Battery tender maintainers are getting more aggressive in the search for the next battery.
The batteries used by the new Tesla Model 3 are being sold through the U.S. manufacturer’s own online platform, according to a Tesla spokeswoman.
The company is using the platform to sell batteries directly to customers.
That could make it harder for battery maintainers to find new batteries to work with and to help them with maintenance.
In addition, new Tesla battery suppliers are coming on stream, including Panasonic, and the batteries are being shipped to the U