Lucid details charging strategy with best-in-industry peak rates

Lucid has released details for its electric vehicle charging infrastructure, indicating that it has agreed to multiple partnerships with both Electrify America and QMerit. The collaboration between Lucid and the two charging companies will not only provide the automaker with best-in-industry peak charging rates, but it will also provide owners of the company’s cars with […]

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NASA captures closest asteroid flyby of Earth ever recorded

Over this past weekend, an SUV-sized asteroid passed Earth in the closest flyby of its type on record. Traveling at about 8 miles per second and measuring about 10-20 feet, the tiny rock came about 1800 miles above the Indian Ocean before heading back into deep space. NASA’s scientists didn’t detect the asteroid until it […]

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Tesla amends ‘unfair’ terms and conditions for vehicle deliveries in South Korea

South Korea’s Fair Trade Commission, the number one antitrust watchdog in the country, has ordered Tesla to amend several aspects of its terms and conditions for vehicle purchases and deliveries. The amendments, which were intended to take away “unfair” rules that were detrimental to local customers, were fully implemented voluntarily by Tesla since Friday last […]

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SpaceX makes rocket fairing catch look easy with “autopilot” recovery

SpaceX has made Falcon 9 rocket fairing recovery look easy in a video of the latest nosecone catch, published hours after the company’s successful Starlink-10 launch. Posted on Twitter by Elon Musk not long after a SpaceX webcast host and engineer revealed that one of two fairing catch attempts had been successful, the video offers […]

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Lucid Air, future SUV spotted in California ahead of unveiling event

Lucid’s Air and future SUV were spotted in the town of Pescadero, California, taking promotional photos and videos ahead of the unveiling event that is scheduled for September 9. A member of the Lucid Owners Forum by the username “Hawk” posted photographs early Tuesday morning showing both of the company’s yet-to-be-released on a closed road. […]

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Tesla’s Elon Musk has moved up on the “Richest Person in the World” list

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has moved up on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index to the fourth spot after the electric automaker’s stock soared during trading on Monday. After TSLA stock (NASDAQ: TSLA) closed at $1,835.64 on Monday, Musk’s net worth rose by almost $8 billion at $7.78 billion. Musk officially passed Bernard Arnault of France’s LVMH […]

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Tesla Model 3 does the seemingly impossible by beating a 2018 Ford GT in a drag race

Among Tesla’s lineup, the Model S Performance is the resident quarter-mile supercar killer. The Tesla Model 3 Performance is quick, but it is designed to take down vehicles like the BMW M3, not supercars like the Ford GT. Yet in a recent video from YouTube’s DragTimes, the Model 3 showed that it has what it takes […]

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Tesla Model Y gets added to Radio Flyer kids fleet

Tesla’s newest electric vehicle, the Model Y, has been added to Radio Flyer’s lineup of cars for kids. The Model Y is Tesla’s first crossover SUV. It has a currently available five-seat option and a soon-to-be-released seven-seat variant. Now, Radio Flyer has released a one-seater option for the younger Tesla enthusiasts to take advantage of. […]

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Tesla’s software-like approach to its Gigafactories is working wonders in Berlin

If one were to state last year that the pace of Gigafactory Berlin will be faster than the buildout of Gigafactory Shanghai, one would likely have been laughed out of the room. Germany, after all, is not known for incredibly rapid buildouts, as represented by the long delays that have plagued the construction of the […]

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How Tesla’s Solar program has become the cheapest in the US

Tesla’s Solar program has become the most affordable in the United States thanks to numerous developments in the company’s energy sector. During the Q2 2020 Earnings Call, CEO Elon Musk stated that Tesla’s solar panels are now 30% cheaper than the U.S. average. But how the company got to that point comes down to efficiency […]

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