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Tesla has delivered its first cars made in China, marking a major milestone for the electric vehicle maker. Fifteen Model 3 sedans were handed over at the company’s so-called “Gigafactory” near Shanghai. It comes as Elon Musk’s...

By Howard Johnson on Dec 30th, 2019

Tesla announced on Thursday that its latest V3 Supercharging station was open in Las Vegas, near the High Roller and the Linq hotel. The system is a full-featured Tesla charging station that makes use of not only the brand-new V3 charging platform...

By Steve Weichel on Jul 20th, 2019

Tesla said it is investigating a video on Chinese social media that appears to show one of its vehicles bursting into flames in Shanghai. In a statement, the carmaker said it had sent a team to investigate the matter, and that there were no...

By Howard Johnson on Apr 22nd, 2019

Electric-car maker Tesla has reversed a decision to drastically increase prices for its charging stations, following a backlash from customers. Owners had complained the price rise – estimated to be around 30% – would mean electric...

By Steve Weichel on Jan 23rd, 2019
New Tesla feature

Via an app, the turn signal or the scroll wheel on the left steering wheel can be changed with fart tones. That is not the only feature, you can even a chimney fire mode can also be activated. Smartphones today have many features that are not...

By Howard Johnson on Dec 18th, 2018

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