Drive Tesla Download: Top Stories for September 19-26, 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 September 19-26, 2021.

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The FSD Button

The biggest story in the world of Tesla this week was the release of the Full Self-Driving (FSD) button, along with Safety Score beta. As expected, Canada was left out of the party.

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Model S Deliveries Begin in Canada

More than two months after they began in the US, deliveries of the refresh Model S kicked off in Canada this week. Multiple deliveries in BC, Alberta, and Ontario, with more to come.

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Tesla 4680 battery production lineTesla Hiring for 4680 Pilot Line

Showing signs of progress, Tesla has launched a significant hiring campaign for the pilot production line of their new 4680 battery cells in Fremont.

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Emergency Lights Detection at Night

In the 2021.24.12 software update, Model 3/Y can now detect and slow down for emergency vehicles that have their lights on. Was this in response to the NHTSA investigation?

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Megafactory Ground Breaking

Tesla broke ground on a new factory in Lathrop, California where the company will reportedly manufacture larger versions of their Megapacks.

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Tesla Mobile ServiceOutstanding Mobile Ranger Service

Our feel good story of the week comes from Parry Sound, Ontario where a Mobile Service Ranger went above and beyond the call of duty.

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