Posts Tagged tesla patents

Tesla Patent: Removeable, Retractable Roof Panels

It looks like Tesla has future plans for a removable, retractable roof. What would be better than a Tesla vehicle with a normal roof that can easily retract or even be removed completely, dependant on your preferences and weather conditions? People have been talking about a Tesla convertible for some…

2 months ago by Steven Loveday 2

Big 3 Not Interested In Tesla Patents

According to the Detroit News, Detroit’s Big Three seem to show little to no interest in those open-source Tesla patents. “General Motors Co. said it hasn’t reached out to Tesla, while Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles didn’t comment directly on the matter.” States the Detroit News. While BMW,…

3 years ago by Eric Loveday 64

Mahindra Reva Eyes Tesla Patents

Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles seems to be the only automaker truly interested in Tesla’s open patenet announcement. Mahindra Reva, makers of India’s only mass-produced electric vehicle the e2o, says it’ll review all of the patents that Tesla has made available. Mahindra & Mahindra (parent company of Mahindra Reva) executive director…

3 years ago by Eric Loveday 1

Tesla Motors Patent Wall Before Removal

On June 12, Tesla CEO Elon Musk posted this on Tesla Motors’ blog: “Yesterday, there was a wall of Tesla patents in the lobby of our Palo Alto headquarters. That is no longer the case. They have been removed, in the spirit of the open source movement, for the advancement…

3 years ago by Eric Loveday 5