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Apple car looking more likely as electric car battery engineers get poached

Apple car looking more likely as electric car battery engineers get poached

By 19 February 2015

The Apple car rumour has been growing of late and now it appears some more evidence has appeared. Electric vehicle battery manufacturers are claiming Apple has been poaching its staff. According to A123 Systems, an electric car battery maker, Apple has... >>

Tesla Model S P85D Insane Mode reactions: Look at the excitement on those faces

Tesla Model S P85D Insane Mode reactions: Look at the excitement on those faces

By 28 January 2015

Tesla isn't just about pushing the boundaries of range on its electric cars, it's about power too. But many people don't realise just how powerful these cars can be, especially when put in the Insane Mode setting. This video shows the reactions of those... >>

Tesla is making a car charger that automatically moves and looks like a 'solid metal snake'

Tesla is making a car charger that automatically moves and looks like a 'solid metal snake'

By 31 December 2014

Tesla Motors has something new in the works. It's not another electric car but rather a car charger. And it sounds totally cool (and creepy). Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of Tesla Motors, is known for his off-beat personality, such as when he wanted... >>

These are the cars that make saving the planet cool

These are the cars that make saving the planet cool

By 19 November 2014

Cars and gadgets have never been more closely intertwined than they are now. With electric drive systems, sat nav nearly everywhere, and rear view cameras becoming the norm. But can electric cars looks sexy? Can gadget heavy motors still be desirable?... >>

Is now the time to buy an electric or hybrid car? Best cars and options explored

Is now the time to buy an electric or hybrid car? Best cars and options explored

By 14 November 2014

The future of driving appears to be electric, with Formula E in full effect, supercars adopting hybrid drive systems and range getting further all the time. Fuel powered engines may have their days numbered. But is it time to make the change to electric?... >>

Tesla Model X crossover now delayed until late 2015 to allow for even more testing

Tesla Model X crossover now delayed until late 2015 to allow for even more testing

By 5 November 2014

Don't expect the Tesla Model X to launch for retail customers in 2014. Although Tesla unveiled a prototype of the Model X full-size crossover in early 2012, which included a promise to start production in 2013, it later postponed that deadline and claimed... >>

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... >>