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One enterprising enthusiast has taken a picture of the Toyota FT-1 Concept and used it to make a mock-up of what the next Tesla roadster could look like. In a strange way, this could make sense – Toyota once held a stake in Tesla and the two companies have partnered before on EV development. Tesla […]

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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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On Sunday Tesla reported a record 25,418 sales for the first three months of 2017, but this peak may look anticlimactic compared to pending plans for explosive growth. By any other measure, 25,000-plus sales are a big leap forward, being 69-percent more than the year prior, and consisting of about 13,450 Model S sedans and […]

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Tesla has filed an underwritten registered public offering of about $2-billion in shares of its common stock to raise money to ramp up Model 3 production. After receiving a surprising 400,000 or so preorders for the Tesla Model 3, the American automaker is offering about $1.4-billion in shares while CEO Elon Musk will sell the […]

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With release of its fourth quarter shareholder letter today, Tesla Motors revealed widened losses, missed analysts’ projections, but added numerous reasons for an overall rosy picture. Shareholder letters are by their very nature an exercise of putting one’s best face forward, and Tesla which reports GAAP and non-GAAP numbers has been called an extraordinary practitioner […]

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Tesla is getting ready to announce its quarterly results and investors aren’t optimistic. The American electric car maker will announce its report on Wednesday and analysts expect quarterly earnings of 8 cents per share on revenue of $1.79 billion. Many investors aren’t even waiting to see how the company does against expectations, with shares dropping […]

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Tesla has filed to sell 2.1 million stock shares in order to raise about $500 million to expand its business. If all of the underwriters exercise all of their options to purchase additional shares, Tesla could make as much as $566.5 million off the sale. That money will go towards Tesla expanding its charging network, […]

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When you look at Tesla Motors, what do you see? Do you see a surfer precariously riding a 75-foot wave for as long as it will last? Or do you see an almost heroic company dedicated purely to electric cars intended to drive a spear into petroleum-centric transportation’s heart? Or, as has also been written, […]

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According to Tesla’s fourth-quarter and calendar-year 2014 financial statement, it was a mix of positive indicators and falling short against expectations. Overall earnings were up from the year before, though numbers didn’t post as high as analysts’ predictions. The increase in capital expenditures outpaced revenue gains over the year, as the company continues to add […]

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In advance of Tesla’s planned third-quarter earnings report next month, CEO Elon Musk disclosed global Model S sales in September were a record high, and North American sales are up 65 percent year over year. The data was provided by the briefest of disclosures: a tweet, and it’s been a favorite form of communication before […]

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