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Watch Tesla's Elon Musk show off dual-motor AWD Model D and autopilot

Watch Tesla's Elon Musk show off dual-motor AWD Model D and autopilot

By 10 October 2014

Tesla has developed a supercar, with superpower-like capabilities. Okay, that might be a little dramatic. But Elon Musk, the company's co-founder, recently showed off some impressive new products and features coming from Tesla, such as a new dual-motor... >>

What is the Tesla Model D? And why is it a step closer to self-driving cars?

What is the Tesla Model D? And why is it a step closer to self-driving cars?

By 10 October 2014

Tesla has been talked about the world over lately with its rumour Model D expected to get unveiled last night. But rather than a new car being unveiled the D, it turns out, was a variant for the Model S. Tesla CEO Elon Musk was teasing the Model D, and... >>

Tesla has an event next week at Hawthorne Airport: Here's what it might show off

Tesla has an event next week at Hawthorne Airport: Here's what it might show off

By 3 October 2014

Electric car maker Tesla is getting ready to introduce two new...things. The company is holding event on 9 October - at an airport of all places. It is expected to show off "the D and something else". Seriously. If you're curious about all the showmanship... >>

Tesla Model S update to use iPhone Touch ID as key and remote start

Tesla Model S update to use iPhone Touch ID as key and remote start

By 22 August 2014

Tesla is reportedly going to allow iPhone owners to use their device's fingerprint recognition Touch ID sensor as a key. This will mean unlocking and even starting the electric car remotely from the phone. The Tesla Model S already has an iPhone app which... >>

Tesla maps show huge expansion of Superchargers across the world by next year

Tesla maps show huge expansion of Superchargers across the world by next year

By 31 July 2014

If you're mulling a Tesla purchase but are worried about the lack of Superchargers for charging your electric vehicle, have no fear: Many countries across the world will soon be chock-full of Supercharger sites. Tesla Motors already announced earlier... >>

Tesla Model S hacked, doors popped open while being driven

Tesla Model S hacked, doors popped open while being driven

By 22 July 2014

Students at Zhejiang University were able to attack a Tesla Model S using a hack that popped open the doors while the car was moving at speed. This obviously has dangerous connotations for the fully electric car. But the attacks weren't on just anyone,... >>

Wireless power delivery being tested in new Tesla tower this year

Wireless power delivery being tested in new Tesla tower this year

By 11 July 2014

Imagine a world where humans only rely on clean energy harvested from the sun, without the use of power lines. It's dream currently hindered by costs and technical difficulties, though it is possible. And a new campaign on crowdfunding site Indiegogo... >>

Electric car, with light aluminium-air battery, travels 1,100 miles on a single charge, take note Tesla

Electric car, with light aluminium-air battery, travels 1,100 miles on a single charge, take note Tesla

By 16 June 2014

An electric car has been tested that managed a huge 1,100 mile range on a single charge. A massive jump from current electric cars like the Tesla Model S which tops out at around 300 miles. The secret to this super range is a type of battery technology... >>

Tesla: All our patent are belong to you

Tesla: All our patent are belong to you

By 12 June 2014

Elon Musk, the confident CEO of Tesla, has followed on up previous hints with the confirmation that the electric motorcar company will allow any other company to use its patents without having to pay. "Tesla will not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone... >>

Elon Musk confirms £25k Tesla within 3 years and plans for R&D centre in the UK

Elon Musk confirms £25k Tesla within 3 years and plans for R&D centre in the UK

By 9 June 2014

Elon Musk, the founder of the Tesla Motor Company and other companies like Space X, has told Pocket-lint and other journalists at the UK launch of the Model S, that a cheaper model will be coming within the next 3 years.  Admitting the cheaper model... >>