Consumer Reports

Tesla Model 3 ranks as only American-made car in Consumer Reports’ Top Picks of 2020

The Tesla Model 3 was the only American vehicle in Consumer Reports' Top 10 Picks of 2020. The list is…

Tesla Model 3, Model S regain Consumer Reports recommendation, citing “improved reliability”

Tesla's Model 3 and Model S sedans have both regained recommendations from American product testing group Consumer Reports. The two…

Tesla one of four manufacturers meeting NHTSA automatic braking goals

In its latest report on automatic emergency braking (AEB) standards for automakers, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and…

CR responds to Tesla over claims that its reviews are inaccurate and misleading

Consumer Reports has fired back at Tesla, issuing a statement that defends its recent report that predicts Model 3 to…

Tesla Model 3 will have ‘average reliability’, says Consumer Reports ahead of official testing

Consumer Reports predicts that the Tesla Model 3 will have an 'average reliability' rating when the vehicle eventually begins to hit the consumer…

Consumer Reports says 83 percent of Tesla drivers very satisfied with ‘infotainment’ system

Helping the environment is a major incentive for purchasing a Tesla, but a recent Consumer Reports article on top infotainment…

Tesla Model S regains Consumer Reports’ top-ranking for ultra-luxury sedan

The Tesla Model S has been restored as the top-rated ultra-luxury sedan by Consumer Reports after the Silicon Valley-based electric…

Consumer Reports says Tesla’s AEB software update is only a partial fix

Tesla was stung last week when Consumer Reports downgraded both the Model S and Model X because the latest vehicles…

CR downgrades Tesla Model S, X over missing automatic emergency braking feature

Tesla Model S and Model X owners with self-driving hardware have been waiting patiently for the company to bring their vehicles…

Tesla earns highest ranked American car brand by Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed Tesla onto its list as highest ranked American car brand on its latest annual auto Brand Report Card.…

Consumer Reports calls Tesla Model X ‘flawed’ but do they even matter?

Consumer Reports finds the Model X more showboat than functional calling it "fast and flawed" in its latest review of…

Consumer Reports ups reliability rating for Model S, dumps Model X into least reliable category

Consumer Reports is back with a new reliability survey which places the Tesla Model S back into its recommended category, but…

Consumer Reports urges Tesla to disable Autopilot steering

Consumer Reports has publicly called on Tesla to disable the automatic steering portion of Autopilot in the wake of the…

Consumer Reports Retracts Tesla Model S Reliability Rating

Consumer Reports has downgraded Tesla Model S reliability to "worse than average." As a result, it no longer recommends the…

Tesla P85D Breaks Consumer Reports Rating Scale

When Consumer Reports tested the Tesla Model S, it gave it maximum points. 100 out of 100. But then it…

Tesla Wins Auto Repair Satisfaction Survey

Lately, I’ve noted a small shift in the political winds toward Tesla’s direct-to-consumer model. On Wednesday, the Arizona State House…

Tesla Lands Top Spot in Satisfaction Survey

Consumer Reports released results of its 2014 Owner Satisfaction survey and it has Tesla Motors in the top spot with…

Consumer Reports Says Tesla Warranty Upgrade Not Enough

Consumer Reports has acknowledged the recent announcement of Tesla's Infinite Mile Warranty, but plays it down due to lack of full coverage.…

Consumer Reports Scores Tesla Model S ‘Top Scoring Car’ 99/100 [Video]

Built from the ground up as an EV, this car's overall balance benefits from mounting the battery under the floor…