Advertisement
Find a Car
Go!

Elon Musk

 
Musk vs. Christie: Tesla Sues New Jersey For The Right To Sell Cars

Musk vs. Christie: Tesla Sues New Jersey For The Right To Sell Cars

General Motors isn't the only car company that's spending its Thursday in court: According to NJ.com, Tesla is getting in on the fun, too, filing suit in the hopes that it can continue selling vehicles in New Jersey. To recap: last month, in a 6-0 vote, New Jersey's Motor Vehicle Commission adopted... read more

April 3, 2014 by  -
 
NHTSA Tesla Model S crash test (Image: crashnet1 Youtube screen grab)

Tesla Gets Creative With Model S Safety Rating & Ruins It For Everyone

Over the summer, Tesla tried to create a new safety ratings system for its Model S sedan. In case you missed it, the automaker issued a press release that said: NHTSA does... read more November 21, 2013 by 


 
Third Tesla Model S catches fire after hitting road debris. Photo via Twitter user @NASHVILLAIN_

NHTSA Launches Formal Investigation Of Tesla Model S Fires

The last few weeks haven't been good for Tesla. There was that disappointing earnings call that caused the company's stock price to fall (further). Workers were injured in an... read more November 19, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Recruits Another Apple Superstar: Here's What To Expect In 2014

Yesterday, Tesla took another bite out of Apple. Until then, the automaker's highest profile recruit from Cupertino had undoubtedly been George Blankenship, the man who... read more October 25, 2013 by 


 
Screencap from Tesla website, included in complaint to California DMV from dealers

California Dealers Accuse Tesla Of 'Misleading' Customers With Financing Promises

Honestly, Tesla can't catch a break. First, it had to make a fully electric car that didn't look like a doorstop or a computer mouse from 1997. No small task, that. Then, it... read more September 17, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk Drives Cross-Country In Tesla Model S: Will It Be Good For Business?

Since June, we've known that Elon Musk was planning a cross-country road trip in his Tesla Model S. Yesterday, in a series of tweets, he announced that details of the trip... read more September 6, 2013 by 


 
Concept drawings for Elon Musk’s 800-mph Hyperloop

Will Elon Musk's Hyperloop Revolutionize Transportation?

Yesterday, Elon Musk -- the man behind PayPal, Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA], and SpaceX -- took the wraps off another potentially groundbreaking project, "Hyperloop". Will it... read more August 13, 2013 by  6


 
Dan Akerson

At GM, Workers Study Tesla To Stay Ahead Of The Pack

Fifteen years ago, the recording industry dismissed online music sales as a ridiculous fad. "Those MP3 files are huge -- two and three megabytes each! Who wants to wait... read more July 19, 2013 by  1


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Fan Petitions White House To 'Allow Tesla Motors To Sell Directly To Consumers'

Since President Obama launched Petitions.WhiteHouse.gov in 2011, scores of Americans have filed petitions with the federal government. Some have been fairly straightforward... read more June 27, 2013 by  1


 
Tesla's Elon Musk and Chrysler/Fiat's Sergio Marchionne

Tesla Model S Recall Vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee & Liberty Recalls: A Study In Contrasts

Over the past few days, two very different automakers have rolled out two very different recalls, and they've done so in very different ways -- unexpected ways that could... read more June 20, 2013 by  6


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Promises Battery-Swapping For Model S. Because That Worked So Well For Better Place

Yesterday, something unusual happened. In the wee hours of the morning, Elon Musk tweeted that Tesla would conduct a live battery-swap on the Model S this Thursday night... read more June 19, 2013 by  4


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Next New Tesla Sedan Will Be Smaller, Less Expensive, In 2016

Electric-car startup Tesla Motors has been in the news a lot lately. In the last few months, it achieved its first profitable quarter, delivered more plug-in electric cars... read more June 5, 2013 by  5


 
Elon Musk

Elon Musk: If Tesla Can't Sell Cars In Texas, It'll Be At "The Back Of The Bus"

Yes, you read that headline correctly: Elon Musk is essentially calling himself a Freedom Rider, comparing Tesla's push to sell all-electric vehicles to America's Civil... read more April 11, 2013 by  4


 
Elon Musk

Tesla Messes With Texas: Can Elon Musk Succeed In The Lone Star State?

If you haven't been to Texas in a while, it might be time to pay a visit. Oil is still big business there, but wind farms are picking up speed. And although there's plenty of... read more April 8, 2013 by  7


 
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Says New York Times Cost Tesla $100 Million

In an interview posted yesterday to Bloomberg, Elon Musk, the CEO of electric car company Tesla, reflects on the controversy surrounding a recent New York Times article about... read more February 26, 2013 by  7


 
2012 Tesla Model S

Tesla Reveals Model S Logs, Says New York Times Writer Fudged Facts

Last week, the New York Times published an article by John Broder detailing his attempt to drive a Tesla Model S from Washington, D.C. to Boston, Massachusetts using Tesla's... read more February 14, 2013 by  7


 
Advertisement
Advertisement

More From High Gear Media


 
 
© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by Homestar, LLC. Send us feedback.