You Can Buy A Convertible Tesla Model S Because Why The Hell Not

Do you yearn for the top-down thrill of a convertible, but hate the fact that conventional thinking has you in something that belches CO2 emissions and only comes in two doors? Fret no more, concerned citizen, a firm in California has made the dream you never knew you had into the reality you never knew you needed. » 3/17/15 6:48pm 3/17/15 6:48pm

​Bond's Lotus Submarine Is The Best Tesla Model S Easter Egg

Tesla makes the best automotive easter eggs, from stereos that go to 11 to hidden little features in its massive 17-inch display. But this? This just wins. » 2/26/15 4:08pm 2/26/15 4:08pm

The Next Great Tesla Fighter Might Come From... Porsche?

In the electric car game, and possibly even in the luxury sedan game, the Tesla Model S is like the best gunslinger in the Old West right now. And that means tons of competitors are lining up to try and take it down, like Chevrolet and BMW. But if this rumor is true, the most plausible Tesla fighter could very well… » 2/16/15 12:14pm 2/16/15 12:14pm

This Tesla Model S Spec Is How You Do Automotive 'Fan Videos'

Okay, so, I don't now much about Specs. In fact, I had to ask Torchy exactly what the heck a Spec was, but I have made some pretty awesome anime music videos in my time, so I understand the labors of love that are fan videos. And the folks at Digital Giant apparently really, really love the Tesla Model S. » 2/14/15 1:00pm 2/14/15 1:00pm

Make Sure To Secure All Your Belongings In The Cabin Of A Tesla S P85D

At least when you use it in "Insane mode."We gave the Tesla Model S P85 D's acceleration 10/10 points for a very good reason. » 2/11/15 9:00am 2/11/15 9:00am

This Dude Scares The Crap Out Of Everyone In His Tesla P85D

You should know by now that the Tesla Model S P85D is not messing around when it comes to performance. Thanks to dual motor all-wheel drive, 691 horsepower and a zero to 60 mph time of 3.2 seconds, it's one of the most crushingly fast cars you can get in 2015. It's also great for scaring the shit out of your friends… » 1/26/15 10:05pm 1/26/15 10:05pm

I'm Bored With My Tesla, What Should I Do?

Good news, ladies and gentlemen! It's that time again: the exciting moment each week where I take a well-meaning, intelligently written letter from a reader and respond to it using flawed, manipulative logic that somehow always ends up with the advice: "buy my book." » 1/23/15 3:10pm 1/23/15 3:10pm

Why Are All These Tesla Owners Recording Themselves Breaking The Law?

Tesla's always been for weirdos. For nerds. For technogeeks, and the kind of people that read Gizmodo. For Tesla Man. But judging by the amount of videos we've been inundated with over the past few weeks (at least three or four!), is the Tesla Model S P85D the first electric car ever truly loved by street racing… » 1/22/15 9:55pm 1/22/15 9:55pm

Most Tesla Owner Ever Turns $118,000 Model S Into AirBnB

Innovative Tesla Man ponders to himself, "hm, how can I combine as many hip startup tech ideas together as possible at the same time? What about AirBnB... Tesla????" » 1/22/15 6:55pm 1/22/15 6:55pm

Tesla Promises "Torque Sleep" For D Models, Higher Top Speed

When Tesla unveiled The D in October, Elon Musk promised a boost in range over the original rear-wheel drive model thanks to the ability of the dual-motor Model S to optimize output for maximum efficiency. It's called "torque sleep" and Tesla is promising to deliver the feature by the end of next month. » 12/30/14 3:15pm 12/30/14 3:15pm

The Tesla Model S Just Scored Another Five Star Safety Rating In Europe

Following the NHTSA's five-star rating in every subcategory, Euro NCAP tests also confirm that the Tesla Model S is still pretty much the safest car money can buy. » 11/05/14 11:48am 11/05/14 11:48am

Here's Why The Tesla Model S Is The #1 Selling Car In Norway

The Tesla Model S has a bunch of great things going for it, but there's definitely a weird facet of it's sales strategy that is a little funky. The car's second largest market, in the entire world, is Norway. Little, tiny Norway. In fact, it's the best-selling car there overall. And here's the reason why. » 10/27/14 3:00pm 10/27/14 3:00pm

Watch The Tesla Model S P85D Drive In Autopilot Mode

The Tesla Model S P85D is unquestionably the best Tesla ever. It pushes the boundaries of both electric car performance and autonomous vehicle technology. So what's it like to ride in one when it's in autopilot mode? » 10/10/14 2:49pm 10/10/14 2:49pm

This Has To Be Confirmation Tesla's 'D' Is An AWD Model S

The world has been wondering what Elon Musk meant when he teased us with the "D" earlier this week. Would the "D" be some kind of special new Tesla, or an improvement on existing car? We anticipated it meant an all-wheel drive Model S, and now we have what seems to be confirmation of that. » 10/03/14 9:23am 10/03/14 9:23am

Updated Tesla Model S With Cameras Revealed By Software Update

Buried in the digital manual of the 6.0 software update for the Model S are two new features that are impossible to implement without some new hardware. That means Tesla is either readying a new factory option or the first real refresh of the Model S is on the way. » 9/25/14 1:28pm 9/25/14 1:28pm

The Tesla Model S Raises The Suspension Based On Location

Tesla is out with one of its more elaborate software updates to the Model S, and among the list of features is a new location-based air suspension setting that remembers when you need additional ground clearance and lifts the car automagically. Neato! » 9/19/14 2:04pm 9/19/14 2:04pm

Why The Pricey Tesla Model S Is Actually A Great Value

How do you determine the value of an electric car? A big factor for drivers is range, and the folks at MojoMotors have looked at the numbers to determine how much you get for your dollar. » 9/04/14 10:09am 9/04/14 10:09am