Elon Musk’s Clubhouse invite for Russian President gets Kremlin response

This past Saturday, Elon Musk posted what could very well be his most unexpected tweet yet by inviting Russian President Vladimir Putin to a conversation using Clubhouse, a drop-in voice conference app. In a follow-up tweet, Musk added that speaking with the Russian president would be a great honor.   Needless to say, Musk’s request seemed […]

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SpaceX Starship to test landing upgrades after two explosions

After two Starship prototypes aced their high-altitude launch debuts only to suffer last-second landing failures for unique reasons, SpaceX is gearing up for a third launch as early as this week. Crucially, though Elon Musk’s levelheaded realism (or pessimism) has often seemed to underestimate the actual odds of success, the SpaceX CEO is substantially more […]

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Tesla Roadster’s revolutionary wiper design secures U.S. Patent approval

The United States Patent Office has approved Tesla’s revolutionary electromagnetic wiper design for the next-gen Roadster, documents show. U.S. Patent Office documents reveal that patent number 10,889,267, the “electromagnetic windshield wiper design system” submitted by Tesla on March 5th, 2018, has been approved. Tesla published the patent over a year later on September 5th, 2019, […]

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Tesla lands on Karnataka for India factory: Chief Minister

Tesla will establish its presence in India with a production facility in Karnataka, a state located in the southwest region of the country, according to Chief Minister B. S. Yediyurappa. Tesla India Production Plant It has been widely speculated that Tesla’s next foreign production plant would be set up in India. For years, Indian fans […]

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Tesla Model Y with ‘Refreshed’ interior arrives at U.S. showrooms

Tesla’s “Refreshed” version of the Model Y crossover is hitting U.S. showrooms. The 2021 version of the all-electric crossover is equipped with many of the same features as the Model 3 “Refresh” that was rolled out last year. After initial revisions were spotted in China, the new-and-improved interior arrived at U.S. showrooms. Just nine months […]

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Tesla finally offers lease-to-buy options for Model 3 and Y, but it’s not available everywhere

Tesla is starting to offer the option to purchase its all-electric Model 3 and Model Y vehicles at the conclusion of a leasing period in some markets in Europe and Asia. For some time, Tesla has not allowed owners to purchase their cars at the end of a leasing period. The car is to be […]

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Tesla’s Elon Musk explains why the oil and gas sector should not be “demonized”

Elon Musk may be waging a battle of sorts against the fossil fuel sector with Tesla, with its electric vehicles and energy products being designed to render their polluting counterparts obsolete. But inasmuch as Tesla’s mission is to push the world away from fossil fuels, the CEO has recently revealed that he is not actually […]

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Elon Musk talks Biden administration’s response to his carbon tax request

Elon Musk has long been a proponent of a carbon tax, which imposes a fee for carbon emissions. The carbon tax could be implemented in several ways, such as a direct cost to industries based on their overall carbon emissions or a tax for products that burn fossil fuels. For the Tesla CEO, a carbon […]

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SpaceX’s Elon Musk talks Starship heatshield, rocket landings on Joe Rogan podcast

In a multi-hour February 2021 interview with Elon Musk himself, Joe Rogan inexplicably told the famous engineer and CEO that he had never seen a SpaceX rocket landing. Of course, the 200+ minute conversation did produce a few minor tidbits of interesting information about SpaceX (and much more about Tesla projects), but Rogan’s statement that […]

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Elon Musk and Joe Rogan go Round 3 in new podcast interview

Tesla CEO Elon Musk joined Joe Rogan for round 3 in a new episode of the Joe Rogan Experience. The third interview between Musk and Rogan was uploaded to Spotify on Thursday. Musk and Rogan covered a variety of topics, all of which were related to the development of the CEO’s numerous projects that are […]

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