Simon Alvarez

Simon is a reporter with a passion for electric cars and clean energy. Fascinated by the world envisioned by Elon Musk, he hopes to make it to Mars (at least as a tourist) someday.

Tesla’s open Supercharger program extends to more countries in Europe

Tesla's open Supercharger program, which allows non-Tesla electric vehicles to charge at the company's rapid-charging stations, has been expanded to…

Tesla to get boost in China as officials ponder EV subsidies extension after 2022: report

Tesla China may see a boost in domestic sales this year as the country is reportedly looking to extend electric…

Tesla gets taken off the S&P 500 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Index

The S&P 500 (Environmental, Social and Governance) ESG Index has been rebalanced, and American electric vehicle maker Tesla has been taken…

Twitter Board looks to “enforce” Elon Musk’s $44 billion acquisition

In what could only be described as the latest dramatic turn in the Elon Musk-Twitter acquisition story, the social media…

Tesla is building a giant Supercharger midway between LA and Las Vegas

Barstow Mayor Paul Courtney recently confirmed that an upcoming Tesla Supercharger in the city would be one of the United…

Tesla Bot prototype sneak peak scheduled for AI Day #2 this August

With the announcement that Tesla is holding an "AI Day 2.0" of sorts this coming August 19, CEO Elon Musk…

Tesla China is hitting its pace with vehicles exports, but Giga Shanghai is still at 45% capacity

Tesla China may not be at full capacity yet, but its vehicle export activities are already hitting their pace. Not…

Ford dealers are defying company orders with insane F-150 Lightning markups

Ford has made it clear over the past months that dealers should not overcharge for popular electric vehicles like the…

Twitter acquisition can’t move forward until its bot numbers are ironed out: Elon Musk

Twitter's acquisition for $44 billion cannot move forward, at least until the social media company can properly provide proof of…

Elon Musk gives his two cents on Disney’s copyright issues

Since his offer to acquire Twitter was accepted by the social media company's board, Elon Musk has given his two…

Tesla’s Elon Musk called out by Twitter legal for allegedly violating his NDA

In a post on Sunday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted that Twitter's legal team called him out for allegedly violating…

Tesla’s entire existing vehicle lineup makes it to US’ EV Top 10 rankings

Electric vehicles are gaining ground in the United States despite the ongoing semiconductor shortage. Data from financial firm Experian indicates that EV…

Tesla halts Cybertruck orders in China and Europe

Tesla appears to have gained enough Cybertruck reservations to keep its hands full for the foreseeable future.  As indicated by…

Tesla China “recalls” 107k Model 3 and Model Y over infotainment system issue

Tesla China has initiated a "recall" for over 107,000 vehicles that were produced in Gigafactory Shanghai. The recall is being…

Tesla Model Y sighted being benchmarked by General Motors

American veteran automaker General Motors seems to be getting extremely serious in the electric vehicle race. As indicated in recent…

Tesla Giga Shanghai’s return to pre-lockdown production levels delayed: report

It seems like it would take one more week before Tesla's Gigafactory Shanghai could return to its pre-lockdown vehicle production…

Tesla Superchargers are getting their cables cut, and nobody really knows why

Some Tesla Supercharger stations are getting their cables cut by vandals, and nobody can really pinpoint the reasons why. Images…

Tesla Model Y is still China’s best-selling premium SUV despite 98% sales drop in April

The Tesla Model Y is still China's best-selling premium SUV — even if it practically had zero sales in April. …

Tesla places its India entry on hold after failing to secure lower import taxes: report

Tesla's expansion into India has reportedly been placed on hold. The company's decision comes after over a year of talks…

Elon Musk’s Twitter buyout deal “on hold” amid claims that less than 5% of users are spam/fake accounts

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that his Twitter acquisition deal is “temporarily on hold,” at least until he receives…