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News In Brief: Tesla Plays Climate Change Card In Copenhagen

News In Brief: Tesla Plays Climate Change Card In Copenhagen

The international Convention on Climate Change is making headlines this week, so it's no surprise that EV startup Tesla and its spotlight-friendly CEO, Elon Musk, are taking their show to Copenhagen, offering test drives of the current Tesla Roadster and crowing about the car's eco-friendly... read more

December 8, 2009 by  -
 
2010 Nissan Rogue Krom

We Drive The 2010 VW Golf, Krom Goes Rogue And More Today At High Gear Media

Follow us on Twitter: @highgearmedia @carconnection @therealma @greencarreports and join our Facebook fan page Fresh from the official release event for the 2010 Volkswagen... read more October 26, 2009 by 


 
Tesla Rangers service van

Tesla Makes House Calls (Yes, It'll Cost You)

Buying a vehicle from a smaller manufacturer or from one that uses advanced technology can come with a special set of headaches -- especially on the maintenance front... read more October 7, 2009 by  1


 
Tesla Roadster with CA Clean Air Vehicle sticker  --  flickr user jurvetson

Prius Owners Beware: CA Carpool Lane Stickers Expire In 2011

No, it's not just because there are too many hybrids in the carpool lane. New hybrid owners have already been denied those coveted yellow carpool stickers for some time but... read more September 29, 2009 by  2


 
Fisker Karma

Fisker Scores $529 Million Low-Interest Loan From DOE

A couple of weeks ago, Fisker gleefully announced fuel efficiency stats for its upcoming extended-range Karma sedan (67 mpg, though the math is a little fuzzy).  Now the... read more September 23, 2009 by  15


 
Tesla Roadster on teacups at William Ashley in Toronto

WTF Marketing: Tesla Tea Party (But Where's The Mad Hatter?)

Some of us miss the days of wacky local advertising. You know, like when your nutty dealer down the street filmed commercials in a garbage can to drive home a theme? (The one... read more September 15, 2009 by 


 
Tesla Model S Sedan

Tesla Revving Up For A $30,000 Vehicle By 2016

Given its recent slide into profitability, its snazzy new production facility, and its lawsuit-free status, Tesla Motors has been on a bit of a roll lately. Not surprisingly... read more August 24, 2009 by  1


 
Tesla Roadster

Tesla Turns A Corner -- And A Profit

Tesla Motors -- the flashy electric automaker capable of evoking schadenfreude in even the most enthusiastic EV fan -- met two major milestones in July: the company sold a... read more August 10, 2009 by  6


 
Badge on 2009 Mercury Mariner Hybrid

12 Born-In-The-U.S.A. Fuel Sippers

Want American-made and fuel-efficient? A small car, too? You don't have many choices. Shoppers are valuing fuel efficiency more than before, especially now that they might be... read more August 6, 2009 by  6


 
BMW Z Vision concept

Spotted: BMW Z Vision Concept

At the Geneva Motor Show in 2008, BMW unveiled the X5 EfficientDynamics concept, a hybrid diesel variant of the BMW X5 luxury SUV. Last week, BMW announced that it's bringing... read more August 6, 2009 by 


 
2009 Tesla Roadster         Photo Credit: Rex Roy

Tesla Roadster Offers Financing Via Bank Of America

Say what you will about the shouting going on at Tesla these days, but there's no denying that the company's Tesla Roadster is a beaut. Only problem is, with its $100,000+... read more July 8, 2009 by 


 
Catfight

He Said, He Said: War Of Words Keeps Tesla In The News

You've got to hand it to Tesla: the company does a great job of staying in the headlines. Sometimes, that's for laudable things--like the opening of the company's first... read more June 30, 2009 by  3


 
Tesla's flagship London location in Knightsbridge

Tesla Goes Tony With New London Showroom

Tesla has officially set foot on European soil, with the opening of the company's flagship showroom in the Knightsbridge area of London. (That puts it very near Harrods and... read more June 29, 2009 by 


 
Tesla Roadster + Tila Tequila

Matchmaker Special: Blind Dates Now Come With Tesla Roadster

Millionaires of America (formerly known as Billionaires of America): are you LONELY tonight? Need a HOT date? Also need a HOT, fully electric roadster? STOP waiting for love... read more June 25, 2009 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S prototype

Ford, Nissan, Tesla Receive Energy Department Funds. Chrysler, GM? Not So Much

Ford Motor Company, Nissan Motor Company, and Tesla Motors appear to be the big winners in a recent round of funding sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. The money... read more June 23, 2009 by  5


 
Elon Musk

Tesla's Elon Musk: A Man Who Knows How To Get Attention

Here's what we know about Tesla's Elon Musk: he's an outside-the-box entrepreneur. He's become ludicrously wealthy thanks to PayPal and other pet projects. And he's a... read more June 16, 2009 by 


 
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