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Tesla Selling Stock to Finance Model 3, Updates Self-Park Feature's Safety

By Kelsey Mays on May 19, 2016


CARS.COM — As Tesla Motors closes in on 400,000 reservations for the new Model 3, the automaker will try to raise up to an estimated $1.7 billion through a stock offering. It said the proceeds will be used to ramp… Read More

Tesla Selling Stock to Finance Model 3, Updates Self-Park Feature's Safety

By Kelsey Mays on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM — As Tesla Motors closes in on 400,000 reservations for the new Model 3, the automaker will try to raise up to an estimated $1.7 billion through a stock offering. It said the proceeds will be used to ramp… Read More

Tesla's Summon Feature Scrutinized After Model S Crash

By Jennifer Newman on May 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Tesla and a Tesla Model S owner are playing the blame game over why the car allegedly started on its own and rear-ended a semitrailer. Related: More Tesla News Model S owner Jared Overton of Utah County, Utah,… Read More

Tesla Model 3 Design Not Final

By Jennifer Geiger on May 11, 2016

CARS.COM — More than 300,000 people already have plunked down money to reserve Tesla's new Model 3, but Reuters is reporting that Tesla has said the compact sedan's design hasn't been finalized yet. The automaker says the Model 3 will… Read More

Tesla Model 3 to Get Ludicrous Speed Option

By Brian Wong on May 3, 2016

CARS.COM — According to a tweet from Elon Musk, the forthcoming Tesla Model 3 will share one of the more ridiculous options available on both the Model S and Model X: the Ludicrous Speed upgrade. Related: Tesla Model 3: First… Read More

Beverly Hills Proposes Autonomous Transit System

By Matt Schmitz on April 19, 2016

CARS.COM — We're not sure if Bentley or Mercedes-Benz are currently developing an autonomous-driving Continental or G-Class, but they might want to start thinking about it. That iconic enclave for the rich and famous — Beverly Hills, Calif. — is… Read More

Reliability is $35,000 Question For Tesla Model 3

By Kelsey Mays on April 14, 2016

CARS.COM — The Tesla Model S luxury car has its share of reliability gremlins; will the more affordable, $35,000 Model 3, coming in late 2017, have similar problems? The California automaker claims it's making strides in both service and reliability,… Read More

Tesla Boosts Range, Power and Price of Model X

By Aaron Bragman on April 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Electric carmaker Tesla Motors has quietly revealed an update to its Model X, the SUV that's been on sale for only a few short months. A new base model joins the lineup: The Model X 75D replaces the… Read More

Tesla Updates Model S

By Aaron Bragman on April 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Hot on the heels of the unveiling of the new Model 3 compact electric sedan, Tesla Motors has revealed the first-ever styling changes to the bigger, more expensive Model S. The most obvious are changes to the sedan's front-end… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Tesla Model X

By Jennifer Geiger on April 11, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,700 Model X SUVs built before March 26, 2016 The Problem: Reuters is reporting that a faulty locking hinge in the third-row seats could allow the seats to fall forward in a crash, increasing the risk… Read More

Reservations for Tesla Model 3 Top 325,000, but Questions Remain

By Kelsey Mays on April 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Tesla's March 31 unveiling of the all-new Model 3 had shoppers lining up at dealerships like Black Friday at an electronics store. By the end of April 2, the California automaker had 276,000 reservations worldwide for its new, smaller… Read More