic has an agreement with Tesla to supply the automaker with a larger battery model to be fitted in Cybertruck in 2023

 
Munro & Associates: Tesla's 4680 Structural Battery Pack Has "Zero Repairability"
Munro & Associates: Tesla's 4680 Structural Battery Pack Has "Zero Repairability"

13 Jul 2022, 08:28 UTC / Munro & Associates proceeded with the 4680 structural battery pack teardown, and the first conclusion is it has “zero repairability”

 
Munro & Associates Tears Down Structural Battery Pack on Tesla Model Y, It's Mind-Blowing
Munro & Associates Tears Down Structural Battery Pack on Tesla Model Y, It's Mind-Blowing

6 Jul 2022, 14:48 UTC / Munro & Associates tears down the structural battery pack of a Tesla Model Y built at Giga Texas with 4680 battery cells and thinks it’s “mind-blowing”

 
First Tesla Model Y With Structural Battery Pack Assembled at Giga Berlin Is Undrivable
First Tesla Model Y With Structural Battery Pack Assembled at Giga Berlin Is Undrivable

16 Jun 2022, 16:12 UTC / Tesla has built the first Model Y using single-piece front and rear megacastings and a structural battery pack at Giga Berlin, but it is undrivable

 
Watch Robots Build Structural Battery Packs With 4680 Cells at Tesla Gigafactory
Watch Robots Build Structural Battery Packs With 4680 Cells at Tesla Gigafactory

14 Jun 2022, 11:30 UTC / Tesla shared a video showing robots building structural battery packs using the new 4680 cells at Giga Austin, and the images are mesmerizing

 
Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y With 4680 Cells Shows Good Charging Speed
Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y With 4680 Cells Shows Good Charging Speed

9 Jun 2022, 14:13 UTC / The first impressions of the Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y show excellent build quality and good charging performance for the 4680 structural battery

 
Panasonic Considering Kansas or Oklahoma for Its 4680 Battery Cell Factory
Panasonic Considering Kansas or Oklahoma for Its 4680 Battery Cell Factory

6 Jun 2022, 09:30 UTC / Panasonic is reportedly considering positioning its EV battery cell factory in Kansas or in Oklahoma. The new facility would only make 4680 battery cells

 
Bosch Battery Specialist Disputes Tesla's Advantages with 4680 Cells
Bosch Battery Specialist Disputes Tesla's Advantages with 4680 Cells

31 May 2022, 19:31 UTC / Jake Christensen said that either Tesla did not disclose crucial details of its new batteries or that it must present temperature concerns

 
Tesla Delivers the First Model Y AWD With 4680 Cells to Real Customers Near Giga Texas
Tesla Delivers the First Model Y AWD With 4680 Cells to Real Customers Near Giga Texas

18 May 2022, 15:06 UTC / Tesla has sent out emails to reservation holders near Giga Texas to offer them the chance to buy the first standard-range AWD Model Y with 4680 cells

 
Tesla's Request For Panasonic to Speed Up 4680 Cells Reinforces Possible Issues With Them
Tesla's Request For Panasonic to Speed Up 4680 Cells Reinforces Possible Issues With Them

11 May 2022, 20:36 UTC / If Tesla managed to get all aspects right to make them on its own, why would it ask its old-time supplier to take care of that?

 
Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo: Tesla Debuts Model Y SR AWD With 4680 Structural Battery
Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo: Tesla Debuts Model Y SR AWD With 4680 Structural Battery

8 Apr 2022, 08:41 UTC / Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo brought a stream of news and the most important seems to be the 4680 structural battery debuting on the Model Y built at Giga Texas

 
CATL States Its Kirin CTP Method Delivers 13% More Energy Density than 4680 Cells
CATL States Its Kirin CTP Method Delivers 13% More Energy Density than 4680 Cells

28 Mar 2022, 16:57 UTC / Yes, the Chinese Tesla supplier decided to tease the American EV maker by claiming to offer a more efficient packing system

 
Tesla May Have Created a Problem to Itself with the Texan Model Y and 4680 Cells
Tesla May Have Created a Problem to Itself with the Texan Model Y and 4680 Cells

9 Mar 2022, 19:35 UTC / Some customers are asking if they should not wait for the vehicle that comes with the so-called improvements. Some will, perhaps most of them

 
Tesla Celebrates One Millionth 4680 Cell - Where Are They?
Tesla Celebrates One Millionth 4680 Cell - Where Are They?

20 Feb 2022, 18:16 UTC / The new cell is not only a possible advantage over the 2170 battery the company already uses: it is the foundation for Tesla’s future products and factories.

 
A Leaked Document Shows Tesla 4680 Cell Production Is Still Too Low To Count
A Leaked Document Shows Tesla 4680 Cell Production Is Still Too Low To Count

15 Feb 2022, 11:10 UTC / Structural batteries with 4680 cells are touted by Tesla as the Holy Grail of EV production, but a new leak reveals the bigger cells are far from volume product

 
Tesla Shares Have Depreciated Because the Stock Market Is Tired of Promises
Tesla Shares Have Depreciated Because the Stock Market Is Tired of Promises

29 Jan 2022, 10:32 UTC / That is especially true when promises are about person dressed as a robot dancing on a stage or software that has proven it does not work as promised.