The Boring Co. secures land in major LA corridor for upcoming Loop station

The Boring Company has secured a parcel of land in West Los Angeles for a future Loop station along its first LA-route. As could be seen in recent sale records and filings with the office of the Secretary of State of the State of California, Elon Musk’s tunneling startup under the entity name “TBC – […]

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Tesla bear apologizes to clients after releasing inaccurate TSLA note

Gordon L. Johnson, an analyst from Vertical Research Group and an outspoken Tesla bear, issued an apology to his company’s clients on Wednesday, after he published a note containing inaccurate information about the electric car company. Tesla is currently involved in a class-action lawsuit filed by two investors, Kurt Friedman and Uppili Srinivasan, who alleged […]

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Tesla seems to be preparing the Model 3 for a 6,000/week production push

As Tesla heads towards its Q2 2018 financial results and earnings call, the electric car maker seems to be showing signs that it is gearing up for yet another significant Model 3 production push. In an interview with Bloomberg Businessweek earlier this month, Elon Musk described the Model 3 ramp as a “bet-the-company” situation — […]

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company shows off a very complete looking test tunnel in latest teaser image

The Boring Company recently shared an image of a section of its test tunnel under Hawthorne, CA, giving fans its clearest look yet. With “rings on rings“, The Boring Company’s tunnels are anything but boring. In a request for tax exclusion submitted to the California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority last December, the […]

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SpaceX will use a parasail guidance system to land Falcon 9’s fairing into a huge net

SpaceX recovery vessel Mr Steven officially departed Port of Los Angeles on the evening of July 23 and is speeding towards its first Falcon 9 fairing recovery attempt since a major series of refits and upgrades. With massive new arms and usable net area increased fourfold, chances are better than they’ve ever been for the […]

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Tesla Powerpacks aid Samoa’s transition to 100% renewable energy

The island nation of Samoa is continuing its effort to convert from diesel-reliant powerplants to 100% renewable energy with the help of Tesla’s scalable Powerpack battery storage solution. Over the past year, the California-based electric car and energy company had been hard at work installing and launching two Tesla Powerpack sites in the country, both of […]

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Kia Niro EV Now On Sale In Korea, Europe Next, Then U.S. In Early 2019

Kia recently started sales of Niro EV in South Korea – its second global all-electric car after the Soul EV. The Niro was already available as a hybrid and plug-in hybrid. The Kia Niro EV is a sibling of the Hyundai Kona EV with the same battery (64 kWh or 39.2 kWh) and powertrain (150 kW), […]

Tesla’s simple Model 3 drivetrain design is key to its mass market future

One can argue that the simplicity in design of the Tesla Model 3 drivetrain and subframe assembly is a key to Tesla’s future. Used in both the Model 3 and the Tesla Semi, while also serving as a platform for Tesla’s upcoming Model Y, the powerful and efficient drivetrains are designed with versatility in mind, […]

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Tesla addresses reports that its asking suppliers for refunds

Amidst a steep dive in its stock’s price during Monday’s trading session, falling as much as 6% from Friday’s close, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has issued a statement responding to a report suggesting that the company was asking refunds from suppliers in order to help it turn a profit. In response to the article posted by the Wall […]

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SpaceX’s Pacific rocket recovery fleet heads to sea for Western Block 5 debut

SpaceX drone ship Just Read The Instructions was spotted by Teslarati photographer Pauline Acalin departing Port of Los Angeles on the evening of July 22, while fairing catcher Mr Steven completed final checkouts and full installation of his massive new net, hopefully just days away from the first successful fairing catch. Their call to action, […]

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