Tesla News

  • Tesla Cybertruck Mini takes out full-sized Ford F-150 in tug-of-war bout
    A Tesla Cybertruck in 1:2 scale recently competed in a series of tug-of-war matches against several vehicles, including a full-sized Ford F-150 pickup truck. Just like its full-sized, brutalist big brother, the smaller Cybertruck outperformed its competitors, though it needed ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 29-02-20
    1 hour ago
  • Tesla Model S Performance slays tuned Acura NSX in drag strip duel
    A Tesla Model S Performance recently crushed a modified Acura NSX on a heads-up drag race in Miami, with the former edging the latter in two of three races. DragTimes pitted the two potent vehicles against each other in a ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    13 hours ago
  • Tesla rival Toyota admits uncomfortable truth about its ‘self-charging’ cars: ‘It’s powered by petrol’
    As it turns out, it only takes one sharp-witted Twitter user to get Toyota to admit that its well-promoted “self-charging hybrid” cars are actually powered by none other than petrol. The exchange was posted on the social media platform, following ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    16 hours ago
  • Tesla Model 3 grabs UK Car of the Year Award for 2020
    The Tesla Model 3 grabbed the UK Car of the Year 2020 award after bagging the Best Executive vehicle category in February. The Model 3 victory registered a back-to-back win for electric vehicles following Jaguar I-PACE’s win last year. It ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    19 hours ago
  • SpaceX’s new Starship test stand to make life a little easier for Raptor engine engineers
    SpaceX recently debuted a new rocket engine test stand at its Central Texas development facilities and one specific aspect of the so-called ‘tripod stand’ could make life a lot easier for Starship’s Raptor engine engineers. The success of SpaceX’s extremely ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    23 hours ago
  • Tesla “big battery” in Australia is becoming a bigger nightmare for fossil fuel power generators
    Tesla’s “big battery” utility-scale Powerpack system at the Hornsdale Power Reserve in South Australia has yielded more than doubled the savings to consumers in 2019 than the year prior as it dominates fossil fuel generators on quicker demand response for ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    24 hours ago
  • By Miles’ Tesla insurance service ensures fair coverage for UK-based EV owners
    With one in ten cars now sold in the UK being electric, the revolution of the private transportation sector is undeniable. Electric cars are here, and at their forefront are tech-focused, always-connected vehicles like the Tesla Model 3, an EV ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 28-02-20
    1 day ago
  • SpaceX envisions massive rocket enclosure for military applications
    SpaceX has published the first renders of a massive tower (MST) designed to fully enclose a Falcon Heavy rocket, giving the US military access to certain prized satellite payloads even when the vehicle is vertical at the launch pad. Stretching ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 27-02-20
    1 day ago
  • Tesla’s ability to deliver the Model Y in various trims at launch is a big deal
    The initial deliveries of the Tesla Model Y are about to begin, and as more reservation holders are advised to prepare for delivery, it is becoming more evident that the electric car maker has turned a new page when it ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 27-02-20
    2 days ago
  • Tesla and PG&E eye massive 1GWh Megapack project involving wind and solar
    Tesla and PG&E are looking to build a massive 1GWh Megapack installation at the Moss Landing, California power facility. The Monterey County Planning Commission unanimously approved the Pacific Gas and Electric-backed project on Wednesday, which will be known as the ... read more
    Source: NewsPublished on 27-02-20
    2 days ago