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2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Electric Drive

Mercedes-Benz Says Tesla Rival Is Coming Soon

Right now, Tesla has the high-end electric market all to itself—but that's about to change. In an interview with Germany's Auto Moto und Sport, development chief Thomas Weber revealed company is working on a vehicle to battle head-to-head with Elon Musk's sexy sedan. At over 300 miles, range... read more

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Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model S P85D So Good It Broke The Scale At Consumer Reports

When Consumer Reports tests a vehicle, it provides a score for that vehicle along a set point scale. The folks at the influential magazine, already fans of Tesla Motors'... read more August 27, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S Autopilot

Tesla To Test Autopilot System Through Consumer Trials

Tesla has been teasing its customers with the upcoming Autopilot autonomous driving system for quite some time now. The tech has been hanging in front of their faces for... read more August 20, 2015 by 


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

Tesla Issues More Stock In Quest To Raise $500 Million

In its second quarter financial results announced earlier in the month, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] revealed that it had burned through $1.12 billion over the first six months... read more August 13, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Charger Prototype

Tesla's Robotic Charger Prototype Proves Humans Are Doomed: Video

There's no indication when—or if—this Tesla charger prototype will go on sale. It's undeniably cool, however, and as autonomous cars begin to make their way to... read more August 7, 2015 by 


 
2016 Tesla Model S

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... read more August 6, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model X

Tesla Model X Deliveries Start September, Model 3 Design To Be Shown Early 2016

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] has released a bundle of information about its future plans in a letter to shareholders outlining its second quarter financial results. In the... read more August 6, 2015 by 


 
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 


 
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 


 
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 


 
2015 Tesla Model S 70D, Apr 2015  [photo: David Noland]

Tesla Finishes Last In New Study, Numbers Don't Tell Whole Story

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] has received loads of glowing praise, but new research indicates its efforts to disrupt traditional dealer networks could hurt it in the eyes of some... read more July 7, 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 


 
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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