There are currently three Tesla vehicles on the road: the original Roadster and its later variations; the Model S sedan; and the Model X SUV. If all goes according to plan, the mass-market Model 3 sedan will hit the streets in 2017. As...Show More Summary
Wallpaper took on the daunting task of narrowing down 20 years of design innovations to just over 100 eclectic choices, including the Tesla Roadster, the 9/11 memorial, Instagram, the bushy brow, and Ilse Crawford's IKEA collection, above. (more…)
One of China’s biggest automotive design companies CH-Auto Technology is branching out into the business of building cars. Its first car is to be a small electric sports car not unlike the Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Roadster. A concept, dubbed the K50 and marketed under the Qiantu brand, was rolled out at April’s 2016 Beijing auto show...
Nissan gives viral video subject a Nissan Leaf. Lazard made a mistake when it calculated Solarcity's value. VW is recalling 30,000 CNG cars. Qiantu plans to sell the K50 in the US. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Qiantu K50 roadster...Show More Summary
Detroit Electric, the fledgling electric car maker with the historic American name, wants to follow its limited edition roadster with a mass-production sedan and SUV. The company recently told a Dutch newspaper that it doesn’t want to...Show More Summary
Someone who says they are an Apple employee posted this picture of what looks like an Apple headquarters parking lot to Reddit on Thursday. That sure is a lot of Tesla cars. In the photo, you can see a Tesla Roadster, the first car the...Show More Summary
If you were genuinely a Tesla Motors early adopter (buying a Roadster or an early Model S), or if you just frequented the Tesla Motors Club forum much before the release of the Model X, you are very likely familiar with the name Jerome Guillen. Show More Summary
Now entering its second decade in production, the Lotus Elise is simply one of the most capable speed machines on the planet, as evidenced by the numerous platform iterations (Tesla Roadster, Hennessey Venom GT, etc.) and high-spec track day specials that have sprung up over the years. Show More Summary
Happy Birthday to the Tesla Roadster. Hopefully there’s bigger and better things awaiting you in Elon Musk’s Tesla Master Plan II. Read more...
The Telsa Roadster 3.0 upgrade has begun its slow roll out, with local owners set to pay just a little over $47,000 if they want the revised battery pack.
Tesla Roadster's battery-pack retrofit boosts convertible's single-charge range to 340 miles from about 245 miles. Continue reading $29k Tesla Roadster upgrade allows for 340 miles on a charge $29k Tesla Roadster upgrade allows for 340 miles on a charge originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:30:00 EDT. Show More Summary
The company can only retrofit a few new packs a week, significantly limiting output.
Tesla's upcoming Model 3 is one of the hottest new cars to have been unveiled in recent years. The vehicle will be Tesla's first electric car with a price tag that is accessible to mass market buyers, following the Roadster and Model S with pricing that could reach well over $100,000. Show More Summary
Barrett Lyon has owned every model Tesla has ever made; a Roadster, a Model S and, now formally, a Model X—which he returned to Tesla after filing a lawsuit against the company over the electric crossover’s numerous quality issues. Read more...
If this Chinese roadster is the future of EV sports cars, sign me up. SEE ALSO: Tesla says Model X did not crash itself with Autopilot, despite owners' claims Chinese electric vehicle startup Qiantu Motor is planning to compete withShow More Summary
Tesla’s pure-electric Roadster, Model S and Model X are reasonably high-tech vehicles, so it should come as no surprise to any casual observer — and definitely not to any owner — that they track basic information like a driver’s speed, GPS location and various other inputs like steering wheel rotation and throttle position. Show More Summary
Tesla's Model S electric car has won rave reviews from auto critics. But the company's first crack at an electric car, the Roadster, had some problems. In fact, CEO Elon Musk now admits the car was "completely unsafe." During Tesla's...Show More Summary
You never forget your first Tesla. In 2010, right after the company had survived a near-death experience, I was offered the chance to sample what was then the carmaker's only vehicle: the original Roadster. It's hard to overestimateShow More Summary
The next Roadster won't arrive until 2019 at the earliest.