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SpaceX’s Starship engine hits twice the thrust of Merlin just days after test debut

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says that the company's Raptor engine - static-fired for the first time at full scale barely…

Tesla Model 3 owner 3D prints rear seat lock that prevents break-ins

Over the past few months, an increasing number of break-ins and thefts involving Tesla's electric cars were reported in the…

Tesla Model 3 tow hitch DIY installation turns electric sedan into a utility champ

The Tesla community is home to a number of very creative DIY enthusiasts, many of whom have come up with…

Tesla Model 3 owner showcases DIY automatic-lifting front trunk (frunk)

There's just something incredibly neat about having the Model 3's hood automatically pop up when accessing the frunk. Similar to…

Tesla DIY guru shares project to convert junk battery pack into a trailer

Self-proclaimed car guru Rich Benoit has learned that even Teslas that are left damaged and abandoned in salvage yards could…

Tesla owner cuts open Model X tire to reveal acoustic foam used for noise reduction

A video uploaded on YouTube showcases Tesla's use foam-lined tires to ensure that its vehicles are as silent as they…

Tesla Model S without Autopilot upgraded with comma.ai OpenPilot solution

A "Classic" Tesla Model S without Autopilot was recently upgraded and tested with comma.ai's OpenPilot software, an open-source driver-assist system.…

Tesla rebuilder discovers Model S still functional after being underwater

A Tesla Model S P85D with salvage title was able to miraculously power on, despite being submerged underwater for 10…

Tesla Model 3 owner customizes wood trim interior in DIY project

With some carpentry know-how, a Tesla enthusiast was able to transform his Model 3’s wood trim into something incredibly eye-catching.…

Watch this early Tesla Model S ditch the nose cone with Unplugged Performance’s refresh front fascia kit

The Tesla Model S has undergone one facelift since being introduced back in 2012. The full-sized sedan's facelifted version, which…

Installing a Tesla Model 3 dashcam solution from BlackVue

Arguably, one of the most important aftermarket upgrades any Tesla owner can make is the installation of a multi-channel dashcam…

This Tesla DIY project shows that Aero Wheels can still look pretty cool

Aero Wheels are pretty much the auto equivalent of wearing sandals on top of socks. They’re very efficient and they…

Tesla Model S hitch by Torklift (3 year update): Eaten alive

The first major modification we had done to our Tesla-- and one of the first reviews I did for Teslarati--…

Tesla owner builds “Urban Supercharger” cable organizer and cabinet

Tesla owners have been known to create clever ways to secure the standard mobile charger that's included in the purchase…

Tesla Model 3 snow chains for winter driving

Tesla has added Model 3 snow chains to its online store just in time for winter. The alloy steel chains…

Tesla owner builds a working life-size Supercharger for his garage

Model S owner and the Tesla community's resident DIY expert, Erik Strait or otherwise known as DÆrik from his YouTube channel,…

How to throw the ultimate Tesla-themed birthday party for your child

The Tesla community is known to be one of the most passionate groups of owners and enthusiasts of all car…

How to remove Tesla Model 3 aero wheel covers

A video surfaced on YouTube that reveals long-awaited details on Tesla's Model 3 aero wheels. The aero wheels, which have…

Washing your Tesla using a waterless wash and wax system from Smart Polish Pro

Owning a Tesla has inspired me in many ways I never thought possible. Among these has been the inspiration to…

YouTuber builds his own ‘Tesla Solar Roof’ tile in DIY project

Innovative YouTuber Aries RC took the do-it-yourself project to the next level when he decided to build his own version of…