To improve the productivity of Tesla at the end of February Model 3 to suspend production for a week
According to Bloomberg News reported on March 12th Beijing time, at the end of February this year, Tesla company in the automobile factories to suspend production of Model 3 a week, this morning the planned rest may eventually help to improve the yield of Model 3.
Tesla confirmed on Sunday that the California Fremont plant ceased production in from February 20th to 24th 3 Model, then recovered. At present, Tesla in the Fremont plant production of Model S, Model X and Model 3, and the production of batteries in the super battery factory.
"Our production plan including Model 3 at the same time as the Fremont plant and super Battery Factory No. 1 planned downtime," Tesla spokesman said in an emailed statement said, "these downtime aims to improve the automation system, system to solve production bottlenecks, to improve productivity. It's normal, and it's very common in the factory. "
Model 3 Tesla CEO Elon Musk (Elon Musk) the key electric vehicles in the mass market, but its yield is longer than initially expected, more challenging. Tesla now adjust the target, and strive to enhance the productivity of 3 Model to 2500 per week in the end of the month, by the end of June increased to 5000 units per week.
On Sunday, musk talked about its business at the South - south-west Music Festival. "People tell me, past experience shows that my schedule is too optimistic," he said. In his last letter to shareholders, Tesla called for patience.