Tesla

  • Tesla ModelX on display at Panasonic’s CES booth

    Not sure you can include Tesla as one of the 10 auto manufacturers at CES, but their car is here. The unreleased Model X is a SUV with crazy gull wing doors that isn’t expected on the road until 2016. The all-wheel drive Model X will come with dual...
  • The full story on the Tesla Model S in Australia, now at Chadstone

    Tesla Motors recently launched in Australia and now has a very prominent display in the middle of Melbourne’s Chadstone Shopping Centre. This display features the Models S in it’s showcase red, examples of a supercharger and regular wall charger, as well as the innovative chassis. There’s also a 4-bay...
  • Germany get 200km/h tune for Tesla Model S, calls BS on hydrogen

    Tesla founder Elon Musk recently spoke at an event in Germany. He’s been driving around the autobahn and loves it, so Tesla are announced a number of new things for the German market. We’ll get to that in a second, but one of most interesting things he says was...
  • The safest car in America is the Tesla Model S

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in America has awarded the all-electric, Tesla Model S a 5-star safety rating, not just overall, but in every subcategory without exception. That’s quite the accolade, particularly when some have concerns about the safety of batteries in a crash. Of all vehicles...
  • Do you have Google Glass and a Tesla Model S? Then you need the GlassTesla app

    Those lucky bastards that own both a Tesla Model S and Google Glass can now get GlassTesla. A new app for Google Glass that taps into the vehicle systems and provides useful data while away from your vehicle. Here’s what it can do: – View vehicle charging status. Start...
  • Tesla can swap a battery in 90 sec, faster than you can fuel your car (Updated)

    Innovative electric car company Tesla Motors has shown off it’s latest trick today. Interchanging batteries allows distance issues to be a thing of the past, but the problem has always been the weight distribution. Tesla have solved that problem. Basically the crazy mind of CEO Elon Musk has been...
  • 7 Tesla owners are recreating the Broder drive

    This week New York Times reporter John Broder gave a fairly critical and widely regarded as a flawed review of the all electric Tesla Model S. Sparking the controversy the feature image on the post was the Tesla being towed away apparently falling short of the intended journey. You...
  • Inductive charging has massive potential

    While Inductive charging isn’t a new concept, CES 2011 is showcasing some brand new uses for it. Typically reserved for electric toothbrushes or phones, Fulton Innovation are showing some amazing uses for the technology. Shown off in a video from Engadget we see a cereal box lighting up when...