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Simon Alvarez, Teslarati.com

Tesla in talks with new LFP cell supplier for low-cost battery deal: report

Tesla is reportedly in talks with Chinese battery maker EVE Energy Co for a potential supply deal for low-cost batteries. EVE’s batteries will reportedly be used to boost Gigafactory Shanghai..

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Eric Ralph, Teslarati.com

SpaceX begins work on Starship orbital propellant transfer test for NASA

More than six months after SpaceX won a NASA ‘Tipping Point’ award to demonstrate a large-scale cryogenic propellant transfer in orbit with Starship, the agency has begun disbursing funds,..

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Maria Merano, Teslarati.com

Tesla Virtual Power Plant is providing energy security to Australian homes

A few years ago, Tesla teamed up with the Government of South Australia and various energy authorities to build South Australia’s Virtual Power Plant. Today, the Tesla-powered VPP seems to be pr..

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Simon Alvarez, Teslarati.com

Next-gen Tesla Roadster heads to Petersen Auto Museum for two-week exhibit

For two weeks, the next-generation Tesla Roadster, a vehicle considered as the halo car of production EVs, would be available for viewing at the Petersen Auto Museum in Los Angeles, CA. The vehicle wo..

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Maria Merano, Teslarati.com

Ford ponders in-car ads using vehicle cameras in new patent

Ford patented a system that uses a vehicle’s cameras to detect billboards and pull them up on a car’s infotainment systems. While billboards have been used for advertisements for quite som..

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Maria Merano, Teslarati.com

Teslas Elon Musk reiterates call for a carbon tax in the United States

Elon Musk recently reiterated his support for a carbon tax in the United States, reiterating a point he has emphasized in the past. A 2020 poll shows that 23 of American voters agree with Musk’..

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Noah Barnes, Plug In America

Plug In America honors outstanding EV dealers

Plug In Americas PlugStar EV consumer and dealer engagement program, in partnership with SMUD Sacramento Municipal Utility District, recently celebrated some of the programs outstanding dealers in..

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Eric Ralph, Teslarati.com

SpaceX reveals concrete details about Starships first orbital test flight

Via FCC regulatory filings, SpaceX has revealed the first concrete details about Starship and Super Heavy’s first orbital flight test. Earlier this year, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk confirmed a shockin..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla Giga Shanghai not experiencing production ‘halt or delays: Global Times

Tesla’s Gigafactory Shanghai production facility in China seems to be operating under business as usual, despite reports of a halt in production or delays in manufacturing. It was reported earli..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla is performing Model Y Giga Press casting tests at Texas factory: rumor

Tesla’s Giga Texas production facility is rumoredly undergoing some test runs of the Model Y’s rear, one-piece casting months ahead of its scheduled initial production phases, according to..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla Giga Berlin slated for late-Summer start: Economic Minister reiterates production dates

Tesla Giga Berlin will begin producing cars in late-Summer or early-Fall. After a meeting with the Economic Committee of the Landtag, Brandenburg Economic Minister Jörg Steinbach said that there shoul..

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Maria Merano, Teslarati.com

GMC Hummer EV shows off in off-road test on Moab Trails Video

General Motors GM put its GMC Hummer EV through the wringer recently during an off-road test up the Moab Trails in Utah. The Hummer EV, which GM calls a supertruck, is set to make its production deb..

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Ashvin Suri, E-zoomed

The All-Electric Audi RS e-tron GT Saloon: The Complete Guide

Overview Audi AG, a Bavaria Germany based luxury automotive manufacturer is a wholly owned subsidiary ofVolkswagen AG, the Germany automotive group. Volkswagen AG is one of the leading automotive.....

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Maria Merano, Teslarati.com

Tesla Model 3 suspected for causing crash despite ongoing NHTSA investigation

A Tesla vehicle was involved in a multi-vehicle collision that resulted in the death of 35-year-old Steven Michael Hendrickson from Running Springs. Mainstream media have spun news of the crash that m..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Elon Musk: Tesla is suspending Bitcoin payment options until its more sustainable

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter that Tesla would be suspending the option to pay for vehicles using Bitcoin, as “We are concerned about rapidly increasing use of fossil fuels for Bitcoi..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla Model 3 dominates Switzerlands 2020 EV Market

New data shows that the Tesla Model 3 dominated the 2020 EV market in Switzerland, and the figures weren’t very close. After finishing 2020 in the same pole position, the Model 3 continued its u..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla deliveries in Israel are reportedly delayed due to missile strikes

Tesla owners in parts of Israel are reportedly being told that the delivery of their all-electric Model 3 sedans is being delayed due to missile strikes in the Port of Ashdod. Earlier this year, Tesla..

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Joey Klender, Teslarati.com

Tesla Chinas average April not something to ‘get hung up on: Piper Sandler

Tesla China’s average sales figures in April are not something to “get hung up on,” according to the analysts at Wall Street firm Piper Sandler. Tesla’s performance in sales in..

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Simon Alvarez, Teslarati.com

Tesla to enter the US renewable credit market: report

Recent reports have suggested that Tesla is looking to enter the United States’ multi-billion-dollar renewable credit market, which would allow the company to profit from the Biden administratio..

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Simon Alvarez, Teslarati.com

Elon Musk shares FSD Beta V9 release update, teases improvements with pure vision approach

Elon Musk recently shared several key updates for Tesla’s upcoming FSD Beta Version 9 release. The highly-anticipated update, which has seen some delays to date, is expected to introduce several..

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