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Unplugged Performance Wants To Become Tuner Of Teslas, Starts With Model S

A new group is looking to bring some more style to the world of the Tesla Model S. They're called Unplugged Performance, and they're based right near one of Tesla Motors's [NSDQ:TSLA] Supercharger stations in Hawthorne, California. It seems like the goal is to provide a range of products for the... read more

March 25, 2014 by 
 
Tesla Model X

Tesla's Gigafactory, Bonds And Other Future Plans Revealed

Tesla is a company on the move. While 2013 was an up and down year for the company--rave reviews and strong sales mixed with fire incidents and rapped knuckles from the NHTSA... read more February 28, 2014 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Voted Best Overall Vehicle By Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has put together its list of the best cars in 10 of the most popular vehicle segments, and the cream of the crop has proven to be none other than the Tesla... read more February 26, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Motors - Model S lithium-ion battery pack

Tesla Reveals Details On Plans For New ‘Giga Factory’

Tesla has reworked the ex-GM/Toyota NUMMI plant in Freemont, California into a high-tech electric car factory, but it may soon outgrow the place. The company--which has built... read more February 24, 2014 by 


 
Christian von Koenigsegg

Koenigsegg Founder Buys Tesla Model S, Says It's More Fun To Drive Than An M5

Koenigsegg founder Christian von Koenigsegg has revealed he’s a huge fan of electric cars, and that he sees the zero-emission vehicles becoming a dominant form of... read more February 11, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model X all-electric crossover with 'Falcon Doors' open

Tesla Model X Will Be All-Wheel-Drive Only, Arrives Within A Year

For many, it's hard to get excited about crossovers, but when that crossover is all-electric, all-wheel drive, and sports awesome/crazy "falcon wings," it's much easier to... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S

Saleen To Build High-Performance Custom Tesla Model S

Saleen Automotive, the well-known but at times embattled empire of Steve Saleen, has announced it will build a high-performance version of a new car. No, it's not the 2015... read more January 30, 2014 by 


 
Two Tesla Model Ses face off in the quietest drag race ever

The Quietest Drag Race Ever: Tesla Model S Vs. Tesla Model S

Earlier this week we brought you video of a Tesla Model S giving a 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray a run for its money on the straight strip. Today, there's no doubt the Model S... read more January 30, 2014 by 


 
2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray takes on the Tesla Model S at the drag strip

Tesla Model S Takes On 2014 Corvette Stingray At The Drag Strip: Video

Much has been made of the Tesla Model S's performance chops, particularly in the 85-kWh Performance version. But even more has been made of the 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray's... read more January 28, 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 


 
Tesla Model X at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

AT&T Bringing High-Speed Internet To Future Tesla Models

Tesla Motors can count itself among the more advanced automakers on the road, its Model S sedan gaining plaudits from around the globe and a loyal fanbase the envy of many a... read more January 8, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Store Los Angeles [photo: Misha Bruk / MBH Architects]

Analyst Predicts Tesla Motors Sale In 2014

The progress of Tesla Motors, electric car startup co-founded by PayPal billionaire Elon Musk, has been eye-opening for many in 2013. While the company hasn't been immune to... read more December 31, 2013 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

2014 Tesla Model S A Five-Star-Safe Car, Says NHTSA

Earlier this year Tesla was granted a full five stars in the NHTSA's round of vehicle crash testing for its Model S electric car. While the way Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more December 26, 2013 by 


 
Tesla Motors, Palo Alto, California

Tesla Gears Up For Another 35,000 Cars With Factory Upgrades

With help from the state of California, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] is looking to significantly expand its production capacity. Tax breaks will allow the company to save up to... read more December 18, 2013 by 


 
Tesla Model S purchased with Bitcoins from Lamborghini Newport Beach

First Tesla Model S Purchased With Bitcoin

If you're not familiar with Bitcoin, you might want to change that. The electronic cryptocurrency is rapidly gaining acceptance around the globe, with many businesses--and... read more December 5, 2013 by 


 
Third Tesla Model S catches fire after hitting road debris. Photo via Twitter user @NASHVILLAIN_

Tesla Battery Fires: NHTSA Seeking Detailed Info, Germany Finds No Defect

While some see a recent string of three battery fires involving Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S electric sedan as nothing more than unfortunate happenstance, the National... read more December 3, 2013 by 


 
 

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