Tesla developing self-driving tech for semi-truck, wants to test in NevadaAug. 9
Faraday says it will move electric SUV production site, mothballs Las Vegas plantJuly 12
Faraday Future halts work on Nevada car plantJuly 11
Faraday Future, the electric-vehicle startup backed by LeEco founder Jia Yueting, halted plans to build a $1 billion factory in Nevada as the troubled tycoon fights for the survival of his Chinese car business.
Tesla Gigafactory has chemical spill, no serious injuries reportedApril 18
Tesla to build motors, gearboxes in GigafactoryJan. 18
Tesla launches battery production at GigafactoryJan. 4
Tesla rolling out Autopilot software updates to 1,000 carsJan. 1
Tesla began rolling out software updates to customers with newer cars, bringing them to parity with owners who have what’s known as “Autopilot 1” and setting the stage to ultimately unleash full self-driving capability.
Tesla makes Reno a critical stop on way to Las Vegas and CESDec. 29, 2016
Tesla is is seizing on next week's CES to host investors and analysts at Gigafactory 1, the sprawling Nevada plant where it makes batteries and energy storage packs. The company's invitation-only “investor event” will take place Jan. 4.
Otto broke Nevada's self-driving car testing laws, report saysNov. 28, 2016
Otto, the self-driving truck startup owned by Uber, broke Nevada's autonomous vehicle testing laws, according to a report published by tech website Backchannel. And there's little the state can do about it.
Electric-car startup Faraday Future halts work on Nevada factoryNov. 15, 2016
Electric vehicle startup Faraday Future said it stopped construction on a planned $1 billion factory in North Las Vegas, Nev. The company, which is based in Gardena, Calif., said it plans to restart work on the plant in 2017.
Tesla's Musk blasts 'naysayers,' expects SolarCity boost in 3 yearsNov. 2, 2016
Tesla CEO Elon Musk took his skeptics to task, giving more detail on potential benefits of the automaker's pending SolarCity acquisition and saying the deal's doubters have a history of making bad predictions.
Faraday falls behind on plant construction billsOct. 21, 2016
A construction firm working on Faraday Future's $1 billion Nevada factory has warned the electric-car startup that it could face a work stoppage over millions of dollars in unpaid bills, raising questions about Faraday's financial condition.