Tesla

Tesla has now built one million electric vehicles

This week, Tesla achieved a pretty large milestone. It has now produced over one million cars and the one-millionth one was a Model Y, the company’s latest model which is due to be shipping to customers very soon. Elon Musk (Tesla CEO), shared some photos on Twitter. Congratulations Tesla team on making our 1,000,000th car!! pic.twitter.com/5M99a9LLQi — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 10, 2020

Tesla launches a new ‘track pack’ for the Model 3

Last week, Tesla launched the new ‘track pack’ for the Model 3 Performance to help the car cope better when being used on a race track, which people tend to do. The new pack is also joined by an over the air update, with Track Mode V2 which adds new features and metrics to monitor. What’s in the new track pack? The package is $5,500 and includes new performance wheels, […]

Tesla Model Y will be delivering to customers soon

Some customers who have pre-ordered the Tesla Model Y, are now starting to receive emails letting them know that delivery will be taking place in March this year. The Model 3 based SUV was introduced in March last year and production started to increase in January 2020. Electrek reported today that some customers have started to get emails to let them know that their Model Y is ready for delivery, in […]

Tesla Model S now has more range as standard

Yesterday, Elon Musk revealed on Twitter that the Tesla Model S now has nearly four hundred miles of range, on one charge. The Model S has now been updated for an EPA estimated range of 390 miles in the US, whereas it used to be 373 miles. On the UK site, the WLTP range is at 379 miles on the Long Range model, which is £77,700. Elon has said that […]

Elon Musk: ‘It won’t be long’ until the Model S can go 400 miles on one charge

During Tesla’s most recent earnings call, CEO Elon Musk revealed that the Model S could have a 400 mile range before long, when the Model S and Model X switch to using the new battery cells which are currently in use with the Model 3. “We’re rapidly approaching a 400-mile range for Model S. So, it won’t be long before Model S has a 400-mile range” Elon Musk – Tesla […]

New Tesla update leaks upcoming Model S and Model X changes

Software is unique, whenever a new update or OS is released whether it be for Tesla or Apple, engineers and developers will always reverse engineer it to figure out any hidden gems in the code as to what is coming soon. Before the iPhone X was launched at the end of 2017, people in the Apple community found references to it in other versions of software. Late last week, Tesla […]

Tesla is offering free supercharging in China, during coronavirus outbreak

Currently China is in the middle of a crisis, with the coronavirus outbreak claiming many lives and causing illness for many more, so to help the situation Tesla is making supercharging in the country free of charge for the foreseeable future until the outbreak is resolved. In a report from electric car blog Electrek we learnt that Tesla has notified all the Tesla users in China to let them know […]

Tesla is now worth $100 billion, more than Volkswagen

Tesla is now worth more than Volkswagen, which the company achieved this week. Tesla is now worth $100 billion, which is £76.1 billion. As of this week, Volkswagen is worth $89.6 billion and for comparison, Ford is only worth $36.3 billion. Tesla is now the first american car company to be worth $100 billion and as a result shares for the company have doubled since October 2019, which is now […]

Tesla is offering cash prizes for hacking a Model 3, at Pwn2Own in March

Having cars on the internet and ‘always on’ does mean that they are more vulnerable in theory to being hacked, attacked or compromised in some way. And having a car that you or your family is sat in, travel in is a huge security issue and safety issue. Tesla is taking this very seriously and is taking part in the Pwn2Own once again in Vancouver. The Pwn2Own event takes place […]

Tesla Model Y is now up for order in China

Tesla has now made the new Model Y small SUV available for pre-order in China, which has a starting price of 444,000 yuan with an estimated production time of 2021. The base model, ‘Long Range’ which is rear-wheel drive only starts at 444,000 yuan which is around £48,000 / $63,000 in the UK and US. So far on the UK Tesla website there isn’t even any pricing information for the […]