Tesla News & Insights

Green Light for New Gigafactories' Production Start
Green Light for New Gigafactories' Production Start
  • Gill D

This year, Texas Gigafactory is projected to play a significant role in Tesla's expansion, particularly in the second half of the year. More than a half-dozen new Tesla Model Y electric vehicles have been sighted at the automaker's Texas Gigafactory,......

Elon Musk
When a Volcano Erupts, Who Do You Call?
When a Volcano Erupts, Who Do You Call?
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Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, responded to letter about Tonga's internet outage following the tsunami by asking if the country would like to receive Starlink terminals to restore connectivity. Dr. Shane Reti, a New Zealand politician, wrote to Musk asking for Starlink's help, but Musk stated it would be tough, so he's waiting for solid clarification on the topic. According to Musk, Starlink does not currently have enough satellites in the......

Advice from the World's Richest Man
Advice from the World's Richest Man
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Elon Musk, the flamboyant co-founder of PayPal and Tesla, as well as SpaceX, Neuralink, and The Boring Company, is a......

Musk is Time's Person of the Year
Musk is Time's Person of the Year
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Another wild year for Tesla. It controls nearly two-thirds of the electric vehicle market in the United States. Hertz, a......

Amidst Tesla Investigation, Fans Celebrate Elon Musk Day
Amidst Tesla Investigation, Fans Celebrate Elon Musk Day

Tesla is facing scrutiny after a tragic accident involving a 2019 Model S vehicle occurred over the weekend near Houston.......

Energizing the Brotherly Love
Energizing the Brotherly Love

Kimbal Musk, the younger brother of Tesla’s Technoking, sold a portion of his Tesla shares earlier this week, raking in......

Software Updates
New FSD Version Rolls Out
New FSD Version Rolls Out

Tesla has started rolling out over-the-air software updates for version 9 of its long-awaited Full Self-Driving beta. As has been noted many times in the past, the system is not fully autonomous (yet) but offers an advanced driver assist system. Elon Musk announced that the software update (2021.4.18.12) would begin uploading after midnight on Friday, allowing thousands of Tesla customers who paid for the FSD option to use several of......

Official and Unofficial Tesla Updates
Official and Unofficial Tesla Updates

This week, there have been official software updates, FSD updates, and unofficial reports of changes to Tesla’s customer referral program.......

Refreshing New Tesla Details
Refreshing New Tesla Details

EV auto manufacturer, Tesla has released their latest software update as well as a new storage USB device for the......

Tesla Release its new Full Self-Driving Software
Tesla Release its new Full Self-Driving Software

Tesla has just released it's first beta version of its overhauled Autopilot. This week a selected group of Tesla drivers received the......

New Suspension View for the Model S and Model X
New Suspension View for the Model S and Model X

Tesla’s instrument cluster hasn’t been the focus of many updates, since attention has been diverted to the Model 3 and......

Tesla Tips
How does Tesla's Dog Mode Work?
How does Tesla's Dog Mode Work?
  • Gill D

In the summer, the inside of an automobile can become exceedingly hot. It doesn't take long for the temperature inside a vehicle to rise to deadly levels. For yourself, your loved ones, or your pet companions. You may occasionally find yourself in a position where you need to dash to the shop with your pet. On hot or cold days, even with your windows cracked, it's not a good idea......

Tesla's Biodefense Weapon Mode
Tesla's Biodefense Weapon Mode
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Teslas come with a plethora of useful and amusing supplementary functions. Bioweapon Defense Mode is one that is on the......

Does the outside temperature affect an EV’s range?
Does the outside temperature affect an EV’s range?
  • Gill D

When it comes to picking which electric vehicle to buy, range is generally the most important factor to consider. The......

How to deal with a flat tire on the Tesla Model 3
How to deal with a flat tire on the Tesla Model 3
  • Gill D

Tesla has a good reason for not incorporating a vehicle mainstay in its models, and drivers, for the most part,......

How much does it cost to insure a Tesla?
How much does it cost to insure a Tesla?
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The cost of Tesla vehicle insurance varies greatly depending on the model and trim you select, as well as other......

EV News
Wayve Startup (literally) Drives Us into the Future
Wayve Startup (literally) Drives Us into the Future
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Investors are placing large bets that self-driving issues will be overcome, and that autos will eventually take over driving duties from people. Microsoft and Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group have invested $200 million in self-driving startup Wayve.  Wayve aspires to be a key participant in the Robo-delivery and logistics space. It has now raised a total of $258 million for its technology, which is based on inexpensive video cameras around......

VW Trying to Keep Up
VW Trying to Keep Up
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Volkswagen Volkswagen is losing ground to Tesla in the race to dominate the electric vehicle market. The world's largest automaker announced......

2021 EV Roundup
2021 EV Roundup
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Tesla has issued a recall for nearly half a million electric vehicles due to safety concerns. However, the stock is......

5 EV Manufacturers to Watch in 2022
5 EV Manufacturers to Watch in 2022
  • Gill D

The globe is on the verge of a potentially disastrous climate disaster. And the only way to avoid that is......

Toyota Tops Up EV Spending to Get Ahead
Toyota Tops Up EV Spending to Get Ahead
  • Gill D

Toyota is speeding up its electric vehicle manufacturing timetable, promising to deploy 30 EVs by 2030 rather than the previously......

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