Federal agency sends team to probe Tesla crash that killed 3

Credit score: CC0 Public Area The U.S. authorities’s street security company has dispatched a crew to analyze the chance {that a} Tesla concerned in a California crash that killed three individuals was working on {a partially} automated driving system. The Nationwide Freeway Site visitors Security Administration on Wednesday confirmed that it had despatched a particular […]

Tesla Model 3 Performance Track Mode Triggers Recall

Tesla launched Monitor Mode in late December final yr. The characteristic allows lap timers and video logging and provides drivers the flexibility to pick electrical motor conduct, change stability help settings, and alter regenerative braking efficiency. The Mannequin S Plaid has Monitor Mode however has not been recalled. In contrast to a recall for a […]

Our 2019 Tesla Model 3’s Efficiency Varied Widely Month to Month

Michael SimariAutomobile and Driver Utilizing third-party software program TeslaFi we had been in a position to observe our long-term 2019 Tesla Mannequin 3’s common effectivity every month throughout its two-year check. Its best month was in August 2020 when the common temperature was 79 levels Fahrenheit, and we averaged 107 MPGe, slightly below the EPA’s […]

Tesla reports Q1 profits of $3.3 bn, topping expectations

Tesla commenced business deliveries final month from a brand new plant in Germany. Tesla reported one other banner quarter of revenue development Wednesday because the speedy enlargement of electrical car (EV) manufacturing capability boosted gross sales regardless of ongoing provide chain issues. Elon Musk’s high-flying EV firm reported first-quarter earnings of $3.3 billion, up 658 […]

Musk says Tesla will build vehicle designed to be a robotaxi

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, proper, and automobile designer Franz von Holzhausen communicate on the “Cyber Rodeo” grand opening celebration for the brand new $1.1 billion Tesla Giga Texas manufacturing facility in Austin, Texas, on Thursday April 7, 2022. The occasion marks the opening of the brand new manufacturing facility in Travis County, which is Tesla’s […]

Tesla sells 310,000 vehicles in 1Q, despite logistics issues

Credit score: Pixabay/CC0 Public Area Tesla delivered 310,000 automobiles within the first quarter, up roughly 68% from the identical interval in 2021, the corporate mentioned Saturday. Nevertheless the corporate’s gross sales have been barely beneath expectations, which have been on the lookout for Tesla to provide 312,000 vehicles, in response to Wedbush Securities. However the […]

When a Tesla on autopilot kills someone, who is responsible?

Credit score: Unsplash/CC0 Public Area In late 2019, Kevin George Aziz Riad’s automotive sped off a California freeway, ran a pink mild, and crashed into one other automotive, killing the 2 individuals inside. Riad’s automotive, a Tesla Mannequin S, was on Autopilot. Earlier this yr, Los Angeles County prosecutors filed two prices of vehicular manslaughter […]

Tesla awaits green light to start production at German plant

The Tesla plant southeast of Berlin, introduced with a lot fanfare in November 2019, is slated to provide 500,000 automobiles a 12 months. After a collection of administrative delays, US electrical automobile pioneer Tesla is on the verge of receiving the go-ahead from German authorities on Friday to start manufacturing at its “giga-factory” exterior Berlin. […]

Tesla Investigated over Phantom Braking—416,000 Cars Involved

The Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration introduced this week it has opened an investigation into over 400,000 Teslas—all 2021 and 2022 mannequin yr Tesla Mannequin 3 and Mannequin Y electrical automobiles—for issues with their automated emergency braking techniques. This isn’t the primary time Tesla has needed to take care of NHTSA about its probably defective […]

Musk pushes the boundaries in Tesla autonomous campaign

Credit score: Pixabay/CC0 Public Area Tesla Chief Govt Elon Musk typically touts the arrival of fully autonomous automobiles as imminent, however precisely how shut that future is for the electrical automaker stays murky. In the meantime, the corporate is launching new options in a US regulatory setting that has typically taken a laissez-faire strategy to […]