Tesla China rivals in the domestic EV sector post strong November sales

Recent estimates from the electric vehicle community suggest that Tesla China would be posting impressive numbers from November. But while Tesla China appears to have ended the fourth quarter’s second month on a strong note, its rivals in the domestic EV sector are also going strong.  During the fourth week of November, NEV insurance data […]

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Rivian tackles a bedbug problem at its Normal, IL factory

Rivian quickly took action after reports of bedbugs on one of the forklifts in the Normal manufacturing facility. The automaker confirmed with The Pantagraph that it hired a professional pest control to deal with the problem. Zach Dietmeier, senior manager of plant communication and policy at Rivian, said that the company received reports of bedbugs on […]

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Polestar continues Volvo’s tradition of safety with perfect Polestar 2 NCAP rating

Volvo-owned Polestar is continuing the Swedish automaker’s tradition of safety, as the Polestar 2 was recently awarded a five-star safety rating by the U.S. NHTSA, the highest possible score a car can achieve in the agency’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). Volvo’s tradition of safety and innovation in that field has continued through its partial […]

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EVBox launches new Troniq Modular Compact fast charger


EVBox introduced its Troniq Modular DC fast charging platform in the European market last year. Now the company has launched the EVBox Troniq Modular Compact, a more compact (2.03 m high) solution designed for sites such as underground parking garages or city center locations, where station footprint or height might be constrained. The Troniq Modular… Read more »

SpaceX Starlink Gen2 constellation weakened by “partial” FCC grant

More than two and a half years after SpaceX began the process of securing regulatory approval for its next-generation Starlink constellation, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has finally granted the company a license – but only after drastically decreasing its scope. In May 2020, SpaceX filed its first FCC license application for Starlink Gen2, […]

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Elon Musk and Tim Cook resolve “misunderstanding” about Twitter

Prior to his attendance at Neuralink’s Show and Tell Fall 2022 event, Tesla CEO and Twitter owner Elon Musk shared a video of him and Apple CEO Tim Cook walking around the tech giant’s headquarters. Musk’s video was received well by his followers on social media, as it hinted that Twitter and Apple might be […]

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Tesla developing revamped Model 3 under “Project Highland:” report

Recent reports have emerged suggesting that Tesla is developing a revamped version of its best-selling all-electric sedan, the Model 3. The revamp, which is reportedly codenamed “Project Highland,” is part of the EV maker’s efforts to cut production costs on the vehicle while boosting its appeal to consumers.  The Tesla Model 3 has been in […]

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Elon Musk on reports of Antifa wanting to burn down Tesla: “concerning.”

Elon Musk called a report on Antifa wanting to burn down Tesla “concerning.” The Tesla CEO responded to a Rebel News report on screenshots of calls to action. Andy Ngô, editor-at-large for the ThePost Millenial, shared screenshots of the calls to action by the now-suspended Twitter account @AshRedacted. The account posted links to Tesla locations […]

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Vienna’s Wiener Linien orders 60 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses


The Wiener Linien transport company, which operates Vienna’s subway, bus and streetcar networks, has ordered 60 Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses, to be delivered between 2023 and 2025. Wiener Linien plans to convert 9 of its 127 routes to electric operation with the low-floor eCitaro by the end of 2025. The 12-meter solo vehicles are equipped… Read more »