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  • Elon Musk Details Cause Of Tesla Model S Fire, Says It Would Have Been Worse With Gas

    Elon Musk Details Cause Of Tesla Model S Fire, Says It Would Have Been Worse With Gas

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk has taken to the company blog today to talk about a Tesla Model S fire that caught the attention of the news media this week. Musk says that the fire was caused by a piece of a tractor trailer which punctured the battery compartment of the car with a “peak force on the order of 25 tons.” Read More

  • Panasonic Invests $30 Million In Tesla, For 2% Stake

    Panasonic Invests $30 Million In Tesla, For 2% Stake

    Consumer electronics maker Panasonic is cozying up to Tesla with a $30 million investment, in exchange for a 2% stake. Although Panasonic and Tesla have worked together in the past, under the new partnership, the duo will closely collaborate on the development and marketing of new Tesla battery packs that feature Panasonic lithium-ion cells. “Panasonic offers the highest energy-density… Read More