Tesla and other EVs are becoming more attractive to buyers despite the pandemic

Tesla’s recent price reduction to three of its vehicles will likely encourage consumers to consider an electric car for their next automotive purchase. But the electric automaker is not the only company offering reduced prices on all-electric models during the pandemic, which makes the current time a favorable opportunity to purchase a new battery-electric or […]

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Tesla cuts prices on most models—bad news or good news?


Tesla has slashed prices across most of its lineup. Model 3 got a $2,000 price cut across all powertrain options, bringing the base price of the Standard Range Plus down to $37,990. There’s no word yet on whether the price of the “off-menu” $35,000 version has been cut. The price of the Chinese-made Model 3,… Read more »

Tesla lowers Model S, Model 3, and Model X pricing in eve of coming battery milestones

Tesla has implemented a series of price adjustments for the Model S, Model 3, and Model X. Based on observations from the Tesla community, several variants of the three vehicles have seen their prices drop by as much as $5,000, on the eve of Tesla’s speculated rollout of its next-generation batteries. Recent reports indicate that […]

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Tesla Model X challenged by sports bike at traffic light for impromptu drag race

There are many perks to being a Tesla owner. There’s all the fuel savings, the low operating costs, the futuristic interiors, the stellar safety ratings, the bleeding edge tech, and the addictive instant torque. This makes vehicles like the Model X not only fun family haulers, but sleeper cars that have enough speed and quickness […]

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Tesla is gathering the pieces for an Alien Dreadnought 2.0 attempt at Fremont

Recent construction permits filed for the Fremont Factory suggest that Tesla is looking to improve the massive electric vehicle production facility’s automation even further. With the plant’s ongoing improvements, it almost seems like Tesla is about to attempt yet another crack at Elon Musk’s once-failed initiative: the “Alien Dreadnought” factory. The Fremont factory has caught […]

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Tesla introduces ‘Fallout Shelter’ and new Theater controls in new update

Tesla’s software update 2020.20 has introduced a number of interesting new entertainment features for the company’s electric cars. Among these is arguably the most fun game in Tesla Arcade to date, new controls for Tesla Theater that would make watching videos inside the car easier, and some improvements to TRAX, an app that’s capable of […]

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Tesla dominates Switzerland’s Top 10 electric car rankings, Model 3 takes top spot

The Tesla Model S, Model X, and Model 3 all made it to Switzerland’s Top 10 Most Popular Electric Car list for 2019. The country’s most popular vehicles are ranked by the number of registrations for the 2019 calendar year. The Model 3 was the most popular electric vehicle in Switzerland, and it was not […]

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Tesla poised to unlock vehicle-to-grid abilities with ‘bi-directional’ charging systems

It appears that Tesla is building up to the eventual release of vehicle to grid (V2G) features for its fleet. Hints of this technology could be seen in the codes within the company’s vehicles, as well as the recent findings of Cruise Staff fleet Reliability Engineer Marco Gaxiola, who happened to perform an analysis of […]

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Tesla to increase price for Full Self-Driving on July 1 as advancements continue

Tesla’s Elon Musk confirmed that the company’s Full Self-Driving suite would increase by around $1,000 on July 1, citing new features as the reason behind the price increase. The announcement made over Twitter supports Musk’s tweet from April 7, wherein he stated that a price change would “probably” occur on July 1. Tesla Full Self-Driving […]

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Tesla jumps to top spot in Norway as automaker with most satisfied customers

The Norwegian Customer Barometer has determined that Tesla has become the carmaker with the most loyal customers in Norway for 2020 so far. What’s particularly impressive is that the organization’s findings come amidst a widespread decline in customer loyalty ratings among legacy automakers.  The past year has not been easy on Tesla’s customer loyalty ratings […]

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