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The Tesla Semi-Truck Is Getting Put To Work

Thes photos of a prototype Tesla semi-truck, posted on Facebook by a California Highway Patrol office, making the rounds today have got me more fired up than an...

The Tesla Semi-Truck Is Getting Put To Work

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Tesla reportedly blocks access to social network for work complaints Tesla is known to be sensitive about leaks, but that might have serious consequences for employees who just want to discuss workplace problems. Blind, an anonymous social network for work complaints, told Verdict that Tesla appears to be blocking st...
21:26, 06/04/2019

  In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
18:00, 05/12/2019

In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
04:13, 05/12/2019

Control a fake Tesla while charging your real Tesla It's easy to get caught up in the drama of Tesla. The weirdness runs the gamut from Robo-taxis, to CEO Elon Musk's bizarre tweets, vehicle demand, manufacturing tents, and investor events. But if we step back for a moment, it's worth r...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Survivors, advocates upset over Teen Vogue’s ‘sex work is real work’ op-ed Sex trade survivors and anti-trafficking advocates are furious over a new Teen Vogue column that argues selling sex is a legitimate job and should be decriminalized — saying it glorifies the trade and ignores its many victims. Dr. Tlaleng Mofok...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
08:39, 08/17/2019

We’ll work with cities, even when provinces won’t work with Ottawa: Trudeau He says his government has a plan to deal with climate change and that politicians of all stripes mustn't close their eyes to what is happening around them....
22:00, 05/31/2019

BMW's New CEO Has to Catch Up to Tesla BMW’s search for a new CEO, a lawsuit alleging that Wells Fargo is denying auto loans to DACA recipients, tariffs in the RV industry, tariffs at Volvo, and the big reason why the mid-engine Corvette arrives tonight. All of this and more in The Mornin...
17:26, 07/18/2019

Why Tesla is such a battleground stock Elon Musk's Tesla is a classic battleground stock involving Wall Street hedge fund shorts; long-term investors; traditional industries like autos and oil ripe for disruption; and opposing political views about climate change and the future....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Here Are the Details About Tesla's New Insurance Elon Musk’s ideas for offering Tesla insurance, more on the U.S.-China tariffs, slowing Chevrolet Corvette sales as buyers await the upcoming car, suppliers’ preparation for General Motors’ plant closure, and BMW’s first-quarter losses. All of this...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Comment of the Day: We Have a Better Name for the Tesla Truck Today we saw a moment of innovation, the likes of which had not been seen since some BMW engineers chopped up an M3 into a pickup, or maybe since people in the ‘70s put Rolls-Royce grilles on their Volkswagen Bugs. We got a Tesla pickup truck! There ...
02:52, 06/19/2019

Tesla's Big Quarter Won't Be Cause for Celebration The next catalyst for the electric-car pioneer will be its second-quarter vehicle-deliveries report this week. Even a strong number won’t put concerns about demand for its cars to rest though....
23:00, 06/29/2019

|Tesla’ssurprise$6410pricecutsparksarantfromonedevotee Soon after Tesla cleaved the cost of the Model 3, an owner on one of the company’s online forums started a thread with a tongue-in-cheek initial post: “Let the whining begin!”...
06:26, 07/20/2019

|Tesla'skeyinventoryfiguretops$2bnforthefirsttime The value of Tesla’s finished goods inventory, which includes vehicles available for sale, exceeded $2bn for the first time as the Model 3 sedan began overseas deliveries....
18:00, 04/30/2019

Here's why Tesla doesn't want a new Model S Asked about a next-gen Model X, Elon Musk poured some cold water on rumors of both a next-gen Model S and Model X, a month after two mysterious sedans with slightly different headlights were spotted testing in the LA area....
19:13, 07/11/2019

Tesla Model 3 on sale in the UK from £38,900 Tesla's compact saloon now available to order online, with first deliveries scheduled for June The Tesla Model 3 saloon is now available to order in the UK. The company's most mainstream EV to date will see right-hand-drive deliveries from June, wit...
18:13, 05/01/2019

'Cuphead' will be available to play in Tesla cars Do you feel the Atari titles in Tesla cars are a little too easy for your parking lot gaming sessions? You're about to get something much harder. Elon Musk has revealed to IGN's Ryan McCaffrey that Studio MDHR's retro-styled, legendari...
01:52, 06/03/2019

Tesla loses its VP of production: Electrek Tesla Inc's vice president of production in charge of all vehicle manufacturing at Fremont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, is not at the automaker anymore, news website Electrek reported on Wednesday, citing a source familiar with the matter....
15:26, 06/26/2019

Tesla finally did something about its convoluted lineup Tesla’s product line has become a bit convoluted in recent months, which is somewhat odd given that the company only sells three types of vehicles. For reasons that are difficult to explain, Tesla in 2019 made a habit of tweaking its pricing an...
04:52, 07/17/2019

Hot Audi E-tron 'S' to take aim at Tesla Model X Audi has begun testing a performance version of its electric SUV with faster acceleration and a retuned chassis Audi has begun testing a performance version its E-tron electric SUV at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. The four-wheel-drive model, which I...
17:00, 05/30/2019

Tesla gains EV share in California Electric vehicles are poised to top 100,000 registrations in California this year as their share of the state’s light-vehicle market rose to 5.6 percent through June compared with 4.7 percent for all of 2018....
07:26, 08/16/2019

Tesla Seeks to Raise More Money Tesla increased the amount it could raise by $400 million a day after the company saw the market react positively to its plans to sell new stock and bonds....
18:00, 05/03/2019

Tesla Serious About a Record Quarter, Not Serious About a Submarine Car Tesla has "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level", Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday....
20:52, 06/12/2019

Tesla’s next big feature is… a port of Cuphead? Enlarge / Access to playable scenes like this are why I bought a Tesla and not a PS4. (credit: Studio MDHR) After March's announcement that the hard-as-nails, retro-stylized platformer Cuphead was coming to the Nintendo Switch, we wondered what pla...
23:13, 06/03/2019

Tesla is serious about a possible record quarter, not so serious about a submarine car Tesla Inc has "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level", Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, soothing concerns about weak demand for the electric car maker's sedans....
07:13, 06/12/2019

Apple hires another Tesla engineer Steve MacManus, who previously worked at Jaguar Land Rover, Bentley and Aston Martin, is at least the third Tesla engineer to join the tech giant in the last year....
14:13, 07/23/2019

Tesla's Model 3 finally goes on sale in the UK It's been a long road, but the right-hand drive Tesla Model 3 has at last gone on sale in the UK. Elon Musk previously teased a May launch date for the most "affordable" car in Tesla's range, after a rocky start to deliveries in Europe....
14:39, 05/01/2019

Electric dreams? What you need to know about Tesla's Model 3 The electric car will be available in the UK soon. We look at costs and how it compares with rivalsLaunched with the intention of being Tesla’s first mass-market electric car, the new Model 3 is smaller and simpler than the other vehicles in the Cali...
18:39, 05/18/2019

Tesla's dashboard Sketchpad is getting an upgrade Aside from the many games that are available on Tesla dashboards, drivers have enjoyed plenty of other easter eggs over the years. Since it arrived two years ago, in-the-know Tesla owners have used the infotainment system's Sketchpad to doodle o...
08:00, 06/29/2019

Tesla CTO and co-founder JB Straubel will step down During Tesla's earnings call today, the company announced that one of its longest-tenured executives -- outside of CEO Elon Musk -- is leaving the company. CTO JB Straubel is credited with helping to create the company's battery technology,...
07:39, 07/25/2019

Tesla Is Making a Ton of Money Off of Everyone Else and You Didn't Even Know It How gas-powered car purchases help keep Tesla going, Toyota’s warnings about the Trump administration’s proposed Mexican tariffs, more tariff news, the latest on the Fiat Chrysler-Renault relationship, and new electric-vehicle partnerships. All this ...
17:00, 06/05/2019

Tesla’s Superchargers: The company's killer app Telsa wants to be Ford and Chevron. The company wants to build the cars and supply the fuel. In this case, that fuel is electricity and the delivery system is the company's robust Supercharger network. CEO and tweet-machine Elon Musk routinely t...
17:00, 06/19/2019

Musk says Tesla's pickup will cost under $50,000 Tesla's soon-to-be-unveiled pickup truck will have a starting price of less than $50,000, it will be a better truck than a Ford F-150 and it will outperform a Porsche 911, according to CEO Elon Musk....
08:39, 06/04/2019

T. Rowe Sells Most of Its Tesla Shares T. Rowe Price Associates sold roughly 81% of its shares in Tesla over the first three months of 2019. For years, it had been one of the electric-car maker’s biggest investors....
10:52, 05/16/2019

Tesla prepares to boost production An internal Tesla email said the company "hit new records in all production lines for output and efficiency" in the most recent quarter and that "quality is also reaching record highs."...
16:39, 07/10/2019

First Tesla Model 3 UK deliveries take place News 20 Jun, 2019 Tesla dealers across the UK start handing right-hand drive Model 3s over to customers, some of whom have been waiting three years...
21:13, 06/20/2019

You'll Soon Be Able to Stream Netflix and YouTube in Your Tesla When I get in my car, there are plenty of things I aim to do: set up the GPS, hook up some tunes, quadruple-check that I haven�’t forgotten my wallet again, etc. I can’t say that I’m really itching to catch up on all the Netflix shows I’ve been missi...
11:52, 07/30/2019

Tesla May Be Especially Burned By the U.S.-China Trade War Tesla’s China strategy may be thrown into disarray by the trade war, Uber’s stock continues to plunge, questions about the electric vehicle supply chains in the U.S., all that and more for The Morning Shift of Tuesday, May 14, 2019....
21:26, 05/14/2019

Want your Tesla painted black? That'll be an extra $1,000, please A new Tesla isn't cheap, even if you opt for baseline option, but until now it's been possible to ease the strain on your wallet by opting for a black paint job rather than the flashier silver or blue options. That's about to change th...
13:00, 06/20/2019

Tesla rolls out fix for Dog Mode overheating bug You don't have to worry about Rover roasting due to that Dog Mode bug. The company has confirmed to Engadget that it's rolling out a fix for a flaw that disabled the automatic temperature regulation if you manually set the fan. You can le...
23:26, 08/02/2019

Tesla Reports Another Quarterly Loss Tesla reported a second-quarter loss that fell far below Wall Street’s expectations even as the electric-car maker stuck to a closely watched commitment to boost vehicle sales at least 47% this year. Shares dropped in after-hours trading....
00:26, 07/25/2019

Thieves are not really interested in stealing your Tesla Driving a Tesla might be the closest thing we have to driving a car from the future… But turns out, thieves are not really into them, or electric cars in general.       ...
15:26, 08/03/2019

Tesla set to report second-quarter earnings after the bell Tesla is set to report second quarter earnings after the bell. Analysts expect revenue of $6.41 billion, losses per share of 40 cents, according to Refinitiv....
22:00, 07/24/2019

Wall Street Is Losing Faith in Tesla As Tesla’s shares drop, once-bullish analysts and investors are souring on Elon Musk’s company, potentially cutting it off from the capital it needs to survive....
00:26, 05/22/2019

'Fallout Shelter' is coming to Tesla cars Elon Musk showed up on stage at E3 Thursday alongside Bethesda Studios executive producer Todd Howard to announce Fallout Shelter will be coming to Tesla vehicles. The wildly popular game is already available on just about every other system imaginab...
00:52, 06/14/2019

Tesla's bullish analysts turn bearish A selloff of Tesla shares has been sparked by slowing deliveries and a chaotic shift in retailing strategy early this year has accelerated this month, with several analysts sounding alarms about petering demand....
21:13, 05/21/2019

CORRECTED-Tesla offering priced at $243 per share Tesla Inc said on Friday its offering of 3.1 million shares was priced at $243 per share and Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk will buy shares worth up to $25 million....
15:26, 05/03/2019

Tesla to update battery software following car fires Tesla Inc will update its battery software after two recent fires involving its Model S electric vehicles (EV) in Shanghai and Hong Kong, the U.S. automaker said on Thursday, adding that investigations into the incidents are ongoing....
06:52, 05/16/2019

Tesla Shares Surge on Fundraising Push The car maker’s stock surged 4.6% after Tesla said it would raise as much as $2.3 billion by selling shares and bonds that may convert to shares—the latest surprising Wall Street reaction to the company’s tribulations....
01:13, 05/03/2019

Tesla seeks to raise up to $2.3bn as losses stack up Tesla is seeking to raise up to $2.3bn (£1.8bn) after chief executive Elon Musk hinted it may have to go to the capital markets to aid its future plans....
23:39, 05/02/2019

Tesla shares jump 7% on record car deliveries Tesla set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars.Read More...
13:13, 07/03/2019

Tesla cuts the price of the Models S and Model X Tesla Tesla has lowered the US base prices of its two most expensive models, the Model S sedan and Model X SUV. The electric carmaker's price cuts come amid a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles. Tesla wouldn't say if sl...
06:39, 05/22/2019

AC/DC: It’s Tesla duking it out with Edison in The Current War trailer Benedict Cumberbatch and Nicholas Hoult play arch-rivals Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla, respectively, locked in a race to electrify the world in The Current War. In The Current War, brilliant inventors and arch-rivals Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumbe...
19:26, 06/27/2019

Competitors gearing up to challenge Tesla’s dominance The automaker, facing a raft of financial and safety issues just as a flood of competitors are hitting the market, could soon find its dominance of the nascent electric vehicle industry in jeopardy....
08:00, 06/14/2019

Tesla Looks to Raise as Much as $2.3 Billion in Debt and Equity Tesla is looking to raise as much as $2.3 billion through a bond sale and public offering of its shares, after a worse-than-expected quarter heightened concerns about the company’s cash on hand....
16:26, 05/02/2019

Tesla is quietly developing its own EV battery cells Tesla has powered its electric cars using Panasonic's battery cells for years, but it may ready for a greater degree of independence going forward. Employees talking to CNBC claim that Tesla is developing its own "advanced" lithium-ion battery ...
04:39, 06/27/2019

Tesla will add Netflix and YouTube streaming to its cars Never mind playing games in your Tesla -- for many, the dream has been to catch up on shows while charging or waiting for a passenger. And that vision might soon come true. Elon Musk has revealed that Tesla's cars will "soon" offer Netflix and...
16:26, 07/28/2019

There's plenty of parking for a Tesla on Mars Romanian artist Andrei Lacasu's 'Life on Mars' series shows a dusty Tesla Roadster parked on top of a Martian cliff.       ...
16:39, 07/31/2019

PG&E Braces for Power Cuts; Tesla, Others See an Opening Companies that provide home batteries and other power products are targeting customers in Northern California as PG&E prepares to pre-emptively turn off power in parts of the state to limit wildfire risks....
18:39, 07/15/2019

Tesla working on a fix for dangerous Dog Mode flaw Tesla is working to fix an issue with its Dog Mode that could put our pets at risk, says CEO Elon Musk. According to one user, setting the car's fan speed manually stops the EV from regulating the temperature for your furry companion....
17:52, 08/01/2019

Tesla delivered a record 95,000 cars this spring Tesla didn't have the greatest start to 2019, but it's looking rosier toward the middle of the year. The company set records for both production and deliveries in the second quarter, having made 87,048 electric cars and delivered 95,200 of...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Elon Musk Says the Tesla Pickup Has to Start at Less Than $50,000 Elon Musk recently sat down for the Ride the Lightning: Unofficial Tesla Podcast and touched on details for the upcoming Tesla Model Y, Tesla Roadster, and the Tesla Pickup, surprisingly revealing the truck will have to start at less than $50,000....
08:26, 06/04/2019

'Tesla needs to cement its place as THE electric car maker' Opinion 8 May, 2019 Tesla needs to prove that it is the definitive electric car maker and stay ahead of its mainstream rivals, says John McIlroy...
15:39, 05/08/2019

Tesla co-founder leaves CTO job after $30M in share sales Since the beginning of this year, Tesla has lost its chief financial officer, general counsel and vice president of production, among other senior executives....
17:52, 07/25/2019

Here's a Good Perspective on the Tesla Model 3 as a Fun Performance Car Tesla Model 3 owner and autocross racer Dean Rhodes told Grassroots Motorsports that he was tired of hearing that electric cars can’t withstand hard driving. So, he stepped up and started racing with an EV. His experience provides some interesting pe...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Tesla slashes solar panel prices With discussions about climate change and climate legislation at the forefront of many minds across the United States, Tesla has announced plans to cut the price of its solar panels to 16% below market average....
08:26, 05/17/2019

Tesla, Facing Setbacks and Skeptics, Tries to Get Back on Course Elon Musk’s electric-car company began the year with high expectations. But it has confronted a series of problems and a loss of investor confidence....
01:26, 06/11/2019

Man buys Tesla with money he made with Alexa's help When Nick Schwab isn't at his day job, working as a software engineer at Ford, he's building voice apps for Amazon's Alexa voice assistant. It's a part-time gig that's proved quite lucrative....
16:52, 05/07/2019

Tesla's Ramping Up Production But Being Careful About Promises Tesla may be learning how to not shoot itself in the foot, Aston Martin really needs the DBX crossover to work out, Volvo’s autonomous trucks are starting to generate revenue, and China car sales continue to slip. All that and more in the Morning Shi...
00:39, 07/11/2019

Tesla's first V3 Supercharging stations are open to the public Tesla's V3 Supercharging stations are finally available to everyone. Well, everyone that owns a Tesla and wants to cruise on down the company's Fremont, California factory....
23:39, 06/07/2019

Tesla to make Model Y SUV at its California factory Tesla Inc will make the Model Y electric sport utility vehicle at its factory in Fremont, California to hit production volumes quickly, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a podcast interview posted on Sunday....
19:00, 06/02/2019

Tesla stands by safety claims despite U.S. probes Tesla, led by Elon Musk, has said the Model 3 "was engineered to be the safest car ever built" with the lowest probability of injury of all vehicles ever tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration....
18:00, 08/08/2019

Here's Why Viral Videos About Tesla Autopilot Are So Dangerous Earlier this week, a video of a Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot going down the highway at night with nobody in the driver’s seat went viral, which not only put the passengers in the Tesla and everyone in the cars around it in danger, but also now poses a ...
20:00, 06/07/2019

Tesla Loses Money but Stresses Growth Tesla reported a second-quarter loss that fell far below Wall Street’s expectations even as the electric-car maker stuck to a closely watched commitment to boost vehicle sales at least 47% this year. Shares dropped in after-hours trading....
06:26, 07/25/2019

Tesla adjusts Autopilot to comply with new EU regulations Tesla will push an updated Autopilot in Europe that scales back on a couple of functions in order to comply with new regulations. The changes will require faster lane changes and limit how far you can turn the steering wheel on Autosteer. Electrek re...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Tesla warns employees against leaking info Tesla has a rough history with leakers, and it's apparently eager to remind employees of that fact. CNBC said it had obtained an email from Tesla's security team (yes, the irony is thick) warning staff against leaking sensitive information....
03:39, 05/06/2019

At $29,900, Could This 2013 Model S 85 Mean It’s Finally Time to Buy a Tesla? The promised $35K Tesla Model 3 finally arrived a couple of months ago, but with a lot of compromises to meet that price. With a few miles under its belt, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Model S comes in almost six grand cheaper than even that. Let’...
20:00, 06/07/2019

Tesla's still bleeding money and now its stock is dropping too Even after delivering a record number of cars in its second quarter, Tesla is still bleeding money. Tesla said Wednesday that it lost $408 million during the three months ending in June, far worse than Wall Street had expected. Shares of Tesla fell m...
08:52, 07/25/2019

Tesla closes $2.7 billion capital raise Tesla said on Wednesday it closed its $2.7 billion offering of stock and convertible notes and that it was oversubscribed, giving the electric car maker much-needed cash as it ramps up production. The electric car maker sold about $860 million in sha...
02:52, 05/09/2019

2019 Audi e-tron: Still Chasing Tesla There’s a lot to love about the Audi e-tron, the German brand’s first electric crossover. But with less range and slower charging than its competitors, along with a weighty battery, it still falls short, says Dan Neil....
20:00, 05/24/2019

Tesla's mystery test car may be a Model S refresh For the most part, Tesla's Model S has maintained a familiar look since it was introduced in 2012 -- the largest external change was the elimination of the fake grille back in 2016. There might be a refresh looming on the horizon, however. A dri...
12:13, 06/16/2019

Tesla says may seek new funding; shares up after SEC agreement Tesla Inc said on Monday it could seek alternative sources of financing, days after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk reached a deal with U.S. securities regulators to settle a dispute over his Twitter use, removing an overhang on the stock....
21:26, 04/29/2019

Tesla says may seek alternative financing sources Wall Street has been looking for more details after CEO Elon Musk suggested last week that a capital raise for Tesla could be imminent as the electric vehicle maker posted a $700 million loss for the first quarter....
18:00, 04/29/2019

Tesla’s next-gen Supercharger can add 75 miles of range in just 5 minutes One of the more prescient and impactful decisions Tesla made early on was to roll out a network of Supercharger stations at strategic locations across the United States and in other countries where the company had a significant presence. Indeed, Tesl...
10:00, 07/21/2019

Tesla Shares Fall Over a Cliff: But Who's Behind the Wheel? In early February Tesla shares were near $320: some forecasts called for "$400 and beyond." Now see why Elliott wave analysis (correctly) saw trouble ahead for the auto titan....
23:26, 06/20/2019

Tesla explodes after crash on Russian highway A Tesla vehicle involved in a collision burst into flames and exploded on a highway near Moscow last night, local media reported. The occupants were slightly injured, but the car is toast. The model of the car is not clear from reporting, but seems t...
13:27, 08/12/2019

Tesla Needs To Step Up Its Service Game, Especially In Germany Tesla needs to step up its service game in Germany, India is leading the charge on battery-swapping, and BMW’s new CEO wants to beat Mercedes. All that and more for The Morning Shift for Friday, August 16, 2019....
00:39, 08/17/2019

New Tesla Model 3 prices lowered across the range News 17 Jul, 2019 The American EV manufacturer has shuffled the Model 3 range again, lowering prices and reintroducing the Long Range variant...
16:26, 07/17/2019

Tesla’s upgraded Autopilot likened to ‘kid behind the wheel’ Consumer Reports said Tesla’s latest upgrade to its Autopilot system took it on a wild ride — claiming the electric-car maker’s software drives like “a kid behind the wheel.” The product-review bible said Wednesday that the Navigate function on Tesla...
04:00, 05/23/2019

Investors Helped Build Tesla. They Could Undo It, Too. Producing a mass-market car takes cash, which is harder to find when sentiment turns and the stock falls, as it did sharply this week. Elon Musk’s company burned through $900 million in the first quarter. It says it expects to stop consuming cash soo...
21:39, 05/24/2019

Tesla owner’s implant turned her arm into a car key, which is so 2019 Tesla’s Model 3 wasn’t exactly lacking for options to unlock and start the car, since you could use the Tesla smartphone app, a keycard, or key fob to do so. Nevertheless, a software engineer who goes by the name of “Amie DD” ...
03:52, 08/13/2019

Tesla races to boost service in Germany Subpar service could be a barrier to Tesla making a bigger impact in Germany, where exacting owners value painstaking vehicle care. Tesla is poised to double the number of service centers in the country to 17. ...
23:26, 08/16/2019

Tesla is cutting the price of its top-selling Model 3 Tesla is cutting the price of the Model 3, as it aims to make its best-selling product more affordable, and is discontinuing other vehicles.       ...
16:52, 07/17/2019

Beneath Tesla’s delusional PR, there is a visionary car company Elon Musk makes it easy to dismiss his grandiose — unhinged, even — descriptions of his product plans. But if we look past the hyperbole, we see a serious threat for legacy automakers who don’t know and love software. “I feel very confident predictin...
15:52, 05/29/2019

Mod turns your Tesla into a rolling surveillance system The Sentry Mode on Tesla cars has been helpful for catching thieves, but one security researcher wants to illustrate the advantages and pitfalls of taking that camera system to its logical conclusion. Tevora's Truman Kain has developed a Survei...
12:26, 08/11/2019

UAW calls strike against supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla The UAW said it launched the strike at Faurecia's plant in Saline, Mich., at 12:05 a.m. EDT, but negotiations were continuing into the early hours. The plant, which employs 1,900 UAW members, supplies interior parts to FCA, Ford and Tesla, the UAW sa...
10:00, 06/21/2019

You Now Get Free Unlimited Supercharging With Your New Tesla Model S Or X (Again) One of the big early selling points of the Tesla Model S was free, unlimited access to Tesla’s Supercharging network. After being limited to referrals before being axed entirely, free lifetime Supercharging is back for all new Tesla Model S and Model...
03:26, 08/05/2019

Some Tesla stations now limit Supercharging to 80 percent Tesla has started putting a limit on some Supercharger stations in an effort to reduce wait times. In an employee memo seen by Electrek, the automaker said it has released a feature that will limit customers' State of Charge to 80 percent, givin...
15:26, 05/25/2019

Tesla Model 3 Performance 2019 UK review Much ballyhooed ‘affordable’ electric saloon will be in showrooms later this year, making the question of its suitability for Britain’s awful roads look all the more urgent. We take it to some favourite ‘ride’ roads to discover the truth There can’...
18:13, 05/01/2019

Elon Musk Says Tesla Needs Financial Micromanagement or It Will Go Broke If you look at the news coming out of Tesla over the last year or so, it’s obvious that the company is desperately trying to find ways to decrease operating costs. Whether it’s by closing down dealerships, publicly dismissing LIDAR because it’s too e...
04:00, 05/19/2019

Tesla Careens From Growth Story to Demand Slowdown Tesla spent years figuring out how to make enough Model 3 compact sedans to satisfy early customer demand. Now, the electric-vehicle maker is facing questions about how much consumer interest is still there....
01:13, 06/04/2019

Tesla scrutinized by U.S. agency over Model 3 safety claims NHTSA lawyers took issue with an Oct. 7 Tesla blog post that said the Model 3 had achieved the lowest probability of injury of any vehicle the agency ever tested....
16:52, 08/07/2019

Five things to watch for at Tesla’s annual shareholders meeting Tesla's annual shareholder gathering is typically a ritualized affair where Elon Musk talks about his bold vision for the future, but there’s also corporate governance business to attend to....
15:52, 06/11/2019

Tesla's Autopilot Was Engaged During Another Fatal Crash: Report Back in March, a Tesla Model 3 crashed into a semi-truck turning onto a Florida highway, killing the driver. After a preliminary investigation, the National Transportation Safety Board has concluded Autopilot, Tesla’s semi-autonomous driving technolo...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Tesla to Investigate Car That Appeared to Burst Into Flames in Shanghai The fire, involving a Tesla sedan in a parking garage, left no one injured, the fire department said. The automaker said it had dispatched a team “at once.”...
17:00, 04/28/2019

Ford to Invest $500 Million in Rivian, a Tesla Rival Rivian is developing a pickup and an S.U.V. on a chassis that Ford plans to use for models of its own. Two months ago, Amazon led a $700 million investment....
17:00, 04/28/2019

Tesla Posts Big Quarterly Loss as Its Electric-Car Sales Lag The $702 million loss exceeded expectations, but the company reaffirmed its guidance on the year’s deliveries. It said it was open to raising capital....
17:00, 04/28/2019

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric-truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable oftowing more than 1 million pounds....
19:00, 07/23/2019

Tesla Model 3 Is Norway's Top Selling EV In June 2019 In total, 48.4% of all new cars sold from January to June were electric, surpassing the 31.2% seen for the full year 2018, and making oil-producing Norway the global leader in per-capita electric car......
07:00, 07/02/2019

Tesla Produced 900 Model 3 Cars Per Day This Week- Musk Tesla Inc has on an average produced 900 Model 3 cars per day this week, bringing the company closer to its target of making 7,000 cars per week, according to an email from Chief Executive Officer......
13:13, 05/24/2019

Jaguar woos Tesla owners with $3,000 I-Pace EV discount In a bid to kick start sales of its I-Pace luxury electric vehicle (EV), Jaguar has set its sights at an unlikely target: current Tesla owners. The automaker confirmed to Engadget that it's offering a select group of Tesla owners $3,000 off the ...
18:39, 08/14/2019

Elon Musk says Tesla has designed a submarine car like the one in 'The Spy Who Loved Me' Tesla CEO Elon Musk delighted shareholders on Tuesday by revealing the company has designed a submarine car like the one from the James Bond movie, 'The Spy Who Loved Me.'...
04:52, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 2-Tesla says may seek new funding; shares up after SEC agreement Tesla Inc said on Monday it could seek alternative sources of financing, days after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk reached a deal with U.S. securities regulators to settle a dispute over his Twitter use, removing an overhang on the stock....
21:26, 04/29/2019

UPDATE 3-Tesla says may seek new funding; shares up after SEC agreement Tesla Inc said on Monday it could seek alternative sources of financing, days after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk reached a deal with U.S. securities regulators to settle a dispute over his Twitter use, removing an overhang on the stock....
21:52, 04/29/2019

Tesla Shareholders Reject Corporate-Governance Measures Tesla failed to pass corporate governance changes at the electric-car maker that its directors had proposed to give stockholders a greater voice in company matters....
08:00, 06/12/2019

Jamming A Tesla Drivetrain Into Your Favorite Sports Car Isn't As Easy As You Think If you want to get a car sideways, it helps to have a lot of torque on the rear wheels. Considering how long some high performance electric vehicles have been around, it’s no wonder that somebody would go and try to take something like a Nissan 350Z ...
08:39, 08/16/2019

Tesla to offer unlimited supercharger access to new customers News 5 Aug, 2019 Tesla has announced it will give all new Model S and Model X customers unlimited complimentary access to its supercharger network...
14:13, 08/05/2019

New Tesla driver experience: From an unattainable dream to $30,000 moneymaker? Initially a luxury buyer's experience, driving a Tesla can come with a sticker price comparable to a higher-end Honda Civic and now income potential.        ...
14:47, 04/28/2019

GM, FCA unmasked as source of Tesla's cash from emissions credits GM and FCA disclosed to the state of Delaware earlier this year that they reached agreements to buy federal greenhouse gas credits from Tesla. While the filings are light on detail, they haven’t been reported on previously. ...
22:52, 06/03/2019

Drivers may overestimate Tesla Autopilot because of its name, study suggests Tesla's Autopilot system might have a catchy name, but it may send the wrong message to drivers, according to a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. A survey the non-profit organization conducted revealed that a lot of people don...
16:00, 06/21/2019

Cuphead, one of the toughest games ever, will soon be playable on Tesla dashboards One of the defining features of Tesla's cars is their huge dashboard screens, and now the company is adding a new game to those vast displays to keep you occupied while you're hanging around in the parking lot.According to CEO Elon Musk, th...
12:52, 06/03/2019

Consumer groups call for FTC investigation into Tesla's Autopilot The Center for Auto Safety accused Tesla of "making their owners believe that a Tesla with ‘Autopilot' is an autonomous vehicle capable of self-driving."...
06:39, 07/26/2019

Tesla is raising the price of its 'full self-driving' package by $1,000 A couple of months after Tesla started selling the "full self-driving" option again, Elon Musk warned interested customers that its price will "increase substantially over time." The first price hike happened on May 1st, adding $1,000 to the $5,000 -...
11:00, 07/17/2019

Musk: Tesla pickup to start under $50,000, 'be a better truck' than Ford F-150 Tesla's CEO says the EV maker's planned pickup will feature a "sci-fi" design, "be a better sports car than a standard 911" and won't look like traditional counterparts from the Detroit 3....
04:00, 06/05/2019

Another Tesla may have spontaneously caught fire in Hong Kong Whether you’re a fan of Tesla or convinced that the company is destined to fail spectacularly, it’s impossible to deny that Tesla manufactures some of the safest cars the automotive world has ever seen. With that said, it’s a bit pe...
01:26, 05/14/2019

Some Tesla Supercharger Stations To Limit Charging To 80 Per Cent Electric vehicle-maker Tesla is updating some of its supercharger stations to limit the top state of charge (SoC) to 80 per cent at busy stations to reduce wait times. "The limit will be enforced at 8......
17:13, 05/26/2019

Tesla: N.Y. solar factory to make EV chargers, other products Tesla's Buffalo, N.Y., solar plant will become the "manufacturing home" for EV Supercharger cabinets and other energy storage products. The company disclosed the move in an annual report to New York state, which heavily subsidized the factory....
03:39, 05/16/2019

Tesla says solar factory will now make EV chargers and other products Tesla Inc said on Wednesday its solar factory in Buffalo, New York, would become the "manufacturing home" for its electric vehicle Supercharger cabinets and other energy storage products as it seeks to meet employment targets tied to state subsidies ...
00:26, 05/16/2019

Tesla's Megapack is a battery built for the electrical grid Tesla's utility-sized energy storage has become a practical reality. The tech company has introduced the Megapack, a container-sized battery meant for "large-scale" storage that could help quickly deploy renewable energy and even replace conven...
01:00, 07/30/2019

Tesla proved it can hit production targets. Now investors want to see profits The company's second-quarter production and delivery numbers, released late Tuesday, eased investors' concerns about demand for its electric cars and SUVs with the company delivering a record 95,200 vehicles in the last quarter....
21:26, 07/03/2019

Watch as a Model 3 is transformed into the first Tesla pickup truck For all of the hoopla surrounding Elon Musk’s online antics and Tesla’s ongoing struggles to ramp up Model 3 production, it’s easy to overlook just how far the company has come in a relatively short period of time. In less than seve...
00:13, 06/20/2019

Tesla surges on record Q2 deliveries—here's what experts are watching now Tesla's record production and delivery numbers for the second quarter impressed some, but not all. Here's what Wall Street experts are saying....
21:26, 07/03/2019

This Tesla Model 3 Badged as a 'Civic Si' Actually Kind of Works Some of the best badge engineering happens way out of an automaker’s control. Just take this Tesla Model...uh, I mean “Honda Civic Si” for example....
23:26, 05/15/2019

Tesla Model 3 price dropped in UK line-up reshuffle Top-spec Model S Performance variants are now priced from £91,800 Significant increase for top-spec Model S and X; entry-level Model 3 made cheaper Tesla has reconfigured its UK pricing structure and range as part of a move towards a simpler and m...
21:26, 07/17/2019

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable of towing more than 1 million pounds....
16:00, 07/27/2019

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16:52, 06/07/2019

Stocks to Watch: Tesla, EOG Resources, Dish Network Some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in today’s session include Tesla, which reported a new record for car deliveries, and EOG Resources, whose shares slid on fears of soft oil demand and excess supply....
13:39, 07/03/2019

Tesla Model 3 to offer 200kW charging for UK buyers Tesla's compact saloon now available to order online, with first deliveries scheduled for June Tesla has developed a new firmware update for European Model 3 Long Range models that will allow them to be charged at 200kW – making it the fastest-charg...
17:39, 06/07/2019

| Tesla’s surprise $6 410 price cut sparks a rant from one devotee Soon after Tesla cleaved the cost of the Model 3, an owner on one of the company’s online forums started a thread with a tongue-in-cheek initial post: “Let the whining begin!”...
20:52, 07/27/2019

Tesla will soon downgrade software on the entry-level Model 3 The earliest customers who pulled the trigger on Tesla's entry-level Model 3 may want to enjoy their car's features to the fullest over the coming days. Those early vehicles shipped with unlocked software that effectively gave owners access...
05:00, 06/09/2019

Tesla launches a pricey wireless charging pad for the Model 3 Tesla is expanding its range of phone accessories with an official in-car wireless phone charging pad for the Model 3. The charger is available today and is compatible with Qi-enabled phones including the iPhone 8 and above, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and...
12:52, 06/04/2019

Premium Electric Car of the Year 2019: Tesla Model 3 Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Tesla Model 3 is the 2019 Auto Express Premium Electric Car of the Year, with the Audi e-tron and Jaguar I-Pace commended...
00:13, 07/10/2019

'Leaked' Musk Email Swears Tesla Is Doing Just Fine, Nothing to See Here Musk claps back at the haters and losers, Moody’s dings Nissan’s credit rating, a very expensive Olympic taxi, and BMW releases a scooter because why the hell not. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, May 24, 2019....
20:13, 05/24/2019

China is Cracking Down on Electric Car Safety After Tesla and NIO Fires Fires have China cracking down on EVs, Ford is in the middle of an important connected-car discussion with the government, Volvo and NVIDIA are working on self driving trucks, FCA apparently can’t keep its suppliers happy, and more in The Morning Shi...
02:52, 06/19/2019

Tesla stock surges after setting car-delivery record in Q2 Elon Musk’s Tesla saw its shares spark higher in late trading Tuesday after the electric-car maker set an all-time record for deliveries. Tesla delivered just over 95,000 vehicles in its second quarter, a 51% jump from the first quarter — confirming ...
09:39, 07/03/2019

Tesla fires sound alarms about safety of EV batteries Why is the auto industry worried? Should Chinese consumers slow their shift to EVs because of safety worries, it would be a serious blow because the nation accounts for more than half of the world's EV sales....
16:52, 05/16/2019

Lucid Motors hires former Tesla production executive Lucid Motors said on Monday it hired Tesla Inc's former vice president of production at its Fremont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, as vice president of manufacturing....
02:13, 07/02/2019

Tesla streamlines UK line-up with model price overhaul Top-spec Model S Performance variants are now priced from £91,800 Significant increase for top-spec Model S and X; entry-level Model 3 made cheaper Tesla has reconfigured its UK pricing structure and range as part of a move towards a simpler and m...
16:00, 07/17/2019

Tesla May Run On Indian Roads In 2020, Says Elon Musk In some good news for Tesla's Indian fans, Elon Musk has put a timeline for the electric car to enter the country. In a recent interaction with the students from IIT Madras, the Tesla CEO said the car......
02:39, 07/27/2019

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the night. The plant supplies plastic interior parts to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Co. and Te...
02:26, 06/21/2019

VW adds electric-car plants in China that will overtake Tesla Volkswagen is building two plants in China to produce 600,000 vehicles on its MEB battery-car platform in a level of scale that will likely leave Tesla trailing behind....
14:52, 05/15/2019

Apple hires the engineer who led the design of Tesla's car interiors Nobody really knows -- except those inside the company -- what Apple has planned for self-driving cars, but it appears to be making moves to ensure it has the right people to be a major player. Apple has lured over another big name from its potential...
19:26, 07/23/2019

Tesla to get up to $2.7 billion from upsized offering, Musk to buy more stock Tesla Inc on Friday was set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric carmaker, as investors scooped up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet....
15:39, 05/03/2019

US SEC commissioner decries agency's deal with Tesla's Musk A federal judge on Tuesday approved a deal struck between Tesla Inc chief executive Elon Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over Musk's use of Twitter, a court filing showed....
09:39, 05/01/2019

Tesla loss shows perils of cheaper Model 3 The electric car maker delivered a record 95,200 vehicles in the second quarter, but narrower profit margins stemming from its entry-level model led to a $408 million loss....
01:13, 07/25/2019

Tesla raises $2.7B in expanded stock, bond sale Tesla is set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting round of new capital secured by the EV maker, as investors scoop up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet....
17:39, 05/03/2019

Tesla workers say they used electrical tape in Model 3 production Tesla may have broken its own records, manufacturing 72,531 Model 3 sedans in the three months that ended June 30th. But employees say in the push to ramp up Model 3 production, they were forced to cut corners and work in difficult, unsafe conditions...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Tesla car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow The driver said he was in a drive assistance mode but still holding the steering wheel when the car crashed into the stationary tow truck that he had not noticed....
04:39, 08/13/2019

Tesla Stock Hits Lowest Level Since 2016 Tesla’s stock dropped as much as 7% Monday, highlighting challenges for the electric car maker including its balance sheet and Model 3 vehicle demand....
00:00, 05/21/2019

Tesla pares 2Q loss to $389M, looks to global growth Automotive gross margins, a closely watched metric, slipped to 18.9 percent from 20.2 percent in the first quarter and 20.6 percent in 2018's second quarter....
23:52, 07/24/2019

Tesla shares, bonds take a hit as investors fear 'code red' Investors worry about the automaker's cash burn, sales outlook and problems with an Autopilot system that CEO Elon Musk has held out as key to the electric carmaker's future. One analyst called the company's predicament a "code red situation."...
23:39, 05/20/2019

SEC commissioner decries agency's deal with Tesla's Musk A U.S. Securities and Exchange commissioner on Tuesday criticized a settlement between the regulator and Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk over his use of Twitter....
06:13, 05/01/2019

Tesla Completes $2.35 Billion Stock and Bond Sale Tesla Inc. has completed a $2.35 billion stock and bond sale, giving the company a much-needed boost of liquidity as it continues its quest to become the first mass producer of electric cars....
21:00, 05/03/2019

Another Tesla Model 3 crashes into a truck, reportedly while on Autopilot Tesla's Autopilot has evolved in recent years, giving cars more advanced self-driving capabilities that are touted as safe. Still, accidents abound.       ...
09:00, 08/13/2019

Tesla's Elon Musk becomes "Daddy DotCom" on Twitter Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk tweeted https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1140481957341495296 late on Sunday that he had "just deleted" his Twitter account, while also changing his Twitter display name to "Daddy DotCom"....
15:39, 06/17/2019

U.S. rejects bid by Tesla for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicle, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial devel...
22:39, 05/03/2019

Analyst: Tesla stock could hit $10 in worst-case scenario Tesla stock stumbled early on Tuesday after Morgan Stanley slashed its bear case to $10 a share, down from $97, over fears of increased debt.        ...
21:52, 05/21/2019

Tesla Model S can become a video game controller when it's parked The Tesla Model S steering wheel and brake pedal aren't just for real-world driving -- when the electric vehicle is parked they can become a video game controller....
07:13, 06/23/2019

Tesla Looks to Raise $2.3 Billion Through a Bond and Stock Sale Tesla is looking to raise as much as $2.3 billion through a bond sale and public offering of its shares, after a worse-than-expected quarter heightened concerns about the company’s cash on hand....
04:52, 05/03/2019

Musk wants regular internal meetings on Tesla deliveries Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote that, starting Thursday, he will hold calls with teams in America, Asia and Europe every two days to “understand what’s needed to accelerate” Tesla’s rate of deliveries....
01:00, 05/30/2019

Tesla to raise $2 billion from share, debt issues Tesla Inc said on Thursday it had filed with regulators to launch around $2 billion in fundraising through issues of new shares and debt, with Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk pitching in $10 million of his own money to buy shares....
15:26, 05/02/2019

Tesla seeks up to $2.3 billion from share, debt issues Tesla Inc launched issues of new shares and debt worth more than $2 billion on Thursday, with Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk pitching in $10 million as the electric carmaker gave in to Wall Street pressure to bolster its cash reserves....
15:52, 05/02/2019

Tesla starts selling used Model 3 cars online Until now, buying a used Tesla Model 3 has usually entailed tracking down a reseller or spotting a sale from an individual owner. Now, though, it's just a matter of visiting Tesla's website. The EV maker has started selling used Model 3s ...
03:39, 06/16/2019

Consumer Reports raises more questions about Tesla's Autopilot Consumer Reports said law enforcement representatives found that Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot "cut off cars without leaving enough space and surpassed other cars in ways that violate state laws."...
22:13, 05/22/2019

Tesla seeks to raise $2.3bn after concerns it is running out of money Company announced last week it had lost $702m in the first three months of the year and sold 31% fewer vehicles in the first quarterTesla is seeking to raise $2.3bn after its latest results heightened concerns that the troubled car company is running...
18:52, 05/02/2019

Fallout Shelter is coming to Tesla cars, even if we're all doomed anyway Own a Tesla car? You'll soon be able to play out your fantasies of the apocalypse in Bethesda's Fallout Shelter mobile game, which is set to come to Tesla touchscreens the world over.The announcement came during a surprising panel discussio...
11:26, 06/14/2019

U.S. denies Tesla, GM, Uber 25% Chinese tariff relief The Trump administration is expanding efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla Inc for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting ride-hailing company Uber'...
05:13, 06/14/2019

Tesla CEO urges employees to 'catch up' to hit delivery record Tesla Inc has "a lot of catching up" to do but still can achieve a record quarter, Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk wrote in a new email that was reviewed by Reuters....
00:13, 05/30/2019

Tesla's Sales of Higher-End Cars Erode in Key Market Sales of Tesla’s high-end Model S sedan have taken a big hit in the company’s most important U.S. market, California, as the electric auto maker is leaning more heavily on selling the lower-priced Model 3 compact car....
00:39, 07/24/2019

Tesla to issue more than $2 billion in debt to fund expansion Tesla launched issues of new shares and debt worth more than $2 billion Thursday, with chief executive Elon Musk pitching in $10 million as the electric car maker gave in to Wall Street pressure to bolster its cash reserves. Analysts have been predic...
00:26, 05/03/2019

Outside of Tesla, future EV sales in U.S. may be thin for most brands: study U.S. demand for electric vehicles, including hybrids, could rise to 1.28 million by 2026, a new study projected on Wednesday, but most brands will struggle to make money on the new models....
22:13, 05/29/2019

Tesla driver appears to be in deep sleep behind the wheel A driver appears to be in deep sleep behind the wheel of an autopilot Tesla while other motorists desperately honk to try to wake him. Footage posted to Reddit’s Idiots In Cars section shows a white Tesla moving slowly through at least three la...
21:52, 06/16/2019

Tesla to boost overall production as Model 3 demand skyrockets One of the key metrics investors tend to hone in on when it comes to Tesla involves the company’s ability to manufacture the Model 3 at scale. And with good reason, the Model 3 represents Tesla’s attempt to become more of a mainstream car...
02:39, 07/12/2019

Elon Musk: Tesla needs to cut costs or it will run out of money in 10 months Defying skeptics, Tesla during the September quarter of 2018 actually managed to turn a profit of $312 million thanks to strong demand for the mass market Model 3. Tesla’s profits for the quarter were far from staggering, but it nonetheless ins...
21:39, 05/20/2019

Tesla bid for tariff exemption on Model 3 'brain' rejected by U.S. U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla's bid for relief from President Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" in the Model 3, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial development plans....
00:39, 05/04/2019

Analysts split on Tesla 2019 delivery promises Tesla Inc shares were down 2% on Wednesday, as analysts remained divided on the electric-carmaker's chances of meeting delivery and production targets in the months ahead, despite Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk's reassurances at an annual sharehol...
19:39, 06/12/2019

Tesla to reduce solar panel prices by up to 38 percent: NYT Tesla Inc plans to announce on Tuesday that it has started selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average price, the New York Times reported on Tuesday....
11:13, 04/30/2019

This is the email Tesla sent employees after a series of recent leaks Tesla this week sent an email to employees warning about the impact of on-going press leaks. The email reminded employees that each of them signed confidentiality agreements, warning the company would take action against those it felt were in violati...
05:39, 05/04/2019

Tesla's Elon Musk becomes 'Daddy DotCom' on Twitter Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk tweeted https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1140481957341495296 late on Sunday that he had "just deleted" his Twitter account, while also changing his Twitter display name to "Daddy DotCom"....
17:13, 06/17/2019

US rejects Tesla's bid for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25% tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicle....
03:00, 05/04/2019

Tesla Careens From Growth Story to Demand Worries Tesla spent years and billions of dollars figuring out how to make enough Model 3 compact sedans to satisfy early customer demand. Now, the electric-vehicle maker is facing questions about how much consumer interest is still there....
14:52, 06/03/2019

Tesla explores making its own battery cells, report says The electric carmaker is conducting battery cell research at a "skunk works lab" near its Fremont, Calif., plant, CNBC reported. Making the cells in-house could reduce Tesla's dependence on Panasonic....
20:13, 06/28/2019

Former GM Exec Bob Lutz Impressed by Random Tesla Model 3 Bob Lutz, a former top executive from all three of the major American automakers, occasional Corvette-powered Fisker investor, and casual skeptic Tesla, recently came across a Tesla Model 3 and was surprised to be impressed by its build quality....
23:00, 06/17/2019

Tesla Says It's Identified the Cause of That Viral Model S Fire in China Tesla makes some revisions after its viral car fire in Shanghai, Carlos Ghosn backs out of a last-minute press conference, Ford gets its data exposed, more automakers team up on self-driving cars, and Geely’s interest in Volvo trucks. All of this and...
23:13, 06/28/2019

U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot "brain" of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's indus...
07:13, 05/04/2019

Electric car incentives in Canada — what to know about the rebate that includes Tesla 3 When the Liberals released the 2019 federal budget, it included an incentive program for drivers to switch to an electric car. Here's what you need to know....
22:26, 05/01/2019

U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial deve...
23:39, 05/03/2019

Tesla opens Model 3 orders in Australia, Japan and a few other places Tesla is finally accepting Model 3 orders from buyers in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Ireland and Macau. It's been a long wait for some of those locations: In Australia, for instance, reservations opened as far back as three years a...
11:52, 05/31/2019

Tesla drops for sixth straight session, down 20% since share offer Tesla shares extended their recent sell-off on Wednesday after Citi cut its price target on the struggling electric car maker, leaving buyers of its recent share offer, including Chief Executive Elon Musk, $175 million in the hole....
23:00, 05/22/2019

Tesla starts locking down features on entry-level Model 3 Tesla's entry-level Model 3 has been available to order for a while (lately in limited form), but early buyers have technically been getting more -- without the promised software lock, drivers were effectively getting the upgraded Standard Range...
06:13, 05/27/2019

Tesla's losses narrow after a record-breaking quarter of car deliveries Tesla may have broken a quarterly record by delivering 95,356 cars over the past three months, but its latest earnings report is leaving its fans and its stockholders wary. Yes, all those cars delivered helped the company rake in a total of $6.35 bil...
07:39, 07/25/2019

Tesla Reduces Prices On Model S and X Amid Stock Slump Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its two most expensive models. The company on Monday cut $3,000 from the price......
13:39, 05/22/2019

New 2020 Tesla pick-up: Elon Musk announces price News 5 Jun, 2019 Musk claims the Tesla pick-up will be more functional than an Ford F-150, sportier than a Porsche 911 and cost “well under” $50,000...
20:13, 06/05/2019

Tesla suffers a huge blow as CTO JB Straubel decides to step down One of the more interesting tidbits to come out of Tesla’s earnings conference call yesterday was the announcement that Tesla CTO and company co-founder JB Straubel is leaving the company. Straubel will remain involved with Tesla in an advisory...
07:13, 07/26/2019

Tesla stock stalls after reporting greater-than-expected loss Shares of Tesla plunged more than 10 percent in late trading after Elon Musks’ electric-car maker reported a greater-than-expected second-quarter loss. The loss of $1.12 per share was narrower than its loss of $3.06 a share during the year-earl...
08:52, 07/25/2019

Tesla Is Still Using the Phrase 'Full Self-Driving' to Describe Its Cars Even Though It's Wrong Even though I get accused every now and then of being some miserable Tesla-hater who just wants to impede human progress and see Elon Musk weep, I have to deny that. I don’t hate Tesla. I think it’s a fascinating company that has made some really imp...
05:26, 05/30/2019

Consumer Reports blasts Tesla’s ‘Navigate on Autopilot’ feature Over the years, Tesla’s relationship with Consumer Reports has been shaky at best. Complicating matters is that some of Consumer Reports’ own findings and reports have presented seemingly conflicting information at times. Earlier this yea...
10:39, 05/23/2019

Here's how hackers are making your Tesla, GM and Chrysler less vulnerable to attack GM, Chrysler and Tesla pay 'white hat' hackers to break into cars' systems. It's how they find and correct flaws, aiming to keep drivers safer.       ...
21:39, 07/05/2019

Tesla Claims Record Deliveries and Production in Q2, but Revenue Below Projections Earlier this month, Tesla announced another record-setting quarter when it came to how many cars it delivered to customers. But today, the company also announced in a letter to investors that it lost $408 million while doing it. This so-so news piggy...
08:26, 07/25/2019

Tesla's Navigate Is Worse Than Human Driving: Consumer Reports Car buyers have shown that they’re ready to embrace autonomous cars—but are automakers actually equipped to meet that demand? A new Consumer Reports article evaluating the viability of Tesla’s Autopilot software says that we’re... not quite there yet...
16:52, 05/22/2019

Former Tesla workers claim they were fired for using maternity and sick leave Current and former workers also claim point-system attendance policy penalizes employees for use of paid time offIn February 2018, Devon Beccera started working at the Tesla Giga factory in Sparks, Nevada. A few months into her employment she was pro...
15:26, 07/09/2019

Tesla's China-made Model 3 may be priced in $43,400-$50,700 range: Bloomberg Tesla Inc is considering pricing its China-manufactured Model 3 vehicles between 300,000 yuan and 350,000 yuan ($43,431-$50,670) before subsidies, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
11:39, 05/28/2019

Tesla brings back free Supercharging for some Model S and X owners When Tesla got rid of free Supercharging as a referral reward, it said the perk was "adding too much cost to cars." Even so, the automaker clearly knows it's something potential customers would appreciate, because it's sorta, kinda bringing...
16:39, 05/22/2019

Tesla needs more time to turn profit; founding engineer steps down Tesla Inc on Wednesday pushed back its profit timeline once again after missing financial targets in the second quarter, while announcing that the pioneer of the company's electric batteries, J.B. Straubel, was stepping down from his role as chief t...
08:00, 07/25/2019

Tesla's China-made Model 3 may be priced in $43,400-$50,700 range- Bloomberg Tesla Inc is considering pricing its China-manufactured Model 3 vehicles between 300,000 yuan and 350,000 yuan ($43,431-$50,670) before subsidies, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
10:13, 05/28/2019

Musk says Tesla likely to produce Model Y in existing Calif. plant For the Model Y, Tesla has been weighing the pros and cons of its current plants, including space constraints and labor costs due to the Bay Area’s high cost of living....
14:13, 06/03/2019

Apple offered to buy Tesla back in 2013 for more than it’s worth today For years, analysts have maintained that Apple needs to move past the iPhone and look for additional revenue streams. Consequently, many analysts over the years have proposed that Apple would be well advised to make a blockbuster acquisition and snat...
04:00, 05/22/2019

Third fatal Tesla Autopilot crash renews questions about system Tesla Inc's Autopilot system was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system, the National Transportation Safety Board said on...
04:26, 05/17/2019

Tesla Model S catches fire at a Supercharger station in Belgium In yet another peculiar story involving a Tesla vehicle catching fire for no apparent reason, Electrek reports that a Model S stationed at a Supercharger station in Antwerp, Belgium caught fire while hooked up to a charger. Thankfully no one was hurt...
04:13, 06/04/2019

Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost cutting plan Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told employees on Thursday that he will increase scrutiny of the company's expenses in his latest initiative to cut costs at the electric car maker....
04:26, 05/17/2019

NTSB: Tesla’s Autopilot was enabled during fatal Model 3 crash A report by the NTSB shows that Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged in the minutes leading up to a fatal Model 3 crash in Florida last March.Read More...
21:52, 05/16/2019

Tesla Tech Chief Departs, Stock Slides After Earnings The departure marks one of the highest-profile exits from the electric-auto maker in its 16-year existence. Tesla shares fell 14% after the company reported a bigger-than-expected loss....
21:52, 07/25/2019

Tesla shares, bonds under pressure as Musk changes tune on profit Shares of Tesla Inc sank 14% on Thursday and its bonds traded lower, a day after the electric carmaker said it needed more time to turn a profit, reported lower margins and announced the departure of a key executive....
20:52, 07/25/2019

As Tesla losses continue, Musk points to global growth Automotive gross margins slipped and the stock sank, but CEO Elon Musk projected continued rapid growth and “incredible” profits in the second half of 2020. One surprise: J.B. Straubel, who brought Musk to Tesla, will become a senior adviser, handing...
05:39, 07/25/2019

Tesla is hurting but electric and self-driving cars are still a good investment Tesla is having a brutal year. But the company's missed sales forecasts and weakening demand shouldn't scare investors away from the electric vehicle business....
00:26, 05/17/2019

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal crash, NTSB says The NTSB's preliminary report said the Tesla driver engaged Autopilot about 10 seconds before crashing into a semitrailer and the system did not detect the driver's hands on the wheel for fewer than eight seconds before the crash....
00:52, 05/17/2019

Latest Tesla executive to depart pioneered its electric batteries Tesla shares opened down nearly 15 percent following a dismal earnings report in which Elon Musk revealed that one of his top executives was leaving the company. J.B. Straubel, the electric auto maker’s chief technology officer since 2005 and pioneer...
21:39, 07/25/2019

A Tesla Engineer's Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It's Still There A Tesla engineer bought a gorgeous 2000 Jeep Cherokee in November, but before he could spend much time enjoying it, he got stuck in snow near Lake Tahoe. Within an hour, a blizzard hit, preventing tow companies from helping, so the engineer left the ...
01:52, 05/28/2019

Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost-cutting plan Elon Musk, in an email to employees, said Tesla's net proceeds from its recent stock and debt offering gave the company only 10 months to achieve breakeven at the rate it burned cash in the first quarter....
12:52, 05/17/2019

Third fatal Tesla Autopilot crash renews questions about the system Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system....
17:13, 05/17/2019

Tesla Earnings: Analysts Expect a Loss Despite Sales Surge The carmaker delivered a record number of cars in the second quarter but is expected to have lost money because sales of higher-priced models lagged....
21:13, 07/24/2019

950 miles in two days. Taking an electric road trip in a Tesla In 2013, I drove a Tesla Model S from Washington, DC, to Boston. Back then, the trip was a sensation as we Tweeted about our progress and bloggers followed along. Tesla's Supercharger network of charging stations barely qualified as a network. The ca...
14:52, 07/25/2019

Here's What Happened to That Tesla Engineer's Jeep Crushed Under 10 Feet of Snow Back in May, I wrote about a Tesla engineer whose 2000 Jeep Cherokee had been buried under 10 feet of snow in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains. The column of crystalized ice crushed the roof, windshield, and hood. Here’s what happened to the Jeep...
21:26, 07/11/2019

Tesla blames production delays for significant financial losses CEO Musk predicted Tesla would make a profit in Q1 this year EV pioneer has lost £545m in the first three months of this year despite strong sales Tesla’s financial woes continue even as the Californian company sets jaw-dropping records for sales ...
04:00, 05/28/2019

Tesla Posts Record Deliveries in Q2 2019, But Still Lost $408 Million Electric car giant Tesla had its stock plunge over 10 percent in after-hours trading after posting a $408 million loss in Q2 2019—despite shipping record numbers of cars, CNBC reported on Wednesday.Read more......
14:00, 07/25/2019

NTSB says Tesla's Autopilot was active during fatal Model 3 crash The National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report that Tesla's Autopilot system was active at the time of a fatal Model 3 crash in Delray Beach, Florida. Data showed the car's driver, who died in the March 1st incident, ...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Tesla woes make it a 'restructuring story,' influential analyst says Tesla delivered 63,000 cars in the first three months of the year and told shareholders it expects to deliver 90,000 to 100,000 in the second quarter....
01:26, 05/24/2019

Police stop Tesla driver 'who fell asleep while using autopilot' Police in the Netherlands say they stopped a Tesla driver after he appeared to have fallen asleep at the wheel while using the car's autopilot feature....
16:39, 05/20/2019

Ford 'Mach-E' electric crossover takes aim for Tesla Model Y Blue Oval's first bespoke battery-electric car will be unveiled later this year before 2020 on-sale date Ford is poised to reveal what could be its most crucial (and controversial) model yet: an all-electric, Mustang-inspired crossover. Due to go on...
05:52, 05/21/2019

Robinhood users have been scooping up Tesla's plunging stock (TSLA) Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images Robinhood users have been adding Tesla to their holdins despite an extremely difficult time for the electric-car maker, according to data from the Robinhood trading app. The number of accounts holding Tesla shares on the ...
22:13, 05/23/2019

Tesla’s stock tanks after analyst blasts Musk’s ‘sci-fi projects’ Tesla’s stock tumbled to a 30-month low after an analyst claimed Elon Musk’s distraction with “sci-fi projects” has plunged the electric car maker into a “code red situation.” Wedbush Securities’ Dan Ives on Monday cut his price target for Tesla shar...
20:39, 05/20/2019

Exclusive: Tesla's solar factory is exporting most of its cells - document The "great majority" of solar cells being produced at Tesla Inc's factory in upstate New York are being sold overseas instead of being used in the company's trademark "Solar Roof" as originally intended, according to documents reviewed by Reuters....
19:13, 05/15/2019

Tesla's former head of production joins competitor Lucid Motors Tesla Motors is suffering from some significant brain drain. On Monday, upstart electric vehicle manufacturer Lucid Motors announced that it is hiring Peter Hochholdinger, Tesla's former head of production, to serve as its vice president of manu...
00:52, 07/02/2019

Let's Find Out If Using Electric Eels To Charge Your Tesla Is A Good Idea For decades, the dream of motorists all over the world has been a car that could run on frothy buckets of cheap, garbage fish like tilapia or something. So far, though, that dream has eluded humankind. But now, thanks to the rise of modern electric c...
10:13, 08/07/2019

Tesla scrutinized by U.S. agency over Model 3 safety claims: Bloomberg The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) sent a cease-and-desist letter to Tesla Inc last year for not complying with the agency's guidelines in its Model 3 safety assertions and subpoenaed the carmaker for information on seve...
11:00, 08/07/2019

Wall Street split on Tesla 2019 delivery promises Tesla Inc shares rose almost 3% in early trade on Wednesday, with analysts still divided on the electric-car maker's chances of meeting delivery and production targets in the months ahead, after comments by Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk at an ann...
15:13, 06/12/2019

Tesla exec turnover worse among Musk reports, analyst says Tesla’s executive turnover is higher than major Silicon Valley-based technology companies and is particularly acute among those reporting to CEO Elon Musk, according to a new Bernstein report....
21:26, 08/14/2019

Tesla's chart looks like Netflix did a decade ago—and it could see a similarly huge recovery Tesla's stock resembles Netflix in 2011 before its epic rally, says Eddie Yoon, founder of EddieWouldGrow and author of the book "Superconsumers."...
18:52, 06/12/2019

Tesla stands by safety claims despite U.S. probes, subpoenas over crashes Electric carmaker Tesla Inc stood by its Model 3 safety claims on Wednesday in the face of regulatory scrutiny, while documents showed the top U.S. automotive safety watchdog issued at least five subpoenas since last year seeking information about c...
03:13, 08/08/2019

Tesla considers raising prices in China from September: sources U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is considering lifting its prices in China from September amid yuan-related uncertainty, two people familiar with the matter said....
03:13, 08/08/2019

Tesla Stands by Model 3 Safety Claims Despite Probes, Subpoenas Tesla stood by its Model 3 safety claims on Wednesday in the face of regulatory scrutiny, while documents showed the top US automotive safety watchdog issued at least five subpoenas since last year....
12:26, 08/08/2019

Watch a Tesla Model 3 quickly swerve on its own to avoid an accident at the last second It’s a shame that much of the narrative surrounding Tesla these days centers on the company’s stock price, Elon Musk’s shenanigans on Twitter, or other trivial details that don’t truly capture some of the impressive automotive...
08:39, 05/07/2019

Musk: Tesla has 'decent shot' at record Q2 on multiple levels Tesla has "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level," CEO Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting, soothing concerns about weak demand for the EV maker's sedans....
08:13, 06/12/2019

Elon Musk and S.E.C. Reach New Accord, Lifting Cloud Over Tesla Securities regulators and the chief executive of Tesla came up with a new agreement about when Mr. Musk’s social media posts must be reviewed by a lawyer....
17:26, 04/28/2019

Tesla has a 'decent shot' at a record quarter on every level - Musk Tesla Inc has got "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level", Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday. (Reporting by Vibhuti Sharma and Rama Venkat in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)...
00:39, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Lucid Motors hires former Tesla production executive Lucid Motors said on Monday it hired Tesla Inc's former vice president of production at its Freemont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, as vice president of manufacturing....
20:13, 07/01/2019

Tesla has a 'decent shot' at a record quarter on every level: Musk Tesla Inc has "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level", Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, soothing concerns about weak demand for the electric car maker's sedans....
02:39, 06/12/2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk predicts record output, sales in 2Q MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk is assuring the company’s shareholders that the electric car maker is on pace to set manufacturing and sales records during its current quarter after a disappointing start this year. The forecast...
03:00, 06/12/2019

Tesla's former senior production executive joins Lucid Motors Tesla Inc's former vice president of production at its Freemont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, joined Lucid Motors as vice president of manufacturing, Lucid Motors said on Monday....
19:13, 07/01/2019

Tesla closes $2.7 billion mixed offering of shares, debt Tesla Inc said on Wednesday it closed its $2.7 billion offering of stock and convertible notes and that it was over-subscribed, giving the electric carmaker much needed cash as it ramps up production....
15:52, 05/08/2019

Tesla provides update on the Model S that burst into flames for no apparent reason This past April, a parked Model S in Shanghai caught fire for seemingly no reason at all. The harrowing incident, which was captured on video, occurred in a parking garage and generated a lot of unanswered questions about the safety of Tesla vehicles...
01:39, 06/29/2019

A Tesla Model S caught fire in a garage in San Francisco (TSLA) Tesla A Tesla Model S sedan caught fire in a garage in San Francisco, the San Francisco Fire Department tweeted on Friday. The fire was extinguished, and the vehicle was removed from the garage. Tesla told Business Insider in a statement that it had...
04:00, 05/04/2019

Tesla rolls out new software update with two brand new safety features Say what you will about Tesla’s underlying business model or Elon Musk’s various antics, there’s simply no denying that Tesla vehicles are some of the safest cars on the planet. The NHTSA, for example, recently said that the Model h...
03:26, 05/04/2019

Tesla Says Single Battery Module Caused Car Fire in Shanghai Tesla said a single battery module caused a car to catch fire in Shanghai and it had revised its vehicle settings to further protect its batteries following an investigation into the incident....
18:26, 06/28/2019

Tesla electric car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow A Tesla Model 3 electric car caught fire after crashing into a parked tow truck on a Moscow motorway late on Saturday, with the Tesla driver saying he had failed to see the vehicle with which he collided....
17:53, 08/11/2019

Carbon offset your death with this $200K ‘Frankensteined’ Tesla hearse Are you worried about the carbon dioxide that’ll be released if you get cremated? Well, worry no more, because this ‘Frankensteined’ Tesla Model S hearse could be yours for $200,000. The eco-friendly car was created in 2016 after a funeral transport ...
19:13, 08/08/2019

Tesla faces delivery bottleneck at close of second quarter: Electrek Shares of Tesla Inc fell 1.7% on Tuesday after news website Electrek reported that the electric-car maker has so far delivered 49,000 vehicles in North America during the second quarter, threatening its goal of a new record....
02:26, 06/26/2019

U.S. denies Tesla, Uber 25% tariff relief on components, e-bikes The Trump administration is expanding its efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla Inc for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting ride hailing company U...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Tesla seen finding ample appetite for its newest convertible bond Tesla Inc should find no shortage of demand for the $1.35 billion convertible bond the electric carmaker is selling even though the terms it is offering look inferior on paper to a similar deal two years ago, bond investors said Thursday....
02:39, 05/03/2019

U.S. Government Denies Tesla and Uber Chinese Tariff Exemptions The U.S. is doubling down on its refusal to exempt Tesla’s and Uber’s request to dodge a 25 percent tariff on key parts for its electric cars and entire e-scooters because they are coming from China....
01:13, 06/14/2019

Tesla's Claim That It Outsells the Toyota Camry 'By Revenue' Doesn't Really Mean Anything At Tuesday night’s annual shareholder meeting, Tesla CEO Elon Musk reassured everyone that there was no demand problem for the company’s cars, and that the Tesla Model 3 was actually the best-selling car, by revenue, against heavyweight competitors l...
01:13, 06/14/2019

Tesla, GM, Uber denied relief from U.S. tariffs on China goods The White House, citing 'Made in China 2025’ or other industrial programs, is expanding efforts to block the use of the country's technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla for tariff relief on key EV parts, and rejecting U...
04:26, 06/14/2019

U.S. waives tariffs on Japanese aluminum for Tesla battery cells The U.S. Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla Inc's request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminum from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Tesla's Nevada Gigafactory, government documents show....
21:39, 06/24/2019

Elon Musk to buy more Tesla stock in upsized capital raise Tesla on Friday was set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric carmaker, as investors scooped up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company’s cash-depleted balance sheet. The comp...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Tesla adds Lane Departure Avoidance that works when Autopilot is off While Tesla continues to tout the benefits of its Autopilot driving assist and insist that true self-driving capability is close to release, its latest updates work even when Autopilot isn't on. As described in a blog post, Lane Departure Avoida...
00:13, 05/04/2019

Tesla Looks to Regain Its Luster in Solar Energy by Slashing Prices The company said it would slash the cost of solar energy by up to 38 percent by standardizing systems and asking customers to take on more responsibilities....
10:00, 04/30/2019

Tesla says Shanghai car fire caused by failed battery module BEIJING (AP) — Tesla says a fire in one of its cars in Shanghai was caused by the failure of a single battery module and investigators found no defects in the car’s systems. The American electric car maker said Friday on its social media accoun...
16:13, 06/28/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. rejects bid by Tesla for tariff exemption for Model 3 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25 percent tariffs on the Chinese-made computer "brain" of its Model 3 electric vehicle, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's industrial devel...
22:39, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. SEC commissioner decries agency's deal with Tesla's Musk A U.S. Securities and Exchange commissioner on Tuesday criticized a settlement between the regulator and Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk over his use of Twitter....
06:52, 05/01/2019

Tesla said single battery module caused car fire in Shanghai Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday that it has found no systematic flaws in its vehicles following the investigation of a vehicle that caught fire in Shanghai....
12:00, 06/28/2019

Tesla Forced to Raise Over $2 Billion Amid Profitability Struggle Tesla is looking to raise $2 billion, Ford is scaling back V8 production, electric vehicles have to fight solar companies for supplies, and Jaguar has a plan in these trying times. It’s all here in The Morning Shift for Friday, May 3, 2019....
19:13, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Tesla faces delivery bottleneck at close of Q2 -Electrek Shares of Tesla Inc fell 1.7% on Tuesday after news website Electrek reported that the electric-car maker has so far delivered 49,000 vehicles in North America during the second quarter, threatening its goal of a new record....
04:52, 06/26/2019

Tesla considers raising vehicle prices in China, report says Tesla is mulling price hikes in September amid uncertainty over the yuan, Reuters reported, citing two people familiar with the matter. China allowed the yuan to weaken past the 7-per-dollar level this week for the first time in more than a decade....
15:13, 08/09/2019

Tesla's push for sales record could be a double-edged sword Tesla’s big push over the final days of June will determine if the automaker sets a quarterly sales record but potential cannibalization of higher-end Model S and Model X deliveries by the cheaper Model 3 gives some analysts pause....
07:26, 07/02/2019

Tesla car catches fire in Hong Kong parking lot: media A Tesla Inc electric car caught fire in a parking lot in a Hong Kong shopping mall, the Apple Daily newspaper said on Tuesday, but no one was injured in the blaze, whose cause was not immediately known....
12:26, 05/14/2019

| Tesla plunges 11% as deliveries drop-off deepens demand concerns Tesla shares have plummeted as a record decline in deliveries during the first quarter stoked concern of slackening demand for the Model 3 sedan that started selling less than two years ago....
16:39, 04/28/2019

Tesla to Soon Get Netflix, YouTube Streaming Support: Elon Musk Elon Musk has announced that people would be soon able to stream videos on digital platforms like Netflix and YouTube in parked Tesla electric vehicles....
09:00, 07/29/2019

Watch a Tesla Model 3 play chess against the top-ranked player in the US Tesla cars can now take on human players in a game of chess, thanks to a software update it pushed out to vehicles last month. Its programmers likely didn’t imagine they were designing a chess program to take on the best players in the world, ...
23:52, 08/01/2019

Panasonic first-quarter profit nearly halves on China, Tesla woes Panasonic Corp reported its first-quarter operating profit nearly halved, as Sino-U.S. trade tensions dampened demand for its components business in China and the battery business with Tesla Inc remained in the red....
19:00, 07/31/2019

Genius inventor turns her Tesla Model 3 into a pickup truck People have been clamoring for Tesla to make a pickup truck for years. Though Elon Musk has repeatedly promised it’s on the way, there’s yet to be any indication of what it’ll actually look like, let alone a firm release date. Simone Giertz, an inven...
03:52, 06/19/2019

Tesla Defends Its Safety Claims As It Maybe Faces A Wider Investigation Tesla stands by its safety claims despite repeated questions from America’s auto safety regulator, General Motors looks at investing in EV charging infrastructure, Ford recalls some new SUVs and more for The Morning Shift of Thursday, August 8, 2019....
04:52, 08/09/2019

Tesla profitability will not 'magically return,' analyst says, as Q1 was a 'debacle' for Musk Wedbush lowered its rating of Tesla shares to neutral from outperform on Thursday after the company reported a first-quarter loss that was far worse than Wall Street expected....
14:53, 04/28/2019

Tesla forecasts turn bearish on Wall Street as Q2 nears end Worries about demand for Tesla's vehicles have dominated investor sentiment this year, and the shares have fallen nearly 34 percent so far in 2019....
02:26, 06/21/2019

Tesla, auto stocks hammered by China trade war fears Tesla shares fell 5.2 percent to $227.01 after China defied U.S. President Donald Trump by announcing plans to raise duties on $60 billion worth of American imports starting June 1. Most other auto stocks slipped on Monday. ...
00:00, 05/14/2019

Elon Musk and SEC reach agreement over Tesla CEO’s use of Twitter Tesla CEO Elon Musk has reached an agreement with the Securities and Exchange Commission over his use of Twitter.        ...
14:51, 04/28/2019

Tesla’s days of splashy hires give way to internal promotions Tesla’s pivot to promoting from within could be a natural progression for a 16-year-old company that’s prioritized talent development as it’s matured. It’s also possible Elon Musk is having a harder time recruiting....
16:39, 07/29/2019

Rental firm walks away from Tesla order after quality dispute Car rental company Nextmove has walked away from a 5 million euros ($5.55 million) order for 85 Tesla Model 3 electric vehicles following a dispute over how to fix quality issues, the German company said on Friday....
05:26, 08/17/2019

Tesla to pay China $323 million a year in taxes for factory site Under the terms of the lease with the Shanghai government, Tesla must start generating the annual tax revenues at the end of 2023 -- or hand the land back....
15:26, 07/30/2019

Goldman slashes Tesla price target by $42 on demand concerns Goldman Sachs on Thursday cut its price target on Tesla Inc by 21%, to third lowest on the Street, on concerns about the sustainability of demand for the electric car maker's models....
20:26, 06/20/2019

Tesla has a 'great lead' in this $2 trillion market opportunity: Analyst Self-driving cars represent a massive market opportunity, and right now, beleaguered automaker Tesla is leading the charge, says Ark's Tasha Keeney....
20:13, 06/19/2019

Tesla's Musk agrees to new vetting rules for tweets in SEC deal Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk has reached a deal with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to settle a dispute over his use of Twitter, agreeing to submit his public statements about the company's finances and other topics to vetting by ...
14:51, 04/28/2019

Tesla sued by family of Florida man killed in Autopilot crash The NTSB issued a preliminary report on the crash in May and said vehicle data showed the Autopilot driver-assistance system was active at the time of the incident....
03:26, 08/02/2019

Volkswagen Is Spending a Billion on a Battery Factory to Try to Leapfrog Tesla There may be a day that Tesla looks back on all this—the Roadster, the S, those troublesome early Xs—and laugh at how simple it was. Volkswagen is rolling in. All that and more in The Morning Shift for May 15, 2019....
16:52, 05/15/2019

Tesla Achieves Record Deliveries in Second Quarter, Loses Two More Executives In classic Tesla fashion, there was both good news and bad news out of the electric carmaker today, because nothing can ever be simple with them. The good news is the company set records for production (87,048 vehicles) and deliveries (95,200) in the...
12:26, 07/03/2019

Tesla loses more execs amid sales push, reports say European chief Jan Oehmicke and Steve MacManus, vice president of interior and exterior engineering, are the latest executive departures at Tesla, according to reports. ...
22:52, 07/02/2019

R.J. Scaringe, Founder of Rivian, Quietly Builds a Tesla for Trucks and S.U.V.s The company, which recently came out of stealth mode, has raised $1.7 billion from Amazon, Ford Motor and others without selling a single pickup truck and sport utility vehicle....
12:00, 07/02/2019

Musk courts controversy with tweets on sex video filmed in Tesla Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent a series of tweets loaded with double entendre Thursday after a video surfaced this week of two people having sex in a Tesla operating on Autopilot....
13:26, 05/10/2019

My New Hero Is This Woman Who Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck If you want an electric pickup truck, you sort of don’t have any options right now because none currently exist for the public to buy, at least here in the U.S. There’s the Rivian R1T, of course, but it isn’t available yet. And there’s the Tesla pick...
01:26, 06/19/2019

Employees sour on Tesla amid cost-cutting, layoffs Tesla Inc’s rankings at two high-profile job websites have declined, suggesting that job dissatisfaction at the electric car company is intensifying amid layoffs, strategy shifts and executive turnover....
17:00, 06/10/2019

Elon Musk weighs in on porn filmed in Tesla on autopilot A Los Angeles adult film performer and her boyfriend found a perhaps predictable way to use their time while riding in a Tesla on autopilot mode last week — and their online post drew the attention of Tesla CEO Elon Musk. The couple was on a road tri...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Tesla Deliveries Reach Record Quarter After Questions About Demand Tesla returned to growth mode in the second quarter, beating Wall Street’s expectations for deliveries and setting a record, relieving some of the pressure on CEO Elon Musk to prove that demand remains strong. Shares jumped in after-hours trading....
00:00, 07/03/2019

Musk, SEC Reach Deal to End Court Fight Over Tesla CEO's Tweets Elon Musk reached a deal with U.S. regulators that would eliminate the risk of him being held in contempt for allegedly violating an earlier court order over his use of Twitter....
16:52, 04/28/2019

Panasonic quarterly profit nearly halves on China, Tesla woes The U.S.-China trade dispute is making it more difficult for Panasonic, which supplies battery cells to Tesla Inc., to execute its strategy of focusing more on automakers and corporate clients....
02:13, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot 'brain' U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Inc's bid for relief from President Donald Trump's 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot "brain" of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China's indus...
14:39, 05/04/2019

Tesla Model 3 deliveries beat Wall Street targets Tesla Inc beat expectations for deliveries of its Model 3 sedan in the second quarter, a performance that could ease concerns about demand for the new electric sedan....
01:13, 07/03/2019

Tesla granted tariff exemption on Japanese aluminum for battery cells Tesla has won an exemption from paying the 10 percent tariffs placed on imported aluminum from Japan. It filed a request with the Commerce Department in April for a tariff exclusion on 10 million kilograms of the metal per year from Nippon Light Meta...
04:52, 06/25/2019

Tesla faces suit over lost battery capacity after software update In a lawsuit filed in Northern California federal court, a Tesla owner claims the EV maker limited the battery range of older vehicles via a software update to avoid a costly recall to fix what plaintiffs allege are defective batteries. ...
15:13, 08/09/2019

Tesla Fights Back on Weak Demand Claims With Big Delivery Push Elon Musk is making calls, Renault doesn’t want human sacrifice, and the United Auto Workers is trying again in Chattanooga. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Thursday, May 30, 2019....
19:26, 05/30/2019

Tesla employees say they took shortcuts to meet aggressive Model 3 production goals Tesla employees working in the company’s open-air “tent” factory say they were pressured to take shortcuts to hit aggressive Model 3 production goals.       ...
14:26, 07/16/2019

Tesla floats fully self-driving cars as soon as this year. Many are worried about what that will unleash. The company’s decision to deliver new self-driving technology to hundreds of thousands of drivers has rivals and regulators on edge as many worry it could unleash unintended consequences....
19:26, 07/17/2019

Exclusive: Tesla woes send Panasonic's U.S. solar cells to Philippines Most of the solar cells made by Panasonic at Tesla Inc's New York manufacturing plant are being purchased by H.R.D. Singapore's factories in the Philippines, a chief supplier of panels to Japanese eco-homebuilder Ichijo Co Ltd, two sources familiar w...
17:26, 05/30/2019

Tesla Driver Imitates Regulators by Appearing to Fall Asleep With Autopilot On We’ve seen this before, and you better believe we’re going to see a hell of a lot more of it. According to video obtained by NBC Los Angeles and an interview with the person who shot the footage, a Tesla driver fell asleep at the wheel of the car whi...
22:52, 06/14/2019

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ catch a masked man trying to cause a Model 3 crash Ever since Tesla introduced Sentry Mode last March, the security-oriented surveillance feature has captured all sorts of wild shenanigans. Most notably, you may recall a handful of instances where Sentry Mode captured vandals inexplicably keying Tesl...
06:13, 06/15/2019

Consumer Reports says Tesla's latest autopilot fix raises 'serious safety concerns' Tesla's latest version of its Navigate on Autopilot feature could be a potential safety risk for drivers as it requires substantial human intervention, according to findings by Consumer Reports....
19:39, 05/22/2019

Consumer Reports: Tesla's automatic lane changes pose safety concerns We found that Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot has its quirks, but Consumer Reports is... slightly more concerned. The publication has claimed that the latest version of the semi-autonomous driving feature poses "serious safety concerns," making a...
19:52, 05/22/2019

Tesla Model 3 Scores 5 Stars In Euro NCAP Crash Tests American electric automaker Tesla's most affordable offering, the Model 3 has been awarded five stars in the latest round of the Euro New Car Assessment Programme (NCAP) crash tests. The electric......
18:39, 07/17/2019

Tesla's senior production executive at Fremont facility quits: source Tesla Inc's vice president of production at its Fremont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, has left after three years with the electric-car maker, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....
19:00, 06/26/2019

Ending tough week, Tesla shares sink to lowest in two years Tesla Inc's stock price slumped 5% on Friday to its lowest in two years, rounding out a rough week that included worse-than-expected quarterly results and a pitch by Chief Executive Elon Musk on autonomous cars that failed to win over investors....
14:51, 04/28/2019

Tesla sued over fatal crash blamed on Autopilot navigation error The family of Walter Huang said in the lawsuit that his Tesla, which was sold as a “state-of-the-art” automobile, lacked safety features, such as an automatic emergency braking system....
18:39, 05/01/2019

Tesla needs to catch up on deliveries - Electrek, citing Musk's leaked email Tesla Inc has "a lot of catching up" to do in order to achieve a record quarter, news website Electrek reported https://electrek.co/2019/05/29/tesla-demand-deliveries-catch-up-record-quarter-elon-musk-leaked-email on Wednesday, citing Chief Executive...
22:26, 05/29/2019

YouTuber known for 'shitty robots' turns Tesla Model 3 into pickup truck Why wait on Elon Musk to deliver your perfect vehicle when you can just make one yourself? YouTuber and inventor Simone Giertz needed a truck to carry materials for her creations, but didn't want a gas-guzzling pickup. So the 28-year-old robotic...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Tesla drivers can play 'Beach Buggy Racing 2' starting today A new wave of behind the wheel gameplay is coming to Tesla. The company announced that it has started rolling out Beach Buggy Racing 2 to vehicles today. A new, Tesla-compatible version of the mobile game by Vector Unit will be available on every veh...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Tesla may set a quarterly record for deliveries, according to leaked Elon Musk email It’s sometimes hard to make sense of what’s going on with Tesla. Is the company on the verge of going bankrupt, or poised to set new records for deliveries? Well, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the answer to both questions could be &ld...
07:00, 05/24/2019

Tesla's China plant takes shape as key to Musk's future ambitions Foundations for the plant in Shanghai have been laid, and construction workers are erecting walls and other structures for the factory, which could eventually rival production from its U.S. assembly plant....
13:39, 04/29/2019

Elon Musk Predicts Tesla Driverless Taxi Fleet Next Year Mr. Musk said Tesla cars would soon drive themselves and serve as robot taxis. But many experts think autonomous cars are at least several years away....
17:00, 04/28/2019

Tesla starts delivering the entry-level Model 3 with locked down features While demand for Tesla’s Model 3 has never been much of a problem, the company took its sweet time before making the $35,000 configuration available to prospective buyers. This naturally rubbed many the wrong way given that the entire impetus b...
00:39, 05/28/2019

Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff, decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup truck. Instead, she bought a Tesla Model 3 direct from the company new and then used elbow grease, ...
23:52, 06/18/2019

Elon Musk says most cars lack the ‘soul’ that Tesla vehicles boast As opposed to most CEOs who singularly concern themselves with turning a profit, Elon Musk’s overarching strategy with Tesla was to revolutionize the transportation industry itself and motivate others to embrace electric vehicles. Hardly a reve...
05:39, 07/19/2019

Tesla Posts Surprisingly Large $700 Million Net Loss for Q1 as Sales Fall 31% SAN FRANCISCO — Tesla CEO Elon Musk had prepped Wall Street for a first quarter loss but analysts were still stunned by its size: $702.1 million, among the company’s worst quarters in the past two years. The net loss was more than double ...
16:52, 04/28/2019

Tesla and NIO fires in China prompt authorities to enact new safety guideline Statistically, electric cars are far less likely to catch fire than their gasoline-powered brethren. That said, traditional cars don’t tend to catch fire for seemingly no reason at all, which, for reasons that remain murky, has happened a handf...
00:39, 06/18/2019

Jalopnik A Tesla Engineer’s Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It’s Still There | Gi Jalopnik A Tesla Engineer’s Jeep Ended Up Under 10 Feet of Snow for Months and It’s Still There | Gizmodo Breathtaking View of SpaceX Starlink Satellite ‘Train’ Triggers Wave of UFO Sightings | Kotaku 30 Minutes With Super Mario Maker 2 Is Not Nearly...
21:00, 05/28/2019

Tesla opens Vegas V3 Supercharger station powered by solar and battery Tesla is opening a V3 Supercharger station right on the Las Vegas Strip. The automaker released a video today with more details about its newest charging site, located next to the LINQ hotel's High Roller ferris wheel. Drivers can take advantage...
05:26, 07/19/2019

Musk counters Tesla delivery doubts with upbeat internal memo CEO Elon Musk wrote, in a leaked e-mail to staff, that Tesla has a “good chance” in the second quarter of exceeding the record 90,700 deliveries achieved in the last three months of 2018....
01:26, 05/24/2019

Tesla sued over fatal 2018 Model X crash with Autopilot engaged Last spring, Apple engineer Walter Huang aka Wei Lun Huang died in a crash when his Tesla Model X hit a median on Highway 101 in Mountain View while the car's Autopilot driving assist was engaged. Now ABC 7 News and NBC Bay Area report that Huan...
10:13, 05/01/2019

America’s most eco-friendly vehicles from BMW to VW, includes a Tesla trio and two Toyotas 24/7 Wall St. used the Environmental Protection Agency’s passenger vehicle reviews to determine the most fuel-efficient 2018 models sold in the US.        ...
13:52, 05/01/2019

Tesla needs to catch up on deliveries: Electrek, citing Musk's leaked email Tesla Inc has "a lot of catching up" to do in order to achieve a record quarter, news website Electrek reported on Wednesday, citing Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk's leaked email to employees....
22:13, 05/29/2019

Tesla wins court ruling to operate company-owned store in Va. Judge Gregory Rupe of Richmond Circuit Court affirmed a 2016 decision by Virginia DMV Commissioner Richard Holcomb that Tesla could open a store in Henrico County....
21:00, 06/24/2019

Tesla Got an Early Lead, but Luxury Electric Rivals Are Racing to Catch Up Several months ago, Jaguar introduced the I-Pace sport utility vehicle, and more rival electrics will soon be available from Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Volvo....
02:00, 05/24/2019

Tesla Semi: electric lorry launch pushed back to 2020 EV maker's boss, Elon Musk, attributes 12-month delay to difficulties in scaling up battery production Tesla boss Elon Musk has announced that the launch of the brand's Semi electric lorry will be delayed until 2020, citing an already strained batt...
19:26, 06/14/2019

Tesla shares suffer worst plunge in six years as No. 2 executive exits “Elon fatigue” may have finally claimed the No. 2 executive at Tesla — and Wall Street is freaking out. JB Straubel — a legendary Silicon Valley inventor who pioneered Tesla’s battery technology and helped Musk found the company 16 years ago — reveal...
15:39, 07/27/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Lucid Motors hires former Tesla production executive Lucid Motors said on Monday it hired Peter Hochholdinger, a former Tesla Inc production executive, as vice president of manufacturing, its latest high-profile hire from the electric-car maker....
15:00, 07/02/2019

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ catch a man keying a Model 3 for no reason Always looking to leverage technology in clever ways, Tesla this past May introduced a new security-oriented feature dubbed Sentry Mode. The feature, as the name somewhat implies, records 360-degree video around a Tesla vehicle whenever a security in...
11:26, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost cutting plan Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told employees on Thursday that he will increase scrutiny of the company's expenses in his latest initiative to cut costs at the electric car maker....
03:39, 05/17/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Lucid Motors hires former Tesla production executive Lucid Motors said on Monday it hired Tesla Inc's former vice president of production at its Fremont factory, Peter Hochholdinger, as vice president of manufacturing....
00:00, 07/02/2019

Tesla readies production boost, flags return to hiring mode After several rounds of job cuts over the past year, the company told employees that Tesla is hiring. “As we continue to ramp up production, please tell your friends and neighbors that we have lots of exciting new positions open," an internal email s...
21:13, 07/10/2019

Tesla aids Michigan customers with service center at Ohio border The location of Tesla's new service center on the Ohio border with Michigan could help the electric carmaker serve its Detroit area customers. Tesla has about 1,500 customers in Michigan. ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Tesla faced U.S. agency scrutiny last year over Model 3 safety claims Tesla Inc received a cease-and-desist letter last year from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for making misleading statements over safety ratings of its Model 3 cars, according to documents seen by Reuters....
16:52, 08/07/2019

Elon Musk says Tesla has designed a James Bond-inspired submarine car When it comes to Elon Musk and his penchant for bold statements and ambitious promises, it can sometimes be hard to separate truth from fiction. This shouldn’t be taken to mean that Musk outwardly lies, but rather that many of Musk’s stat...
23:39, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 6-Tesla needs more time to turn profit; founding engineer steps down Tesla Inc on Wednesday pushed back its profit timeline once again after missing financial targets in the second quarter, while announcing that the pioneer of the company's electric batteries, J.B. Straubel, was stepping down from his role as chief te...
04:00, 07/25/2019

Tesla posts $408 million loss despite increasing sales of electric vehicles Under pressure to minimize losses and lift sales, CEO Elon Musk has said that demand is strong despite concerns about Tesla's sustainability.       ...
02:39, 07/25/2019

UPDATE 4-Third fatal Tesla Autopilot crash renews questions about system Tesla Inc's Autopilot system was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system, the National Transportation Safety Board said on...
23:39, 05/16/2019

Tesla employees' morale suffers amid cost-cutting, layoffs Tesla placed 16th on LinkedIn's annual "Top Companies 2019" list published in April, compiled from billions of actions taken by its over 600 million users that indicate job interest and demand. It held the fifth and sixth spots in 2018 and 2017, resp...
19:39, 06/10/2019

Tesla shares jump as record deliveries ease demand concerns Tesla Inc shares opened nearly 7% higher on Wednesday after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk made good on his promise of delivering record number of electric cars in the second quarter, quelling fears about demand for its sedans and SUVs....
17:26, 07/03/2019

Tesla Model S Catches Fire In Hong Kong Parking Lot: Report A Tesla Inc electric car caught fire in a parking lot in a Hong Kong shopping mall, the Apple Daily newspaper said on Tuesday, but no one was injured in the blaze, whose cause was not immediately......
11:52, 05/14/2019

Tesla's New York solar factory making other products in bid to boost jobs Tesla Inc on Wednesday said its solar factory in Buffalo, New York, would become the "manufacturing home" for its electric vehicle Supercharger cabinets and other energy storage products as it seeks to meet employment targets tied to state subsidies...
06:52, 05/16/2019

Tesla Model 3 scores five stars in latest Euro NCAP tests Skoda Scala and Mercedes GLA also score well in newest batch of crash safety results Tesla's Model 3 has been awarded five stars in the latest round of Euro NCAP safety tests, after achieving one of the highest scores ever recorded by the organisati...
14:00, 07/03/2019

Tesla Roadster reaches Mars? An artist envisions an EV colonized red planet Romanian artist Andrei Lacasu's 'Life on Mars' series shows a dusty Tesla Roadster parked on top of a Martian cliff.       ...
19:52, 07/31/2019

On the radar: Nissan stays cool on lidar tech, siding with Tesla Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Thursday it would, for now, stick to self-driving technology which uses radar sensors and cameras, avoiding lidar or light-based sensors because of their high cost and limited capabilities....
12:00, 05/16/2019

Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 7% Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7% after hours on Tuesday....
04:52, 07/03/2019

Early entry-level Tesla Model 3 owners will soon get a software downgrade If you were one of the first people to pull the trigger on an entry-level Tesla Model 3 purchase, but you didn't go for all the trimmings, time is running out if you want to make the most of your free upgrade bundle.Several differences between t...
14:52, 06/09/2019

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ capture two men keying a Model 3 for no reason This past February, Tesla introduced a new security feature dubbed Sentry Mode. As the name subtly implies, Sentry Mode takes advantage of the array of video cameras on Tesla vehicles in order to capture 360-degree video when an incident like an atte...
06:39, 05/15/2019

Tesla's Autopilot Was Engaged in Fatal Florida Crash, Investigators Find Tesla’s driver-assistance feature was active and the driver’s hands weren’t detected on the wheel during a fatal crash in March, U.S. safety investigators said, a finding that could amp up scrutiny of the car maker’s Autopilot system....
22:52, 05/16/2019

Former Tesla employee admits to storing Autopilot source code on his own iCloud A former Tesla employee is being sued for downloading data related to the company's Autopilot feature and allegedly taking that data to a Chinese rival company....
14:39, 07/11/2019

UPDATE 8-Tesla ends 'Spartan diet' and seeks $2.3 bln to fund expansion Tesla Inc will raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital, renouncing what Elon Musk called a "Spartan diet" and easing Wall Street concerns about the money-losing company's ability to overcome a drop in sales and build new product lines....
02:39, 05/03/2019

Morgan Stanley piles pressure on Tesla with $10 worst case call Shares of Tesla Inc were on track for a fifth straight session of losses on Tuesday, as Morgan Stanley analysts outlined a worst case scenario that could see the electric carmaker's stock price fall as low as $10....
18:00, 05/21/2019

Tesla expects global shortage of electric vehicle battery minerals Tesla expects global shortages of nickel, copper and other electric-vehicle battery minerals in the near future due to underinvestment in the mining sector....
14:39, 05/03/2019

Tesla shares fall after company again reports larger than expected loss Losses come even as Elon Musk’s company says it’s delivering a record-breaking number of vehiclesTesla shares were down 11% on Wednesday after the company reported a larger than expected loss in its second quarter earnings.It revealed in its quarterl...
23:52, 07/24/2019

Tesla ends 'Spartan diet' and seeks $2.3 billion to fund expansion Tesla Inc will raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital, renouncing what Elon Musk called a "Spartan diet" and easing Wall Street concerns about the money-losing company's ability to overcome a drop in sales and build new product lines....
04:26, 05/03/2019

Tesla Begins Taking Orders on Its Cheaper China-Built Model 3s Tesla promised to start delivering Model 3 sedans built at its new Shanghai plant within six to 10 months—and priced them well below U.S. imports—as the electric-vehicle maker races to capitalize on booming Chinese demand....
01:00, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 7-Tesla ends 'Spartan diet' and seeks $2.3 bln to fund expansion Tesla Inc will raise up to $2.3 billion in new capital, renouncing what Elon Musk called a "Spartan diet" and easing Wall Street concerns about the money-losing company's ability to overcome a drop in sales and build new product lines....
01:52, 05/03/2019

Former Tesla bull makes $10 worst case call on China worries One of Tesla's former biggest supporters on Wall Street said on Tuesday the electric carmaker's shares could fall to $10 from nearly $200 now, if tensions with China escalate and sap demand for its cars....
22:13, 05/21/2019

Tesla to raise money after painful first quarter with CEO Elon Musk is buying in A week after revealing a first quarter loss and the need to raise cash, Tesla is doing just that with CEO Elon Musk buying $10 million in new shares.        ...
02:13, 05/03/2019

Ex-Tesla Engineer: Okay, Yes, I Uploaded Autopilot Trade Secrets to My iCloud—What's the Big Deal? A former Tesla engineer admitted on Monday that ahead of leaving the company and joining a competitor, he uploaded Tesla files to his personal iCloud account as well as made .zip files with the company’s Autopilot “trade secrets.” However, the ex-emp...
21:26, 07/11/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Tesla second-quarter revenue misses, shares tumble 11% Tesla Inc on Wednesday reported lower-than-expected revenue and a fall in gross margins for the second quarter, sending its shares down nearly 11% in extended trading....
23:52, 07/24/2019

Tesla falls short on revenue, margins in second-quarter, shares tumble 11% Tesla Inc on Wednesday posted a steeper-than-expected loss in its second quarter as profit margins on its vehicles narrowed, saying it still aimed for profit in the current quarter even as growth and cash took priority....
00:00, 07/25/2019

Tesla loses key Autopilot engineer to self-driving truck start-up Embark The departure of Tesla Autopilot perception lead Zeljko Popovic comes at a critical time, as Tesla is promising its electric vehicles will be capable of operating as "robotaxis" by the end of next year....
22:13, 06/13/2019

Man celebrating anniversary killed, wife injured after Tesla runs red light A driver in a rented Tesla ran a red light and rammed into a couple celebrating their wedding anniversary in San Francisco, killing the husband and critically injuring the wife. Officials are investigating whether the Tesla, which was rented via the ...
13:26, 07/24/2019

Tesla boosts capital raise to $2.7 billion, Musk buys more stock Tesla Inc on Friday was set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric carmaker, as investors scooped up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet....
18:26, 05/03/2019

Tesla stock and bonds tumble as investors fret about costs and safety Tesla's stock and bonds tumbled on Monday as investors worried about the automaker's cash burn and problems with an Autopilot system that CEO Elon Musk has held out as key to the electric car maker's future....
01:00, 05/21/2019

Tesla sold a record number of Model 3s last quarter as revenue hit $6.3 billion Tesla posted its earnings for the June quarter today and, per usual, there’s a lot to dissect. Revenue wise, the company generated $6.3 billion compared to $4 billion during the year-ago quarter. Analysts on Wall Street, meanwhile, were anticip...
00:52, 07/25/2019

Meet the Man Quietly Building the Tesla of Trucks, With Jeff Bezos Aboard R. J. Scaringe’s company, Rivian, has raised $1.7 billion from Amazon, Ford Motor and others without selling a single pickup truck and sport utility vehicle....
08:52, 07/28/2019

Tesla promotes lower priced China-made Model 3 in sales push U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday it would price its China-made Model 3 vehicles from 328,000 yuan ($47,529), 13% cheaper than those it currently imports as it pushes sales in the fast growing market....
06:39, 05/31/2019

Tesla dashcam footage helps police identify and arrest suspected hit-and-run driver Tesla vehicles can do all sorts of impressive things performance-wise, but who knew that they were also adept at helping law enforcement authorities solve crimes? Just a few days after a Tesla dashcam video helped prove that a reckless driver was lyi...
05:39, 07/09/2019

This Video of a YouTuber's Tesla Driving on Autopilot With No One in the Driver's Seat Is Deeply Stupid Full disclosure: I think all Level 2 semi-autonomy systems—that is, every sort of partial self-driving system you can get in a car today—are stupid. Not because the technology is necessarily bad, but that these systems, like Tesla’s Autopilot, are ju...
00:39, 06/05/2019

Tesla Delivers Record Number Of Electric Cars In Quarter, Shares Up 7 Per Cent Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7 per cent after hours on Tuesday.......
20:00, 07/03/2019

U.S. denies Tesla request for tariff relief on China-made Model 3 'brain' The U.S. Trade Representative, in a May 29 letter denying petitions from the EV maker and a key supplier, said the request concerned "a product strategically important or related to 'Made in China 2025’ or other Chinese industrial programs."...
19:13, 06/13/2019

U.S. denies Tesla tariff relief request for Chinese-made Model 3 'brain' The Trump administration has denied requests to exempt Tesla Inc's Model 3 from 25% tariffs on its Chinese-made car computer and center screen, according to letters seen by Reuters....
18:00, 06/13/2019

Tesla employees say they took shortcuts and worked through harsh conditions to meet Model 3 goals Tesla employees who worked in the company's open-air "tent" factory say they felt pressure to take shortcuts to hit aggressive Model 3 production goals....
01:39, 07/16/2019

Tesla's record delivery number bodes well for 'green car' industry, says former Chrysler president A former executive at Chrysler and Toyota said a record quarter for deliveries by Tesla is further proof that the market for green vehicles in the United States is expanding and that Tesla does not have demand issues....
02:13, 07/03/2019

Tesla will be acquired within a year, says the NYU professor who predicted Amazon's takeover of Whole Foods (TSLA) Hubert Burda Media Tesla's market value has fallen by more than 30% in recent months. NYU professor Scott Galloway, known for his famous Amazon Whole Foods call, says it's likely to be cut in half from here. That discount could make Elon Musk's com...
22:52, 05/28/2019

Tesla Cut Corners Assembling Model 3s to Meet Musk's Production Goals: Report Remember way back in 2018 when one of the biggest stories in the automotive world was whether Tesla could meet its arbitrary self-imposed production targets by building a car factory in a tent in the parking lot of its existing car factory? They cer...
00:52, 07/17/2019

Tesla drops cheapest Model X, S variants, cuts prices to simplify lineup Tesla Inc has dropped the standard-range variants of its Model X and Model S from its product lineup and adjusted prices across its range, in a sales push that comes days after the U.S. electric vehicle maker reported record deliveries....
07:13, 07/16/2019

Musk tells Tesla shareholders consumer demand not a problem; shares fall Tesla has said it expects to deliver 90,000 to 100,000 cars in the second quarter, but questions of demand have lingered after a disappointing first quarter with deliveries of just 63,000 vehicles. Shares fell 2 percent in morning trading. ...
18:00, 06/12/2019

Elon Musk says Tesla still plans to offer insurance, but is waiting for an acquisition to close The idea behind Tesla offering its own insurance would be to lower rates for drivers, leveraging internal data from Tesla's AutoPilot systems to justify that....
04:52, 06/12/2019

Read the email from Elon Musk to Tesla employees, pushing them to hit aggressive goals Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent out another email to his employees, pushing them to aim for a record number of vehicle deliveries to end the second quarter of 2019....
08:00, 06/26/2019

Tesla loses another exec: HR vice president and head of diversity Felicia Mayo Tesla loses vice president of HR and head of diversity, Felicia Mayo, one of a few black woman executives to break Silicon Valley's glass ceiling....
02:13, 06/19/2019

UPDATE 4-Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 7% Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7% after hours on Tuesday....
01:13, 07/03/2019

Strong Model 3 demand helped Tesla set a new all-time record for quarterly deliveries When it comes to analyzing the vibrancy of Tesla’s business, there is certainly no shortage of distractions. Whether it’s Elon Musk stirring up controversy online or Tesla vehicles being vandalized for seemingly no reason at all, it’...
02:00, 07/03/2019

"Nonsense": Elon Musk Dismisses Reports Of Toilet Paper Shortage In Tesla Elon Musk has dismissed media reports that claimed that his Electric Vehicle (EV) company Tesla has gone as far as the office washrooms to cut costs from....
14:52, 05/26/2019

Tesla reports earnings after the bell — analysts want updates on China and vehicle margins Tesla is set to deliver second-quarter results after markets close Wednesday. Analysts are looking for answers about automotive gross margins and China plans....
17:00, 07/24/2019