However, CEO Elon Musk promised net profit in the second half of the year as production of the Model 3 ramps up.
During the same quarter a year-ago, Tesla saw its Q2 revenue hit $2.79 billion while posting a loss of $1.33 per share.
Tesla said it expects to increase Model 3 production to 6,000 per week this month, buoying expectations that the electric vehicle maker will meet its goal of profitability and positive cashflow in the next two quarters. He also said that production efficiencies should rise as more Model 3s are built, and he said that he expects to make to around 750,000 vehicles in calendar year 2020. Analysts polled by FactSet expected a $US2.88 loss per share.
"It's really kind of a mind-blowing leap forward", Mr Musk said on a call with financial analysts.
During the second quarter, Tesla laid off 9 percent of its workforce as it worked toward Musk's promise of making money. Its shares surged after the close of regular trading.
Tesla said its weekly production rate reached the 5,000 mark for the Model 3, plus a combined 2,000 for the Model S high-end sedan and the Model X SUV, for "multiple" weeks in July.
Tesla projected 2018 capital spending of slightly less than $2.5 billion, compared to $3.4 billion previous year. Other games could certainly be possible (we'd love to see Night Driver), and with Musk's shout-out to Atari in the tweet it would seem the long-time computer company is on-board with the fun.
Musk said it will cost the same amount as systems Tesla now puts in its cars, but will bring much more processing power.
During last month's quarterly conference call, Musk dismissed analysts that questioned the production of Model 3 cars.
Contrition pays off - just ask Elon Musk.
"We want to make super fun games that integrate the center touch screen, phone & vehicle irl", he wrote.
Beyond operating costs, Tesla has paired down an initial $3.4 billion capital expenditure estimate for the year to a slimmer $2.7 billion.
Tesla burned through less cash than expected and beat analysts' revenue projections, but posted a second-quarter loss larger than Wall Street anticipated. That's substantially less than the 2017 level of $3.4 billion.
Tesla'swebsite describes upcoming features - including the ability for a vehicle to change lanes without driver input, move from one freeway to another, and exit a freeway near the driver's destination - that are not available in Autopilot's current iteration.
But, while there was a spectacular sunrise, the eclipsed moon disappeared behind low cloud at the crucial moment in Christchurch. EarthSky .org has a map showing more exact locations, and TimeandDate.com has timings based on your location.
According to Hapag Lloyd Cruises , all of its cruise ships traveling in the region are obliged to have polar bear guards aboard. Critics on Twitter, including British comedian Ricky Gervais, blamed the attack on human intrusion into polar bear territories.
He has done well in the Bundesliga, so we're talking about a striker that's doing well in the last few years at worldwide level". The move comes mere hours after Newcastle announced the signing of Swiss global , Fabian Schär, from Deportivo La Coruña.
Norwood claims he meant to jump onto the hood of the oncoming vehicle and continue dancing before he lost his footing. The dance trend is basically someone dancing to Drake's single " In My Feelings " alongside a slow-moving vehicle .
The poll has been marred by long delays in counting and complaints of rigging by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party. In Pakistan, which is on the cusp of having only its second peaceful civilian transfer of power, that doesn't usually happen.
Ed Bledsoe told the Sacramento Bee that he spoke to the children on the phone as he raced in vain to return in time to save them. Bledsoe's husband, Ed, wasn't home when the fire struck, according to an online fundraiser created by another family member.
See a sampling of the Twitter reactions to Trump groceries comment below. "We have to make sure Rick Scott wins, and wins big". The AP noted that "it's unclear when the president last purchased groceries or anything else himself".
The other 31 people charged have either pleaded guilty or are Russians seen as unlikely to enter an American courtroom. Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for Trump, said no one facing trial should expect a pardon, but he did not rule one out.
The illegal drugs belonged to the powerful Urabeños, also called the Gulf clan, run by Dairo Antonio Úsuga also known as Otoniel . In a tweet , head of the national police force General Jorge Nieto said Sombra's work led to the capture of at least 245 people.
Kimberly A Wood/Cascadia Research The hybrid is in the front, with the melon-headed whale that researchers suspect is the mother. Baird continued to explain that the "morphological appearance" of the animal promoted researchers to get a biopsy sample.
The shark was valued at approximately $2,000. "He had had one of these in the past. obviously he likes those types of animals". Surveillance video shows one man reach into the pool, wrap the 1-year-old shark in a wet blanket and put her in a stroller .
The European Union has frequently appraised the Trump administration that it would be a happy moment to revitalize trade talks. Juncker said the European Union already imports 35 percent of its natural gas from US producers, but will work to buy more .
Trump's shutdown tweet catches GOP by surprise
The $5 billion is well above the $1.6 billion in the Senate version of a bill funding the Department of Homeland Security. The president's statements came as a surprise to congressional Republicans who thought they were all on the same page.
South Africa Overturns Diplomatic Immunity For Grace Mugabe
Ms Engels needed 14 stitches to her head after allegedly being set upon by Mrs Mugabe who was wielding an electrical extension... He said there were worldwide treaties that can be relied upon to ensure that Mugabe returns to South Africa to face charges.
AASU opens Control Room to help people find their names in NRC
The government said the draft was not meant to drive people out and those struck out of the list would have a chance to re-apply. National Register of Citizens (NRC) of Assam was first prepared in 1951, following the census that year. "It's a moral victory".
Zimbabwe's Mugabe emerges, rejects Mnangagwa in election
With 5.6 million registered voters, the results of the presidential, parliamentary and local elections are expected by Aug 4. Twenty-three candidates, 19 men and four women, are running for the presidency - all for the first time.