A few days ago, Consumer Reports dropped its recommended rating for the Tesla Model S due to its worse-than-average reliability. This negatively affected Tesla stock and in some unmeasurable way certainly impacted Tesla's reputation.

Consumer Reports wrote:

“Owning a Tesla will likely mean worse than average reliability…as a result, the Model S will not receive Consumer Reports’ recommended designation, even though it did so well in our separate road test evaluation.”

As expected, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to defend Tesla and the Model S:

Separately, Elon Musk later responded to a few questions via Twitter. First up was 7.1 UI updates and 7.0 release in Europe:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets

Plans for Mexico, Central and Southern America:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets

Plans for Middle East:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets

Older Tweet on Autopilot at night:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets

Confirmation of time travel mode:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets

Lastly, yes Elon Musk likes Breaking Bad:

Elon Musk Tweets

Elon Musk Tweets