In this week’s top stories: A first look at Tesla Model S’ Model 3-like Glass Roof and Autopilot in the wild, plans for ‘Gigafactory 2’ emerge, automakers lobby Trump, the latest solar news, and much more.

Best iPhone, iPad, & Apple TV game controllers

We kick things off with Tesla’s plans to choose an EU location for its new ‘Gigafactory 2’ next year. We get our first look at the new Model 3-like Glass Roof option available now for the Model S. Tesla’s new Autopilot hardware is spotted in the wild. And we take a look at the implications of Tesla making more money last quarter than the entire US oil industry made in 2015.

Automakers lobby Trump to weaken fuel consumption reduction requirements, Zero Motorcycles unveils its 2017 electric bike lineup, and Nissan offers details on its 2017 LEAF. We also get an updated drone flyover of progress at the Tesla Gigafactory in this week’s top video.

These and the rest of this week’s top stories below:

Tesla |

EV | Autonomous |

Solar | Energy |

This week’s top videos |

Subscribe to get all Electrek’s stories delivered to your inbox daily, or follow us on Twitter & Facebook for up-to-the-minute updates.

About the Author