Joey Klender

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Rivian sends its R1T, R1S, and electric van to New Zealand for cold-weather tests

Rivian has sent the R1T pickup, the R1S SUV, and its electric delivery van to New Zealand. The reasons are…

UFC Fighter Beneil Dariush gets his Tesla Model X, and the reason he ordered it

UFC lightweight contender Beneil Dariush finally has a Tesla Model X in his possession, and he also has the reason…

General Motors increases EV investment by 75% through 2025

General Motors has increased its electric vehicle investment by 75%, from $20 billion to $35 billion through 2025, the company…

Tesla urged by German Minister to unlock Supercharging for all EVs

Tesla is being urged by German Federal Minister of Transport Andreas Scheuer to unlock the company's Superchargers for all electric…

Tesla to expand START training program to Austin, funneling talent for Giga Texas

Tesla is expanding its START Training Program to Austin Community College in Texas. The move is timely with the company's…

Tesla prepares to overtake China’s auto market with two major milestones

Tesla is preparing to overtake China's automotive market with two major milestones relating to the company's Supercharging infrastructure and Service…

Tesla’s market disruption may lead to healthy slice of global auto market: Mizuho

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) is expected to control 10% of the global automotive market in the coming years, analysts from Tokyo-based…

Tesla dominates EU sales leaderboard in 2021 with Model 3

Tesla is dominating the electric vehicle sales leaderboard in the United Kingdom through 2021 so far as the company's Model…

Lordstown relieves CEO and CFO of duties after financial woes, shares slide 16%

Lordstown Motors (NASDAQ: RIDE) announced earlier today that it had relieved CEO Steve Burns and CFO Julio Rodriguez from their…

Tesla Model Y demand skyrockets, Long Range variant nearly sold out for Q3

The demand for the Tesla Model Y Long Range variant is skyrocketing as the company now outlines the soonest possible…

Redwood Materials opens up new facility just miles from Tesla Giga Nevada

Redwood Materials, a battery and e-waste recycling venture from former Tesla executive J.B. Straubel, has opened up a new manufacturing…

Tesla ironically faces pushback at Giga Berlin from environmental groups

Tesla is ironically facing pushback from environmental groups in Germany who claim that the automaker's Giga Berlin production facility, which…

Tesla fan Jay Leno takes the Model S Plaid for a record-breaking spin

Tesla fan and automotive enthusiast Jay Leno went from talking about the 1/4-mile record performance of the Model S Plaid…

Tesla is using a new 12V Lithium-ion battery in the Model S Plaid

Among the many changes that Tesla implemented in the new Model S Plaid, a new, 12-volt lithium-ion battery is one…

Tesla’s Plaid Event highlights a new era of self-driving vehicles: Oppenheimer

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) unveiled its new Plaid Model S last night and rolled out deliveries to those who have been…

Tesla China momentum ‘a positive’ as company navigates new competition

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) had a strong showing in China in May, giving Deutsche Bank a reason to call the company's…

Tesla looks to recruit Autopilot testers in major U.S. cities

Tesla is looking to recruit several Autopilot test drivers in major U.S. cities as the company continues to ramp its…

Tesla’s Elon Musk responds to claims that he doesn’t pay income taxes

Tesla's Elon Musk responded to claims that he doesn't pay income taxes, along with several other wealthy CEOs, in a…

Lordstown Motors, short on cash, warns of possible closure

Lordstown Motors says it is running out of cash for its future development of electric vehicles and might be forced…

Tesla’s Model S Plaid delivery event is fully booked

Tesla's Model S Plaid delivery event at the Fremont factory is completely booked, as the company has started contacting some…