Bengaluru — Tesla CEO Elon Musk has sought to play down a report identifying "big flaws" in its Model 3 sedan, admitting there is a braking issue with the vehicle but saying it will be fixed with a software update within days. Responding to a review by influential US magazine Consumer Reports, which stopped short of recommending the car, Musk said in a round of tweets late on Monday that the magazine’s tests — which used two separately sourced vehicles — had been of older versions of the car that had already been improved. The issue, which ate into gains for Tesla shares on Monday, come at a time when Tesla is dealing with reports of crashes involving its vehicles, and growing scepticism over its finances. Tesla stock, down about $100 since last September, gained about 1% on Tuesday, having finished almost 3% higher on Monday, helped by an easing of trade tensions with Chinam which may aid its plans to produce there. "With further refinement, we can improve braking distance beyond i...

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