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Tesla Signs Official Gigafactory Deal With Panasonic

Tesla has timed this one perfectly. Predictably, Tesla announced the signing of an official agreement with Panasonic related to the battery gigafactory just ahead of earnings.  We first learned the rumor of this deal a few days ago. Details are still rather scarce, but we do learn the following: Tesla will…

20 hours ago by Eric Loveday 27

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on The Colbert Report

Elon Musk On The Colbert Report – Video

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk appeared on The Colbert Report last week.  And to say that it was not Mr. Musk’s typical interview would be an understatement! Here are a couple of points worth mentioning from the video: The next major version of Model S software update will allow the…

2 days ago by Electric CarsTV 9

Tesla Model S Coupe

Tesla Model S Coupe Gets Rendered

Hungarian designer X-Tomi has rendered the popular Model S sedan as a two-door coupe. This coupe version of the Model S looks slightly sportier than Tesla’s sedan, though changes seem minimal. For example, the door appears lengthened slightly, there’s some additional chrome bits, black rims and crossed drilled brakes and…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 6

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Tesla Charges Up Two Superchargers In Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a rather large island (426 square miles) with a huge population (over 7 million), so it’s unlikely that just two Superchargers will serve the entire island, but you gotta start somewhere: “Two new Superchargers in Hong Kong are now open, in time for the first RHD deliveries…

7 days ago by Eric Loveday 13

Model S Inside Restaurant

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…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 80

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…

2 weeks ago by Mike Anthony 16

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…

2 weeks ago by Inside EVs Staff 30