Consumer Reports: Tesla's got reliability issues

Consumer Reports: Tesla's got reliability issues

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Consumer Reports: Tesla's got reliability issues
Consumer Reports recently gave the Tesla Model S P85D a nearly unheard of perfect score for its usability and performance. Reliability, though? That's another thing altogether. The Model S might be fun to drive, with great handling and amazing … Related
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Tesla's Autopilot lowers probability of having an accident by 50% based on …

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Tesla's Autopilot lowers probability of having an accident by 50% based on …
Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk made an interesting comment that went mostly unnoticed during a talk in Norway. While talking with Minister of Transport and Communications Ketil Solvik-Olsen, Musk said that based on early data from the Autopilot program … Related
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For $10k, you can upgrade your Tesla Model S to Ludicrous mode

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For $10k, you can upgrade your Tesla Model S to Ludicrous mode
Quick one: if you own a Tesla Model S, you can now upgrade it to a (self-proclaimed) ludicrous level of performance for ten thousand of your finest US dollars. Yes, Tesla has announced a retrofit option for owners of the P90D, allowing an upgrade to … Related
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Consumer Reports Says Tesla Model S is Epic But Model X, Not So Much (TSLA)

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Consumer Reports Says Tesla Model S is Epic But Model X, Not So Much (TSLA)
Although there are a lot of opinions about electric cars, most would agree with this statement — the Model S from Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is the best EV available today. It has won the world over again and again, and has the awards to prove it. Related
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Tesla Stores Will Reportedly Take Model 3 Deposits 10am Worldwide

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Tesla Stores Will Reportedly Take Model 3 Deposits 10am Worldwide
Following the widely reported news that Tesla will begin taking the first Model 3 deposits in stores beginning on March 31 at 10am Pacific Time, a new tip comes our way that suggests reservation deposits may begin 10am worldwide. According to Cesar … Related
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Why Did Ford Buy Tesla's Model X SUV?

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Why Did Ford Buy Tesla's Model X SUV?
While it's unclear exactly what Ford might be doing with the Tesla Model X it bought, it's not uncommon for a company to completely tear down its purchase. In fact, most automakers, after buying a competitor's car, will tear it down piece by piece to … Related
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2016 Tesla Model S dual-motor range launches in Australia : P85D with …

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2016 Tesla Model S dual-motor range launches in Australia : P85D with …
Tesla Motors has taken the wraps off its Australian dual-motor Model S range, expanding the line-up from two rear-wheel-drive options to five models, including two rear- and three all-wheel-drive variants. The entry-level all-wheel-drive Tesla is the … Related
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Tesla Model 3 Reservation Holder Survey Tells An Exciting Tale

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Tesla Model 3 Reservation Holder Survey Tells An Exciting Tale
The Tesla Model 3 unveiling was arguably the most anticipated automotive event in our lifetimes, if not in the last 100 years. The car not only brings with it the promise of Tesla ownership to millions who were unable to afford a Model S, but also the … Related
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Tesla's new car is locking out owners

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Tesla's new car is locking out owners
Tesla also issued a voluntary recall in early April for the Model X due to an issue that can cause the third-row seats to "flip" forward in the event of a crash. Considering the Tesla Model X starts at $80,000, with signature models beginning at a … Related
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Early-Build Tesla Model X SUVs Face Quality Issues

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Early-Build Tesla Model X SUVs Face Quality Issues
Michael Karpf flew earlier this month to the Tesla Motors factory in Fremont, Calif., to pick up his new Model X electric sport-utility vehicle—known for a 200-plus mile battery range and Tesla CEO Elon Musk's claim that it's "the fastest SUV in … Related
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Elon Musk Confirms Tesla's Model 3 Has Nearly 400000 Orders

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Elon Musk Confirms Tesla's Model 3 Has Nearly 400000 Orders
The new sedan debuted less than a month ago. Less than a month after unveiling Tesla Motors' latest model, CEO Elon Musk says his electric car company has already received nearly 400,000 orders for its Model 3 sedan. Musk confirmed that order estimate … Related
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Tesla's Secret 'Master Plan' — A Look Back at How Elon Musk Has Transformed …

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Tesla's Secret 'Master Plan' — A Look Back at How Elon Musk Has Transformed …
Musk's plan all along was to build several cars — in this case, the Tesla Roadster and the award-winning Model S — and generate enough capital so that he and his team could build an even more affordable car, all while changing the environment for the … Related
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Tesla Motor News: Apple Gets Serious In E-Car Production; Nabs Tesla's Former …

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Tesla Motor News: Apple Gets Serious In E-Car Production; Nabs Tesla's Former …
The electric vehicle (EV) media outlet, Electrek, revealed that the iPhone maker has hired ex Tesla Motors employee, Chris Porritt, to spearhead the company's "special project" which could be none other than Apple's purported automobile project, called … Related
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Will Tesla's Model X Quality Issues Translate to Model 3?

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Will Tesla's Model X Quality Issues Translate to Model 3?
Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model X has issues. Make no mistake, some early units of the all-electric SUV are fraught with a wide range of quality issues, including malfunctioning falcon wing doors, misaligned body panels, or seat glitches. Tesla Motors Club … Related
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Tesla's $35000 Model 3 Will Arrive In 2017

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Tesla's $35000 Model 3 Will Arrive In 2017
In the post, Musk detailed a plan to launch a high-performance sports car, the Tesla Roadster, and then "use that money to build an affordable car (Model S), and then "use that money to build an even more affordable car." Advertisement. Advertisement. Related
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Tesla Shares Dip After Consumer Reports Cites Quality Issues

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Tesla Shares Dip After Consumer Reports Cites Quality Issues
Tesla shares turned lower on Tuesday after Consumer Reports released an online article saying the car maker's Model X faces quality issues. The article highlights testimonies from Model X owners who have had a series of quality issues with the newly … Related
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Tesla Shares Dip After Consumer Reports Cites Quality Issues

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Tesla Shares Dip After Consumer Reports Cites Quality Issues
Tesla shares turned lower on Tuesday after Consumer Reports released an online article saying the car maker's Model X faces quality issues. The article highlights testimonies from Model X owners who have had a series of quality issues with the newly … Related
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Consumer Reports thrashes Tesla's Model X in unofficial review

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Consumer Reports thrashes Tesla's Model X in unofficial review
Tesla may still be riding high on reports that they've already tallied nearly 400,000 reservations for the Model 3, but the company's crossover SUV — the Model X — just can't seem to catch a break. About a week after Tesla issued a voluntary recall … Related
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Tesla's Self-Driving Heroics Aren't Special—They're Normal

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Tesla's Self-Driving Heroics Aren't Special—They're Normal
In fact, the awesome news, in the “awe-inspiring” sense of the word, is not that the car saved someone from danger. It's that the car worked exactly it should have. And even better, the technology that let it spot an oncoming accident and leap to … Related
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