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Tesla Hikes China Prices Amid Trade War, Inks Shanghai Plant Deal

By Fred Meier on July 10, 2018

Amid an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, Tesla has both raised the price of its cars there to reflect higher tariffs and signed a deal with the city of Shanghai to build a big pl... Read More
Feds No Friend of Tesla-Tampering 'Autopilot Buddy' Device

By Kelsey Mays on June 19, 2018

Regulators have moved to stop the distribution of an aftermarket device that could enable hands-free driving on Tesla vehicles. Tesla owners know recent over-the-air updates have stepped up the ... Read More
NTSB Reports Tesla Model X Accelerated Into Barrier in Fatal Crash

By Fred Meier on June 8, 2018

The Tesla Model X that slammed into a freeway barrier in California in March was operating on Tesla's Autopilot system and sped up from 62 mph to about 71 mph in the moments before the ... Read More
Why Ask Y? Musk Teases Optimistic Reveal Date for Model Y

By Fred Meier on June 6, 2018

Elon Musk dropped a few more crumbs at Tesla's annual shareholders meeting that might lead to a Model Y SUV in the coming years, adding a shadowy teaser rendering that shows a little more th... Read More
Self-Driving Car Crashes Have Even Millennials Scared of Autonomous Tech

By Nick Kurczewski on May 22, 2018

What a difference a few months makes. American drivers are growing increasingly wary of self-driving cars and the technology used in autonomous drive systems, according to a just-released study ... Read More
Save Money. Live Better. Charge Your EV: Walmart Fast Chargers Coming

By Fred Meier on April 19, 2018

A project to bridge gaps in America's electric-vehicle charging network might also bridge the cultural divide by letting owners of $100,000 Teslas rub elbows with Americans shoppin... Read More
2012-2016 Tesla Model S: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on April 4, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 70,400 model-year 2012-16 Tesla Model S sedans equipped with Bosch steering racks The Problem: The aluminum bolts that attach the power-steering gear assist ... Read More
Tesla: Autopilot Activated Moments Before Fatal California Crash

By Nick Kurczewski on April 3, 2018

Tesla announced that its Autopilot self-drive system was activated moments before a fiery and fatal crash involving one of the company's Model X crossovers. The crash occurred near Mountain ... Read More
Primed to Be Among the First Polestar 1 Owners?

By Brian Wong on March 14, 2018

When I first heard of the Polestar 1, it sounded too good to be true. A plug-in hybrid performance car with more than 100 miles of electric-only range, and a drivetrain that makes more than 600 ... Read More
Jaguar Hopes to Spark Interest With 2019 I-Pace EV Reveal

By Fred Meier on February 2, 2018

CARS.COM —  Jaguar will unveil the production version of its 2019 I-Pace battery electric SUV on March 1 at an event ahead of its March 6 debut at the 2018 Geneva International M... Read More