Tesla

  • Musk says Tesla are working on autopilot through roundabouts

    Overnight Tesla founder Elon Musk tweeted about their Autopilot development, explaining that traffic lights, stop signs and roundabouts are all items being tested right now. As Tesla vehicles go about understanding the world around them in an effort to navigate on behalf of the occupants, understanding and being able...
  • Tesla now offers public view of Parts Catalog

    If you’re in the unfortunate position where your Tesla gets damaged, then you need replacement parts. Tesla has tried to ensure the process is as smooth as possible by providing service centers or mobile service vans to repair vehicle damage.  Thanks to legislation in some US states, the company...
  • Tesla Model 3 changes

    Elon’s been tweeting again and this time its about changes to the Model 3 offerings by Tesla. In the US, followed by Canada, there’s a new Model 3 variant, with a Mid Range Battery. As the name suggests, this new battery sits between standard or base model and the...
  • Tesla Model 3 is going on tour in Australia at Westfield

    As expectant owners anxiously await their delivery in Australia, Tesla’s Model 3 is about to go on somewhat of a road trip. Tesla imported a few Model 3s for a preview event in late August, which saw some location experience up to a 2 hour wait. Since then, the...
  • Tesla cars, just got better with v9.0 software upgrade

    One of the best features about what’s on offer with Tesla is the over-the-air updates that improve the car after you purchase it. Most vehicles roll out of the showroom in their best condition and everything you do to it degrades the vehicle, but Tesla turns that around, improving...
  • Metricon partners with Bradford Solar to deliver Tesla Powerwall on new homes

    Metricon is Australia’s largest builder, so when they announce a renewable energy partnership, it’s time to pay attention. In a new partnership with Bradford Solar, Australians now have the opportunity to have solar and battery installed with their new home build, dramatically reducing the price you pay for power....
  • Is Drift Mode the latest trick from Tesla ?

    In Tesla’s latest Instagram post, they show a Tesla Model 3 performing ‘testing’ on a skidpad. Could a new ‘drift mode’ be the next in a long line of Tesla feature upgrades ? The standard Model 3 is a rear wheel drive which could easily support this mode, essentially...
  • 5,000 Model 3’s a week. What happens when everyone’s driving a Tesla?

    This week Tesla are celebrating a major milestone, one they set for themselves, that is to ramp up production to make 5,000 Model 3’s per week. This acceleration of the number of vehicles shipped each week is important for a few key reasons. Firstly goal number 1 is to...
  • Review: 2018 Tesla Model X P100D

    Tesla's Model X is the company's first SUV and like their other vehicles is fully electric. Tesla's mass-market vehicle, the Model 3 relies heavily on the profits, research and development from their existing vehicles, which means Model X owners are helping fund the future. While the car's first prototype was...