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The world’s count of all light-duty plug-in electrified vehicles sold since the dawn of this new type of vehicle last decade crested past 1.5 million in May, and things are speeding up. Accounting for all light-duty plug-in vehicles in all global markets back to 2004, the actual tally may be closer to 1,510,000 through May, […]

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A brief but drama-laden media firestorm over allegations of ethical breaches by Tesla, and potentially faulty Model S suspension has reportedly been extinquished. At least its case would seem to have been nullified, as Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that 37 out of 40 supposed consumer complaints about suspension issues were found to have been […]

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The least expensive Tesla Model S will now start at $67,200 including $1,200 destination and doc fee. Announced today and with first deliveries slated for July, Tesla is bringing back a 60-kWh specification to its S in the form of the rear-wheel-drive 60 model and all-wheel-drive 60D for $72,200 including fees, in an effort to […]

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Reports of premature suspension failures for the Tesla Model S have led to allegations of a “coverup,” and federal regulators are reportedly looking into it. At issue has been aluminum and steel control arms that have reportedly worn out much too soon, with potential to suddenly fail. According to a report by the Daily Kanban, […]

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After an accident involving Tesla’s Summon function led to a dispute between Tesla and a Model S owner, the company is updating the feature. Summon allows Model S and Model X owners to have their cars park autonomously or drive autonomously towards them (at one mph for up to 33 feet). After a Utah man’s […]

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A Tesla Model S owner in Utah is claiming that his vehicle moved on its own and crashed into a trailer. According to Jared Overton, the owner of the Model S seen above, he was running errands on April 29 when he parked the Model S well behind a trailer. He then spoke to a […]

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A Tesla Model S police cruiser sounds like a good idea on paper. Swift acceleration and almost no engine noise means it would be easy to sneak up on suspects or speeders, and the Model S’s range is good enough to quell almost any anxiety about running out of juice. SEE ALSO: Tesla Model S […]

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The facelifted Tesla Model S is more than just a fresh nose. When the updated Tesla Model S was introduced, we already knew that the all-electric range on the 90D model improved from 270 miles to 294 miles. But a closer look at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s numbers reveal that the facelifted Tesla Model […]

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The Tesla Model S continues to take top honors in AAA’s Green Car of the Year award, and this time it’s the Model S 70D. The Model S 70D was rolled out about a year ago by Tesla, replacing the 60-kwh rear-wheel drive base model. Starting at $75,000, the 329-horsepower 70D has a 70-kwh battery […]

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While most of the current spotlight on Tesla revolves around the Model 3, the Model S has received a refresh. A new front fascia, adaptive LED headlamps, some new interior finishes, and the availability of an air-filtration system that’s similar to what’s available on the Model X SUV. Tesla says this system can filter out […]

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