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2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Hit Hard In Consumer Reports Reliability Rankings

Remember this past August when the Tesla Model S broke Consumer Reports' own 100-point scale during testing? The Model S P85D tested received a score of 103 points as it reportedly set new benchmarks in several areas. ALSO SEE: Tesla Owners Begin Posting Autopilot Videos Consumer Reports also looks... read more

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Tesla Autopilot suite of features  -  with version 7.0 update

Tesla Version 7.0 Software Update Activates First Autopilot Features

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] has been teasing Model S owners with its planned Autopilot autonomous driving system for quite some time now. The hardware necessary for the system... read more October 15, 2015 by


 
Volkswagen C Coupe GTE concept, 2015 Shanghai Auto Show

VW doubles down on EVs post diesel scandal, promises all-electric Phaeton

In the wake of its diesel emissions scandal, the Volkswagen Group has decided to double down on electric car development and promote a future of zero emission vehicles. In... read more October 14, 2015 by


 
Tesla presentation slide from June, 2012 outlining 'Gen 3' platform variants

Elon Musk: There Will Be A Model 3 And A Model Y

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk may have inadvertently announced the name of the electric car company’s planned fifth model, believed to be a high-riding... read more October 9, 2015 by


 
Porsche Mission E concept, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

Porsche Mission E: Gearing up to go faster than Tesla Model S?

The Porsche Mission E concept, if it’s headed to production, could end up being quite the rival to Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S P90D. And just as in the Model S... read more October 8, 2015 by


 
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Fisker Gets New Name And Logo: Video

It was in early 2014 that China’s Wanxiang bought the remains of bankrupt electric car startup Fisker Automotive. Since then the company has launched a new website for... read more October 2, 2015 by


 
2016 Tesla Model X launch in Fremont, California

2016 Tesla Model X Makes Debut

It was in early 2012 that Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] first unveiled a prototype version of the Model X and confirmed the electric crossover for production. Now the first... read more September 30, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model X shown on configurator - Image via Tesla Motors Club

2016 Tesla Model X EPA Ratings, Range Now Available

The long-awaited Tesla Model X crossover is getting closer to reality. It's so close, in fact, that EPA ratings are now available. Head over to fueleconomy.gov and you can... read more September 29, 2015 by


 
2016 Artega Scalo

Germany’s Artega Reborn As Electric Sports Car And Recreation Brand

Germany’s Artega was established in the previous decade by a group of auto industry veterans as a niche sports car brand targeting the European market. It unveiled just... read more September 28, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model S at Supercharger site in Ventura, CA, with just one slot open  [photo: David Noland]

Tesla “Totally Cool” With Rivals Using Supercharger Network, Already In Talks With European Firm

This past week, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO and founder Elon Musk has been in Europe where he helped inaugurate a final assembly plant for the Model S in the Dutch city of... read more September 28, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model X 'Falcon' doors in action

Watch The Tesla Model X SUV’s ‘Falcon’ Doors In Action: Video

Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X is set for an official reveal tomorrow when the first examples of the electric SUV are delivered to their eagerly awaiting customers... read more September 28, 2015 by


 
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013

Elon Musk: Tesla Could Get 600-Mile Range by 2017

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk said we can expect to see a Tesla with over a 600-mile range as soon as 2017, and that by 2020, the figure could climb to 725 miles... read more September 25, 2015 by


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive  -  First Drive, May 2014

Mercedes Exec Hints Upcoming Tesla Fighter Will Be An SUV

The last thing we heard about a Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] rival from Mercedes-Benz was that it was "coming soon." Other than potential for a 300-mile range, details regarding... read more September 23, 2015 by


 
Apple store

Apple Car Could Roll As Early As 2019: Report

Apple is yet to even mention the possibility of it developing a car but numerous reports and industry clues point in just that direction. It was at the start of this year... read more September 22, 2015 by


 
Porsche Mission E Concept  -  2015 Frankfurt Auto Show live photos

Porsche design chief talks about the Mission E concept: Video

The Porsche Mission E electric sports sedan concept turned out to be one of the major stars of this week’s Frankfurt Auto Show, not only because of its sensuous lines... read more September 18, 2015 by


 
Thunder Power Sedan concept, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

Thunder Power Sedan Is Taiwan's Take On The Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] is currently the go-to machine for those looking to add electrified style and performance in their life. Other automakers have, of course, noticed... read more September 17, 2015 by


 
 

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