That Tesla Model 3 Performance's DQ at Global Time Attack Wasn't Really A Surprise [Updated]

Truly, there’s nothing worse than a fanboy. Yesterday, we covered the Tesla Model 3 Performance racer who got disqualified at a Global Time Attack Super Lap event at Buttonwillow Raceway Park because his car wasn’t running on an approved fuel type—i.e. gasoline. He was even pulled mid-podium, according to the video of…

Elon Musk Imposters Are Scamming People on Twitter for Bitcoin Again

A week ago, several verified accounts on Twitter were hacked as part of a scam to steal bitcoin from unwitting mopes by utilizing Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s name, and reportedly made off with at least $180,000. On Monday, the hackers were back at it, taking control of several hacked accounts—including a book publisher and …

Tesla Model 3 Performance Disqualified From Global Time Attack Podium Because 'Electricity Is Not a Fuel' [Update: Not A Surprise]

Update 11/13/18 1:15 p.m: Global Time Attack reached out and set the record straight with how things actually turned out that day. Mountain Pass Performance was disqualified from moment one for having a guest driver when someone jokingly suggested they should be DQ’d for being electric. GTA agreed to pull the driver…

Tesla's 'Navigate on Autopilot' Is a Step in the Right Direction 

Tesla’s late night rollout of a new feature for its semi-autonomous driving system called “Navigate on Autopilot” puzzled me, if not just because of the time it was introduced to the world, but the feature itself: What’s the value in a car that tells you what lane you should be in, when it won’t drive there entirely…

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