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Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Acceleration-Improving Tesla Model S P85D Update Coming, Musk Tweets

With an established 0-60 mph time of just 3.2 seconds, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] says its all-wheel drive Model S P85D electric car is already the quickest production sedan in the world, but it may be about to get even quicker. CEO and co-founder Elon Musk tweeted yesterday that a software update... read more

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Concept drawings for Elon Musk’s 800-mph Hyperloop

Engineers Continue Work On Elon Musk's Hyperloop

Because electric cars and rockets apparently aren't interesting enough, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk last year proposed a futuristic transportation... read more December 19, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model X at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Elon Musk Talks Tesla Model X Details On European Tour

Tesla Motors is among the most tight-lipped car companies, but luckily for fans and prying journalists, it's also one of the smallest. That means CEO Elon Musk and CTO J.B... read more February 10, 2014 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Musk Says Chinese Factory In Tesla's Long-Term Plans

If you're an automaker selling cars in China, doing so from outside the country is made much more difficult due to high import tariffs imposed at the border. But do so from... read more January 27, 2014 by 


 
Concept drawings for Elon Musk’s 800-mph Hyperloop

High-Speed Hyperloop A Step Closer With New Company

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk cemented his image as a cross between Tony Stark, Steve Jobs and Hank Scorpio when he revealed his plans for Hyperloop back in August. The... read more November 1, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk Promises Autobahn-Tuned Model S: Video

Here in the U.S., Tesla Model S owners are likely to rarely reach the car’s 130 mph top speed, but in Germany, where the electric sedan has just been launched, this... read more October 22, 2013 by 


 
Submersible Lotus Esprit from James Bond flick ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’

Elon Musk Is Buyer Of James Bond Lotus Submarine, Plans To Make It Electric

Not long ago, it was revealed that the Lotus Esprit submarine from the 1977 James Bond flick The Spy Who Loved Me was sold at auction for close to a million dollars. In case... read more October 18, 2013 by 


 
Concept drawings for Elon Musk’s 800-mph Hyperloop

Elon Musk Reveals Details On 800-MPH Hyperloop

After first dropping hints a year ago on a revolutionary form of transportation dubbed the Hyperloop, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has now revealed the details behind the... read more August 12, 2013 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S beta vehicle, Fremont, CA, October 2011

Elon Musk Reveals Tesla's Future Plans, Promises Affordable ‘Gen 3’ Sedan In Late 2016

At its recent annual shareholder meeting held in the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, Tesla’s CEO and co-founder Elon Musk revealed some insightful... read more June 5, 2013 by 


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

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Reveals Targets For Affordable 'Gen 3' Models

Talk of an affordable electric car from Tesla dates back all the way to 2009, and we have no doubt the company’s CEO Elon Musk had envisaged launching such a model when... read more May 28, 2013 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S Signature

Tesla Pays Back Government Loan--Nine Years Early

Tesla has confirmed it has paid off the entire loan awarded to it by the Department of Energy back in 2010--a full nine years ahead of schedule. The Californian startup wired... read more May 23, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S electric sport sedan [photo by owner David Noland]

Tesla Motors To Issue More Shares, CEO Elon Musk To Buy Some

You may never have heard of a "short squeeze," but Tesla is benefiting greatly from it right now. The stock of the Silicon Valley startup electric-car maker has soared in... read more May 16, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S May Get Battery Swapping Soon: Report

The 2013 Tesla Model S has received rave reviews, including the best score that Consumer Reports has given any car in six years. The stock of Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] is on a... read more May 14, 2013 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S

Is Tesla Planning More Model S Variants?

On Monday Tesla [NASDQ:TSLA] came out with its third-quarter financial results, and while the company reported a loss of $110.8 million, this was almost entirely outweighed... read more November 8, 2012 by 


 
Tesla Supercharger fast-charging system for electric cars

Tesla 'Supercharger' Fast-Charging System Has Landed

At the start of this year, Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk made the bold promise his company would eventually launch a network of fast-charging systems to allow owners of... read more September 25, 2012 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S

Tesla Losses Widen But Model S Roll Out Remains On Track

It’s been a busy couple of months for Californian startup Tesla, which officially commenced deliveries of its second model, the 2012 Model S electric sedan recently... read more July 26, 2012 by 


 
 

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