Tesla

  • EVOKE chauffeur service using Tesla Model S, provides power and WiFi

    If you want to get to your destination in style, then check out Evoke, a brand new luxury chauffeur service with a difference. Right now the service is using the very popular, all-electric Tesla Model S and say they offer a sleek, uber-quiet and spacious vehicle with unparalleled technology....
  • Tesla PowerWall output rising from 2kW to 5kW for free

    After the initial glow of the PowerWall announcement wore off, people began looking into the detail of the product. One issue that was raised by many was the reasonably limited 2KW of concurrent output available from the 1st generation product. This means if you had planned to be off...
  • Inside Tesla’s Melbourne store, 2/4 superchargers now online

    Tonight Tesla Motors launched their first retail shop and service center in Victoria. The second in the 6 months the company launched in late 2014. The store is located at 650 Church St. Cremorne and from tomorrow Tesla owners will be able tor recharge their vehicles for free at...
  • Tesla adds first Superchargers in Melbourne, opens in June

    When Tesla launched in Australia at the end of 2014, Sydney got its first Supercharger. Now almost 6 months on, Melbourne now has its first. The first Victorian Service Center for Tesla will open at the end of next week, located at 650 Church Street, Building 5, Richmond VIC...
  • Tesla Energy is bringing PowerWall to Australia in Q1 2016

    This afternoon Elon Musk announced Tesla Energy, a company that is attempting to change the way the world uses power. A massive, global ambition that we just confirmed will reach Australia in the first quarter of 2016. After the announcement of the Powerwall battery for homes and businesses, many...
  • Tesla’s Home Battery is called POWERWALL [Updated]

    It’s official, Tesla’s home battery will be called PowerWall. Update Looks like someone hit go on the press release before the start of the event.. here’s the details.. Tesla are introducing Tesla Energy, a suite of batteries for homes, businesses to help the world transition away from fossil fuels....
  • Clear out the garage, Tesla Powerwall may get you off the grid completely

    Today Tesla will announce the missing piece to the all-electric future. While millions of Australian households have solar panels on the roof, they currently have no way of storing that electricity, and instead sell it back to the grid for a diminishing price. Tesla’s founder Elon Musk is also...
  • Tesla announce the Model S 70D starting at $75,000

    Tesla Motors just announced a cheaper Tesla. Today they are introducing the Model S 70D, an all-electric, all-wheel drive car with a 0-100km/h time of just 5.2 seconds. and a 400 kilometer range at 105km per hour. This new cheapest Model S starts at just US$75,000 which is a...
  • First Tesla Model S Road Trip from Sydney to Melbourne, on 3 phase

    Mathew Peterson (@heosat) is the founder of GetShinyThings and has one very special shiny thing, a Tesla Model S. As an Easter get away with his wife, Peterson is travelling from Sydney to Melbourne which he believes is the first time this electric-only trip has been done. The journey will...