Tag Archives: Tesla Model 3

Tesla Should’ve Never Sold A ‘Full-Self Driving’ Option To Begin With

Tesla surprisingly announced on Thursday that a new mid-range option of Model 3 is now available, starting at $45,000. At the same time, the company quietly removed the capability to add the Full Self-Driving Capability package for $3,000 from Tesla’s online configurator. It’s a feature that should’ve never been…

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Comment of the Day: Holy Shit, Someone Has a Reasonable Tesla Take on the Internet

This is going to be hard to believe, everybody, but someone on the internet had a nuanced but even and sensible take on Tesla.

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How Tesla Made the Model 3 So Safe

Tesla made waves earlier this week by announcing that the Model 3 scoring five stars in all of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s crash test categories, leading to the claim that it has “the lowest probability of injury of all cars the safety agency has ever tested.” The Tesla cars have long had a…

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Feds Sue Elon Musk for Fraud, Want Him Barred From Being Tesla CEO 

The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Tesla CEO Elon Musk for alleged securities fraud, calling his previous tweets about having the “funding secured” to take Tesla private a “series of false and misleading statements.”

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The 2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range Is the Perfect Mix of Ordinary and Revolutionary

There is no denying the 2018 Tesla Model 3's importance. It is intended to be Tesla’s volume-seller, the car that will hopefully make luxury electric cars more accessible to more people, especially when the long-promised $35,000 version hits the market. It is the key to Tesla’s future, the source of many of its

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‘I Don’t See How This Could Hurt Me’ Says Elon Musk, Head-Butting Car: Report

Stories on the inner-workings of Elon Musk’s mind have been flowing like wine in recent days, thanks to the Tesla CEO’s botched attempt at taking the company private. The latest comes by way of the Wall Street Journal, which sets the scene with a cheery anecdote about the one time Musk (purportedly) head-butted a car…

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Elon Musk Now Says Tesla Will Remain Public

More than two weeks after Elon Musk took everyone by surprise with a haphazard pitch to take Tesla private, without any substantive proposal in place at the time, the automaker’s CEO is now scrapping the plan.

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What Do You Want to Know About the 2018 Tesla Model 3?

Up until this point, we’ve only driven the Tesla Model 3 in short bursts. And we’ve liked it very much. Now, it’s time to see what it’s like to live with for a longer-term test. We have a Model 3 Long Range for the weekend. What do you want to know about it?

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Tesla Delays Coast-to-Coast Autonomous Demo Drive Again

In an unusually tame call with investors Wednesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk dialed back a long-running ambition of his to send a Tesla car across the U.S. on a fully-autonomous demo run. Now, after suggesting a test was imminent, Tesla “might” be able to pull it off by the end of 2018, he said.

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Here Are the Cars People Are Trading For a Tesla Model 3

Now that Tesla has finally reached its Model 3 production goals, it’s comfortable bragging a little bit about the car and its owners. In today’s investor call, the company released a list of the cars people are trading in for the Tesla Model 3.

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