Tesla Made More Money This Quarter Than All US Oil Companies Made Last Year

Signs of the times. This past quarter, Elon Musk’s Tesla company made a profit of $22 million, while the entire U.S. oil industry lost a total of $67 billion last year, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. This is in part due to the global oil prices falling, as well as humanity’s awakening push…

Jaguar I-Pace Concept Electric car

Here it is, the first plug-in Jaguar, and it´s a fully electric zero-emission vehicle, not a hybrid. So, why does the Jaguar I-Pace concept, which will make its debut at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, look like a dressed-up coupé edition of the F-Pace, consciously avoiding to fuse breakthrough technology with breakthrough design? “Because…

Tesla Increases Price For Model S, Slashes Price For Powerpack 2

Tesla Motors Corp. (TSLA) is going all-out to boost sales and increase profits. The electric car company has cut the price of its Powerpack 2 inverter, which it released in September, by 10%, according to online publication Electrek. At the same time, it is also poised to increase the base price for its Model S60…

America’s Most Loved Car is Once Again from Tesla

After capturing the title in the index’s inaugural award in 2014, the Tesla Model S was missing last year for sampling reasons. This allowed the Porsche Macan to be named America’s Most Loved Car in 2015, but now the Model S is back and some would say that it wasn’t even a close race. With…

The Street: Tesla Still Planning on Late-2017 Delivery of Model 3

NEW YORK (TheStreet) Shares of Tesla (TSLA) are up in mid-day trading on Tuesday, after seeing a brief decline earlier in the day. CNBC auto reporter Phil LeBeau appeared on this afternoon’s “Power Lunch” to discuss the misunderstanding that led the stock to slide. “There was some chatter that was out there on the Internet,…

Bloomberg:Tesla Says Newly Reserved Model 3 Delivery to Start Mid-2018

Tesla Motors Inc. said buyers who place new orders for Model 3 vehicles can expect to begin receiving deliveries as soon as mid-2018, with production starting as scheduled late next year. “Production begins late 2017. Delivery estimate for new reservations is mid 2018 or later,” the electric-car marker said on its website Tuesday. Tesla shares…

Tesla and Panasonic to Collaborate on Photovoltaic Cell and Module Production

Tesla and Panasonic have entered into a non-binding letter of intent under which they will begin collaborating on the manufacturing and production of photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules in Buffalo, New York. Under this agreement, which is contingent upon shareholders’ approval of Tesla’s acquisition of SolarCity, Tesla will use the cells and modules in a…

Tesla Dominates U.S. Luxury Sedan Sales

Tesla Motors Co. is facing some serious challenges keeping up with its ever-expanding ambitions, but one thing is certain: It’s selling a lot of luxury cars. Tesla’s U.S. sales of its Model S sedan jumped 59 percent over the same quarter last year, increasing its already sizable lead among large luxury cars, according to internal…

Renault-Nissan and Microsoft partner to deliver the future of connected driving

PARIS, France and REDMOND, Wash. – The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have signed a global, multiyear agreement to partner on next-generation technologies to advance connected driving experiences worldwide. The companies will work together to develop next-generation connected services for cars powered by Microsoft Azure, one of the company’s intelligent cloud offerings. These new services…

Daimler Chief: Mercedes Wants to Lead in Electric Cars by 2025

Daimler Chief Executive Officer Dieter Zetsche discusses Mercedes-Benz’s plans to introduce at least 10 battery-powered cars in the coming years under its new EQ brand to take on Tesla Motors. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde at the Paris Motor Show.

Tesla May Have To Rename It’s Autopilot Technology

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Corp.’s (TSLA) problems with its autopilot technology are not over. In draft regulations released on Friday, California’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) prohibited car companies from using the word “autopilot” to describe technologies that assisted a driver. “Terms such as ‘self-driving’, ‘automated’, ‘auto-pilot’, or other statements made that are likely…

Tesla Motors sold more cars than expected in the third quarter.

So now we know: Tesla Motors sold more cars than expected in the third quarter.And that’s all we know. Still, investors judge that tidbit to be worth north of $1 billion, judging by the pop in Tesla’s stock Monday morning. MANIC MONDAY That reaction is really all that matters at this point. Tesla, as it…

GM’s Chevy Bolt Can Go 238 Miles on One Charge

Mark Reuss, executive VP of global product development at General Motors, offers specifics on mileage range and pricing for the Chevy Bolt EV and explains differences in approach on electric vehicles between GM and Tesla. He speaks with Bloomberg’s David Westin on “Bloomberg ‹GO›.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Ron Baron bets on Tesla being one of the world’s biggest companies

Billionaire long-term investor Ron Baron said Tuesday that Tesla Motors could be a stock he owns for the next 10 to 20 years. “I think in this one investment we can make $6 or $7 billion” over that time period, he said. “I think this could be one of the largest companies in the United…

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BMW i3 2015 sales by country (update)

BMW i3 2015 sales by country.Top 5: United States, Norway, Germany, United Kingdom, Switzerland Update: BMW Australia sold 150 units “i3” in 2015 Update: France – 279 (Source:automobile-propre.com ) Tesla Model S 2015 sales>>

Electric Mail.Tesla Customer Stories. Latest Tesla Video

In the small rural community of Ortonville, Minnesota, Henry Nelson is a mail man with a difference. His community relies on him, and he relies on his Model S. With its superior handling, exceptional reliability, and low running costs (except, perhaps, the occasional car wash), Model S is the only choice for Henry. For Jim…

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Tesla stock is back on the rise again. Goldman Sacha report

Source: google.com Tesla stock is back on the rise again today after hitting the skids earlier this month not long before and after the automaker’s disappointing earnings report. Of course part of the issue has been the loss of the momentum that carried the stock and other investor favorites along for much of last year,…

Tesla Model 3 New Photos Looks Incredible

The hotly-anticipated Tesla Model 3 made an appearance in prototype form last week, as investors gathered at a Gigafactory event where the company confirmed it has started mass production of battery cells. The photos confirm what everyone was hoping: despite being a budget-range car, the Model 3 is going to be stunning when it hits…

Tesla Says Self-Driving Cars Can’t Be Used For Ride-Sharing Services

Tesla Motors Corp. (TSLA) has forbidden drivers of its vehicles fitted with autopilot technology hardware, from using their cars to earn money through ride sharing services. This means that all future Tesla cars are ineligible for use in the sharing industry because, per the electric car maker’s announcement yesterday, all cars in production are being…