Elon Musk Says NHTSA Needs To Stop Calling OTA Updates Recalls

On September 21, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that Tesla will issue a safety recall for 1.1 million vehicles across all its model lines: Model 3, Model Y, Model S and Model X. The reason for the recall is the window automatic reversal system may not react

US: Tesla CCS Combo 1 Adapter Is Finally Available

The long awaited charging adapter – CCS Combo 1 (CCS1) to Tesla proprietary standard – finally has appeared in Tesla’s online shop. It was initially launched in South Korea in October 2021 and now can simply be ordered in the US for $250. Tesla promises that shipping will begin within two

Tesla's FSD Beta Expands To 60,000 More Owners In The US And Canada

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced a significant expansion of the FSD Beta program to include an additional 60,000 owners in the United States and Canada. This will bring the total number of FSD Beta testers to more than 160,000 in the two countries. Musk announced the move in a September 19

As Tesla's Sales Soar In China, It May Be Considering A New Approach

Tesla has always followed its own unique path, and it doesn’t adhere to traditional practices. The company has proven such over the years, and it’s constantly adapting and implementing new approaches to streamline its processes, save money, and find further success. Now, two people with information about Tesla’s future plans

Tesla Safety Agency Crash-Test Codes Discovered: Cause For Concern?

A well-known hacker in the Tesla community, green (@greentheonly), posted a message on Twitter revealing that he’d found ANCAP support in Tesla’s code. He went on to note that he had previously found code related to a Chinese vehicle testing facility, as well as EuroNCAP and Korea NCAP. Tesla is constantly touting

Tesla US Sales Up 105% Year-Over-Year Doubling Market Share In August

Tesla had a great 2021, building and selling more cars than ever and increasing its market share and presence. But it looks like it’s been doing even better this year, according to a new report published by TrueCar, which estimates that the automaker’s sales so far in 2022 are an

Tesla FSD Beta Tester Parodies Dan O'Dowd: Will FSD Mow Down Kids?

Even if you don’t really follow Tesla, at this point, it’s highly likely you’ve heard about Dan O’Dowd and his campaign against the automaker’s Full Self-Driving beta technology. O’Dowd runs a software company that competes with Tesla, and he aims to prove that the FSD technology will kill children. O’Dowd

Tesla Ramping Up Fast: Giga Berlin Shooting For 2,000 Model Y A Week

When Tesla opened its newest factories in Germany and Texas, it was clear it would be a long time before the factories could ramp up significantly. In fact, Tesla provided its annual production and delivery estimates stating that it wasn’t counting on Giga Berlin or Giga Texas to make a

Tesla Model Y Standard Range RWD Launches In Europe

Tesla has officially started offering the Model Y crossover in a Standard Range rear-wheel-drive (RWD) configuration in Europe. Hopefully, this will eventually become an option on our shores since the electric SUV is quite pricey. And, you may be pleasantly surprised at the new Model Y variant’s pricing in Europe.

Tesla Exec Says Autopilot Prevents About 40 Crashes Per Day

According to information shared at the Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) in New Orleans, Tesla’s Autopilot advanced driver-assist system may prevent about 40 crashes per day. It seems the car may avoid accelerating into objects or people even when the driver pushes the go pedal unintentionally. The