First Tesla Supercharger V3 goes live in Beijing as part of nationwide ramp in China

Tesla China has announced that the first Supercharger V3 in Beijing is now live. The launch of the new V3 site marks yet another step in the electric car maker’s efforts to ramp its charging infrastructure in China, which should provide customers with more support as the locally-produced Model 3 gets ramped in the country.  […]

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Tesla Cybertruck saves a life even before its deliveries begin

The Tesla Cybertruck was met by a wide range of emotions when it was unveiled last November. It was celebrated, it was mocked, it was met with anger, and it was met with enthusiasm. The all-electric pickup is not yet being delivered to customers, but even now, the vehicle continues to inspire the creativity of […]

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Edmunds backtracks on ‘Tesla Killer’ narrative amid Cadillac LYRIQ unveiling

By now, the lead that Tesla enjoys in the electric vehicle market is so notable that the idea of “Tesla Killers” from legacy automakers has become quite difficult to justify. This has not stopped some publications from pursuing such a narrative, of course. But sometimes, “Tesla Killer” narratives, much like the vehicles that they represent, […]

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Tesla hints at serious Solar Roof push with roofers’ hiring ramp across the US

Tesla executives like Elon Musk and ardent supporters like legendary billionaire investor Ron Baron have always maintained that the company’s energy department has the potential to be as large, or even larger, than its electric vehicle division. So far, Tesla Energy’s growth has been quite subdued, but there are notable signs that the company is […]

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South Korea accelerates EV adoption with diesel ban for public sector fleets by 2025

Tesla may very well be hitting its momentum in South Korea at just the right time, as the country recently launched an assertive program to phase out the internal combustion engine. Dubbed as the “No Diesel” plan and led by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, the initiative aims to ban diesel-powered vehicles from being used in […]

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Tesla battery partner LG Chem sees revenue doubling by 2025 as EVs gain ground

The electric vehicle market may be hitting some bumps this year due to the pandemic, but one of Tesla’s key battery suppliers, LG Chem, is optimistic nonetheless. In a recent interview at his office in Seoul, LG Chem Chief Executive Officer Hak Cheol Shin noted that he expects the company to double its revenue by […]

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Tesla Cybertruck meets SpaceX launch spectacle in mesmerizing DIY project

The Tesla Cybertruck is not yet being delivered to customers, but the all-electric pickup truck has already captured the imagination of many. This has led to numerous interesting projects inspired by the Cybertruck, from laser-equipped half-size vehicles to 1:1 replicas. And now, another Cybertruck-inspired project has emerged, and it is quite fiery.  YouTube channel The S, […]

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Tesla Gigafactory Berlin’s drive unit facility is starting to take shape

Tesla’s Gigafactory Berlin is arguably the company’s key to its expansion into the European market, especially since the facility will be starting its operations with the production of the Model Y. For Tesla to establish a strong presence in the region, the company would have to ensure that its Germany-based factory is ready to begin […]

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Tesla Arcade disabled in Hong Kong due to local restrictions

Tesla is currently rolling out software update 2020.28.6 to its fleet, and it includes several optimizations for its vehicles’ features. Interestingly enough, the update also removes Tesla Arcade from Model S and Model X vehicles in Hong Kong due to local regulations.  The update was related by Tesla in 2020.28.6’s Release Notes. “Due to local […]

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Tesla Megapack batteries to crush anti-renewables FUD in Canada’s oil province

Tesla Megapack batteries are about to make a notable and symbolic impact in Canada’s fossil fuel province, with Calgary-based TransAlta Corp. expected to flip the switch on Alberta’s first utility-scale battery storage installation. Known as the WindCharger project, the initiative involves using Tesla Megapack batteries to store electricity from the nearby Summerview wind farm and […]

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