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Tesla Inc wants you to know it isn't just a carmaker anymore, so it dropped ‘Motors’ from its name

Tesla isn’t just a carmaker anymore.

Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors Inc. said in a regulatory filing today that its new name is Tesla Inc. The decision to drop the word “Motors” was made to reflect the fact that Tesla, which merged with SolarCity Corp., another Musk company, is now in the solar business as well. 95 more words


'Giant sigh of relief' for self-driving cars as Tesla Motors cleared in probe of fatal crash

The push to bring self-driving cars to American roads got a significant boost on Thursday when the nation’s chief auto safety regulator essentially cleared Tesla Motors Inc.’s Autopilot system of fault in a fatal 2016 crash. 901 more words


Hidden where cowboys gamble and wild horses roam: Tesla turns on its $5-billion Gigafactory

The Gigafactory has been activated.

Hidden in the scrubland east of Reno, Nev., where cowboys gamble and wild horses still roam — a diamond-shaped factory of outlandish proportions is emerging from the sweat and promises of Tesla CEO Elon Musk. 1,211 more words

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Tesla Motors misses deliveries forecast due to production delays, shares fall

Tesla Motors Inc. reported deliveries that fell short of its forecasts, sending shares lower in after-market trading, as production delays continue to plague the carmaker led by Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk. 382 more words


Video captures Uber’s self-driving car running a red light in San Francisco. Uber blamed it on a human

Uber Technologies Inc. has reverted to one of its bad-boy habits: ignoring regulators. California Department of Motor Vehicles officials said Wednesday that the ride-hailing provider is breaking the law by rolling out self-driving cars in San Francisco without their approval. 627 more words


Meet a prospective Tesla competitor - the "Lucid". Is it yet another EV start-up?

Everyone knows about Tesla nowadays. It seems people have taken them all over the world now – from making it an Airbnb listing in the US to placing… 370 more words


Tesla Motors Inc reports reports first quarterly profit in more than three years, revenue nearly doubles

Tesla Motors Inc reported its first quarterly net profit in more than three years on Wednesday, buoyed by nearly US$139 million in sales of clean car credits, and Chief Executive Elon Musk said the company could also turn a profit in the fourth quarter. 342 more words