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Tesla’s New Entry-Level Model S 70D Adds All-Wheel Drive And 240 Mile Range

Tesla has a new entry-level Model S, called the 70D, which offers a 70 kWh battery and all-wheel drive, and which replaces the entry-level Model S 60 in the range. The new 70D offers 240 miles of maxi

Tesla Is Working On Robotic Snakes That Emerge From The Wall To Charge Your Car

Elon Musk is pretty much the best thing about Twitter, and today is no exception – the Tesla CEO tweeted that his electric car company is actually working on tech that would allow chargers to snake

Tesla To Begin Model S Battery Swap Pilot Program Next Week

Tesla showed off its upcoming battery swapping technology for the Model S electric vehicle last year, which would let users change out their battery rather than charging when on the road for a quick f

Tesla Motors Just Invited Press To Come Look At Its New D

Tesla Motors just sent out invites to a press event on October 9th in Los Angeles, presumably to unveil the new ‘D’ car that founder Elon Musk tweeted about yesterday evening. Now, we offi

Tesla Model S Software Update Brings iPhone Unlocking And Ignition Start

Tesla owners have been looking forward to OS 6.0, a software update for their vehicles, for a while now, but it’s finally rolling out to vehicle owners, reports Electrek. The system adds a bunch

The Saleen FourSixteen Is A Faster, Louder And More Slippery Tesla Model S

The Tesla Model S is already a shockingly quick car. The electric drive train will propel the car to 60 miles per hour in just over five seconds. But that's not fast enough for Steve Saleen, owner of

Tesla Extends All 85kWh Model S Drivetrain Warranties To 8 Years And Infinite Miles

Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk just announced via Twitter and the company blog that the drivetrain warranty for the 85 kWh Model S has been extended, giving it an eight-year, infinite-mile warranty t

Tesla Officially Opens West Coast Supercharger Circuit, Covering San Diego To Vancouver

Tesla's West Coast Supercharger Corridor opened today, making it possible for owners of the Model S to travel free between San Diego and Vancouver, using Highway 101 and Interstate 5. This makes a Sup

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 <a target="_blank" href="http://www.teslamotors.com/blog/model-s-fire">company blog</a> today to talk about a Tesla Model S fire that caught the <a target="_blank"

Elon Musk To Traverse The U.S. Using A Model S And Tesla Superchargers In 6 Day Trip, With Only 9 Hours Spent Charging

The Tesla Model S is doing remarkably well, despite the challenges it still faces in terms of convincing average consumers that it can meet their everyday needs. One of the big remaining question mark

Inside Tesla’s Supercharger Partner Program: The Costs And Commitments Of Electrifying Road Transport

Tesla is building a nationwide network of Supercharger stations in the U.S. to help give its growing fleet of consumer vehicles the juice they need to conquer the nation's highways, and now we at Tech

Tesla Shows Off A 90-Second Battery Swap System, Wants It At Supercharging Stations By Year’s End

Tesla teased electric motorheads earlier this week by announcing an event that would show off its curious <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/06/18/tesla-battery-swapping-tech-for-long-trips-wit

Tesla Battery Swapping Tech For Long Trips Without Charging Stops To Be Demoed June 20

Elon Musk <a target="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/elonmusk/statuses/346895679471357952">took to Twitter</a> early this morning (via <a target="_blank" href="http://www.theverge.com/2013/6/18/4441

The Tesla Model S’ Battery Is Now Covered By A Nearly Unconditional Warranty

Without proper care batteries can wither and die like a delicate tulip roasting in the bright sun from an unseasonably warm spring day -- a fact made exponentially worse when the battery in your $60k

Tesla Motors Partners With Wells Fargo And US Bank To Finance Model S Electric Cars

Today, Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors announced a plan to allow consumers to finance its Model S Electric cars, thanks to a partnership with Wells Fargo and US Bank. The company says that this is a n

Tesla Announces Model S Rollout Date And Prices

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/tesla-22-620x412-620x412.jpg" />To those awaiting the most promising electric vehicles to ever enter the market (<a href="http://www.crun

Tesla To Open Three European Showrooms

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/06/teslashowroom-215x158.jpg" width="215" height="158" />Tesla, which has now delivered 500 Roadsters, will be opening several new sales showroom

Tesla teases with Model S partly unveiled

Lookie, lookie.