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Tesla refunded customers who were overcharged up to $71,000 on new cars and gave them $200 to spend at its online store

Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO. Maja Hitij/Getty Images

  • Tesla customers charged twice for a car were refunded their money a week later, CNBC reported.

  • Tesla offered the customers $200 in credit to spend at the company’s online store.

  • The buyers were left with bills of up to $142,000 and were charged for overdraft fees.

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Tesla has refunded customers who were double-charged for new electric cars in mid-March, and has offered them $200 in credit at its online store, six people told CNBC on Wednesday.

Tesla refunded the extra money about a week

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Tesla Raises Prices of Model 3, Y Cars, 4th Price Change of 2021

  • Tesla lifted the prices of its Model 3 Standard Range Plus, Model 3 Long Range AWD, and Model Y Long Range AWD by $500.
  • It also raised the price of its Model 3 Performance by $1,000, to $56,990.
  • It’s the fourth price change of the year for Tesla vehicles.
  • See more stories on Insider’s business page.

Tesla can’t make up its mind on how much its electric vehicles should cost.

Electrek first reported Friday that Tesla had once again hiked up the US prices of its Model 3 and Model Y cars – marking its fourth price change in

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Tesla assures China the cameras in its cars are turned off

Tesla has averted its eyes in China.

The automaker has taken to social media to ensure customers in the country that the cameras installed in their cars are turned off.

All Teslas have eight external cameras that are primarily for their driver-assist features but can also record video, while the Model 3 and Model Y also have a camera installed near the rearview mirror that can monitor the cabin.

It was reported in March that Teslas had been banned from Chinese military complexes due to spying concerns.

“Even in the United States, car owners can freely choose whether to turn

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British Icon Caterham Cars Acquired By Japanese Automotive Group

With a storied history boasting origins that date back over 60 years, British iconic sports car manufacturer Caterham Cars has been acquired by Japanese automotive group VT Holdings, importer into Japan of the Caterham Seven since 2009.

The change in ownership replaces Malaysia-based AirAsia Group’s CEO Tony Fernandes and its executive chairman Kamarudin Meranun, and was effective from March 31.

In addition to being official importers of Caterham cars into Japan

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Tesla refunds customers who paid twice for their cars

The strange saga of several Tesla buyers who paid for their cars using a direct bank transfer only to find out later that they’d been charged twice, seems to be over. “Everyday Chris” posted on the Tesla forum that he eventually did get in contact with someone at Tesla, and received a refund for the $56,579 charge about five business days after the problem started.

CNBC has been in contact with several other new Tesla owners who had similar issues, and reports that they have received refunds as well. Tesla has not publicly commented on the issue, but sent

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Tesla refunded customers who were charged twice for their cars

The strange saga of several Tesla buyers who paid for their cars using a direct bank transfer only to find out later that they’d been charged twice, seems to be over. “Everyday Chris” posted on the Tesla forum that he eventually did get in contact with someone at Tesla, and received a refund for the $56,579 charge about five business days after the problem started.

CNBC has been in contact with several other new Tesla owners who had similar issues, and reports that they have received refunds as well. Tesla has not publicly commented on the issue, but sent

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