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.

The Tesla Semi’s butterfly effect will change the face of heavy-duty freight routes

In a recent interview, Auke Hoekstra, a researcher at Eindhoven University of Technology and an electric vehicle expert, explained how…

Tesla’s air suspension work for Full Self-Driving will be a killer Cybertruck feature

In a recent comment on Twitter, Elon Musk remarked that a lot of work is being done for Tesla’s air…

Tesla is going the full supercar route with next-gen Roadster’s special paint options

Tesla’s electric car lineup may be comprised of some of the most technologically advanced and fun vehicles available on the…

Tesla files recall for 9,136 2015-2016 Model X over adhesive issue: NHTSA

Tesla has filed a recall for 9,136 Model X that were produced between September 17, 2015 and July 31, 2016,…

A Tesla Semi with structural batteries and 620 miles of range is a haymaker against trucking emissions

The Tesla Semi may be requiring a lot of patience among its reservation holders, but it appears that the all-electric…

Tesla launches serious battery cell production push with new hiring ramp

Tesla appears to have started a serious initiative to push its battery cell production efforts even further. This is highlighted…

Tesla’s giant battery cell plant in Germany can be expanded to 250 GWh/year

During the European Battery Conference organized by the Federal Ministry of Economics, Tesla CEO Elon Musk mentioned a key detail…

Tesla’s Elon Musk edges out Bill Gates to become world’s 2nd richest person

As Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) continued to rise on Monday, CEO Elon Musk saw his net worth pass Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.…

Tesla FSD Beta 5 with significant improvements set to roll out in a few days

Tesla’s limited Full Self-Driving beta has only been released to a select few electric car owners for a month, but…

The alarming truth behind Plug-in Hybrids exposed by European transport group

Another emissions scandal appears to be brewing in Europe. This time, it involves the automobile equivalent of a wolf in…

Tesla (TSLA) gets $1K bull case target from Wedbush over China and Europe’s potential

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) recently received an optimistic $1,000 per share bull case target from Wedbush. Analyst Dan Ives discussed the electric…

TSLA: Wall St acknowledges Tesla’s ability to produce nearly 1M cars in 2021

Seemingly against all odds, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has decided to pursue its goal of delivering half a million cars this year.…

Tesla FSD beta’s Las Vegas inner-city test suggests that autonomy is closer than we think

It’s pretty easy to dismiss the capabilities of Tesla’s Autopilot and Full Self-Driving beta. A look at Autopilot’s ranking from…

One of Tesla’s most minor Model 3 updates proves Elon Musk’s long game—and how skeptics miss the point

Back when the Model 3 was unveiled, Tesla immediately attracted a good amount of criticism over the vehicle’s design. Arguments…

Tesla Model S Long Range Plus now boasts 409 miles per charge: report

It appears that Tesla has been able to roll out a range increase for the Model S Long Range once…

Porsche Taycan driver takes ‘launch control’ a bit too literally in saddest parking fail ever

A video of what could very well be the saddest parking fail ever involving a Porsche Taycan has been shared…

Tesla (TSLA) S&P 500 debut to usher in $8B demand from US large-cap funds

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) may have a lot of momentum now, but the electric car maker could very well be on the…

Tesla and SpaceX are now worth over half a trillion dollars combined

With Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) rise on Thursday that saw the electric car maker end the day with a market cap of…

Tesla Model S police cruiser aces pilot program with remarkably short downtime

Last year, the Fremont Police Department launched a one-year Electric Patrol Vehicle Pilot Program aimed at determining if EVs could…

Tesla (TSLA) surges for 2nd day as it approaches its S&P 500 debut

Tesla shares (NASDAQ:TSLA) neared record highs on Wednesday, surging 10% and extending a two-day rally following an announcement that the…