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Tesla cancels ‘world’s quickest’ Model S Plaid+ equipped with new battery technology

Elon Musk announced on Sunday that Tesla is canceling its announced Model S Plaid+ trim because the regular Model S Plaid “is just so good.” The $149,990 Plaid+ was set to be the world’s quickest mass market car with a 0-60 mph acceleration time under 1.99 seconds and the longest-range electric vehicle at 520 miles,… Read More »

Tesla and Apple face China risks as share prices plunge

Apple and Tesla are facing major headwinds in China which is contributing to investor jitters around the two U.S. technology giants. Tesla shares tanked 12% on Tuesday after the electric car maker reported deliveries that fell short of analyst expectations, while Apple dropped more than 3% as concerns resurfaced about demand for the company’s flagship… Read More »

Tesla ordered to upgrade self-driving computer for free due to ‘false advertising’

A judge has ordered Tesla to upgrade a customer’s self-driving computer for free so that they can subscribe to Tesla’s Full Self-Driving program without an additional cost. It’s a victory for customers frustrated with Tesla selling a self-driving package to customers before the company has actually delivered a fully functioning feature. Tesla has claimed that… Read More »

Elon Musk Turning Buyers Against Tesla?

Is Elon Musk increasingly a liability for Tesla in the Electric Vehicle race. This story was originally published on July 30. On Monday, Elon Musk infuriated Ukrainians when he suggested that the country seek a negotiated solution to the invasion by Russia and cede Crimea for good. Dennis Levitt got his first Tesla, a blue… Read More »