Tesla Model X seat belt probe officially closed by U.S. regulator

After a U.S. auto safety regulator launched a preliminary investigation into the Tesla Model X and its seat belts last year, and a following recall, the agency has formally concluded the probe as of this week. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced on Monday that it closed its preliminary probe of 50,000 Model […]

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Tesla Model S/X deliveries being pushed back ahead of upgrades

Tesla has pushed back delivery timelines for multiple Model S and X orders, coming ahead of new upgrades rumored to hit the sedan and SUV. Multiple people with orders for the Model S or Model X have noticed that their delivery timelines were pushed back in recent weeks, with one user saying his Model S […]

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Kimbal Musk says he prefers the Tesla Model S in FSD interview

Elon’s brother Kimbal Musk was recently featured in an interview on YouTube, during which the restaurateur and Tesla and SpaceX board member said he prefers the Model S to his other Teslas. In a brief interview on In-Depth with Graham Bensinger last week, Kimbal showed off Tesla’s Full Self-Driving (FSD) beta to Bensinger, predicting that […]

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Tesla again offering $1,000 discount to buyers with Cybertruck reservations

Tesla has re-introduced a discount on new vehicle purchases for those who have an early Cybertruck reservation, once again offering $1,000 off of the purchase or leasing price of certain models. After Tesla offered the promotion as a special end-of-year promotion for Cybertruck reservation holders last year, the automaker has officially re-introduced the perk as […]

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Tesla re-launches lifetime Supercharging transfers for a limited time

Tesla has once again made transfers available for its free lifetime Supercharging offer, as long as owners with the incentive take delivery of a new vehicle within the next couple of months. Those with unlimited lifetime Supercharging can now transfer the perk to a new Model S, X, or Y when taking delivery by March […]

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Tesla deploys software update to fix backup cam issue

Tesla has deployed a software update to a number of its Model S, X, and Y vehicles to fix a backup cam issue, as detailed in a recall notice shared by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) last week. The NHTSA detailed the issue in a recall letter on Tuesday, noting that certain […]

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Tesla asks customers with pending orders to reconfigure before deadline

After Tesla debuted new range estimates for its vehicles this week, the automaker has started emailing customers with pending orders to ask them to reconfigure in the next few days. Tesla made adjustments to its range estimates for the Model S, Model X and Model Y, as we reported on Thursday, and the company is […]

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Huawei says upcoming Luxeed S7 EV is ‘superior to Tesla’s Model S’

Smartphone maker Huawei has partnered with the China-owned Chery Automobile on the electric vehicle (EV) brand Luxeed, set to launch its first vehicle in the coming months. The brand will debut a Tesla Model S rival near the end of November, according to a company executive. The Luxeed S7 will launch in the Chinese market […]

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Tesla begins Model S deliveries in Japan with delivery event

Tesla has officially begun delivering the Model S in Japan, as seen in a photo shared by one of the automaker’s X accounts. In a post on Saturday night, Tesla Japan posted on X that the Model S would finally begin delivering in the country, including a photo depicting a delivery day event for the […]

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