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Pre-order Tesla Solar Roof Tiles Starting Today

05/10/2017, Tesla is now in the business of selling solar roof tiles. It entered into this business after the acquisition of SolarCity last year. These tiles look like normal roof tiles but they’re so much more than that as they have almost the same efficiency...

Tesla Electric Semi Truck Teaser Image Revealed By Elon Musk

04/30/2017, Tesla has come a long way over the years. It’s gearing up to start mass production of its first mass-market electric car, the $35,000 Model 3. The company has also confirmed that it’s working on an all-electric semi truck. Tesla CEO Elon Musk...

Tesla Electric Semi Truck Will Be Unveiled This September

04/16/2017, Tesla is gearing up to launch its first mass-market all-electric sedan in July this year before it starts mass producing them to meet the outstanding demand of hundreds of thousands of units that have already been pre-ordered by customers. That’s...

SpaceX Reused Rocket Landing Successful

04/02/2017, SpaceX was going to try something it has never done before earlier this week. While the company has recovered many of its Falcon 9 rockets by landing them both on the ground and at sea, it hadn’t attempted to reuse one of those rockets again. It did...

Tesla Model Y Details Will Be Revealed Next Week

03/30/2017, Tesla has gradually built up its car lineup over the years. We’ve since seen the company introduce a proper sedan, the Model S, and the Model X crossover. As the company gears up to start producing its first mass-market electric car, the Model 3,...

Tesla Semi Truck Project Making Good Progress

02/06/2017, Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk revealed his Master Plan Part 2 for the company last year and that was when it was confirmed that the company was working on developing an all-electric semi-truck. The project is believed to be in early stages right now....

Tesla Motors Has Officially Changed Its Name

02/01/2017, Elon Musk’s car company is commonly referred to as Tesla but the company’s official name has been Tesla Motors for many, many years. The company today announced that its official title has now been changed. Tesla Motors will henceforth be...

SpaceX May Soon Relaunch Used Falcon 9 Rocket

02/01/2017, SpaceX has been able to successfully land its Falcon 9 rocket after a mission on both land and sea. It has demonstrated multiple times that it’s capable of recovering a rocket but the company hasn’t reused one of those rockets for another...

Elon Musk Is Actually Serious About Digging Tunnels

01/25/2017, Late last month, Elon Musk tweeted about an idea that came to him while he was stuck in traffic. He thought it would be a nice idea to build tunnels in order to circumvent surface traffic. Now it’s not like most of us haven’t thought of the...

Next-Gen Tesla Superchargers Will Be Much Faster

12/27/2016, Tesla’s network of public chargers is called Superchargers. The network spans the United States and several countries across the globe. Tesla owners simply pull up to a Supercharger station and plug their car in. It takes up to 75 minutes for a car...

Tesla Starts Charging $0.40 Per Minute To Deter Supercharger Hogs

12/18/2016, A Tesla owner recently tweeted a complaint to CEO Elon Musk about some owners keeping their cars parked at the company’s Supercharger stations even after their cars had been fully charged. This obviously irks other owners who just want to quickly...

Elon Musk Might Actually Launch A ‘Boring Company’

12/18/2016, Elon Musk is hailed as a visionary of our time as he’s involved in projects that include shifting the world to clean solar energy, speeding up mass transit, and putting a man on Mars. His next project might be something quite different. Musk might...

Updated Tesla Autopilot Release Confirmed For December

11/28/2016, Tesla announced a couple of months ago that an updated Autopilot system will be rolled out to further improve its cars’ semi-autonomous driving functionality. The semi-autonomous system will rely more on the radar after the update as it believes to...

Tesla Completes SolarCity Acquisition

11/21/2016, Despite concerns related to corporate governance and conflicts of interest, Tesla today confirmed that it has officially completed the acquisition of SolarCity. The proposed deal was approved by both Tesla’s and SolarCity’s shareholders last...