Tesla maintains that its first high volume car, the Model 3, is on schedule to be displayed next year and in production in 2017. This following a report of a slide in a Tesla briefing that indicated the $35,000 car might not appear until 2018.
If the price of the current Tesla exceeds your household budget, here is how you can own one for $1.09. Mattel’s Hot Wheels is offering a Tesla Model S in silver with red trimmed tires.
GM will invest $245 million and add 300 jobs at its Orion Assembly plant in Michigan and launch “an all-new vehicle program unlike any in the plant’s 32-year history.” What that “all-new vehicle” program might entail was not disclosed.
Nothing official from the parties involved, but Bloomberg reports Hyundai is close to signing a deal to become the official automobile sponsor of the NFL for some big bucks. GM ended its long association with the league at the end of last season.