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Man Tests the Strength of the Cybertruck Windshield Glass by Jumping on It (Video)

A man tested the strength of his friend’s Tesla Cybertruck by jumping on the windshield. Though he eventually cracked it, it did not shatter. Read more here.

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U.S. Transportation Secretary Expresses Concern over VR Headsets

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on February 5 warned drivers to pay attention at all times when behind the wheel of an automobile after videos emerged of people wearing virtual reality (VR) headsets while driving. Buttigieg responded on X, formerly … Continue reading

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Cybertruck Windshield Wiper Cost a Lot to Replace

A Cybertruck windshield wiper replacement may cost as little as $165 for the entire arm and blade assembly or $75 for just the wiper blade itself. According to Tesla’s parts catalog, the whole windshield costs $1,900, and sidelites run $225 … Continue reading

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Cybertruck Sports Huge Floppy Windshield Wiper

The single massive windshield wiper blade on Tesla’s Cybertruck, the end of which is made from a floppy, rubber-like material, may not be composed of multiple standard-issue wiper blades after all. Read more here.

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Giant Windshield Could Lead to Gigantic Repair Bills

Tesla’s high-tech Cybertruck boasts many cool features, but the vehicle’s giant windshield, said to be the largest piece of glass in the auto industry, will cost a lot to replace. Also, the large windshield wiper doesn’t clear the whole windshield. … Continue reading

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Automaker Demonstrates ‘Tesla Armor Glass’

At the November 30 unveiling of its Cybertruck prototype, Tesla attempted to show the strength of its “Tesla Armor Glass,” which the automaker claims can resist an impact from a steel ball. Designer Franz von Holzhausenz hurled a steel ball … Continue reading

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Tesla Cybertruck Spotted After Crash Testing: Smashed Windows, Bent Roof

Getting back to this particular crashed Cybertruck, the video (and screenshots) show how the top of the roof bent after the impact, how the airbags deployed, and what windows and trim elements were affected. Read the article at InsideEvs.com

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Tesla Seeks to Patent Localized-Heat Method for Auto Glass Manufacturing

Tesla has filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a technique for making automotive glass that involves using localized heat to generate “aggressive” curves and folds. The company says its method allows the formation of … Continue reading

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Tesla Cybertruck Prototype Morphs Again, Shows Curved Windshield

Unlike the Ford F-150 Lightning, which is set for production in spring 2022, the Cybertruck is not headed to production anytime soon. There’s a chance that both GM with its Silverado EV and Ram with an EV truck could beat it … Continue reading

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