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Tesla Free Unlimited Supercharging Incentive Extended

01/02/2017, Tesla announced in November last year that customers who purchase a new electric car after January 1st, 2017 will no longer receive unlimited Supercharger charging as an incentive. The company has now said that it’s extending this incentive for a...

Tesla Sued After Model X Reportedly Accelerated Into Living Room

01/02/2017, Having your car suddenly accelerate with enough force to punch a hole through your garage and into your living room is something that you might see in movies or TV, but it seems that it has happened to a certain Ji Chang Son, the owner of a Tesla Model X...

Tesla’s Autopilot Predicted A Crash Before It Even Happened

12/27/2016, While some drivers might be abusing Tesla’s autopilot feature and trying to turn it into a self-driving feature, which unfortunately has given the company and the feature some bad press, the reality is that it seems to be doing a pretty good job at...

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...

New Tesla Model X Easter Egg Is Pretty Cool

12/26/2016, Tesla is known for hiding Easter eggs in the code that powers its cars. It’s a fun little thing that the company does and that’s certainly appreciated. Over the past few days there have been whispers on the street that Tesla Model X can access...

Tesla’s Autopilot Mode Will Now Follow The Speed Limit

12/22/2016, If there is an argument to be made for self-driving cars, it would be that they will be able to adhere to the speed limits on the roads, whereas humans might try to get creative which can sometimes lead to accidents. Tesla’s autopilot feature, which is...

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...

Tesla’s Emergency Braking System Prevented A Serious Accident

12/15/2016, Tesla has long boasted that its autopilot feature can help reduce accidents. In more than one instance we have seen it work. Now it looks like Tesla can boast about its emergency braking system too because in the video above uploaded by Kyle Conner, you...

Tesla To Take Action Against Drivers Who Park Cars At Superchargers

12/14/2016, The thing is that unlike fueling up a car at a gas station, charging your electric vehicle takes a little longer than that. This means that sometimes instead of just hanging around and waiting to be topped off, sometimes drivers might choose to run some...

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 Model X Gets Branded As ‘Fast And Flawed’

11/27/2016, Tesla takes great pride in the vehicles that it produces and given that all of the cars it’s selling right now cost a pretty penny, customers certainly want them to be the best possible cars they can be. It doesn’t really instill confidence in...

Holiday Gift Guide For The Outdoors & Adventure (2016)

11/25/2016, Most of us know that to preserve our gadgets, you probably should not be dropping them on hard surfaces, getting them wet, or taking them to places with extreme temperatures. But what does this mean for those who are more adventurous and need to go to...

Tesla Hooks Up An Entire Island With Solar Energy

11/22/2016, Tesla will no longer be known as a company that just makes electric cars because following the acquisition of SolarCity, it’s now a proper clean energy company with a host of products under its belt. To show off its clean energy capabilities, Tesla...