February 13, 2017Raj Rajkumar was quoted in US News on the Tesla Model 3 release date. According to the article, the Tesla Model 3—the first mass-produced, affordable all-electric vehicle—may not debut in 2017 as previously expected. Rajkumar agrees that production delays will likely push back the release date to 2018 or later. "With automation you add a lot more cameras, you add radars and such, so it does increase the complexity of the supply chain," says Rajkumar. Read more.