Tesla requires all contractors to have an employee vouch for them

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends For the past month, Elon Musk has been focusing heavily on Tesla’s efficiency. To this end, Electrek … Continue reading Tesla requires all contractors to have an employee vouch for them

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Tesla patent reveals secret behind its solar roof tile’s camouflage capacity

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek The idea behind Tesla’s solar roof tiles was driven by Elon Musk seeing a need for more differentiation … Continue reading Tesla patent reveals secret behind its solar roof tile’s camouflage capacity

Tesla could have to offer computer retrofits to all Autopilot 2.0 and 2.5 cars by the end of next year

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Several comments made by CEO Elon Musk since the launch of its Autopilot 2.0 hardware suite in all … Continue reading Tesla could have to offer computer retrofits to all Autopilot 2.0 and 2.5 cars by the end of next year

Nikola sues Tesla and gets an 800-truck Anheuser-Busch order in the same week

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends This has been a fairly momentous week for Nikola Motors. On May 1 Nikola filed a patent … Continue reading Nikola sues Tesla and gets an 800-truck Anheuser-Busch order in the same week

Elon Musk calls out Tesla skeptics in a tweetstorm 2 days after his confrontational earnings call

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Business Insider Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter Friday morning to once again confront skeptics of his company. … Continue reading Elon Musk calls out Tesla skeptics in a tweetstorm 2 days after his confrontational earnings call

Tesla’s Autopilot VP is leaving for Intel

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to TechCrunch Tesla’s VP of Autopilot and low voltage hardware, Jim Keller, is leaving the company, Electrek first reported. In … Continue reading Tesla’s Autopilot VP is leaving for Intel

Months of bad news has battered Tesla’s image with customers, poll finds

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Ars Technica It’s no exaggeration to say that Tesla is a remarkable car company. Founded in 2003 by Martin … Continue reading Months of bad news has battered Tesla’s image with customers, poll finds

Tesla slightly increases the price of the Powerwall

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Just as we start seeing more Powerwall deployment from Tesla, the company slightly increases the price of the … Continue reading Tesla slightly increases the price of the Powerwall

Watch Tesla Autopilot automatically merge into another lane in a construction zone

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek The news about Tesla Autopilot lately has mainly been about the driver assist system’s limitations and it is … Continue reading Watch Tesla Autopilot automatically merge into another lane in a construction zone

EV startup unveils new electric hypercar with specs competing with Tesla’s new Roadster

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It looks like when Tesla launched its next-generation Roadster, it might have set the bar for new hypercars … Continue reading EV startup unveils new electric hypercar with specs competing with Tesla’s new Roadster

Tesla’s giant battery system gets praised by energy market operator: ‘rapid, accurate, and valuable’

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Since the success of its giant Powerpack system in Australia, Tesla has been rolling out several other massive energy … Continue reading Tesla’s giant battery system gets praised by energy market operator: ‘rapid, accurate, and valuable’

First Tesla solar roof customer installation is now up and running – feeding the grid and Powerwall

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Last week, we reported on the first few customer installations of the new Tesla solar roof tiles, but … Continue reading First Tesla solar roof customer installation is now up and running – feeding the grid and Powerwall

Tesla puts Model 3 Autopilot controls on the steering wheel

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget Tesla has rectified one of the biggest Model 3 issues that cropped up during early reviews from Engadget … Continue reading Tesla puts Model 3 Autopilot controls on the steering wheel

Tesla’s biggest recall to date will fix 123,000 early Model S cars

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends   But it’s airbag maker Takata that takes the unwanted crown for the biggest recall to date … Continue reading Tesla’s biggest recall to date will fix 123,000 early Model S cars

Tesla’s new navigation system will roll out this weekend

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to TechCrunch Owning a Tesla comes with plenty of perks, but there is still one major pain point for most … Continue reading Tesla’s new navigation system will roll out this weekend

Tesla Autopilot keeps impressing owners with its latest software update

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek After Tesla started pushing a new Autopilot update to the fleet last week, we reported on some of the first … Continue reading Tesla Autopilot keeps impressing owners with its latest software update

Tesla Semi prototype spotted apparently broken down makes naysayers rejoice, but there’s a twist

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek A Tesla Semi electric truck prototype is currently traveling in the Midwest as part of the automaker’s test … Continue reading Tesla Semi prototype spotted apparently broken down makes naysayers rejoice, but there’s a twist

Tesla starts posting jobs for new Model Y program ahead of the launch

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Recent comments by CEO Elon Musk have led people to believe that Tesla may soon unveil the Model … Continue reading Tesla starts posting jobs for new Model Y program ahead of the launch

Tesla Wireless Charging Pad

Your daily selection of the latest crowdfunding projects! According to teslawirelesspad Ludicrous mode. No need to connect any cables, simply drop off your phone and the Tesla Wireless Pad will start … Continue reading Tesla Wireless Charging Pad

Tesla’s stores are threatened again by lobbying from local car dealers in Missouri

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek When Tesla has issues with direct sales in some states, which is often these days as we recently … Continue reading Tesla’s stores are threatened again by lobbying from local car dealers in Missouri

Tesla-inspired Taiga electric snowmobile does 0-60 mph in 3 seconds

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek As we often like to remind everyone here at Electrek, electric propulsion is slowly but surely taking over every … Continue reading Tesla-inspired Taiga electric snowmobile does 0-60 mph in 3 seconds

Tesla’s electric trucks may be more cost-effective than expected

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget When Tesla unveiled its Semi electric truck, it made audacious claims about the big rig’s value — namely, … Continue reading Tesla’s electric trucks may be more cost-effective than expected

Tesla Model X P100D all-electric SUV sets new quickest SUV record

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla’s Model X all-electric SUV is astonishingly quick from a standstill for a 5,000-lb vehicle – quick enough … Continue reading Tesla Model X P100D all-electric SUV sets new quickest SUV record

Tesla is building an electric motor R&D group in Greece to tap into strong local electrical engineering talent

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla’s engineering and design teams are primarily based in the US and especially in California, but the company … Continue reading Tesla is building an electric motor R&D group in Greece to tap into strong local electrical engineering talent

Tesla Roadster prototype spied doing runs on Fremont factory’s test track

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek The next-generation Tesla Roadster is going on some outings this week. After hitting a few Tesla locations, the … Continue reading Tesla Roadster prototype spied doing runs on Fremont factory’s test track

Tesla Model X all-electric SUV converted into police cruiser by Ontario Police

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla vehicles are becoming strangely popular with police departments all over the world and while the Model S … Continue reading Tesla Model X all-electric SUV converted into police cruiser by Ontario Police

Tesla brings new Roadster prototype to the Bay Area

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek We haven’t seen much of Tesla’s next-generation Roadster since the surprise unveiling during the Tesla Semi event last … Continue reading Tesla brings new Roadster prototype to the Bay Area

Tesla Model Y production plans to be unveiled in 3-6 months, capital investment starting this year, says Elon Musk

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It hasn’t been clear when Tesla plans to bring to market the Model Y, the automaker’s upcoming all-electric … Continue reading Tesla Model Y production plans to be unveiled in 3-6 months, capital investment starting this year, says Elon Musk

Tesla updates mobile app to bring new cold weather convenience features

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla released a new update to its mobile app to include some new cold weather convenience features when combined … Continue reading Tesla updates mobile app to bring new cold weather convenience features

A closer look at Tesla’s new ‘Twin Turbine Wheels’

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Last month, Tesla updated the Model S’ online design studio to add a new 21″ wheels with an … Continue reading A closer look at Tesla’s new ‘Twin Turbine Wheels’

Tesla and Australia will turn 50,000 homes into a virtual solar power plant

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends The state of South Australia has announced that it will create a network of thousands of solar-powered … Continue reading Tesla and Australia will turn 50,000 homes into a virtual solar power plant

Companies prepare for the Tesla Semi by building charging stations

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends Just like the company’s electric cars, the Tesla Semi electric truck will need a network of charging … Continue reading Companies prepare for the Tesla Semi by building charging stations

Tesla Model 3 in ‘matte black’ makes a comeback with aftermarket mods

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek When Tesla first unveiled the Model 3 in 2016, one of the prototypes was “matte black” and it … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 in ‘matte black’ makes a comeback with aftermarket mods

Former employees warn Model 3 battery could catch fire; Tesla denies claims

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends Starting mass production of the long-awaited Model 3 has proved problematic for Tesla. The company is, by … Continue reading Former employees warn Model 3 battery could catch fire; Tesla denies claims

Tesla Model 3 dual motor design leaks in latest design studio update

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek   As we reported earlier today in our article about Tesla updating its Model 3 online design studio, … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 dual motor design leaks in latest design studio update

Tesla registers VINS for fleet of Model 3 vehicles with dual motor – hinting at imminent launch

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek After the Tesla Model 3 dual motor powertrain design leaked in the latest design studio update, we now get another … Continue reading Tesla registers VINS for fleet of Model 3 vehicles with dual motor – hinting at imminent launch

Tesla vehicles were set on fire in apparent act of anti-EV vandalism

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla has more than its fair share of naysayers, but it’s generally limited to some nasty internet comments … Continue reading Tesla vehicles were set on fire in apparent act of anti-EV vandalism

Watch a Tesla employee use a Model X to pull a semi truck up a hill in the snow (TSLA)

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Tech Insider A Tesla employee used a Model X to pull a semi truck out of the snow in Raleigh, … Continue reading Watch a Tesla employee use a Model X to pull a semi truck up a hill in the snow (TSLA)

Tesla Model 3 software has an Easter egg with hat tip to the team

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek With more Model 3’s on the road, we are learning more about the electric vehicle and now that … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 software has an Easter egg with hat tip to the team

2018 Is the Year Electric Cars Really Catch On

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Wired.com For all the hype, electric cars still make up a tiny percentage of global vehicle sales. Like, less than … Continue reading 2018 Is the Year Electric Cars Really Catch On

UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

DETROIT (Reuters) – United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) said on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) all-electric semi-trucks, the largest known order for the big rig so far, … Continue reading UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

Something strange happened to me when I picked up a Tesla Model X

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to BGR Tesla is the most talked-about car company for so many reasons. What began as a small startup has … Continue reading Something strange happened to me when I picked up a Tesla Model X

Tesla is primed to have a stellar quarter for deliveries

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It looks like Tesla is currently entering its usual end-of-quarter/end-of-year delivery rush and everything points to the automaker … Continue reading Tesla is primed to have a stellar quarter for deliveries

Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Building Its Own Chip for Autopilot

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to WIRED Rockets, electric cars, solar panels, batteries—whirlwind industrialist Elon Musk has set about reinventing one after another. Thursday, he … Continue reading Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Building Its Own Chip for Autopilot

Tesla Semi prototype spotted driving in broad daylight

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Aside from press images, our only good look at Tesla Semi prototypes was under some pretty dark mood … Continue reading Tesla Semi prototype spotted driving in broad daylight

Tesla Semi receives large order of 50 electric trucks from Sysco

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla keeps receiving more orders for its new electric semi trucks. After Budweiser’s parent company placed a large … Continue reading Tesla Semi receives large order of 50 electric trucks from Sysco

Tesla is stockpiling even more Model 3 vehicles ahead of LA delivery center launch

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Just over a month ago, Tesla took over a large building in Marina del Rey, which we later … Continue reading Tesla is stockpiling even more Model 3 vehicles ahead of LA delivery center launch

Tesla’s giant battery farm is now live in South Australia

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget With a little lot of help from Tesla, Australia is now home to the world’s largest lithium-ion battery. … Continue reading Tesla’s giant battery farm is now live in South Australia

Tesla updates Model 3 software with radio, odometer, and more

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek When Tesla started delivering the Model 3 in July, it still hadn’t completed the software and user interface … Continue reading Tesla updates Model 3 software with radio, odometer, and more

Tesla made a phone battery pack that mimics Supercharger monuments

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget Tesla dropped an electric semi truck and a new Roadster at a recent event, but it apparently launched … Continue reading Tesla made a phone battery pack that mimics Supercharger monuments

The new Tesla Roadster is the halo car for the entire EV industry (+360 Test drive)

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek I’m just waking up after last night’s Tesla Semi and next gen Roadster Event and it feels like … Continue reading The new Tesla Roadster is the halo car for the entire EV industry (+360 Test drive)