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The Boring Company has received federal approval to build a series of tunnels that will link major East Coast cities together and significantly cut travel time between them. The tunnels would house Boring Company founder Elon Musk’s innovative ‘Hyperloop’ – a system in which train car type pods are launched through a tunnel with a […]

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Even though Elon Musk refuses to take a salary from Tesla, the automaker still made him a billionaire in 2016. According to Automotive News, Musk exercised $1.34 billion in stock options last year, posting the largest total CEO compensation out of all publicly traded U.S. automakers. That also means his pay increased by 3.6-million percent, […]

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The very first Tesla Model 3 has rolled off the production line – and Elon Musk will be taking it home as a birthday present. Over the weekend, the Tesla chief executive announced on Twitter that production of the $35,000, 215-miles per charge Model 3 had begun and passed through final checkout. The company did […]

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Audi’s all-electric e-tron quattro is not expected until 2018, but the company says it is a musk have. Not a typo, an advertisement by Audi of Berlin is being interpreted as taking a direct crack at Tesla chief Elon Musk in promoting its pending luxury performance SUV. The company which has been making inroads toward […]

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk will no longer be advising the President of the United States. Now that President Trump has confirmed that the U.S. is withdrawing from the Paris climate deal, Musk has made good on his promise of leaving President Trump’s advisory council. Yesterday, prior to the decision being made, Musk tweeted “Don’t know […]

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On the day after divisive rhetoric between the two presidential candidates on Sunday – which touched on controversial energy policy – Tesla head Elon Musk observed he was (again) accused of running a ‘fraud.’ “Tesla is a fraud,” said Robert Murray, CEO of coal producing Murray Energy on a video recording of CNBC’s Squawkbox. “He’s […]

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk is setting high expectations for the company’s future technologies. Despite all the negative press that has emerged on Tesla’s Autopilot feature in the past couple of months, the company stands firm that self-driving cars are significantly safer than human drivers. “What we’ve got will blow people’s minds, it blows my mind… […]

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Last Friday, hundreds of Tesla vehicle owners and their invited guests celebrated the official opening of the company’s first Gigafactory battery plant in the Nevada desert. The new facility at the edge of the town of Sparks, east of Reno, will build Tesla’s future battery cells and packs for all of its products. In addition […]

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Tesla chief Elon Musk reserves his Twitter account to stoke the flames of public sentiment, and his latest endorsement in 140 characters or less was for the implicit endorsement of Autopilot by a top federal regulator. Speaking at a conference in Detroit on Friday, Mark Rosekind, administrator of the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), […]

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Tesla’s Autopilot system may be OK for CEO Elon Musk’s risk tolerance, but while people are suffering collisions and even dying with it engaged, changes are needed poste-haste. Changes Tesla needs to make now include: pull it until fixes are made, change the name of the “misleading and potentially dangerous” Autopilot system, test and validate […]

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