Tesla News

  • Tesla Model S beats Porsche Taycan’s Nurburgring lap by ~20 secs: German auto mag
    A German motoring publication recently reported that Tesla’s “Plaid Powertrain” Model S prototype on the Nurburgring has effectively destroyed the lap record of the Porsche Taycan around the iconic track. What’s particularly remarkable was that the Model S reportedly beat ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    2 hours ago
  • Tesla owner shares insights after Model 3 protects him from violent high-speed crash
    A Tesla Model 3 owner recently walked away from a frightening accident in Switzerland, and he credits his Tesla Model 3 Performance‘s 5-star Safety Rating for helping him escape the incident with only minor injuries. Tobias Frey, a 33-year old ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    3 hours ago
  • Tesla Gigafactory 3 passes comprehensive inspection amid V10’s rollout in China
    Recent reports from local Chinese media have revealed that Tesla’s Gigafactory 3 complex has achieved yet another milestone. After a series of inspections on Gigafactory 3’s Phase 1 construction zone, officials have granted a ” comprehensive acceptance” of the site, ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    5 hours ago
  • Tesla Gigafactory 3 passes major inspection amid V10’s introduction in China
    Recent reports from local Chinese media have revealed that Tesla’s Gigafactory 3 complex has achieved yet another milestone. After a series of inspections on Gigafactory 3’s Phase 1 construction zone, officials have granted a ” comprehensive acceptance” of the site, ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    5 hours ago
  • SpaceX wants to move Starship Mk2 to one of its Florida launch pads later this month
    According to documents filed with local city and transportation authorities in recent months and cataloged by a few local news outlets and spaceflight fans, SpaceX is preparing to transport its East Coast Starship prototype – known as “Mk2” – as ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    8 hours ago
  • Porsche shows Taycan in real-world scenarios in new highlight video
    Porsche has ramped up its marketing push for the zero-emissions Taycan following news of the car’s record-breaking performance at the Nürburgring racetrack in late August.  Giving car buyers an in-depth look at their first all-electric sports sedan, Porsche uploaded a ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 17-09-19
    13 hours ago
  • First look at Tesla Model 3’s pedestrian noisemaker in action
    Following reports from the electric car community suggesting that Tesla has begun equipping noisemakers on the Model 3, EV community members who ordered electric cars manufactured on or after September 1 are now getting their first look at the newly-added ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 16-09-19
    18 hours ago
  • SpaceX’s first West Coast Falcon 9 launch in eight months now set for early 2020
    After what is set to be a more than 8-month lull, SpaceX’s California launch facilities are scheduled to support a Falcon 9 launch no earlier than February 2020. Speaking at 2019’s World Satellite Business Week, Raúl Kulichevsky – a director ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 16-09-19
    20 hours ago
  • Tesla V10’s ‘(I’m Feeling) Hungry/Lucky’ function is a local business booster
    Tesla’s V10 Update to members of its Early Access Program included several novel features for the electric car maker’s vehicles, from new games to a cool “Theater” function. Also included in V10’s list of features is the “(I’m Feeling) Lucky/Hungry” ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 16-09-19
    22 hours ago
  • Auto experts reveal why Tesla’s batteries hold a comfortable lead in range
    One of the reasons why the narrative of the “Tesla Killer” has effectively died is due to the pervading lead that Tesla holds over the competition in terms of range. Amidst the long-predicted entrance of competing vehicles from established automakers ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 16-09-19
    24 hours ago