Tesla Motors

After series of adverse reports, Elon Musk joins ‘fake news’ chorus

25 May 2018

Truck startup Nikola sues Tesla for ‘infringing’ several patents

03 May 2018

Nikola Motor Company has filed a $2-billion lawsuit against Tesla claiming several patent infringements after Tesla sought to poach Nikola’s chief engineer

‘Automated Tesla cars can save 900,000 lives a year,’ says carmaker

02 Apr 2018

One automotive fatality takes place every 86 million miles across all vehicles from all manufacturers, while for vehicles fitted with autopilot hardware, it is one fatality, every 320 million miles

Musk and Mark raise the muck

24 Mar 2018

Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are battling it out over SpaceX and Facebook, much to the glee of their global ‘followers’

Musk’s Tesla may have carried largest load of bacteria into space

03 Mar 2018

Scientists say NASA understands the danger of land-borne bacteria falling on other planets and therefore ensures that all it spacecraft sent to the Moon or Mars, are processed and sterilised, unlike Musk's Tesla Roadster, which was launched by the Space Explorer in February

Hackers hijack Tesla's Amazon cloud account to mine crypto-currency

21 Feb 2018

The attack on Tesla is the latest in a string of crypto-jacking attacks where thieves hijack unsuspecting victims’ computers to generate virtual currencies

Tesla to set up smart power grid in Canada in pact with Nova Scotia Power

19 Feb 2018

Elon Musk’s Tesla car to stay in space for millions of years

16 Feb 2018

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket blasts off carrying Musk's red Tesla Roadster

07 Feb 2018

South Australia to install solar panels and Tesla batteries at 50,000 homes

06 Feb 2018

Tesla's Elon Musk is selling flamethrowers and raking in millions

31 Jan 2018

US safety board to investigate second Tesla autopilot crash

24 Jan 2018

Tesla Inc starts production of electricity-producing shingles

10 Jan 2018

Original Tesla rival is back with Fisker Emotion

10 Jan 2018

Anheuser-Busch pre-orders 40 Tesla Semi trucks

08 Dec 2017

Elon Musk powers South Australia with world’s biggest battery ahead of schedule

01 Dec 2017

Tesla builds world’s biggest lithium ion battery; Musk on track to win wager

23 Nov 2017

Elon Musk's Tesla has completed construction of the world’s largest lithium ion battery in Australia, putting it on track to meet a 100-day deadline for switching the battery packs on, the South Australian government said

Tesla releases powerbank for Android phones and iPhones

20 Nov 2017

Tesla set to open Supercharger stations

18 Nov 2017

Tesla unveils electric semi truck, Tesla Semi

17 Nov 2017

Tesla workfloor a hotbed for racist behaviour, says ex-employee in lawsuit

14 Nov 2017

Mercedes aims to beat Tesla at its own EV game

14 Nov 2017

Tesla restores power at children’s hospital in Puerto Rico

26 Oct 2017

Elon Musk's company announced its success in restoring power to the hospital in less than three weeks after Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rossello tweeted on 6 October about the project

Workers demonstrate at Tesla Fremont factory against mass firings

25 Oct 2017

Tesla's Shanghai plant may be first wholly-owned facility in China

23 Oct 2017

Tesla has reached an agreement with authorities in Shanghai to set up a wholly-owned plant in China, making it the first foreign automaker to be permitted to do so