The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Hybrids & Electrics

The Tesla Model Y Offers Useless Third Row Seats

It happened again! Tesla is being wild with brand new ideas. They just offered new third-row seats for the Tesla Model Y. However, this 2021 Tesla model is a bit small, so the seats may only be big enough for very small children.  The 2021 Tesla Model Y offers third-row seats  According to Electrek, you …

The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2021 Tesla Model Y Just Got A Major Price Cut

The Ford Mustang Mach-E better watch out! The 2021 Tesla Model Y just got an $8,000 price drop to be more competitive. Will the Mach-E respond to the Telsa Model Y’s lower base model price as their EV battle continues?  The new 2021 Tesla Model Y variant saves $8,000  According to AutoBlog, Tesla just revealed …

People look at a Tesla Model Y car at a Tesla showroom in Beijing on January 5, 2021
Hybrids & Electrics

Can You Lease a Tesla?

Whether you love or hate Tesla, there’s no denying the fact that it develops some of the coolest electric vehicles in the industry. These vehicles are also some of the most expensive. This means the prestige of owning a Tesla might be out of the question for some consumers.  There are other options for getting …

The new Tesla Model Y is introduced onn March 14, 2019, in Los Angeles
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Does the Tesla Model Y Have Apple CarPlay?

Apple CarPlay is becoming such a common feature in new vehicles that most consumers assume all automakers offer it even if it’s something that costs extra. That’s not always the case, though. So, does Tesla include Apple CarPlay on its Model Y? Tesla is known for going against the grain, and it thrives on setting …

The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Is Offering You a Deal on a Feature You Can’t Fully Use

There is no denying that Tesla’s driver assistance features are some of the best in the business. However, the American carmaker continues pushing to develop a fully autonomous vehicle. Despite this, full self-driving is not currently available despite Tesla selling the feature as an option for new vehicles. To entice buyers toward the end of …

The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Hybrids & Electrics

Is the Tesla Model Y’s AWD System Any Good?

As far as electric crossovers go, the Tesla Model Y is one of the very best. Aside from offering a surprising amount of electric range, the Model Y is also a decent performer. Unlike a traditional all-wheel-drive system, the Model Y employs a dual-motor setup to send traction to all wheels. To test just how …

Tesla Model Y Factory on hold until Snake problem is resolved
Hybrids & Electrics

Alert Samuel L Jackson –Tesla Has a Snake Problem

Tesla is just about the only car company I can think of that would have snake-related issues. As a brand built around the absurd and taking everything to “11,” this only feels natural. As Tesla plans to build a new Model Y factory outside of Berlin, Germany, snakes block their progress.  Tesla has been forced …

The Tesla Model Y is the brand's first small electric crossover.
Trucks & SUVs

Watch the Tesla Model Y Send A Nissan Frontier Flying

Smell ya later, Nissan! Alright, all joking aside, this video shows dangerous footage, and we hope everyone is alright. The Tesla Model Y will be fine, but this is an example of needing to be alert to avoid dangerous traffic accidents. Check out what the Tesla Model Y got right in this scruff.  The Tesla …

A picture taken on September 5, 2020 shows the front of a "Tesla Model Y" car, an all-electric compact SUV by US electric car giant Tesla, during its presentation at the Automobile Club
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2020 Tesla Model Y Solved the First Model 3’s Big Problems

Tesla’s mission to quickly transition the world to sustainable energy electric vehicles (EVs) has taken its share of hits over the past couple of decades. When Tesla decided to mass-produce its electric vehicles back in 2010, there were more quality and logistical issues than expected. After all, mass-producing several thousand luxury EVs isn’t the same …

A picture taken on September 5, 2020 shows a "Tesla Model Y" car, an all-electric compact SUV by US electric car giant Tesla, during its presentation at the Automobile Club
Hybrids & Electrics

Why Isn’t the Tesla Model Y an SUV of the Year Finalist?

The Tesla Model Y is one of the most well-known electric SUV options, yet it wasn’t even considered as a contender for MotorTrend’s SUV of the Year awards. As it turns out, this wasn’t an oversight — Tesla declined to enter the Model Y into consideration, MotorTrend reports. Even so, reviewers decided to unofficially test …

White Tesla Model S driving through the mountains
Hybrids & Electrics

Recall Alert: Tesla Recalls Certain Model S and X Cars In China

Tesla has made headlines for all sorts of reasons as of late. Tesla recently achieved record profits and announced more details about its self-driving car technology. But on another note, the electric car company has been in the news for safety recall actions. This time, Tesla is recalling certain Model S and Model X electric vehicles. Which Model S and Model X EVs …

Tesla Model Y driving away from the city
Hybrids & Electrics

A Three-Row Tesla Model Y Is Coming Sooner Than We Thought

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is known for his Twitter rampages and vague company projects. But now and then, Musk tweets something prolific. According to Musk, Tesla’s famed Model Y will soon remerge as a family-friendlier, three-row SUV. The three-row Model Y variants are coming down the pipe sooner than later  There have been rumors about three-row Tesla models for over a …

Blue Tesla Model Y Driving
Hybrids & Electrics

Is This the Best Tesla to Buy?

Tesla dominates the electric car market. There are several Tesla models out now. If you are thinking about buying one, you may wonder which model is the best Tesla to buy? According to this video, the Tesla Model Y is the model that has it all. It’s not perfect, but it ticks box after box. …

The new Tesla Model Y is introduced. Tesla has expanded its model range to include an SUV
Hybrids & Electrics

Why You Should Hold Off on Buying a Tesla Model Y

The Tesla Model Y is the automaker’s first foray into the world of compact SUVs. An EV similar in design to Tesla’s Model 3 sedan, the Model Y offers a brand new Tesla experience to anyone willing to try out the early versions. However, according to InsideEVs, the Model Y currently has so many flaws …

Tesla CEO Elon Musk walks beside the new Tesla Model Y
Hybrids & Electrics

What Is It Like to Drive the Tesla Model Y

The Model Y is one of Tesla’s more affordable vehicles and is a great way to get into a full-electric car. Elon Musk and his team have made constant efforts to put their best foot forward when it comes to creating a great driving experience, like all of the fun easter eggs they’ve given customers. …

Tesla Model Y

Now Might Be the Right Time to Buy the Tesla Model Y

Tesla officially started delivering its highly anticipated Model Y crossover in March, leaving us both excited and skeptical of how it would perform. So far, the reviews on the Model Y have been mixed, to say the least. But if you have been seriously considering this trendy electric crossover, now might be the right time …

Tesla Model Y
Hybrids & Electrics

The Telsa Model Y Already has Major Problems

Uh oh, Tesla is running into more problems. Specifically, the issues are popping up with the Tesla Model Y SUV. That’s a tough break for Tesla since it was one of the only options doing particularly well. Check out why people are already returning the 2020 Tesla Model Y.  The Tesla Model Y Already has …

A white Model Y sits in a display
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Model Y Teardown Foam Failure

Tesla has taken a lot of heat for being unconventional. Regardless of what pundits say about the company’s approach to the automotive market, however, no one can argue that the company is a failure. Instead, Tesla has successfully marketed, introduced, produced, and sold new electric models after new electric models. It has also created legions of followers along the way. …

2019 Jaguar I-Pace
Hybrids & Electrics

Can the Jaguar I-Pace Charge Off-Road Better Than a Tesla?

Although Jaguar’s EV production has been hit by COVID-19 and battery shortages, its I-Pace crossover has garnered high marks. While some early models had issues, Jaguar has genuinely used racing to help improve its EV. However, while it offers sports-car-like performance, the Jaguar I-Pace isn’t necessarily someone’s first choice for an off-roader. But increasingly, EVs …

The Tesla Cybertruck as unveiled by Elon Musk, the co-founder and CEO of Tesla
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is Upset About Sheltering in Place Orders

The founder and CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk is mad again. Musk is no stranger to controversy and is known for being temperamental, as well as being innovative. This time around, he’s still upset about the government’s shelter-in-place orders which he believes are screwing up his business. Tesla’s Last Controversy in March In March, Musk …

Tesla Model Y paint inspection
Hybrids & Electrics

Is the Tesla Model Y Having Paint Issues?

The new Tesla Model Y isn’t flashy, but it’s exactly what many consumers have been asking for. It’s larger than the Model 3 but more practical and less expensive than the Model X. However, as is often the case with new first-year cars, the first Model Ys have reportedly been delivered with defects. And unfortunately, …

2020 Tesla Model Y AWD Performance side
Hybrids & Electrics

Was the Tesla Model Y Worth the Wait?

Tesla’s awaited crossover, the Model Y, is officially out. And, like the larger, more-expensive Model X, it competes not just with other EVs, but gasoline-powered crossovers, too. Can the Tesla Model Y back up its promises? Doug Demuro attempted to find out. Tesla Model Y specs As with the Tesla’s own Cybertruck, as well as …

2020 Tesla Model Y AWD Performance
Hybrids & Electrics

Is the Tesla Model Y More Than Just a Lifted Model 3?

A lot has changed since the Model 3-based Tesla Model Y prototype was first seen testing IRL, and not just the battery shortages and coronavirus’ effects on the supply chain. The electric crossover/SUV market has gained some competitors. Fisker teased its Ocean crossover, and Rivian announced its R1S would be cheaper than originally forecasted. And …

Tesla Model Y
Hybrids & Electrics

The Tesla Model Y Achieves Astronomical Range Stats

Tesla is leading the charge when it comes to the best battery range for any electric car currently in the market and the forthcoming Model Y is no exception. In their Q4 earnings report for 2019, Tesla projected that the Model Y would achieve 280, which then jumped to 315 miles of range on a …

Tesla Model Y parked on road
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Model Y Prototype Spotted Testing in Public

The next Tesla that’s going to be released, the Model Y, was just spotted in public being tested by Tesla. This means that the Model Y is likely close to being put into production, as Tesla continues to iron out its kinks. Here’s a brief look at the Model Y and what it could mean …