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The latest Easter egg found on the Tesla Model S may just be the best one yet. Most people familiar with Tesla already recognize that its CEO, Elon Musk, is not your conventional auto manufacturer president. He makes exorbitant predictions, curses during interviews and refuses to follow traditional sales methods. And, it turns out, he […]

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Named for the second year in a row by Consumer Reports as the overall top pick among nine vehicle categories is the Tesla Model S with Toyota’s outgoing Prius Liftback nabbing the top green car designation. Tesla launched its car June 2012, and since the time Consumer Reports bought an 85-kwh version and began testing […]

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A Tesla Model S tested under varying winter conditions was found to use approximately 40-percent more energy according to a Tesla owner’s written report. The information documented by Rob M., an engineer, is posted at Teslarati.com. Even though this website is geared towards Tesla owners and enthusiasts, reviews and articles appear balanced without expressing obvious […]

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A new interior upgrade for the Tesla Model S gives consumers the option of replacing the rear bench seat with two executive-style seats. The $2,000 option adds a set of seats that are leather-wrapped and heated, with a center console in between. Included in the price is the $750 subzero weather package, mounting defrosters on […]

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What do the Apple Watch and the Tesla Model S have in common? Probably not much on first thought, but Ukraine-based software developer, Eleks Labs, has grand plans to change all that. The Apple Watch is not scheduled to hit the stores until April (and is likely to be priced at around the $349 mark), […]

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The Tesla P85D drag race show on YouTube is starting, and one matchup is between a 691 horsepower Lamborghini Aventador versus the 691 horsepower P85D. Of course the Lamborghini weighs less, costs more, is a genuine supercar, and the P85D is an all-wheel-drive Model S that does very well indeed. The owner of the Aventador, […]

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According to Consumer Reports, owners of the Tesla Model S do not have buyer’s remorse. In fact, 98 percent reported they would definitely buy the car again in the publication’s annual owner-satisfaction survey. The publication surveyed 350,000 owners of different vehicles, assessing their satisfaction with key vehicle attributes like styling, comfort, features, cargo space, fuel […]

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In certain regions, the Tesla Model S may be a victim of its own success. It’s fast, cool, high-end, and exclusive. Or rather, it’s becoming not exclusive, even near ubiquitous in some neighborhoods, so to remedy this, T Sportline has a solution. It wants to amp up the exclusivity factor, and at next week’s LA […]

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Everyone knows there is no gasoline engine making a Tesla Model S go, but besides a motor and battery, have you ever wondered what the rest consists of under the skin? If so, you’re not the only one, and IHS Technology also was more than a little curious to forensically tear one down and find […]

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It did not take long, and now Consumer Reports has posted a video review of the Tesla Model S and BMW i8. While we were more discrete when we loosely compared the Model S to a Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid, calling it “apple and orange,” CR flat out says the i8 and Model S comparo […]

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