Need to Tow Your Tesla? Good luck!

Everyone gets a flat here and there, it's bound to happen to each and every driver. Normally, you can call AAA if you have that, a tow company through your insurance plan, or sometimes the dealer has a "highway assistance" plan where they will only tow back to their dealership for a higher price. Either way, you are… » 12/09/14 6:57pm 12/09/14 6:57pm

The P85D: Tesla's All Wheel Drive Model S

Well...everyone was right. Tesla has announced the P85D, the Model S with power to all four wheels. By the end of 2015, Tesla announced that its cars will become semi-autonomous and then in the future, full autonomous. Last week, there were some spy shots of a Model S with a "D" badge on it. Musk announced he wanted… » 10/10/14 10:44am 10/10/14 10:44am

Tesla Wants to Hire Hacks at DEFCON

Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, was recently spotted at DEFCON in Las Vegas. The conference draws in hackers from across the globe to this convention, which is based on cyber security and finding vulnerabilities in big-name companies. Musk has been very vocal about his cars' software security, and plans on hiring hackers he's… » 8/22/14 11:30am 8/22/14 11:30am

Dear Tesla: Bypassing Environmental Laws Is Bad For Everyone

Tesla is planning a so-called Gigafactory, an enormous battery plant to supply the company's upcoming high-volume Model 3. California wants that factory bad, offering to waive its environmental regulations to win it. That's bad news—for Tesla, for California, for you and me, and for the future of electric cars. » 8/12/14 3:46pm 8/12/14 3:46pm