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Elon Musk: Tesla could produce a $25,000 car in around 3 years

Elon Musk suggested it could take Tesla "maybe" three years to come up with a low-cost version of a car, even as he admitted it was "really tough" to …

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Tesla's next-gen roadster to take spotlight on upcoming episode of Jay Leno's Garage

Reddit Email Comments<p>The next-generation Tesla Roadster is coming to <i>Jay Leno’s Garage</i> for this Thursday’s upcoming episode. A preview of the …

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Timeline: Elon Musk's 'difficult and painful' 2018

<b>27 January</b><p>Elon Musk’s Boring Company launches a $500 flamethrower. Critics say it is more like a gun-shaped blowtorch than a flamethrower.<p><b>6 February</b><p>SpaceX, Musk’s upstart rocket company, fires a midnight cherry Tesla Roadster out of Earth’s orbit while playing David Bowie’s Space Oddity.<p>The …

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Tesla's board looking for executive talent, not COO, report says

SAN FRANCISCO -- Tesla Inc.’s board of directors is on the lookout for senior talent -- though it’s not actively searching for a chief operating …

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Twitter was supposed to spread democracy, not Trump’s ravings | John Naughton

Trump displays most ingenuity in using Twitter to project his charisma<p>Here’s the $64,000 question for our time: how did digital technologies go from being instruments for spreading democracy to tools for undermining it? Or, to put it a different way, how did social media go from empowering free …

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Tesla short-sellers sitting on profits of $1.2bn | Financial Times

Short-sellers are sitting on profits of more than $1bn since Elon Musk tweeted his intention to take Tesla private.<p>While the buyout plan was pitched …

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Base Trim of Tesla Model 3 Will Get a Dual Motor AWD Option

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The strange saga of Elon Musk: inside his 'excruciating' year

Entrepreneur​s who’ve become billionaire​s by age 30 often think they have reason for confidence in their own judgment John Coffee<p>It’s been a horrible year for Elon Musk. One even he acknowledges couldn’t have been much worse. “This past year has been the most difficult and painful year of my …

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Tesla Model 3 Track Mode Exists Because Elon Musk is a Huge Nerd

The “Track Mode” feature in the Tesla Model 3 allows drivers to manually adjust all sorts of features, from battery temperature to brakes, to push …

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Everyday Electric: The Tesla Model 3

Tesla has been the driving force behind the electric revolution since the production of the Tesla Roadster back in 2008. Gradually changing the …

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Tesla troubles, best deals, and time running out on VW diesels: The Week in Reverse

<i>Who disputed EPA findings that less fuel-efficient cars will be safer?</i><p><i>What did a second whistleblower at Tesla's Gigafactory allege?</i><p><i>This is our look</i> …

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Jack White Plays A Suprise Free Concert For Workers At Tesla's Fremont, CA Factory

On Friday, <b>Jack White</b> made a surprise visit to the <b>Tesla</b> factory in Fremont, California. During his visit, White got a tour of the grounds, seeing …

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How Much Is Elon Musk Worth To Tesla?

In one aspect you could say that Tesla’s entire value is tied to Elon Musk . It is his dream and determination that has created a disruptive company that has shaken the automotive industry to its core. With Tesla a cash burning, money-losing machine (at least so far) creating over $50 billion in …

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Nvidia ‘more than happy to help’ if Tesla self-driving chip doesn’t work out

CEOs from Tesla and Nvidia, each company a powerhouse in its niche, spoke during respective 2018 second-quarter earnings calls about new autonomous …

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Musk Talks Tesla & Automaker’s $25,000 Future Car With MKBHD

Project Loveday winner and king of tech reviews talks Tesla and tech with Elon.Who better to partake in a new, exclusive interview with Tesla CEO …

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Hyundai Kona Electric Headed For Australia

Hyundai Kona Electric will go on sale in Australia this yearHyundai representatives confirmed that Kona Electric will be introduced in Australia …

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Elon Musk Is Broken, and We Have Broken Him

Of all the striking things about the interview with Elon Musk <i>The New York Times</i> published Thursday night—the tears, the lack of regrets over certain …

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New Tesla Model 3 Delivered to Customer With Mismatched Door Panels

Some car companies would make you pay extra for this kind of customization.<p>Twitter/AngelaDowden<p>A tweet showing a Tesla Model 3 with mismatched door …

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Wall Street analysts were blown away by the Tesla Model 3's 'next-gen, military-grade' tech — and say that's why the base model will never turn a profit (TSLA)

• <b>UBS analysts disassembled a Tesla Model 3 to compare it with other electric vehicles.</b>• <b><br>"Tesla delivered the best powertrain at the lowest cost," the investment bank told clients.</b>• <b><br>But the car's "next-gen, military-grade" tech is the reason the base model will never turn a profit.</b><p>Tesla has struggled to …

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Tesla Electric vehicles With the P100D, has Tesla finally banished range anxiety?

This week, Tesla announced the release of the Model S P100D with Ludicrous mode nothing more than a simple upgrade to a 100kWh battery and the world …

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Tesla Model 3 Staging Sites Now Empty, Previously Had 1,000s Of Cars

Remember when a sea of Tesla Model 3 sedans was spotted in a vacant office parking lot in Fremont?<p>At the end of June, one of our contributors …

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Low Demand For Model 3 Outside Of Existing Reservation Holders

After the turmoil of the past week at Tesla (TSLA) it is time to get back to dry and boring things like sales and demand for the Model 3. Among the …

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Tesla lost nearly $8 billion in shareholder value this week and its board should be ashamed

Over the last five days, Tesla shareholders watched the value of their stock decline by roughly 16 percent and saw nearly $8 billion in value erased, as the company’s celebrity chief executive, Elon Musk, had what amounts to a very public breakdown.<p>However, Musk is not the only person responsible …

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Why Tesla is worth so much

In his Aug. 15 op-ed, “Is Tesla a cash cow or simply a handful of beans?,” David Von Drehle marveled that the “dreams” offered by Tesla should command such a high market value relative to the major automakers. True, General Motors and Ford, with their manufacturing expertise and skilled workforces, …

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Tesla Drama Hasn’t Dented All-Important Estimate of Model 3 Output

The drama gripping Tesla Inc. intensified further in the aftermath of an interview in which Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk discussed his use of …

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Tesla Model 3 Production Hits 70,000, With Registered VINs Surpass 100,000

In just one year and two weeks, Tesla manufactured 70,000 Model 3According to Bloomberg, cumulative production of Tesla Model 3, estimated through …

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Elon Musk’s No Good, Very Bad Year

Elon Musk is on the brink. In an emotional, hourlong interview with The New York Times, Mr. Musk, the chief executive of Tesla and SpaceX, described what he called the most difficult year of his career. Over the last 16 months, he has gone from seemingly on top of the world to facing one of the …

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Elon Musk says Tesla could build $25,000 EV in about 'three years'

When Elon Musk unveiled Tesla's second master plan, the $35,000 Model 3 represented the price floor. It wasn't set in stone, but you couldn't realistically expect more. However, the dream of a truly affordable Tesla EV just got a little more tangible. When tech YouTuber Marques Brownlee asked Musk …

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The Porsche Taycan Will Do Zero-to-60 in 3.5 Seconds

That's nipping at the heels of Porsche's current Panamera Turbo, but how does it stack up to the electric competition?<p>Porsche<p>James GilboyView James …

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What Do You Want to Know About the 2018 Tesla Model 3?

Up until this point, we’ve only driven the Tesla Model 3 in short bursts. And we’ve liked it very much. Now, it’s time to see what it’s like to live …

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