Tesla launches new “Lunar Silver” paint option for Model S and Model X

It seems that Tesla is seeing a silver renaissance of sorts. As could be seen in Tesla’s official website, the flagship Model S sedan and Model X SUV are now offered with a brand new paint option — Lunar Silver. The new paint option costs an additional $2,500.  Lunar Silver is described as a “clean silver with a pronounced metallic effect and subtle blue tint.” Images […]

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Tesla’s font size causes 2.2 million vehicle ‘recall’ that’s really just an OTA upate

The font size of ABS warning indicators has caused a “recall” of 2.2 million Tesla vehicles, which is really going to be fixed via an Over-the-Air update. 2,193,869 Tesla vehicles, including the Cybertruck, Model S, Model 3, Model Y, and Model X, are the subject of a font size problem, which is smaller than 3.2 […]

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Tesla range adjustments hit most of vehicle lineup following EPA changes

Tesla has adjusted ranges for the Model S, Model X, and Model Y as adjustments to the EPA testing strategy for electric vehicles have added more realistic expectations for driving distance. The Model Y Long Range and Performance configurations were reduced from 330 to 310 and 303 to 285, respectively. We reported on those adjustments […]

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Tesla Model 3 and Model Y dominate 2023 used EV sales ranks

The Tesla Model 3 and Model Y were the two most popular used EVs among buyers in 2023, making up nearly half of the total market for pre-owned electric cars. The Model 3 and Model Y have routinely been popular used EVs due to their strong resale price and value. Additionally, they are extremely appealing […]

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Tesla’s turn signals are causing havoc at Norwegian driving schools

Tesla’s turn signal design on its newer vehicles is causing havoc in Norwegian driving schools as it lacks a stalk and is being looked at as a potential hazard among instructions, leading to the vehicles being banned from some institutions. Tesla implemented force touch buttons on the Model S and Model X, and then eventually, […]

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Tesla Model S and Model X sales revived to five-year highs in Q4

Tesla Model S and Model X sales reached levels that have not been seen in five years. Tesla reported the company’s sales figures for Q4 today, confirming that it reached its 1.8 million unit production and delivery goal for the year. As usual, the Model 3 and Model Y managed to make up a vast […]

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Tesla fixes cabin door issues in Model S and X with Over-the-Air update

Tesla is fixing issues with cabin doors in over 120,000 Model S and Model X vehicles, as they may become unlatched during a crash, which does not comply with certain Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS). The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a Safety Recall Report on December 19 that showed Model S […]

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Tesla launches business in new Middle East country

Tesla has launched its business in a new Middle Eastern country, marking the fourth in the region where it is selling its electric cars. Tesla announced today that it has officially started selling vehicles in Qatar, a small peninsular country that sits between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The electric automaker launched its […]

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Tesla launches Stealth Grey for Model S/X

Tesla has launched a new color for the Model S and Model X, and they are calling it “Stealth Grey.” This is the second new color Tesla has launched for the Model S and Model X in 2023, with the other being “Ultra Red,” which was added while Red Multicoat was removed. Tesla has subsequently […]

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Tesla China to fix Model X brake safety recall with OTA software update

Tesla is recalling over 4,700 Model X in China due to an issue that could affect braking performance. Similar to most Tesla recalls, the issue would be addressed through an over-the-air software update.  The recall affects a total of 4,787 Model X vehicles that were produced between October 13, 2021 and September 28, 2023. As […]

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