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The esults dismissed warnings from skeptics, who have suggested the aluminum panels are not strong enough to protect passengers.
The moves comes as Tesla Motors aims to make the electric car more affordable and boost its performance.
Nearly one out of every four vehicles in the U.S. was built before the year 2000, according to new data from IHS Automotive.