Elon Musk roasts WSJ coverage of fatal Tesla crash, defends Autopilot

Tesla CEO Elon Musk roasted the Wall Street Journal for their coverage of the crash that killed two men involving a 2019 Model S. Mainstream media reports claimed that the vehicle was “driverless” in an attempt to cast bad press on Tesla’s Autopilot and Full Self-Driving systems. Musk shared new details regarding the vehicle involved, […]

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‘Tesla brake failed me’: Owners protest quality issues at Shanghai Auto Show

A Tesla owner made a scene at the Shanghai Auto Show in China earlier today by jumping onto the roof of a Model 3. Local media reports that the woman was protesting Tesla’s automotive quality after her vehicle’s brakes evidently malfunctioned. She was joined by another woman who also contributed to the protest. According to […]

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Amazon’s Rivian van begins delivering packages in its third U.S. city

Amazon’s initiative to begin delivering its packages in all-electric vehicles provided by Rivian has made it to its third U.S. city. The e-commerce giant announced earlier today that it began delivering packages in Tulsa, Oklahoma, joining Los Angeles and San Francisco, California, as the only U.S. cities to have packages delivered by the all-electric Rivian […]

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Tesla’s Fremont factory workforce is growing and the automaker is preparing for it

Tesla’s Fremont factory workforce is growing, and the automaker is preparing for it by constructing a new employee parking lot on the southern portion of the 370-acre piece of land that the automaker purchased in 2010. New documents submitted by Tesla to Fremont, California’s local government show that the automaker is preparing to remove a […]

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Tesla’s biggest rival in China: an in-depth look at the $4,200 Wuling HongGuang Mini EV

Tesla’s biggest rival in China is the Wuling HongGuang Mini EV that starts at around $4,200. Information regarding this small but impressive electric car that is a part of an SAIC, General Motors, and Wuling joint venture is vague and usually hard to come by. However, a recent video revealed several new details about the […]

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Elon Musk was right about Tesla in China, and March registrations prove it

Elon Musk believes China will be Tesla’s biggest advantage in the long term, and new data from a Chinese automotive organization that tracks vehicle registrations proves the CEO is right. New data released by the China Automotive Information Net (CAIN) shows that registrations for Tesla surged to 34,635 in March, a new single-month record that […]

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Tesla’s Elon Musk gives production update for Giga Texas, but it’s not for the Cybertruck

Tesla CEO Elon Musk visited the Gigafactory Texas site earlier this week with the all-electric Cybertruck that will be produced at the automaker’s factory in the Lone Star State. After various users shared some photographs of the Cybertruck roaming around the still dirt-covered grounds of the Texas factory, Musk gave an update on production timelines […]

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Volkswagen launches ID.6 SUV in China, and only in China

Volkswagen has announced the launch of the new ID.6 all-electric SUV. The vehicle is a mainstay in the German automaker’s plan to infiltrate some of the Chinese electric vehicle market that has quickly established itself as one of the most competitive globally. Volkswagen’s ID.6 is catered specifically to the Chinese market, and the automaker has […]

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‘Tesla Killers’ are like Bigfoot: They don’t exist and they never will

The term “Tesla Killer” should be retired for the rest of time. For years, automakers across the world have released their introductory electric cars into the quickly growing EV sector. With plans written out and cool, sporty photographs and renders of the “next big thing” in the EV sector being released by some of the […]

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Tesla settles lawsuit with former employee who took Autopilot source code

Tesla has settled a lawsuit with Cao Guangzhi, a former engineer with the company accused of stealing the Autopilot source code in 2019 after leaving the company. A statement prepared by Guangzhi’s lawyer that was shared to Reuters indicated that a settlement had occurred and that Cao “had never accessed any Tesla data after he left […]

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