After this week’s call for earnings, Tesla representatives confirmed earlier reports that its commercial EV project, Semi, will be delayed until 2022. The company says the current global processor shortage and its own currently limited capacity to produce 4680-style new cell batteries have contributed to that decision.
On the plus side, Tesla’s executives have also confirmed that the development of the long-awaited Cyber Truck is continuing rapidly. Moreover, they explained that, after production fully grows for the Model Y in the new plants in Berlin and Texas, Tesla intends to launch production lines to start the semi-line. For the whole story, watch the video above, and for further reporting on all of Tesla’s things, follow Engadget!
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