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GM’s Chevy Bolt plant gets $1.3 billion tax rebate to ramp EV production

Orion Township approved General Motors' (GM) request for a tax rebate on its proposed $1.3 billion investment to expand the…

SpaceX Falcon 9 booster becomes fourth to launch and land ten times

For the fourth time, a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster has successfully completed ten orbital-class launches and landings. A day later…

Tesla’s importance lies in global auto market, not just EVs following record year: Jefferies

Tesla's importance as an automotive company is undoubtedly one of the most crucial in the storied history of car manufacturing.…

Elon Musk says tracking his travel plans has become ‘a security issue’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has stated that tracking his travel plans has become "a security issue" after rumors that he…

Lucid Air Dream Edition 0-60 mph, 1/4-mile performance gets real-world test

The Lucid Air Dream Edition is promoted primarily as a luxury car, but its listed performance specs are nothing to…

Tesla China highlights its customer service efforts and ratings in new video

Tesla has recently released a video highlighting its efforts to provide excellent after-sales service to its customers in China. The…

Tesla raises Full Self-Driving Capability’s price to $12,000

Tesla has raised the price of its Full Self-Driving Capability to $12,000. The adjustment comes less than two years since…

Fresh batch of Tesla Model Y sighted in Giga Texas

A batch of Tesla Model Y vehicles was recently spotted at Gigafactory Texas, the EV manufacturer’s new headquarters. Speculations suggest that…

Hundreds of Teslas reported in Auckland port, hinting at even more growth in NZ

Recent reports from the Port of Auckland have indicated that hundreds of Tesla vehicles are likely waiting for delivery in…

Tesla rolls out new firmware in hopes to solve heat pump issues

Tesla's widely-publicized issues with heat pumps over the past several weeks are being solved by a firmware update, CEO Elon…

Tesla receives offers from several Indian politicians despite standstill with government

After Tesla CEO Elon Musk commented last week that the automaker was still navigating through various "challenges" with the Indian…

Another Tesla Model Y body with apparent space for structural battery sighted in Giga Texas

In what appears to be another hint of Tesla's impending start of operations in its Austin-based plant, another Model Y…

Tesla turns to Mozambique mine to acquire graphite for its EV batteries: report

A recently shared report has indicated that Tesla is looking to source some key battery materials such as graphite from…

With boost from cars like Tesla Model 3 and Model Y, China is well ahead of its 2025 EV target

Thanks in no small part to the runaway success of vehicles like the Tesla Model 3, Model Y, and other…

SpaceX readies 4th Falcon 9 booster for 10th launch and landing [webcast]

Update: SpaceX has delayed Starlink 4-6 and Falcon 9 B1060's tenth launch and landing to a backup window scheduled no…

Tesla Semi Megachargers are very sleek–and surprisingly massive

Recent images of the Tesla Semi's Megacharger units at PepsiCo's Modesto, California site have revealed something quite interesting about the…

Tesla starts rolling out FSD 10.9 with “more natural” left turns and “calmer” launches

Tesla started rolling out FSD Beta 10.9. According to the release notes, V10.9 features a number of incremental changes that…

SpaceX firms up Falcon 9’s busy January launch plans

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has rolled out to Kennedy Space Center Pad 39A ahead of the company's third Falcon…

Tesla Q4 2021 Vehicle Safety Report records 1 crash for every 4.31 million miles with Autopilot engaged

In Q4 2021, Tesla recorded one crash for every 4.31 million miles driven with Autopilot engaged, as per the company's…

UPDATE: Tesla Cybertruck steel supplier’s Sinton, TX plant to start initial operations next month

Correction: A message sent to Teslarati has confirmed that Steel Dynamics Inc. is not Tesla’s supplier for the Cybertruck’s steel.…