Posts by Eric Loveday

Tesla Model 3 After Supercharging - Image Via Larry Wu

Tesla Says Chinese Factory Is Beginning To Make Sense

With China being second only to the U.S. in Model 3 reservations, Tesla says it’s beginning to make more sense to construct a factory in China. Ren Yuxiang, Tesla’s Asia Pacific boss, confirmed that China is #2 for reservations, but wouldn’t disclose exact regional figures. Tesla’s J.B. Straubel “told China…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 37

Chevrolet Bolt By Humster3D

Chevrolet Bolt In Stunning 3D (w/video)

Check out these stunning 3D shots/renderings of the Chevrolet Bolt EV. Exquisite detail, 360-degree viewing and the ability to zoom in makes these images truly unique. Creator Humster3D states the following: The 3d model based on a real car, created according to the original dimensions. All model files were “smoothed”….

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 34

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Tesla Gigafactory Grand Opening Set For July 29

In the evening on Friday July 29th, Tesla Motors will host a “grand opening” celebration at its battery Gigafactory in Nevada. As promised, Tesla is inviting all of the Model S owners who referred 5 or more buyers to join the opening party. Word of the opening, as well as…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 56

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Mercedes-Benz To Launch 4 Electric Cars By 2020

Just a few days ago, Germany officially approved a huge incentive plan for electric cars. That prompted Mercedes-Benz to announce that it’s moving forward plans to develop four new electric cars. As Autocar reports: “The plans have been orchestrated by Mercedes-Benz’s outgoing R&D boss, Thomas Weber, and call for four…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 28

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Tesla Uses QR Code To Reveal First Supercharger In Mexico

Back in April, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk revealed (via Twitter) that Mexico would be getting its first Supercharger soemtime this year. Now, via a tipster who sent a photo to Teslarati, we’ve learned that construction is indeed underway on Mexico’s first Supercharger. As Teslarati explains: “…a tipster sent us…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 8

Model S License Plate Removal

Tesla Model S Front License Plate Delete – How-To Video

It’s come to our attention (via InsideEVs contributor Michael Beinenson who recently took delivery of a refreshed Tesla Model P90DL in Atlanta himself) that Tesla apparently now fits all of its new cars with a front license plate…regardless of legal necessity. The Tesla store representative in Atlanta says the fitment…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 46

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Flux Capacitor Burns Up The Tarmac – Video

Video description: “Electric vehicles are usually known for making quiet, even serene, progress. Not Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor, Europe’s quickest street legal EV. Here it is burning up the Tarmac and chewing up tyres at Car Fest.” Well, Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor is no ordinary electric car. Earlier this year,…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 8

Zombie Wrapped Model S - Credit Scandinano

Zombie Apocalypse Tesla Model S

One of Norway’s premier car-wrapping companies called Scandinano (solfilm, foliering) decided to wrap a Tesla Model S in a zombie apocalypse theme. The result is both gruesome and head-turning. Google Translates provides us with this crude description: Excellent cool Tesla S is foiled with Zombie Style 🙂 We’ve added unique…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 15