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Tesla Motors still advertising $500/mo price despite revision of calculator settings

Tesla Model S For $500 Per Month? No. Just No.

Elon Musk is putting his money where his mouth is, but it's actually not much money at all, despite the big mouth. Announced today, a new financing plan makes it possible for buyers to get their hands on an 85 kWh Tesla Model S for a claimed $543 "effective monthly cost". It's not quite that... read more

April 2, 2013 by 
 
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Tesla's Appeal Lawsuit Against The BBC Dismissed

Tesla, it seems, can’t catch a break in the media in 2013. First, The New York Times published a less-than-stellar review of the Model S, criticizing the car’s... read more March 6, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla's Elon Musk Puts The Cost Of Bad Press At $100 Million: Video

The strange and curious case of The New York Times versus Tesla just won’t seem to go away. What was supposed to be a tech piece on Tesla’s new Supercharger... read more February 26, 2013 by 


 
Motor Authority's Tesla Hangout on Air

Tesla Motors, Model S, And The New York Times: Hangout With Motor Authority

Earlier this week part of our team including editorial director Marty Padgett, social media manager Joel Feder, and senior editor John Voelcker gathered together virtually... read more February 21, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla Sells 2,650 Model S Sedans in 2012, Predicts Q1 Profit

As CEO Elon Musk explained in yesterday’s Tesla conference call, 2012 was a pivotal year for the electric automaker. It began with the firm still producing limited... read more February 21, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla's Elon Musk Responds To The New York Times

On Tuesday, we brought you the story of The New York Times, represented by writer John M. Broder, versus electric car maker Tesla. While the entire incident has been... read more February 14, 2013 by 


 
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Elon Musk Refutes New York Times Tesla Model S Review: Video

The task for The New York Times' contributor John M. Broder sounded simple enough: to highlight Tesla’s newly-installed Supercharger Stations at Interstate 95 rest... read more February 12, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla Model S Runs The Quarter Mile In 12.371 Seconds: Video

The flagship of the Tesla Model S range, the Model S Performance, comes with a power rating of 301 kilowatts (416 horsepower) as well as an 85 kWh battery pack that the EPA... read more January 29, 2013 by 


 
Tesla Model X at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model X Shows Its Insides: Detroit Auto Show Live Pictures

The Tesla Model X crossover is the next vehicle expected from electric automaker Tesla. While we’ve seen the exterior styling of the Model X (including its unique... read more January 14, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla Wins Minor Victory Against Massachusetts Dealers

You might think it's no big deal for a carmaker to sell its cars directly to the public, but you'd be wrong. In fact, for dealers, it's a very big deal. For Tesla, it has... read more January 4, 2013 by 


 
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Tesla's 'Supercharger' Fast-Chargers Spread To East Coast

Having successfully launched its first ‘Supercharger’ fast-charging stations on the West Coast back in September, electric car startup Tesla has quietly added... read more December 26, 2012 by 


 
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Tesla Model S 60-kWh Variant Given 208 Mile Range Rating By EPA

Aside from their higher purchase prices, the biggest reason consumers shy away for electric vehicles as primary transportation seems to be their limited range. That begs a... read more December 7, 2012 by 


 
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Tesla Reprices The 2013 Model S Sedan

Last week we told you that Tesla would be announcing a price increase on its 2013 Model S sedan, for all orders taken on or after January 1, 2013. At the time, the electric... read more November 29, 2012 by 


 
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Tesla Model S Price Rise On The Horizon

The Tesla Model S electric luxury sedan has been a runaway success, with the car praised by most that have driven it and order books already registering more than 13,000... read more November 21, 2012 by 


 
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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 


 
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Tesla’s Third Quarter Results Mix Bad With Good

For Tesla Motors fans, owners and investors, this morning’s third-quarter earnings call was a mixture of bad news and good news. First, the bad news: the start-up... read more November 5, 2012 by 


 
 

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