Tuesday 17 July, 2018
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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