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Tesla Model S Hacked... Wait... Tesla Model S Fixed

Last year, some hackers in China proved that the Tesla Model S was a hackable machine. In the wake of some more recent hackable automotive news, it shouldn't be quite as surprising that such a connected car like the Model S is exploitable. Still, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] seems to be far more in... read more

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Youxia X

Chinese Company Simultaneously Rips Off Tesla And 'Knight Rider'

Imitation might be the most sincere form of flattery. But looking at the new offering from Youxia Motors, we're going to guess Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] founder Elon Musk is... read more July 27, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S Nürburgring

Tesla Model S Owner Laps 'Ring In A Respectable 9:01: Video

From a performance standpoint, there's been plenty of great news surrounding Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] lately. An available Ludicrous high-performance mode means the Model S... read more July 24, 2015 by 

German Student World Record Electric Car

German Students Whir On To New Electric 0-62-MPH Record

Here in the States we talk about 0-60-mph runs when it comes to discussing the specs and performance of your average performance machine. Across the pond, our enthusiast... read more July 24, 2015 by 

2011 Tesla Roadster Sport 2.5

New Tesla Roadster Due In 2019: Official

During last week’s announcement of the new Ludicrous mode for certain versions of the Model S electric sedan, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk let slip that the... read more July 22, 2015 by 

2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid, Catskill Mountains, NY, Apr 2015

Porsche Reportedly Bringing Electric 'Pajun' Concept To Frankfurt

It's no secret that Porsche is planning to bring a zero-emission vehicle to market. In 2011, the company revealed the Boxster E Electric Prototype, and recent patent filings... read more July 21, 2015 by 

Tesla Model X testing on California road, Mar 2015  [Twitter: ModelXnews]

Tesla Model X Will Get Ludicrous Speed, Could Be World's Quickest SUV

The Tesla Models S just keeps getting better. With the Ludicrous high-performance mode option, announced late this past week, the Model S will go a step beyond the Insane... read more July 20, 2015 by 

2014 Tesla Model S P85D, road test, Dec 2014  [photo: David Noland]

Forget 'Insane': Tesla Model S Adds 'Ludicrous' Mode, 90-kWh Battery Option

After the conference call this morning, we can confirm that Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is a fan of Spaceballs. Of course, we learned some other things too. The sexiest... read more July 17, 2015 by 

Faraday Future

California's Faraday Future Promises New Electric Car By 2017

Calling new Californian electric car company Faraday Future's plans ambitious might be a bit of an understatement. Details come from Motor Trend, though at this point, we... read more July 16, 2015 by 

Volkswagen V-Charge

VW Working On Automated Parking And Electric Car Charging: Video

Even if you're pretty enthusiastic about driving, parking is probably more of a chore than a joy. That's why Volkswagen is working on a way to potentially skip over that... read more July 15, 2015 by 

Rhys Millen and the eO PP03 at the 2015 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Rhys Millen Takes Overall 2015 Pikes Peak Victory Under Electric Power: Video

Sunday saw the 2015 Pikes Peak Hill Climb get underway in nearly perfect conditions, and surprisingly this year the overall winner was an electric car, the eO PP03 from... read more June 30, 2015 by 

Morgan EV3 electric 3 Wheeler prototype

Morgan To Premiere EV3 Electric 3 Wheeler Prototype At Goodwood

We all know that the Morgan 3 Wheeler is one of the greatest tools that you can use to enter motoring heaven. It's an open-top, reverse-trike, motorcycle-engined marvel... read more June 24, 2015 by 

Tesla Motors 'popup store' to display electric cars, Santa Barbara, CA, May 2015

Tesla Model 3 To Be Revealed In 2016, Enter Production In 2017

With Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] having missed some promised deadlines for the launch of its Model X SUV—it’s now due this fall—many industry watchers have... read more June 23, 2015 by 

Fisker Karma in Los Angeles

The New Fisker Plans To Start Karma Production In California

Since buying up the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive in early 2014, China's Wanxiang has been adamant it will be able to relaunch Fisker’s Karma... read more June 18, 2015 by 

2015 Tesla Model S 70D in new Ocean Blue color

Tesla Walking Away From Battery Swapping

Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] next big advancement in reducing range anxiety was its battery-swapping solution. The technology was announced in 2013 but has only made it to one... read more June 12, 2015 by 

Tesla Model X testing on California road, Mar 2015  [Twitter: ModelXnews]

Tesla Model X Anticipated In “Three Or Four” Months

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] let out a few pieces of information during its shareholder conference earlier this week, and CEO Elon Musk also shared that the company’s... read more June 12, 2015 by 


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