The Saleen Tesla Model S Is Such A Crazy Idea It Just Might Work

For years, Saleen has been in the business of helping various Ford Mustangs and other cars be all they that can be through extensive tuning. A few months ago we heard they would start adding electric cars to their repertoire starting with the Tesla Model S. Now we know what it will look like. » 4/14/14 9:11am 4/14/14 9:11am

Tesla Will Probably Make More Money With Fleet Leases Of Model S

Tesla's already doing pretty well, if its share price is any judge, but because it is an American company in America and it loves it some American Capitali$m, it want to make s'more. Which is why it just announced fleet leasing for the Model S. Awwwww yeah, Tesla company vehicles. » 4/08/14 1:40pm 4/08/14 1:40pm

Tesla Sells More Model S EVs In Norway Than Ford Sells Everything

Back in October, we were rather surprised to find out that the demand for a used Tesla Model S in Norway was so strong, they were going for more money than new ones. Oh yeah, and it was the best-selling car there. Turns out that trend is continuing. » 4/01/14 8:00pm 4/01/14 8:00pm

The Tesla Model S: Now With Road Debris-Crushing Titanium!

Interested in a Tesla Model S? Wary of making the purchase for fear of a freak fiery explosion involving road debris that ignites the battery pack? Worry no more! Elon Musk's got you covered with the mighty power of titanium. » 3/28/14 9:00am 3/28/14 9:00am

Tesla's ZEV Credit Win Should Silence Some Of Their Critics

In yesterday's earnings call from the fourth quarter of 2013, Tesla Motors announced that their net income of $46 million late last year came without selling any Zero Emissions Vehicle credits. That's a pretty big deal, and here's why. » 2/20/14 1:20pm 2/20/14 1:20pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome Tesla Model S Wallpaper Is Here

Say what you will about the Tesla Model S and the odors potentially emanating from it, but it's gotten some pretty good reviews and it looks handsome as all heck for a four-door sedan. And when you examine it under the lights, it looks even better. » 2/08/14 5:00pm 2/08/14 5:00pm

Tesla Driver Bizarrely Blames Deadly Accident On New-Car Smell

A 63 year-old retiree driving a new Tesla Model S last November crossed a double yellow line, drove up a hill, drove down a hill, and finally crashed into bicyclist Joshua Alper, killing him as a result. Now, driver Navindra Kumar Jain is blaming the heady vapors of his car for the accident. » 2/08/14 4:00pm 2/08/14 4:00pm

You Beat Me This Time, Elon Musk

Mr. Musk, As was to be inevitable, the coast-to-coast record for an alternative fuel vehicle that Maxwell Materne and I set in October of 2011 has been bested. I congratulate your successful run, and concede that the two Model S sedans did in fact shatter the previous record held by the Magnolia Special(89 hours) by an … » 2/05/14 1:54pm 2/05/14 1:54pm

Saleen's First-Ever Electric Car Will Be A Tuned Tesla Model S

Remember when Saleen said it was going to make an electric car? The same Saleen that is really known for really fast Mustangs? We assumed it would be based on a Ford Focus Electric. Instead, it's going to be based off of a Tesla Model S. It's good to be wrong. » 1/30/14 4:00pm 1/30/14 4:00pm

Tesla's Stock Skyrockets After Insanely Great Fourth Quarter

Did you buy a Tesla Model S in late 2013? No? Then you must have been the only person who didn't. At a Detroit Auto Show press conference, a Tesla VP announced that the electric automaker surged past sales expectations in the fourth quarter of 2013, sending their stock prices up, up and away. » 1/15/14 9:00am 1/15/14 9:00am