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Tesla Model 3 orders approaching 400,000 units

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If you thought that Tesla Model 3 momentum had slowed down, you’re wrong. During a recent speech in Amsterdam, Tesla VP of Business Development Diarmuid O’Connell revealed that the number of Model 3 reservations is now approaching 400,000 for the $35,000 all electric vehicle.

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35K Tesla model 3 production to start in two years

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Interested in a Tesla but can’t afford the model s? You’ll have to wait at least a couple years before parking one in your driveway then. Company founder and CEO Elon Musk revealed via Twitter there was going to be a two-year wait for the $35,000 model 3 sedan, but pre-orders begin when it’s finally unveiled in March.

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Electric car maker Fisker plans to return in 2016

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When Fisker first released the Karma in 2011, few people would have guessed the plug-in luxury sedan with curvy body lines and sports-car-like performance would lead the company into bankruptcy less than two years into production.

Fewer still, would have predicted its comeback. Yet that’s exactly what is happening for Fisker Automotive & Technology Group, which is scheduled to resume production in mid-2016 according to the company.

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Tesla Model X: The most awaited electric vehicle of 2015

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It still may be a while before the Model X, Tesla’s first SUV, goes on sale in North America, but we already know that this zero emission, super-high-performance family hauler is going to be something special.

The Model X will share the same platform as the award winning Model S, but will come standard with all-wheel drive and child-friendly second and third-row seating.

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Another Tesla Model S Catches Fire in Mexico

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When a Tesla Model S caught fire after crashing into road debris in Washington earlier this month, company officials stressed that it was the first and only known Model S fire on public roads.

Less than a month later, they’ll have to add another tally to that list.

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Tesla Share prices drop after Model S catches fire

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Shares of Tesla Motors dropped more than 6 percent yesterday after images and YouTube videos of a Model S in flames were posted on popular automotive blogs and news sites.

The incident happened Tuesday after 8 a.m. in Seattle, Washington as the driver was traveling southbound on state Route 167. The fire began in the cars battery after the driver reportedly struck debris on the highway.

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