In case you missed this piece of news from earlier this week, a German Tesla Model S owner deliberately sacrificed his own car to save the life of another driver on Germany's Autobahn highway.Tesla CEO Elon Musk naturally heard...
GM is in a fix because of California. The California Air Resources Board requires that car makers sell a set percentage of zero emission vehicles (ZEVs) if they want to sell their other products in the state, and this will...
Just a short while after announcing the spin-off of Alphabet's self-driving car project into a new company called Waymo, the new entity has come out showcasing its fleet of self-driving minivans that will be used in test markets.The fleet...
The massive Tesla Gigafactory in the Nevada desert is projected to be the world’s largest battery factory by 2018. Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. The facility is a huge setup stretching 3/4 mile long...
Tesla Motors officially ends its extended free unlimited Supercharging offer today, January 15, 2017, and all vehicles ordered after today will be put under a tiered pricing for use of Tesla's Supercharger stations across the United States.The free unlimited...
Panasonic CEO Kazuhiro Tsuga today provided some clues as to when the Model 3 production bottlenecks at Tesla's Gigafactory might ease up. Citing automation issues leading to production delays, Tsuga said that automation on the battery production line is expected...
According to Country Caller, a report in Electronic Times, a South Korean site, shows that Samsung will soon sign a deal with Tesla Motors to supply semiconductor chips for the latter's self-driving tech.No details have been made public at...
Hot on the heels of Panasonic CEO saying that the automation process for battery production for the Model 3 would soon kick in, causing production to rise sharply, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has come out saying that a...
At the C40 Cities Climate Summit in Paris on October 23, the mayors of several major cities such as Paris, Los Angeles and London have pledged to ban gasoline (petrol) and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their respective...
EV maker Tesla Motors said Tuesday that it had agreed to buy Perbix Machine Co. Inc., a Minnesota-based designer and fabricator of automated manufacturing equipment. The company already has an existing relationship with Elon Musk's company, having provided custom...
Two years ago Italian luxury car maker Maserati announced its intention to enter the electric vehicle (EV) with a range of plug-in hybrid vehicles that could hit the roads as early as the second half of 2017.Maserati's foray into...
Despite its recent troubles, Tesla Motors Co. seems to be doing very well in the luxury car segment with a nearly 33% market share. The Tesla Model S sedan, which is the sole contender in this segment, is the clear...
A recent article titled "There's a new challenger to lithium batteries", which was originally published on OilPrice.com and carried by Business Insider. In it, the writer highlights a research paper by Stanford researchers that their sodium-based battery could compete...
Tesla (TSLA) is in a fix, but it's a problem that any carmaker would kill for. What's going on behind the scenes at Tesla Motors, what are the dynamics impacting the EV market, and can Tesla overcome the challenges...
The FF 91 from Faraday Future is possibly the only electric vehicle in the world that's made us wait for a full year before removing its iconic black tarp and revealing its form. It was definitely a delicious moment when...