Tesla owner faces winter wait as Supercharger station gets blocked en masse

Tesla Model X owner Anshuman Chhabra was in the town of Canmore in Alberta, Canada, when he experienced one of the most inconvenient and annoying things that could happen to an electric car driver. Pulling up into a Tesla Supercharger, the EV owner discovered that most of the charging stations had already been occupied–not by […]

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Tesla’s Gigafactory formula rose from a humble “tent” at the Fremont Factory

Back in 2018, Tesla was in a very different place. The company was struggling to release the Model 3, and it was behind on Elon Musk’s aggressive self-imposed vehicle production targets. The Fremont Factory’s assembly lines were not producing enough Model 3s, and it seemed like the company was poised to fail. Critics and shorts […]

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Tesla Model X with FSD beta drives itself to service center with no interventions

When Tesla achieves its autonomy targets and rolls out the full-featured version of its Full Self-Driving system, the idea of electric cars driving themselves to their respective service appointments may very well be the norm. The current iteration of Tesla’s FSD Beta is not fully autonomous yet, but the system already achieved such a feat […]

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Bill Gates talks Elon Musk and comments on his rumored TSLA short position

Elon Musk and Bill Gates may not always see eye to eye when it comes to projects and initiatives like the Tesla Semi, but the Microsoft co-founder recently gave a notable nod to his fellow billionaire. In a segment with CNBC‘s Squawk Box, the tech titan admitted that Musk’s accomplishments are remarkable. He also responded to […]

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Tesla owners are being saved from TX’s unusually cold weather and power outages

As Texas finds itself in a harsh winter and as the state struggles with rolling blackouts, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has expressed his disdain at the situation. On Wednesday, the CEO took to Twitter to note that Texas’s Electricity Reliability Council (ERCOT) is not exhibiting much reliability right now. For some Tesla owners living in […]

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Tesla Model Y and Model 3 entry-level variants now more affordable

Tesla’s entry-level Model 3 and Model Y have received a price reduction, as per recent updates on the vehicles’ online configurator. With the changes in place, the Model 3 Standard Range Plus’ price has been reduced by $1,000 from $37,990 to $36,990. The Model Y Standard Range, on the other hand, has been reduced by […]

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Tesla’s bitcoin investment is starting to bear fruit amid cryptocurrency’s rise

Earlier this month, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) made waves when it announced that it had invested $1.5 billion in bitcoin. The investment was practically unprecedented, with even some ardent TSLA bulls raising their eyebrows at the company’s cryptocurrency purchase.  Yet if bitcoin’s recent rise is any indication, it appears that Tesla’s investment is already bearing fruit. Even […]

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SpaceX completes $850M equity funding round, raising valuation to ~$74B

SpaceX has completed another massive equity funding round of $850 million last week, effectively bringing the company’s valuation to about $74 billion. The update was related by a number of individuals reportedly familiar with the financing.  Elon Musk’s private space enterprise raised new funds at a rather interesting price of $419.99 per share, just 1 […]

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Elon Musk walks the walk by consuming far less carbon than other billionaires

Elon Musk may be trading places with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos these days for the title of the world’s richest person by net worth, but the Tesla and SpaceX CEO also holds a unique place among his fellow billionaires. Based on estimates from anthropologists from Indiana University, Elon Musk may very well be one of […]

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas site surprises with cryptic Boring Company equipment

A recent flyover of the Tesla Gigafactory Texas site has revealed something rather interesting and unexpected: amidst the growing number of machinery on the location lay some equipment labeled with the logo of Elon Musk’s tunneling startup, The Boring Company.  An image of the rather cryptic Boring Company equipment was shared on YouTube by drone […]

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