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Tesla Model 3 Catches Fire in China, Initial Investigation Reveals a Crash Damaged Underbody

E-News | 21/01/2021 11:10 AM | Click to read full article

As per a report, a Tesla Model 3 has exploded in an underground residential parking garage in Shanghai recently. An initial investigation by the US-based EV maker indicates the accident was caused by an impact on the underbody of the Model 3.

This is not the first time a Tesla has caught fire and more so in China itself. One such Model S caught fire in 2019.