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What's Driving the Tesla Narrative in US Media

October 1, 2021LeAnne Gault

Don't see how narratives can affect your business or investments? Let's check out what narratives about Tesla are being amplified by the US media.

The Tesla narrative has been amplified by 69 media sources of United States Media across 90 unique narratives in the last 3 days. CNBC is the leading amplifier of this narrative. The most active trends associated with the Tesla narrative are location datamr. xucompany response, and elon musk.


  • Tesla's "full self-driving" is a far cry from the company's ambitious claims. The technology requires drivers to remain vigilant and drivers have had to intervene to prevent their cars from crashing into things
  • Tesla seeking waiver from COVID-19 rules on mass gatherings to host up to 9,000 people at a Giga-Fest to showcase its plans. The electric-vehicle maker began construction in Grunheide in December 2019 but is still awaiting final approval for its site. Tesla must also prove it will not release toxic substances into the groundwater
  • The investigation covers 765,000 Teslas sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. Of the crashes identified, 17 people were injured and one was killed

Every hour, the Kudzu US Media Module analyzes website feeds, Twitter accounts, and YouTube channels of major U.S. media outlets, their editors, and reporters to provide analytical insights on key trends and narrative frameworks.

Get the full Kudzu Narrative Intelligence Report here.

Learn more about customizable Kudzu Narrative Intelligence Reports here.

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