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Tesla Model S Plaid Gets Three Motors and Over 1,100 Horsepower

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Tesla Model S Plaid said to pack more than 1,100 horsepower. Zero to 60 mph in less than 2.0 seconds, top speed of 200 mph. Production should start at the end of 2021. Just when we might be thinking that the Tesla Model S...

Rivian Wants To Sell Directly To Customers But Michigan Auto Dealer Won’t Have It

Tesla managed to work around the dealership franchise format. The Michigan Auto Dealer Association is trying to block Rivian from doing the same. Rivian has big plans for 2021 as they will be ready and able to sell their hotly-anticipated fully-electric R1S SUV and...

The Lucid Air Is Faster Around Laguna Seca Than Tesla Model S

Not just any Model S, the Plaid Prototype. Tesla set a record last year and Lucid has beat it. An ultra-high performance version of the Lucid Air is in the works. Last week, after a few months of teasers and carefully trickled bits of...

Tesla and Pickups Show Very Slow Depreciation In Recent Study

2019 Tesla Model 3
A recent study by iSeeCars shows Tesla models and pickups have very slow depreciation rates compared to the rest of the industry Electric vehicles other than Tesla have huge depreciation, however Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A6 and Maserati Quattroporte depreciate most after three years The...

Russian Hacker Offered $1m to Tesla Employee to Install Malware at Automaker

Tesla factory
Feds say bad actor plied employee with drinks, food Was under surveillance by FBI A new report says that Tesla's Nevada factory was the target of a serious effort to cripple the company with malware, an event company CEO Elon Musk later confirmed via...

Tesla Battery Day Gets Livestream Next Month

Battery Day moved to 22nd, now live online Tesla's events always a big deal One of the biggest events for Tesla is the company's Battery Day, which was set to be held way back in May or June. Now, it's finally set for late...

Porsche Taycan Turbo S vs Tesla Model S Raven Cheetah Stance Drag Race

Porsche Taycan Turbo S vs Tesla Model S Raven
The Porsche Taycan Turbo S beats the latest, fastest Tesla Model S even in Cheetah Stance mode From the minute the Porsche Taycan was introduced, its only rival was always going to be the Tesla Model S. Beat the Tesla and the Taycan, in...

Tesla Wants to Use Radar to Detect Kids in Cars

Wants to use more powerful radar than currently allowed Could detect a person in hot car even through blankets While Tesla normally looks at making its cars safer through driver assistance and vehicle construction, they've also got a history of adding cool new tech...

Rivian Planning On A Hiring Round While Tesla Lawsuit Looms

Rivian Normal Plant
Rivian intends on hiring up to 600 more employees for its Normal Plant. Tesla has filed a lawsuit against Rivian alleging it poached employees. Rivian filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit. At Rivian’s plant in Normal, Illinois, there are currently more robots than...

Volkswagen, Renault And Hyundai EV Sales Surpass Tesla In Germany

All new car sales have plummeted in Germany, except for EVs. Tesla held an 18.4% market share in 2019; it’s now down to 8.7%. Competition from major automakers is putting the hurt on Tesla. The floodgates are opening up in Europe – many new...

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