Tesla awarded a group of hackers an electric car and $375,000 after it successfully exposed the vulnerabilities of the Tesla Model 3. The hackers used a JIT bug in the renderer to penetrate the infotainment system of the vehicle.
Car Tech March 24, 2019
With production difficulties in assembly line problems solved, Tesla is now promoting sales of the Model 3. Store advisors are now given a $300 commission incentive for each Performance variant sold.
Car Tech July 9, 2018
Elon Musk took to Twitter to reveal that he's considering allowing car owners to build their own Tesla vehicles. The Tesla CEO is thinking about offering a factory tour where owners can help build part of the vehicle.
Car Tech June 23, 2018
Heads up, international Tesla fans. Model 3 orders for Asia and Europe have been delayed, so don’t expect the electric car to arrive until early or mid-2019.
Car Tech May 30, 2018
Elon Musk finally announced the highly anticipated dual-motor, all-wheel drive, and performance versions of the Tesla Model 3. The Tesla CEO made the announcement via a series of tweets on Saturday, May 19.
Car Tech May 21, 2018
The Tesla Model 3 is already facing delays, and its production is now temporarily halted again. This is the second such shutdown in three months, but the company says it's a 'planned production pause.'
Car Tech April 17, 2018
Tesla has struggled with its ramp-up of Model 3 production, which makes the firing of hundreds of workers an interesting development. Is Tesla in trouble, or is this part of a plan to address the company's manufacturing problems?
Car Tech October 14, 2017
Tesla is going all-in on its mass-market electric vehicle, the Model 3. The company is looking to raise about $1.5 billion to ramp up Model 3 production and has reduced the price of the Model X electric SUV by $3,000.
Car Tech August 8, 2017
After months of hype, Tesla has finally unveiled the Model 3 - its affordable electric vehicle geared for the masses. Tesla also just proved that it’s not just your average electric car company.
Car Tech July 29, 2017
Tesla CEO Elon Musk shared a picture of the first production Model 3 ever built. With the mass-market electric vehicle finally hitting roads soon, is it time for customers to start thinking about purchasing an electric car?
Car Tech July 9, 2017
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that the Model 3 is all set to enter production this Friday, two weeks ahead of schedule. The first 30 Model 3 preorder customers will get their cars later this month.
Car Tech July 3, 2017
Tesla has made several adjustments to the price tags of its electric vehicles, including reducing the price of the Model S 75 and Model S 75D. The company's cheapest vehicle for now, the Model S 75, costs only $69,500.
Car Tech April 18, 2017
Tesla Advanced Automation Germany steers all efforts into Model 3 production, canceling all existing contracts with other car manufacturers and outside clients in the process.
Business Tech April 14, 2017
Tesla delivered over 25,000 electric vehicles in the first quarter, setting a new record for the company. Tesla is on track to meet its first-half target of delivered vehicles as it prepares to start production of the mass-market Model 3.
Car Tech April 2, 2017
Tencent, best known for its WeChat messaging app, purchased a 5 percent stake in Tesla for $1.78 million. The move will help Tesla expand its presence in China, where electric vehicle sales growth has been the highest for the company.
Business Tech March 29, 2017
Tesla is looking to raise fresh capital of up to $1.15 billion in preparation for the launch of production of the Model 3. Will the company be able to start mass production of the electric vehicle by July?
Car Tech March 16, 2017
A small clip along with a picture of the latest Model 3 EV from Tesla has leaked online. The leak of the prototype shows the upcoming EV during its test run on the SpaceX Hyperloop test track.
Car Tech March 11, 2017
A recent Tesla filing revealed that the company is yet to produce a prototype for its Model 3 vehicle. It is being predicted that Tesla may fall short on its promise of entering mass production for Model 3 by July.
Car Tech March 4, 2017
Tesla CEO Elon Musk previously hinted that a solar roof option could be offered for the upcoming Model 3 electric vehicle. The idea was initially met with disbelief, but new technology revealed by Panasonic could make it possible.
Car Tech March 2, 2017
Elon Musk has confirmed that Tesla is mulling the expansion of a scheme that will eliminate recurring car insurance and maintenance bills. The custom insurance will match the insurance cost to the Autopilot development.
Car Tech February 26, 2017
The Tesla Model 3 is back on track after many production delays. Elon Musk makes the wait more bearable by showing off some design sketches of the newest EV.
Car Tech February 25, 2017
Tesla has decided to increase the number of supercharger stations for its electrical vehicles in North America in 2017. Currently, Tesla has 2,636 supercharger stations across the U.S., Mexico and Canada.
Car Tech February 23, 2017
BMW recently showed off renders of the upcoming BMW i5 fully electric vehicle, which will hit showrooms in 2021. Observers believe that its striking good looks could give the Tesla Model 3 a run for its money.
Car Tech February 23, 2017
Tesla released its results for the fourth quarter and full-year 2016, beating analyst expectations. The focus, however, is on the company's revealed plans for up to three more Gigafactories and Model 3 production starting in July.
Car Tech February 22, 2017
Tesla appeared to have achieved a breakthrough in the production of its battery packs. Through its Gigafactory, it is able to take advantage of the economies of scale to drive down cost.
Car Tech February 22, 2017
Tesla is gearing up for its Model 3 production by Feb. 20. While drawing in more investors, the company plans to produce 500,000 vehicles annually by 2018.
Car Tech February 9, 2017
Tesla has long been mulling an Indian expansion and it's apparently getting closer to sealing the deal. In response to a user query, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he's hoping to launch Tesla in India as soon as this summer.
Business Tech February 8, 2017
Elon Musk announced on Twitter that Tesla Model 3 won’t be coming with a 100 kWh battery. This decision was taken as the wheelbase of the upcoming car would not be able fit a battery that size.
Car Tech February 8, 2017
In an email sent to employees, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said that he already informed Donald Trump that he is stepping down from his business council. The move has been prompted by the recent immigration policy.
Business Tech February 3, 2017
Customers have canceled their reservations for the Model 3 sedan from Tesla Motors, allegedly due to Elon Musk's association with President Trump.
Car Tech February 2, 2017
Tesla Motors delivered 76,230 electric vehicles in 2016, falling short of its target of 80,000 units. Will the company be able to keep up with the demand for the Model 3, which has already been reserved by over 400,000 customers?
Car Tech January 4, 2017
GM announced that it is on track to deliver the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt before the year ends. The company said that production is underway and the first batch of the electric vehicles will first head to California and Oregon.
Car Tech November 6, 2016
Tesla has submitted city planning documents for the planned expansion of its factory in Fremont, California. The expansion is a way for the electric vehicle company to accommodate its goal of shipping 500,000 cars by the end of 2018.
Car Tech October 8, 2016
The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt all-electric vehicle, which is capable of 238-mile range, will come in two variants: the base model and the Premier version. They will be available later this year.
Car Tech September 20, 2016
Elon Musk revealed on Twitter that a Ludicrous mode is heading to the Tesla Model 3. This is the very same feature that allows Model S cars to go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in just 2.8 seconds.
Car Tech May 2, 2016
Elon Musk said in a conference that his company is planning to deliver increasingly affordable cars to the consumer sector. The CEO hinted that Tesla will roll out a Model 4, which could be even cheaper than the Model 3.
Car Tech April 27, 2016
A new insight into the Tesla Model 3 has surfaced in the form of a video posted by Motor Trend. A closer look at the vehicle via the video reveals how the door handles work, why the vehicle nose is short, and more.
Car Tech April 26, 2016
Overall, the sales of EVs leave a lot to be desired from the market and automakers.
FUTURE TECH April 11, 2016
The electric vehicle manufacturer couldn't be more thrilled.
FUTURE TECH April 7, 2016
The Tesla Model 3 has been unveiled, and in just 24 hours, it reached the $7.5 billion mark, indicating that the 'future of electric cars is looking bright.'
FUTURE TECH April 2, 2016
Tesla Model 3, the most affordable sedan electric vehicle from Tesla Motors, was met with roaring enthusiasm at its official unveiling. Preorders skyrocketed, showing the growth potential of the automotive company.
FUTURE TECH April 2, 2016
Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Model 3 with the $35,000 electric vehicle boasting a driving range of 215 miles. It might be too early to say that the Model 3 will be a hit, but it is certainly looking that way.
FUTURE TECH April 1, 2016
We do know that CEO Elon Musk has already said that this sedan will drive electric vehicles into mainstream America.
FUTURE TECH March 30, 2016
Tesla Motors has sent out media invitations for the March 31 event wherein the Model 3 electric vehicle is expected to be unveiled. The vehicle will be the company's first mass market car, with a price tag of $35,000 before tax incentives.
FUTURE TECH March 16, 2016
The veil falls off the Tesla Model 3 on March 31. In the meantime, Tesla Motors has been cluing consumers in on what to expect from its first electric vehicle to have a mass-market appeal.
FUTURE TECH March 6, 2016