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 to cap battery at 80% charge in high-usage Supercharger stations to increase site throughput

Tesla has recently announced that it is rolling out an update to improve the throughput of its busiest Superchargers stations…

Concerns about Tesla’s (TSLA) alleged ‘demand problem’ are likely overblown

The past few months have not been kind to Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA). Following the company’s lower-than-expected production and delivery figures…

Tesla Model 3 showcases its handling and stability by acing the ‘Moose Test’

The Tesla Model 3 recently took on the Moose Test, a challenging test that simulates what happens to a vehicle…

Elon Musk’s Boring Company updates loop system using Teslas on Autopilot

A new teaser video released by The Boring Company has provided a glimpse of the tunneling startup's updated concept for…

Tesla’s Lane Departure Avoidance is an incredibly underrated safety feature

Tesla recently released two new safety features earlier this month. Dubbed as Lane Departure Avoidance and Emergency Lane Departure Avoidance,…

Tesla opens jobs for Gigafactory 3 as first images of factory interior emerge

Ahead of the completion of Gigafactory 3's outer shell in Shanghai, Tesla's recruitment team in China has announced that it…

Consumer Reports’ points against Tesla’s Navigate on Autopilot were misunderstood

Tesla received an immense amount of criticism recently after Consumer Reports published a scathing review of Navigate on Autopilot with…

Tesla on track to beat Q4 2018’s record deliveries, claims leaked Elon Musk email

An email reportedly sent by Elon Musk to Tesla employees has started making the rounds online. Initially shared on a…

Elon Musk’s Boring Company secures contract for Las Vegas transport tunnel

Despite receiving some pushback from two board members of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, The Boring Company has…

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shares insights on Rivian’s $700 million investment

During Amazon’s all-hands meeting in March, CEO Jeff Bezos stated that he is fascinated by the emerging trends in the…

Tesla’s Navigate on Autopilot gets poor review from Consumer Reports

Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot with automatic lane changes was recently tested by Consumer Reports, and the results were not encouraging.…

Tesla’s (TSLA) steep drop is driven by short-seller activity, says Bank of America

Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) has taken a steep dive recently, with the company's shares down nearly 40% in the last six…

Tesla rolls out location-based activation preferences for Sentry Mode

Tesla has started rolling out Sentry Mode preferences to its vehicles, giving owners more control of their electric cars’ built-in…

Tesla’s $10 ‘bear case’ from Morgan Stanley highlights the noise surrounding TSLA

Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) looked alarming right before the markets opened on Tuesday amidst news that Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas…

Tesla rolls out ‘Rick and Morty’-inspired voice command to enable Sentry Mode

Tesla appears to have enabled a number of new voice commands for Sentry Mode. As revealed in a video from…

Tesla Model 3 with Track Mode takes on the Nurburgring with BMW M2 Competition

A Tesla Model 3 Performance with Track Mode recently took on what could very well be the world’s most iconic…

GM announces ‘exponential jump’ in electronics that will allow OTA updates by 2023

In an announcement on Monday, General Motors Co stated that most of its global fleet of vehicles would be capable…

Tesla Gigafactory 3’s rise shows that it’s too early to dismiss Elon Musk’s ‘sci-fi projects’

A drone flyover of Gigafactory 3 on Monday has revealed that the factory shell of Tesla's China-based electric car production…

Tesla (TSLA) falls below $200 amid ‘major concerns’ about company growth

Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) fell below $200 after the opening bell on Monday amidst "major concerns" about Model 3 demand and…

Tesla is blazing a trail for in-car gaming with Unity and Unreal Engine ports

A series of updates from Elon Musk this past weekend hinted at what could very well be a serious initiative…