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Nissan LEAF Next To Tesla Model X

Spotted: Tesla Model X Next To Nissan LEAF

These images come to us via Volkswagen enthusiast site, The Tesla Model X seen here next to the Nissan LEAF is out testing in Los Altos, California, a city near Tesla’s sites in Palo Alto and Fremont. The perspective of the image above makes the LEAF and Model X…

21 hours ago by Eric Loveday 33

20 Superchargers Online In France

Tesla Model S Owners Rally Across France – Video

To prove that travel in a Tesla Model S across (650 miles) France is now possible using only Superchargers, Tesla invited Model S owners to give it a shot: “Tesla invited Model S owners to rally across France, using Superchargers only.” Here’s video of the Supercharger-only Model S rally in…

2 days ago by Electric CarsTV 11

Tesla Model S EPA Ratings 2015

Tesla Model S EPA Ratings For 2015

Tesla has finally pushed past the 100 MPGe mark with the release of its Model S 70D. What’s interesting is that the 70D, likely heavier than the 60 kWh Model S that it replaces, is actually more efficient than the outgoing model.  This is probably due to the dual-motor setup….

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 45

Tesla Model S P85D (Image Credit: Autocar)

UK Review Of Tesla Model S P85D

What does UK-based Autocar think of the Tesla Model S P85D? Well, Autocar loves the fact that the Model S is a 691 horsepower family sedan that can go from 0-60 in 3.1 seconds, and still function as a long-range (~265 miles) electric that’s cross-country road trip capable with tons…

5 days ago by Mike Anthony 8

Tesla Energy Powerwall

Western Solar Lays Out Details On Tesla Powerwall

When Tesla Motors introduces new products, it raises a lot of excitement, which seems to be the core strategy that enables Tesla to spread the word across the world without advertising. Although not all seem to share the excitement. For example Western Solar, a company installing solar system in Washington, recently…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 38

Tesla Model S With Larte Design's Elizabeta Body Kit

900 HP Tesla Model S P85D Under Development

LARTE Design, creators of the body kit seen here for the Tesla Model S, now claims to be in the development stage of a high-power Model S P85D, a “mighty 900 HP,” in fact. LARTE claims that the bump in power does not negatively impact range. There is precisely zero…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 29

Tesla Energy Powerwall

Does Tesla’s Powerwall Make Financial Sense?

We’ll get to the math below soon, but allow me a couple of rambling paragraphs as prelude. Did it make sense in 1983 to pay $10,000 in today’s dollar (adjusted for inflation) for the first commercially available cell phone, the DynaTAC 8000, that had a talk time of 30 minutes,…

1 week ago by Peder Norby 20