BYD executive says Tesla is a ‘partner’ in electrification

An executive from Chinese automaker BYD has called Tesla a “partner” in electrifying the transportation sector, noting the U.S. company’s role in helping popularize and educate the public about electric vehicles (EVs). In an interview between Yahoo Finance and BYD Executive Vice President Stella Li on Monday, Li told the publication she thought the global […]

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BYD’s Yangwang U9 will rival Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Tesla Roadster

BYD launched a new high-performance electric supercar under the Yangwang brand on Sunday, and the U9, as it has been named, will rival the brands of Ferrari and Lamborghini and, eventually, the Tesla Roadster. The U9 was unveiled on Sunday in China, the market where it will be exclusively offered, at least at first. Deliveries […]

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Tesla repeats with four titles in S&P Global Mobility Loyalty Awards

Tesla repeated with four titles in the S&P Global Mobility’s Loyalty Awards for 2023, grabbing the same first-place trophies that it did for 2022. Tesla won the Overall Loyalty to Make, Ethnic Market Loyalty to Make, Highest Conquest Percentage, and Alternative Powertrain Loyalty to Make awards for 2023. It was the only manufacturer to secure […]

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Edmunds updates Tesla Cybertruck range report after corrections from EV community

Automotive resource company Edmunds has updated its article on the Tesla Cybertruck’s range. The correction came amidst reactions from EV community members on X, several of whom explained that the motoring media outlet had mistakenly cited the wrong range for the tires that were used in the Cybertruck test.  Edmunds’ initial article on the Tesla […]

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Tesla Cybertruck ends up with Dodge Ram-shaped imprint after crash

A Tesla Cybertruck ended up with a bent rear bumper and a Dodge Ram-shaped imprint on its tailgate after it was involved in a rear-end collision. The Cybertruck owner has alleged that the incident was due in no small part to the Ram driver using his phone while driving.  The Cybertruck owner, who goes by […]

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Upgraded Tesla Model 3 Performance with Ludicrous badge spotted in its full glory

A recently shared video from Valencia, Spain has provided a clear look into the upgraded Tesla Model 3 Performance. The uncovered vehicle features many of the upgrades that have been leaked for the new Model 3 Performance, such as an updated front splitter and bucket racing seats. The video was provided by Tesla fan Desmond […]

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Tesla executive hopes to have Cybertruck on sale in Canada soon

Tesla has already started selling early Cybertruck units in the U.S., and one executive says he hopes the vehicle will enter Canada soon, too. Rohan Patel, Tesla’s Vice President of Public Policy and Business Development, said in a post on X on Saturday that there’s “no doubt” the Cybertruck will be sold in Canada, adding […]

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Tesla built over 500 free, public chargers in its Giga Berlin parking lot

Tesla has built several charging posts into a parking lot at its Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg, and the company says they’re free and open to the public. The company’s manufacturing account shared the news on X on Friday morning, noting that the over 500 chargers are free and open to employees, visitors and guests. The post also […]

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Tesla Giga Mexico construction to begin next week: Governor

Construction on Tesla’s upcoming Gigafactory in Mexico has been delayed in recent weeks, but the northern state’s Governor has now announced a new groundbreaking date. Although some preliminary construction has already begun around the area, the site’s official groundbreaking date was recently pushed back due to some environmental permitting concerns. In a statement on Friday, […]

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Tesla spotted filming NACS video with non-Tesla EVs at Supercharger

Tesla’s North American Charging Standard (NACS) has been adopted by the majority of automakers in the United States. It was then no surprise that the electric vehicle maker has been spotted filming what seems to be a promotional video featuring its Supercharger Network and a number of non-Tesla electric cars.  Images of the filming session […]

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