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The complexity of Tesla Motor’s yet-to-be-released battery electric SUV, the Model X, is leading to challenges at the factory and is slowing down production of the Model S sedan. After already undergoing a series of delays, the highly anticipated Model X is set to be released in September or October. Though Tesla CEO Elon Musk […]

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Tesla wants its powertrains to be so robust that they last at least a million miles. In a blog post detailing last week’s announcements, which included the “Ludicrous Mode,” Elon Musk dropped an interesting sentence: “While working on our goal of making the powertrain last a million miles, we came up with the idea for […]

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With no Tesla stores in Russia – and no current plans to add one – some Russians are going to great lengths to buy a Model S. Software executive Andrey Vratskiy was so motivated to own a Model S that he purchased one from the U.S., then spent an additional $12,000 to fly it to […]

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Electric cars are the most efficient types of automobile made, and the ones we’ve listed below were selected as those nationally available in the U.S. However, now that’s been said, we’ll admit the subject of “most efficient” current-model all-electric cars is nearly a moot point because our listed electric vehicles (EVs) are the only electric […]

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This month Tesla is on track to sell its 75,000th Model S and actually may deliver 77,000 or more as its Fremont, Calif. factory is now in full swing, sending out the third-best selling plug-in electrified vehicle of all time to global markets. Since Tesla does not readily disclose this kind of info monthly, how […]

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A team of six including drivers Rodney Hawk, Deena Mastracci and Carl Reese set one world record and one unofficial record driving a Tesla Model S P85D coast-to-coast. The speed of the trip is official, but the “least charging time in an EV” also announced is not recognized as a world record. The trip from […]

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After turning over 120,000 miles on the odometer, Dante Richardson says his Model S is still running strong. “I don’t know if it’s the software updates or some of the other changes that have occurred with the car, but I find myself increasingly enamored and happy with the car as time has passed,” says Richardson. […]

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KBB.com has compiled a list of the ten best green cars for 2015 and placed for the second year in a row the BMW i3 at the top of its ranking. Each year the KBB.com editors compile a list of the most efficient vehicles available and then pick 10 standouts featuring a variety of price […]

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Saleen showcased its Tesla-based GTX electric vehicle in Long Beach, during the Formula E race this past weekend. Displaying their GTX to electric vehicle enthusiasts and ePrix spectators, Saleen stated the car was a hit with the crowd. Along with displaying his version of the Tesla Model S, Steve Saleen gave a presentation on the […]

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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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