Bioweapon Experts Aren't Buying the Tesla Model X's Bioweapon Defense Mode [Updated]

The air conditioning system in the new Tesla Model X has three modes: circulating air from outside the car, re-circulating air that’s already inside the cabin, and a “bioweapon defense mode,” triggered by a button on the dashboard, which creates positive pressure inside the cabin to keep outside particles at bay. So,… »10/01/15 8:15amThursday 8:15am

Australia is the First Country to Get Tesla's Powerwall Battery


That’s right, Tesla’s much talked about Powerwall — the battery that can power your entire house — will be available in the Australian market from late this year. Tesla, the company best known for its Model S electric sedan, is launching Tesla Energy in Australia, which will bring products including both the… »9/19/15 11:48am9/19/15 11:48am

Elon Musk Says The Tesla Model 3 Will Cost $35,000 (Again), Won't Be Out Until 2017

More boring corners of the Internet are going nuts over a bunch of tweets that Elon Musk sent out last night. Tesla’s entry-level electric car, the Tesla Model 3, will sell for $35,000 (we knew this), it’s going to be unveiled in March, which means it’s delayed (we know Tesla does this), and production will start in… »9/03/15 12:53pm9/03/15 12:53pm

The Tesla Model X Does 0 To 60 MPH In 3.3 Seconds, Costs Over $100,000

The Tesla Model X is on the way, and though the electric car company hasn’t “officially” released any information yet, a huge amount of news just dropped courtesy of the Tesla website. It’s going to get 240 miles on a charge, hit 60 MPH in 3.2 seconds, and come with those sweet, sweet doors. »9/01/15 2:10pm9/01/15 2:10pm

Tesla P85D Not Quite As Insane As Expected, Still Fastest Car CR Has Tested

We here at Jalopnik can tell you how a car makes you feel. It can be fun, fast, slow, or sad. But if you want to get hard data and numbers, there’s no one better to turn to than Consumer Reports. So it’s probably a good thing that CR just data-ized what we felt – the Tesla Model S P85D is a damn fine automobile.
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