Current Tesla vehicles didn't have much competition, but things will change with Cybertruck as Elon Musk and Tesla will take on Detroit and a slew of EV truck startups.
Tesla and Volkswagen are friendly rivals, they are unlikely to become partners despite the camaraderie between Elon Musk and Herbert Diess. You can be friendly with someone without engaging.
Tesla Giga Berlin has a new site manager. The new boss of the Gigafactory Andre Thierig was previously responsible for the paint shop.