Tesla owner claims $10k Full Self-Driving purchase was made by infant who had her phone

A Tesla owner is claiming that her 10-month-old infant purchased the company’s Full Self-Driving suite on accident, and she didn’t realize until she checked her monthly bank statement. The woman claims that the child got ahold of her phone and purchased the semi-autonomous driving suite by accessing the Tesla Smartphone application. The purchase is non-refundable […]

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Tesla fan Jay Leno takes the Model S Plaid for a record-breaking spin

Tesla fan and automotive enthusiast Jay Leno went from talking about the 1/4-mile record performance of the Model S Plaid to driving it on a dragstrip, a new interview from CNBC reveals. Leno had the opportunity to drive the world’s fastest production vehicle for a spin with the help of Tesla Chief Designer Franz von Holzhausen. […]

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Tesla Model Y without radar gets the ultimate Forward Collision and Auto-Braking stress test

A Tesla Model Y equipped only with the automaker’s eight external cameras, and no radar underwent an extreme Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) stress test, thanks to owner Kevin Smith. Smith, who has a new 2021 “Tesla Vision” Model Y without any radar hardware, wanted to assess the all-electric crossover’s ability […]

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Tesla Model Ys without radar equip several changes to improve Autopilot performance

Tesla is delivering new Model Y vehicles without radar, and the vehicles are equipping several relatively unknown changes when it comes to the overall operation. The changes are making the vehicle’s functionality perform differently, and it seems to be more robust and for the better, according to owners. A new video from Tesla owners/enthusiasts DaErik […]

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Saeitta Group unveils in-wheel platform

Saietta Group, an engineering company based in Oxfordshire, England, has unveiled a smart mobility platform to demonstrate the feasibility of in-wheel motors for inner-city electric vehicles. The electric drive system is split across all four wheels and located at the four corners of the platform. The company claims their AFT 140 in-wheel electric motors provide […]

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Team Rosberg secures the win for the second Extreme E race

Nico Rosberg’s team won the second race in the Extreme E electric off-road racing series. After the team already managed to win the opening race in Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia, at the beginning of April, Rosberg X Racing also retained the upper hand at the Ocean X-Prix. At the wheel of Rosberg X Racing’s Odyssey 21 […]

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Tesla Armor Glass patent reveals ‘bulletproof’ secret to Cybertruck durability

Tesla rolled out several new patents related to the Cybertruck today, one of them being the “bulletproof” Armor Glass that CEO Elon Musk talked about on several occasions. The Cybertruck’s durability has been one of the vehicle’s most notorious features. The patent describes the multi-layered design that Tesla will use across several of its cars […]

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First Look at a ride inside the Boring Company’s LVCC Loop as testing begins

Elon Musk’s Boring Company performed capacity testing in Las Vegas at its Las Vegas Convention Center Loop yesterday as the Sin City prepares to reopen with no restrictions on June 1st. In preparation for Las Vegas to welcome back travelers, visitors, and residents alike to the downtown area after over a year of quarantine, the […]

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Tesla Cybertruck reservations peak at over 1 million units, Dual Motor most popular

An online Tesla Cybertruck reservation tracker shows that net reservations for the all-electric pickup have peaked at over 1 million pre-orders. The Cybertruck was unveiled in November 2019 and has accumulated an estimated 1,084,200 pre-orders so far, with the most popular variant being the Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive configuration. An online Cybertruck reservation tracker that […]

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Tesla’s 12-month outlook gets $1,000 price tag from bull analyst Dan Ives

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) has not had a favorable first quarter and a half on Wall Street in 2021, but Wedbush Securities analyst and Tesla bull Dan Ives believes the stock will cost $1,000 per share in 12 months. In 2021 so far, Tesla has lost around 20% of its value despite reporting two record-breaking quarters […]

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