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Originally published on TeslaMondo. 1. Why do the falcon doors look slightly ajar in most photos? 2. Why is the nose still veiled while everything else is exposed? What’s behind that veil? 3. How does the windshield manage to seamlessly become the roof? A mere illusion, or a real Tesla feat? 4. Show More Summary
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As if the Tesla Model ‘S’ wasn’t already cool enough with its semiautonomous autopilot mode, now it’s even cooler. The autopilot mode is already equipped, according to Engadget, with ultrasonic radar so that the system can sense obstacles, avoid
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Australia, where the Labor Party is pledging to attempt 50% electricity from renewables by 2030, also recently got Tesla stores. Miss Phryne Fisher would surely be driving a Tesla Model S P90DL to ensure being first at the crime scene she is investigating in Melbourne, if she was in service today instead of in 1928. Show More Summary
The Tesla Model S P85 is simply the best car Regular Car Reviews has driven so far this side of a mysterious Volkswagen we all know doesn’t really exist. Too bad the Tesla is not a regular car. Read more...
Audi recently confirmed plans to launch an electric crossover in 2018. The vehicle won’t be a dedicated electric car but a variant of a new crossover with coupe-like styling to be called the Q6. While the electric Q6, likely to be called a Q6 e-tron, won’t arrive until 2018, versions with other, more conventional powertrains may appear...
Mitsubishi lifted the covers from its all-new Challenger SUV this week at the 2015 Bangkok International Grand Motor Sale. The third generation of the rugged 4X4 family wagon, the new Challenger is no ‘city-SUV’ poseur as it continues the formula of the old. Show More Summary
Youxia X. (Credit: Youxia Motors) Surprise, surprise a Chinese start-up has come up with a cheap Tesla Motors Model S clone. Production of the Youxia X is slated to start in 2016 with deliveries in 2017 -- so says CarNewsChina.com (via Green Car Reports). And the price range? From 200,000 to 300, 000 yuan [...]
If a wild, crazed South African runs up to you, screaming about visions of the future, tubetravel, and a free Tesla Model X, we’re hear to tell you that you should believe him. Maybe. Hopefully. But in all seriousness, Tesla’s said it’s actually prepared to give you a free Model X, if you meet the right conditions. Read more...
Yesterday, we reported that in a sales call, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announced a referral program that could, possibly, maybe net one free Model X for someone who referred 10 new buyers. The qualifications for getting the free car: Refer 10 buyers by Oct. Show More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. Edmunds has conducted a little study of Tesla’s certified pre-owned (CPO) program and has come up with some interesting findings. Edmunds looked at registration data for 1,600+ Tesla already bought through the program. Show More Summary
The Australian arm of Tesla Motors has confirmed today that it will participate in the company’s new Referral Program for existing owners and new customers. Announced by founder Elon Musk overnight, the experimental program kicks off early next week and will run until October 31. Up for grabs is a haul of discounts for new customers […]
Elon Musk announces a social-referral program for the Tesla Model S.
Tesla's evolving autopilot technology is close to getting a key update. Right now, the feature makes Model S cars semiautonomous. Autopilot-equipped models can detect vehicles and obstacles ahead, read speed-limit signs, and detect pedestrians. Show More Summary
When it comes to raw acceleration relative to price, you’d be hard pressed to come up with a car as impressive as the Tesla Model S P85D. With a push of a button, Tesla’s upper-tier model can go from 0-60 mph in just 3.2 seconds flat. Show More Summary
Surely owning an all-electric Tesla Model S is cheaper than powering your car on expensive liquefied dinosaurs, right? Just how much will it cost you to charge a Tesla in your garage every night? More »
Tesla’s electric cars are by no means a cheap purchase, but the thinking is you’ll eventually get the cost of the car back by not having to regularly shell out for gas. Now […]
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk told press Wednesday that people who refer 10 people to buy the company’s new Model X would get one for free, Mashable is reporting (via Car and Driver). The caveats: You need to be the first in your region...Show More Summary