Saturday 17 November, 2018
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Tesla has announced a new parking feature for some of its cars. Elon Musk took to Twitter to make the announcement instead of via press releases or media appearance. In a series of tweets, he wrote: Tesla advanced Summon ready in ~6 weeks!...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 5th, 2018

Tesla shares have fallen following a report that it is seeking refunds from some suppliers. The electric carmaker, which is headed by Elon Musk, told suppliers the refunds were critical to its ability to stay in business, according to the Wall...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 24th, 2018

Tesla has been removed from the investigation into the fatal crash of one of its semi-autonomous vehicles. In March, a Tesla vehicle operating in Autopilot mode crashed in California, killing the driver. Tesla has suggested the driver was at...

By Howard Johnson on Apr 15th, 2018

Electric carmaker Tesla says a vehicle involved in a fatal crash in California was in Autopilot mode, raising further questions about the safety of self-driving technology. One of the company’s Model X cars crashed into a roadside barrier...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 1st, 2018

Tesla reported a loss of $293m (£220m) for the second quarter – the electric car maker’s thirteenth consecutive quarterly loss. Sales for the period from April to June were $1.3bn, which was less than analysts’ forecasts...

By Steve Weichel on Aug 4th, 2016

US authorities are investigating the first death potentially caused by self-driving technology. The driver of a Tesla car died in Florida in May after colliding with a lorry. Under scrutiny is Tesla’s Autopilot feature, which automatically...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 3rd, 2016

US electric carmaker Tesla has offered to buy solar panel company SolarCity in a bid to expand its clean energy business. The company has made an all-stock deal worth as much as $2.8bn (£1.9bn). Tesla shares fell 10% in extended trading after...

By Steve Weichel on Jun 22nd, 2016

Tesla Motors has revealed that supplies of its Model X electric car have been impacted by a shortage of parts meaning delays for some who have ordered them. It blamed its own “hubris” for overloading the Model X with technology. It...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 6th, 2016

Tesla CEO and co-founder Elon Musk has some strong words about Apple and the employees it’s hired recently. Let’s take a look at technology stocks to watch as we close out the week: Tesla. Verbal shots were fired by Musk during...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 10th, 2015