One of the biggest objections people have to electric vehicles is the limited range. It’s easy to find a gas station when you’re on the road, but chargers for electric cars aren’t as common. Even though most people don’t drive enough in an average day to need a charge away from home, range anxiety is […]
Hurricane Irma is making its way up the Florida coast. Before its arrival, evacuees lined the state’s highways trying to get out of the way before the storm hit. There were issues with gas stations running dry, but those with electric cars had different concerns. Tesla decided to help by temporarily unlocking the full battery […]
Of the numerous autonomous safety technologies in our cars, automatic emergency braking (AEB) and forward collision warning show some of the most promising results. They’re so good, the lack of these technologies can now lower a vehicle’s safety ratings. This has prompted Tesla to add AEB back into the Model S and Model X after […]
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Tesla is best known for producing electric cars, but they’re also coming to be known as a leader in autonomous car technology. Videos of their Autopilot software in action are all over the internet, but unfortunately, there have been problems. Several accidents and one fatality were reported when Autopilot was in use, and now Tesla […]
Tesla delivered 22,200 cars in the last quarter of 2016. That’s a lot of luxury electric vehicles, but it isn’t enough to meet Tesla’s goals for the year. The company forecast deliveries of between 80,000 and 90,000 cars this year, but it came in at 76,230. Before you start counting Tesla’s glory days as a thing […]
Tesla is under scrutiny for its Autopilot feature with several accidents proving people aren’t using it properly. The company vigorously denies there’s a problem with their cars and blames user error. Now a man is claiming his Tesla spontaneously accelerated right through his garage wall and into his living room. Tesla is blaming this on […]
The world is slowly creeping toward acceptance of electric vehicles, but there are a few obstacles standing in the way. The largest is the ability to quickly and easily charge vehicles, but Tesla’s Elon Musk thinks it’s a problem we’ll soon overcome. No matter how efficient, how beautiful, or how exhilarating it is to drive […]