Tesla Model 3, model X and model s in the exhibition hall of the newly opened Tesla experience center
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Factory Backed Motorsports Program Conspicuously Missing

Factory backed motorsports programs are often the offspring of a young automotive manufacturing company. Ferrari and Porche went racing in their early days, as did Mini. Of course, the American manufacturers have done the same on and off through the years. Even Fisker and Rivian have established a racing presence. Interestingly, Tesla doesn’t have a motorsports program. The electric car …

People look at electric vehicles at a Tesla store
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Shattered Its Own Record in Q3 2020

Sales of electric vehicles are a small but growing number. Electric vehicles make up about 2 percent of new vehicle sales. Tesla helps to create a good portion of this growing market, and its record-breaking third quarter helps demonstrate its dominance. Tesla’s Q3 2020 record Tesla set a new record in the third quarter, which …

Tesla floating Cybertruck.
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Has Big Plans, Not As Many Details

Tesla has made impressive progress in 2020, pandemic, and all. The electric vehicle company has achieved record-breaking sales this year, and its stock prices have skyrocketed. Tesla says we can expect more innovative products coming down the pipe. But some experts think this carmaker is too ambitious.  CEO Elon Musk’s expansion goals  Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, is somewhat of an …

Tesla Semi Truck will produce zero emissions
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla vs. Daimler: Diesel Truck Takeover

As the push moves stronger in the direction toward electric vehicle technology, the race for electric-powered commercial trucking transportation heats up. Eventually, electric semis will take over our heavy-duty diesel trucks. Who will dominate the market? Daimler or Tesla? For now, it’s looking like a tossup: Tesla vs. Daimler. Whose electric tech will take over …

Tesla's Autopilot Technology
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’ Is Misleading According To Consumer Reports

We have said time and time again that Tesla’s Autopilot features do not make its cars fully autonomous and Consumer Reports recently proved it. Actually, they went a step further by reporting their findings on Tesla’s “Full Self-Driving Capability” features and the results were less-than-stellar. “Full Self-Driving Capability” does not equate to being fully autonomous …