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Tesla Model S Crashes Into Sushi Restaurant (w/video)

A female driver of a Tesla Model S reportedly lost control of her vehicle at approximately 9:30 PM on Saturday night.  The Tesla crashed through the Shogun Sushi restaurant in Bakersfield, California before coming to a stop within the building. As 23 ABC reports: “Shogun owner, JB Kim says the…

22 hours ago by Eric Loveday 71

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Real Or Imagined: Is The Tesla Model S Drivetrain Defective?

Recently Edmunds sold their long-term Tesla Model S; but before they did so the car had four (yes, four) drivetrains replaced by Tesla Motors.  Motor Trend’s long term car is working on its 2nd. This does not make us ask the question “is drivetrain failure a common occurence in the Model S?” Because…

1 day ago by Jay Cole 82

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Tesla Service Center To Open In New Orleans

New Orleans seems an unlikely location for a Tesla service center, but one is coming “soon” to The Big Easy. For Tesla, this will be its first service center in the central Gulf Coast region. We put “soon” in quotes because reportedly Tesla has been on the hunt for a…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 3

So much torque, It reversed the rotation of earth.

Tesla Model S P85 Hits The Dyno – Video

“2013 Black Tesla Model S P85 21″ Wheels – Continental Extreme Contact DW Rubber Dyno maxed out at 2000 lbs·ft but on paper the car should be putting 4301 lbs·ft of torque to the wheels. 416HP Official Rated at the crank 436HP Measured at the wheels Environment: 80% Charge on…

5 days ago by Mike Anthony 16

This Guy At LG Chem's South Korean Battery Facility Now Gets To Take The Weekends Off As Demand Moves Back To Michigan

LG Chem To Supply 200 Mile Battery In 2016; But To Whom?

Today, LG Chem announced that it is planning on delivering 200 mile batteries in 2016. Here is the fun part.  In making the statement, LG Chem’s CEO Cho Suk-jeh DID NOT specifically call out the automaker (s) who have contracted with the company for their 2nd generation battery product. As LG Chem already…

5 days ago by Jay Cole 85

10 Mind Blowing Tesla Facts

Infographic: 10 Mind Blowing Tesla Facts

Did you know…? This Tesla infographic is aimed at providing facts that even some of the diehard Tesla Motors fans may not know. For example, did you know that Tesla Motors is the 2nd oldest publicly traded US automaker?  For more on the did-you-know front, check out the “10 Mind…

5 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 30