Drive Tesla Download: Top Stories for December 12-19, 2021

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Here’s a quick recap of the biggest and most interesting stories posted on Drive Tesla for the week of November 28 to December 5, 2021.

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Tire wear and tread depth detection

Tesla snuck in a feature that can detect uneven tire wear. Here’s how they do it.

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Model 3 glass roof shows its strength

A massive tree fell directly onto the roof of this Model 3 in Ontario, and it was all captured on dashcam. Truly a must watch.

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holiday release notes2021 Holiday Software Update coming soon

Elon Musk said this year’s holiday update should be deployed on Tuesday. Here’s what we think might be included.

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Model 3Changes to Premium Audio speakers in Model 3/Y

Tesla quietly updated their website to remove one speaker from the Premium Interior in the Model 3 and Model Y.

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Tornado-ravaged Kentucky gets back online with Starlink

Residents and emergency responders in Kentucky were able to access the internet thanks to free Starlink kits from SpaceX.

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