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Tesla Sales and Service Center Opening 10 Miles from Giga Texas

As Tesla’s service expands worldwide, the automaker is also increasing its presence near its headquarters in Texas. Tesla is set to establish a sales and service center about 10 miles from its Giga Texas location, as seen in a permit with the city of Austin (via @MarcoRPTesla). The permit, initially issued on June 15 with […]

SpaceX Plans for 521,000 Sq. Ft. ‘Shell Building’ Near Austin

SpaceX has filed plans for a massive, 521,521-square-foot “shell building” in Bastrop County, located about one hour east of Austin, with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation reports Austin Business Journal. There’s no word yet on what exactly the rocketry and space transportation giant wants to do at this planned facility. The filings did, […]

Tesla to Launch its Fourth Showroom in Austin, Texas

As Tesla continues to increase its influence in the U.S. auto market, the company is adding several stores, including one new one set to hit its headquartering-city in Texas. Tesla plans to open its fourth showroom in Austin, according to a filing with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation reports My San Antonio. The […]

Elon Musk to Build Private Airport Outside of Austin: Report

Elon Musk is planning to build a private airport east of Austin, Texas, according to multiple sources speaking to Austonia. It’s unclear when or exactly where Musk plans to build the airport, but sources say it will be near Bastrop, to the east of Austin. Tesla currently owns 2,500 acres of land in southeast Travis […]

Tesla Headquarters Officially Moved to Texas, Shows Filing

After Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk confirmed company plans to move its headquarters to Austin, Texas from Fremont, California, the company has now officially made the move, as shown in a new filing. Tesla has officially moved its headquarters to Austin, Texas, according to an 8-K form filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on […]

136 Tesla Superchargers Opening in Greater Austin within 4 Months

Although Tesla drastically expands its Supercharger network on an ongoing basis, new charging sites are still a warm welcome for most Tesla users amidst increasing electric vehicle (EV) popularity. Tesla is currently adding a total of 136 new Superchargers between November and March of 2022, according to a post from @CYB3RTX, who spotted a number […]

First Look at Tesla’s 8,000-Ton Giga Press for Cybertruck [VIDEO]

Tesla’s first 8,000-ton die-casting machine, or Giga Press, for the production of its upcoming Cybertruck has been spotted for the first time in a YouTube video published by Italy’s IDRA Group, which produces the gargantuan machines — reports Teslarati. “Once again, IDRA makes a world’s first for technological innovation, and we are very proud to announce that today, […]

Tesla Gigafactory Austin Day 152 Drone Flyover [4K VIDEO]

Tesla’s factory in Brandenburg, Germany may have hit a dead stop from deforestation efforts, but Gigafactory Texas is plugging away, day by day, even on the week of Christmas. In a video released Monday by Jeff Roberts, we get a 4K drone flyover look at Tesla Gigafactory Austin on its 152nd day, with its first […]

Tesla Gigafactory Austin Construction Update: Day 124 [4K VIDEO]

Tesla currently has factories being built in both Austin, Texas and Berlin, Germany, and it’s even doing talks with other countries about expanding in various ways over the next few years. In a video uploaded Monday, YouTube host Jeff Roberts shares drone footage of Tesla’s Austin, Texas Gigafactory construction site. He also includes a number […]

Tesla Terafactory Texas Construction Update for Nov. 17 [4K VIDEO]

In a new video uploaded by Randy of YouTube channel Terafactory Texas, drone footage shows the construction site of Tesla’s new factory-to-be, along with the addition of a number of concrete columns to the site’s south side in preparation for completing the foundation of the building. While a number of other new procedures are happening […]

Tesla Gigafactory Texas Progress Update, Filmed Nov. 8 [VIDEO]

With recent predictions stating that Tesla’s Texas Gigafactory will almost double its previously-estimated amount of jobs, providing up to 15,000. In a new video uploaded by automotive YouTube channel host Joe Tegtmeyer, a number of exciting progress updates are shown off in a drone video of Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas. The factory, set for completion in […]

Tesla Files to Manufacture Battery Cells at New Texas Factory

With the expansion of Tesla’s presence to 3 continents, as well as countless countries throughout the world, Tesla should soon be able to fulfill car deliveries just about anywhere. And where it will the manufacture of its new 4680 battery will also help the electric vehicle (EV) go global. On Thursday, Bloomberg reported that Tesla […]

Tesla Making Video Game, Software and UI Teams in Austin

Tesla is currently building a few new locations, including a Gigafactory in Austin, Texas, which are expected to bring new facets of the company forward to the public. In a new and surprising piece of information, Tesla’s Austin Gigafactory has already posted job listings for a handful of positions, including some that signal a new […]