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.

Aspiring Tesla rival Byton claims better tech, break even goal in 2-3 years after first EV production

Like several aspiring Tesla rivals before it, Byton aims to beat the Silicon Valley-based electric car maker at its own…

Tesla owners' winter driving insights proves EVs' are great cars for sub-zero conditions

Thanks to outdated assumptions and what appears to be an ongoing misinformation campaign against electric cars, some mainstream car buyers…

Tesla Superchargers are now over 3x cheaper than their biggest competitor

Tesla's Supercharger Network just undercut one of its biggest competitors by over three times, and the company did not even…

Tesla owner looks to sue insurance after Model X survives deliberate burning attack

Last year, Elon Musk proved skeptics wrong once more by launching Tesla's in-house insurance service despite serious doubts from giants…

Tesla (TSLA) stock breaks $500 amidst optimistic price target from Oppenheimer

Tesla shares (NASDAQ:TSLA) showed some strong recovery on Monday's opening bell, bouncing back over $500 per share amidst an optimistic,…

Tesla gets 30% price target boost as analyst ponders 650k annual sales in China alone

Recent news about Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) have mostly been focused on the recent downgrades it received from Wall St, but…

Tesla returns to Pwn2Own hacking competition with Model 3 as target and prize

Last year, Tesla made headlines when it made a Mid-Range Model 3 RWD a target and prize at a Pwn2Own…

Tesla (TSLA) bull suggests taking profit as shorts get brought down to their knees

Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) meteoric rise has been a particularly painful ride for the companys' short-sellers, some of whom have been burned…

Tesla critic Bob Lutz flips stance on Elon Musk as stock surges toward $500

Longtime Tesla critic and former GM vice chairman Bob Lutz has surprisingly acknowledged the progress of the electric car maker…

Tesla Model 3 race-tuned by Unplugged heads to historic Tokyo Auto Salon exhibit

Amidst the impeccably-detailed engines and stunning matte wraps of tuned cars in this year's Tokyo Auto Salon event, a gunmetal…

Tesla Model 3 gets Full Self-Driving HW3 upgrade: Full details with lessons learned

True to Elon Musk's expectations on Twitter last month, it appears that Tesla is now looking to ramp Hardware 3…

Tesla fan builds lifelike Cybertruck by hand in grand DIY project

It takes a pretty bold company and CEO to create and release such a unique vehicle like the Cybertruck to…

Tesla’s (TSLA) win streak charges on, hitting new $450 high with whopping $81B value

Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) is charging ahead once more, with shares breaking the $450 barrier after the opening bell on Friday.…

Tesla crushes Q4 results with 110k cars delivered, exceeds 2019 guidance with 365k total deliveries

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has formally released its production and delivery for the fourth quarter of 2019. Between October to December, Tesla…

Tesla (TSLA) rises amid Canaccord's $515 price target, GF3's mass Model 3 deliveries

Tesla shares (NASDAQ:TSLA) rose on Thursday amid news of China's impending mass deliveries of the MIC Model 3, as well…

Tesla just gave birth to the next generation of supporters

December 31, 2019 held significance for Tesla, as it marked the end of another quarter. The day determined if the…

Tesla is becoming the company of choice for next-generation auto workers

Tesla's first handover ceremony for its Made-in-China Model 3 in Gigafactory 3 was memorable for a variety of reasons. For…

Tesla confessions: The Model Y is looking better and better the closer it is to production

Note: I don't usually do personal op-eds, but I'm making an exception this time around. This story may be well…

Tesla (TSLA) dips as Cowen predicts $210 price, Model 3 'demand saturation'

Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) dropped on Monday amid the release of a bearish note from Cowen, which predicted that the electric…

Tesla delivers first China-Made Model 3 in celebration event at Shanghai Gigafactory

Less than a year since Tesla CEO Elon Musk participated in Gigafactory 3's groundbreaking ceremony, the first batch of Made-in-China…