• Here's what you find when you take apart a Tesla

    1 month ago - By Chron

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    For its latest episode, Business Insider's podcast 'Household Name' interviewed Rich Benoit, a Massachusetts man who buys salvaged Teslas and repairs them until their like new.
    He shared what you'll find if you look under the hood.
    In short: It's different every time.
    So you'd like to know what's inside a Tesla - inside the car that has made electric vehicles sexy and made the company's CEO, Elon Musk, a cult hero.
    There's one man in Massachusetts who can tell you. His name's Rich Benoit, and he buys salvaged Teslas and fixes them using parts from "donor cars."
    Benoit is completely...
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  • The one guy who has more to fear from Tesla than anyone else says he's not afraid at all

    The one guy who has more to fear from Tesla than anyone else says he's not afraid at all

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla has mandated that it alone can fix its cars, but one Massachusetts man doesn't care about that.
    He buys salvaged Teslas and fixes them on his YouTube show, Rich Rebuilds.
    Business Insider interviewed him about why he's not afraid of the company going after him for our podcast ' Household Name .'
    Only Tesla can fix a broken Tesla. But Rich Benoit does not care about that.
    From his home in Massachusetts he fixes any Tesla "donor car" he can buy and switches bad parts for good ones. He does this even if the car has been flooded with water , even if it's mangled from an accident, even if...
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