Tesla engineering head Doug Field steps down

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Monday Doug Field, senior vice president of engineering, is stepping down after five years with the electric carmaker.

FILE PHOTO: A Tesla Model 3 sedan, its first car aimed at the mass market, is displayed during its launch in Hawthorne, California, U.S. March 31, 2016. REUTERS/Joe White/File Photo

Earlier in the day, Tesla announced that it crossed its long-elusive target of making 5,000 Model 3 vehicles per week.

Reporting by Vibhuti Sharma in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel

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