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Automotive Disaster

Why Tesla cars catching fire is more FATAL than ICE cars catching fire

Most of us know by now that Tesla car’s Panasonic lithium-ion batteries are located right underneath the passenger compartment. FACTS What type of batteries do Tesla cars use? The batteries that Tesla has been using, sourced from Panasonic, for its Model S electric car are a lithium-ion battery with a cathode that is a combination of a lithium, nickel, cobalt, aluminum oxide. Why do lithium …

Automotive Disaster

Tesla Model X Fire

At 6:15 pm on August 25th, 2017 a man in his mid-30s driving a Tesla Model X lost control of his car and crashed into the garage of a single-family, single story home, taking out a load-bearing beam and starting a raging fire. Approximately 45 minutes to an hour after the initial knockdown and removal …