Tesla Model Y becomes 1st EV to earn world's best-selling car tag

Tesla Model Y surpassed Toyota's RAV4 and Corolla models to top global sales rankings in the first quarter of 2023, according to data from Jato Dynamics.

published on : 27th May 2023

Musk's moves felt from Wall Street to the Vatican

Three utterly disparate stories dominated global news in a way that underlined the extraordinary influence of the one person who connects them all –- Musk.

published on : 21st April 2023

US investigates Tesla for steering wheels that can fall off

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the probe covers an estimated 120,000 vehicles from the 2023 model year.

published on : 8th March 2023

Elon Musk eyes torrid growth at Tesla, but offers no big new reveals

The only major new announcement of note was Musk's confirmation of plans to build a new electric car factory in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey.

published on : 2nd March 2023

Elon Musk takes witness stand to defend Tesla buyout tweets

Musk, 51, said he cares “a great deal” about investors and also railed against short sellers who make investments that reward them when a company's stock price falls.

published on : 21st January 2023

Tesla share price: US fraud trial begins over Elon Musk's 2018 tweets

The trial is expected to last three weeks and comes at a sensitive time for Musk, who will likely be called to testify.

published on : 18th January 2023

Elon Musk's next drama: a trial over his tweets about Tesla

The trial, which begins on Tuesday with jury selection, was triggered by a class-action lawsuit on behalf of investors who owned Tesla stock for a 10-day period in August 2018.

published on : 17th January 2023

Musk faces US fraud trial over tweet allegedly manipulating Tesla stock price in 2018

Musk was swiftly sued by shareholders for allegedly costing them billions of dollars with the Twitter post that said funding was "secured" to buy out the company's shareholders.

published on : 14th January 2023

Indian-origin US man arrested for deliberately driving Tesla with wife, two children off cliff

The rescue of Dharmesh Patel, his wife and children was described as almost miraculous, the New York Times newspaper said.

published on : 4th January 2023

Tesla posts disappointing deliveries for 2022 as it misses target by 50 per cent

To boost sluggish sales, Tesla offered rare promotions to customers willing to take delivery of a new vehicle before the end of 2022.

published on : 3rd January 2023

Tesla CEO Elon Musk takes swipe at Twitter lawsuit threat

Musk alleged that Twitter is "actively resisting and thwarting his information rights" as outlined by the deal, CNN reported, citing the letter he sent to Twitter's head of legal, policy and trust.

published on : 11th July 2022

Elon Musk revises Twitter financing plan; shares jump

The financing changes outlined in a regulatory filing would shave $6.25 billion from the lending package Musk had previously lined up for the Twitter buyout.

published on : 26th May 2022

China regulator says 14,684 Teslas recalled for crash risk

The cars being recalled don’t display the unit, such as miles or kilometers per hour, for their speed when in Track Mode, which in extreme cases could lead to collisions.

published on : 29th April 2022

This is Audi's answer to Tesla's Model X

Tesla is one of the pioneers in commercialising the technology for casual users. Now, adding to the brigade is Audi which unveiled its first ever all-electric car called e-tron.

published on : 18th September 2018

Facebook gives me willies, says Elon Musk on deleting SpaceX, Tesla pages

Both the SpaceX and Tesla Facebook pages had over 2.6 million likes and followers and super high engagement rates, prior to their deletion.

published on : 25th March 2018

Mozilla, Tesla, other businesses take a Facebook pause

Mozilla, Tesla and other companies are distancing themselves from Facebook following revelations of a major leak of user data to political consultants associated with the 2016 Trump campaign.

published on : 24th March 2018

DeleteFacebook hashtag: Elon Musk deletes SpaceX, Tesla Facebook pages

Facebook pages of SpaceX and Tesla disappeared on Friday, minutes after Elon Musk responded to a comment on Twitter calling for him to take down his rocket company SpaceX.

published on : 24th March 2018

Now track Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in space

ASpaceX fan has created 'Where is Roadster' that makes use of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Horizons data to track the progress of the car and its dummy driver 'Starman' through space.

published on : 19th February 2018

Weinstein Company postpones Benedict Cumberbatch's 'The Current War'

'The Current War', the Alfonso Gomez-Rejon-directed movie was earlier scheduled to hit the cinema halls on November 24.

published on : 15th October 2017

Bond investors give Tesla a USD 1.8 billion endorsement

Tesla initially wanted to sell $1.5 billion worth of debt but enlarged the offering because of overwhelming demand, according to IFR, a Thomson Reuters unit.

published on : 12th August 2017