Tesla's China factory could be a model for U.S. automakers

by Jack Stewart Dec 27, 2019
The electric vehicle company is avoiding steep import tariffs by building cars in Shanghai.
Elon Musk walks with Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong during the groundbreaking ceremony for a Tesla factory in the city in January.
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Threats against unionizing are on the rise — on Twitter

by Meghan McCarty Carino Oct 1, 2019
The founders of Tesla, Barstool Sports and the publisher of the Federalist have tweeted anti-union threats.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gives an update on the next-generation Starship spacecraft at the company's Texas launch facility on September 28, 2019 in Boca Chica near Brownsville, Texas.
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If Tesla makes a less fancy SUV... can it make it faster?

by Jed Kim Mar 18, 2019
The new Model Y is — technically — a lot like the Model 3.
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Tesla unveils a new SUV, the Model Y

by Jack Stewart Mar 15, 2019
The Model Y looks a lot like a taller version of the Model 3 sedan.
Tesla Model Y promotional photo

SpaceX to launch Dragon Capsule for milestone test

by Jack Stewart Mar 1, 2019
Tomorrow at 2:48am EST, NASA and SpaceX plan to jointly launch the company’s Crew Dragon space capsule on a rocket from Kennedy Space Center. It’s the first commercially built and operated American rocket and spacecraft designed for people. Although Crew…
SpaceX chief Elon Musk speaks during a press conference after the launch of SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo mission at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on March 2, 2019.

Tesla launches $35,000 Model 3 ... finally

by Jack Stewart Mar 1, 2019
The announcement moves Tesla closer to taking EVs mainstream.
The announcement moves Tesla closer to taking EVs mainstream.

SEC seeks contempt charges against Tesla CEO Elon Musk

by Associated Press Feb 25, 2019
Tweets from Feb. 19 projected the number of cars the company will make this year.
As part of his settlement with the SEC, Elon Musk agreed to having future tweets that could affect Tesla’s stock preapproved.
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Tesla wants to make its cars cheaper by cutting costs

by Marielle Segarra Jan 18, 2019
But how will the innovative, and controversial, company deal with a backlog on deliveries while at the same time shrinking its workforce? Click the audio player above to hear the full story.
A Tesla vehicle at a dealership on January 03, 2019 in Miami, Florida.
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Boring tunnel set to open in L.A. area

by Meghan McCarty Carino Dec 17, 2018
Elon Musk's firm will demonstrate its cure for gridlock, but experts aren't impressed.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at the Tesla Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, in 2015.
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Work like crazy, pull off the impossible, believe you're saving the world

by Molly Wood Dec 14, 2018
A look at the last six months of drama at Tesla.
Tesla owners take a ride in the Tesla D model electric sedan in 2014 in Hawthorne, California.
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