Tesla and SpaceX CEO noted that he could not afford to pay for a mechanic to fix his car, so he did it himself with junkyard parts.
San Francisco: Peter Thiel, a Trump supporter and entrepreneur has called Tesla CEO Elon Musk, a “negative role model” due to his many innovations which make him difficult to emulate. Thiel while debating the question: “Has true innovation stalled?” with Robert Metcalfe, professor at University of Texas during UCLA’s Internet50[Read More…]
The estimated cost of a 2,000-square-foot solar roof is $33,950 and comes with a 25-year warranty.
India has taken a slew of measures to promote the use electric cars in the country. It recently slashed Goods and services tax (GST) on electric vehicles to five per cent from earlier 12 per cent.
Tesla has already unveiled games that drivers can play on the displays in their cars
Tesla reported revenue of $6.3 billion — a significant improvement from Q2 last year when it reported revenue of $4 billion
Adam Koszary, the programme manager for The Museum of English Rural Life, run by the University of Reading, will join Tesla in July.
The crash, which happened on March 1 in Florida, killed the 50-year-old Tesla driver Jeremy Beren Banner.
Last month, a viral footage showed a Tesla Model S appearing to explode at a car park in Shanghai.
The new cost-cutting initiative involves examining every payment, including “parts, salary, travel expenses, and rent.”
San Francisco: Tesla Founder and CEO Elon Musk could not hold his displeasure over Warren Buffett’s remarks that selling insurance is not Tesla’s cup of tea, leading to a couple of tweets related to the billionaire investor. The Berkshire Founder and CEO Buffett, during the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting last[Read More…]
San Francisco: Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that the electric car maker is ready to fly autonomous robotaxis from 2020. Making a series of bold predictions during the Tesla Autonomy Day at the Palo Alto-based headquarters late on Monday, Musk said the company expects to get necessary approvals by[Read More…]
After investigating, the Tesla board found that there was no evidence of a physical altercation.
Model Y, being an SUV, is about 10 per cent bigger than Model 3.
San Francisco: Elon Musk-founded electric car maker Tesla has announced an entry-level Model 3 sedan for $35,000 that will have a top speed of 130 miles per hour with 220 miles of range. The announcement came a day after Elon Musk changed his Twitter handle to Elon Tusk to the[Read More…]
Beijing, Electric car maker Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday said he was set to lay the foundation of a Tesla Gigafactory in China that is expected to produce 500,000 electric vehicles per year — doubling the production capacity of Tesla. “Looking forward to breaking ground on the @Tesla Shanghai[Read More…]
San Francisco, To show the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it is reigning in Elon Musk from sending out irresponsible tweets, the electric car company Tesla has named Oracle heavyweight Larry Ellison and top-ranked HR executive Kathleen Wilson-Thompson to its board. A long-time Musk friend, Ellison is Co-founder[Read More…]
San Francisco: Renewing speculation of Apple’s self-driving car, the Cupertino-based tech giant has hired former Tesla senior designer Andrew Kim. Kim worked extensively on Tesla Model 3, S, X and Y along with the Roadster V2 and the Semi. “His LinkedIn profile says that he joined the company in December[Read More…]
The third member of the Audi e-tron series, the GT, has been unveiled in concept form at the 2018 LA Auto Show. The SUV and the sportback are slated to launch in 2019. And following in their footsteps, the lower, faster and sleeker GT concept brings battery power to fast[Read More…]
San Francisco: Electric car company Tesla on Thursday announced the appointment of Robyn Denholm, an executive at Australian firm Telstra, to become the Chair of the Tesla Board. Denholm takes over the role from Elon Musk who agreed to step down as Chairman of Tesla for three years and pay[Read More…]
San Francisco: Tesla CEO Elon Musk has denied that James Murdoch, the younger son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, is going to replace him at electric car maker Tesla. Reacting to a Financial Times report that claimed James Murdoch was going to join Tesla as Chairman, Musk tweeted on Thursday[Read More…]
San Francisco, Oct 7 (IANS) Want to send your photo to space? Tesla’s new referral programme rewards owners by sending an image of their choice “etched in glass” to deep space, the media reported. According to a Daily Mail report, Tesla customers who encourage their friends and family to purchase[Read More…]
San Francisco: Apple displaced Google to become the top brand in the world in 2018 while Facebook, mired in data breach controversies, fell to ninth place in the top 100 brands globally, an annual report said on Thursday. According to global brand consultancy Interbrand’s “Best 100 Global Brands 2018” report,[Read More…]
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Elon Musk has agreed to step down as chairman of Tesla Inc. for three years and pay a $20 million fine in a deal with the stock market regulatory authority, Securities and Exchange Commission (S.E.C.) to resolve securities fraud charges. The S.E.C. announced the deal[Read More…]
Despite Chairman and CEO Elon Musk claiming that Tesla will ramp up production of its Model 3 car to 6,000 units per week, the electric carmaker has reportedly missed the goal and made only 4,300 units in the last week of August. “Tesla is on track for a production record[Read More…]
In a surprise move, Elon Musk has announced to take his electric car maker company Tesla private at $420 per share. A final decision has not yet been made, but the reason for doing this is all about creating the environment for Tesla to operate best. “As a public company, we[Read More…]
San Francisco: Aiming to ramp up its production targets to 5,000 cars a week, Elon Musk-run Tesla has reported revenue of $3.4 billion for the first quarter of 2018, saying that Model 3 production hit 2,270 a week in April. Tesla’s cash balance dropped but the US-based electric vehicle automaker[Read More…]
San Francisco: Tesla has recalled about 123,000 Model S sedans, asking customers with cars built before April 2016 to have their power steering bolts replaced, the media reported. A Tesla spokesperson on Thursday said the company has observed “excessive corrosion” of the part in some cold climates where a certain[Read More…]
The first-ever Tesla has landed in India, and it’s a blue Model X with its steering on the right side. It could be a personal vehicle and not meant for official testing. Tesla allowed Indians to book the Model 3 but hasn’t since signalled if or when it’ll arrive. The vehicle, imported by Greenwich Meridian Logistics[Read More…]
Mahindra is presently the only electric vehicle manufacturer in India with three EVs up for sale – the eVerito, the e2o Plus and the eSupro. The Indian carmaker, popular majorly for manufacturing SUVs, ventured into the EV space almost half a decade ago, and now wants to make the most of the[Read More…]