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In November HybridCars.com interviewed safety experts about Tesla’s underside armor who suggested strengthening would be advisable following two U.S. fires, and today CEO Elon Musk said Tesla has done just that. And, the federal government dropped its investigation of battery fires, a seemingly independent decision but with murkiness as to what was said between Tesla […]

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Citing needs to correct unbalanced media reports and overblown public perceptions, Tesla Chairman Elon Musk has announced corrective measures to the Model S and that Tesla has requested the hastening of a federal investigation into the car. Today the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) said it has opened a formal investigation on 2013 Model […]

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The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration has given five stars in all categories to the Tesla Model S following its first crash testing under federal guidelines. Five stars – the highest score possible – were granted for each of three categories with a total of four tests. These were the 1) frontal impact test, 2) […]

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