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 […]
Tesla took a giant leap into the future when it released Autopilot. This semi-autonomous drive mode found on the Model X and Model S seemed like a great idea, but it has had problems. Several accidents and even one death due to incorrect usage of the technology have some claiming that Autopilot is a misleading […]
There are people who look at a car as nothing more than a glorified appliance. It is merely a way to get from one place to another and they couldn’t care less about the brand or the horsepower or how it drives. If the car does its job, then it’s all good. And then there’s […]
Thanks to advanced safety technology, the simple task of running your car through the car wash can be a multi-step procedure, sometimes requiring deep research in the manual to avoid the embarrassment of being stuck at the beginning of the tunnel.
Tesla’s Autopilot feature has been in the news nonstop since it made its debut. This slice of futuristic technology lets Teslas drive themselves and is the subject of countless videos showing off how well it works. The problem is that it’s only semi-autonomous, not fully autonomous, and this is causing problems. Germany sent letters to […]
Teslas are known for delivering an exhilarating driving experience. You’ll find videos of people gleefully showing off how impressive their cars are as their friends squeal with delight. It looks pretty darn fun, but there are some customers who think it’s too darn slow, and they filed a lawsuit over the matter. The suit was […]
Your new car will probably come with autonomous features. Even if it won’t drive itself like a Tesla Model S, there are plenty of other thing that cars will do by themselves. They can stop if you’re not paying attention and are about to hit something, slow down or speed up when cruise control is […]
Residential solar power and electric vehicles go hand in hand. So why does Elon Musk’s Solar City use gasoline powered cars?
There are all sorts of reasons people cite for not buying an electric car. They’re not affordable. They’re too small. They have too short a range to handle my driving. Tesla aims to eliminate a few of those complaints with a new battery that gives the Model S a 315-mile range. The 100-kWh battery will […]