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SpaceX outfits first orbital-class Starship booster with grid fins, Raptor engines

In the space of two days, SpaceX has outfitted Starship's first orbital-class Super Heavy booster with four car-sized grid fins,…

Tesla mobile app redesign previews new UI and integrated Tesla Shop access

An upcoming update for the Tesla App has recently been shared online, and it hints at some cool, new changes…

Elon Musk shares details about the Tesla crash that ramped Autopilot’s first release

Tesla's Autopilot remains polarizing for many, but there is no doubt that the driver-assist system had saved numerous lives since…

Tesla Cybertruck and new Roadster color options teased in PUBG tie-up

The Tesla Cybertruck and the next-generation Roadster are among the most highly-anticipated vehicles today, and despite the amount of information…

Tesla Autopilot prevents drunk driver from making a fatal mistake

Current US statistics state that about 10,000 people die every year due to drunk driving. That's roughly one fatality from…

Trevor Milton’s indictment should set precedent for other CEOs

This is a preview from our weekly newsletter. Each week I go ‘Beyond the News’ and handcraft a special edition…

Elon Musk says Tesla was wrong to throttle Model S battery voltage

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the company was wrong to throttle the battery voltage of 1,743 Model S sedans.…

Rivian eyes third assembly plant after talks with UK ministers

Electric car company Rivian, based in Normal, Illinois, is eyeing its third vehicle assembly plant to be in the United…

Tesla’s war against direct sales wages on with big win in Virginia

Tesla's war with laws that prohibit the direct sale of cars to consumers continues to wage on, but the automaker…

Elon Musk didn’t demand to be Apple’s CEO, and Tim Cook didn’t say ‘F you’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is setting the record straight about an alleged phone call he had with Apple CEO Tim…

Biden campaigns for 40% of US automaker sales to be electric

President Joe Biden is campaigning for United States automakers to commit to a sales goal that would see 40% of…

Tesla to pay $1.5 million as settlement in battery throttling case

Tesla has agreed to pay $1.5 million to settle claims that one of its over-the-air software updates ended up temporarily…

Tesla files patent to recover and recycle nickel and cobalt in old batteries

Tesla has filed a patent that aims to recover undamaged and unutilized nickel and cobalt, two crucial raw materials in…

Tesla Model S Plaid takes its place as production EV king with Porsche Taycan Turbo S beatdown

Very, very few cars can make the Porsche Taycan Turbo S look like it's standing still in a quarter-mile race,…

Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus becomes even more competitive in China

Tesla just made the Model 3 Standard Range Plus more competitive in China. As per a recent announcement on its…

SpaceX is building Starship’s first orbital-class booster at a breakneck pace

Within the last week, SpaceX's South Texas Starship factory appears to have kicked things into high gear and are now…

Tesla Megapack battery in Victoria catches fire while testing, no injuries reported

A Tesla Megapack battery unit has caught fire while being tested at the newly registered Victoria Big Battery. The massive…

Rivian expands testing of its electric Amazon delivery vans to Michigan

Rivian’s Amazon delivery van was spotted in Michigan, adding Detroit to one of the few cities the electric vehicle has…

Elon Musk’s Neuralink announces $205 million investment round

Elon Musk's neurotech company Neuralink announced a $205 million Series C funding round led by Vy Capital. Google Ventures, DFJ…

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk reveals the heart of Starship’s Super Heavy booster

CEO Elon Musk has revealed the first glimpse of the most complex, important, and unproven part of Starship's record-breaking Super…