Musk Says Over-Reliance on Robotics Caused Model 3 Production Problems

Published by , April 16, 2018 1:38 pm

(DigitalTrends)  Elon Musk discussed the future of Tesla and the problems the manfucturer was having producing enough Model 3 vehicles to meet growing demand in his recent interview. One of the issues that Musk touched on was the company’s over-reliance on robotics, saying that they had slowed the company down.
Musk said in response to questions regarding whether or not the company’s use of robots delayed production. “We had this crazy, complex network of conveyor belts … And it was not working, so we got rid of that whole thing.” Musk followed up these statements on Twitter by admitting that “humans are underrated.”

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