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5 for the 3 Ain't Bad: Tesla Model 3 Gets 5-Star Crash Rating

By Kelsey Mays on September 21, 2018

The Tesla Model 3 earned top marks in government crash tests, with sterling ratings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration across every category it tested. That's for the se... Read More
'We Aren't There Yet': IIHS Warns of Overreliance on Self-Driving Tech

By Jennifer Geiger on August 7, 2018

Mainstream vehicles are inching closer to autonomy as driver assistance systems trickle down through many automakers' lineups. These systems are not all equal, however, and the Insurance Ins... Read More
Tesla Tax Credit Is Expiring: Here's Everything Shoppers Need to Know

By Kelsey Mays on August 2, 2018

Federal tax credits on plug-in vehicles begin to phase out after the 200,000th sale of qualifying cars since 2010. California electric-car maker Tesla hit the mark in July. That means the t... Read More
My Other Car's a Mini: 10 Kiddie Cars That Match Mom's and Dad's

By Kasey Carlson on August 1, 2018

My grandpa bought me a battery-operated Barbie Jeep when I was 1 year old and couldn't even walk yet. While I was not yet old enough to drive it around, I still looked like a pretty cool tod... Read More
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 f... 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