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'I'm taking Tesla to court because I want it to succeed', says billionaire entrepreneur

A tech entrepreneur is suing Tesla over a “squeaking” seat in one of its electric cars in an extraordinary case the billionaire motorist says he hopes will teach the company the value of customer service.<p>Alain Cohen - who made his fortune building internet companies - is squaring up against Elon …

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Tesla Model 3 to have best-in-class depreciation, report says

Tesla Chief Designer Franz von Holzhausen says that they designed the Model 3’s interior to “age gracefully”, which could actually help with its resale value in the long-term as cars are expected to change a lot in the next few years with the advent of self-driving and car-sharing.<p>Interestingly, a …

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Tesla Bonds Stumble

<b>Tesla</b> (TSLA) made news earlier this month with its first ever sale of traditional bonds. The electric car maker increased the size of its debt …

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With Elon Musk's Tesla Network, car ownership will never be the same again

Driver profiles saved to the cloud will make getting into a Tesla like logging into a new iPhone.<p>It is no secret that Elon Musk sees a future where …

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The Tesla Model 3 reminds me of all the times the electronics failed in my first car

Sometimes, mechanical simplicity is better<p>Tesla recently unveiled its car for the masses, the Model 3. Priced at $35,000, it’s an impressive vehicle that looks to update the automotive experience by turning the car into a gadget. But there was something in there that makes me pause. My colleague …

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It’s become almost impossible to figure out what Tesla is actually worth

<b>• Valuations of Tesla vary wildly.</b><p><b>• The company is fueled financially by a "story" about the future.</b><p><b>• It could be a decade before it's possible to properly value the company.</b><p>Generally speaking, investors want a precise assessment of what the companies they invest in are worth.<p>Valuation is both art …

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Tesla Model 3 vs Electric Competitors (The Straight Specs)

<b>Published on</b> August 20th, 2017 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>0<p>August 20th, 2017 by <b>Zachary Shahan</b><p>I recently compared the specs of the Tesla Model 3 and 22 …

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This week’s top stories: Tesla Model 3 aero wheels w/o caps, Autopilot 2.0 update, Hyundai IONIQ review, & more

<b>In this week’s top stories:</b> Autopilot 2.0 gets an update, Tesla Model 3’s aero wheels look awesome without their caps, Tesla creates a tiny house to promote energy products, a glimpse at Tesla’s mobile service capacity, how a 97 year-old grandfather reacts to a Model S, our full review of Hyundai’s …

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Tesla releases new Model 3 pictures to show its key card and iPhone-based unlocking system

With the Model 3, Tesla is parting ways with using a regular key fob and instead built the experience around its mobile app.<p>The automaker has now released a few new official shots to show how to unlock and use the Model 3 with its key card and iPhone-based unlocking system.<p>Tesla’s iPhone and …

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Move over Tesla Model 3, Fisker EMotion is the new EV everyone needs to watch out for

With a range of 643km range and nine minutes quick charging, Fisker EMotion will give Tesla models a run for their money.<p>Even though there are …

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A Closer Look at the Tesla Model 3’s Interior

See how Tesla turns car interior design on its head<p>Nothing about Tesla’s approach to running a car company is conventional, so it should come as no surprise that its approach to interior design in the new Model 3 is wildly unconventional. The California-based automaker has designed an electric car …

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Tesla adds automatic high beams via over-the-air update

It wasn't available on all Autopilot 2.0 cars in all markets, but now it is.<p>Tesla will occasionally dish out software updates in small bites, offering slight tweaks to existing functions while adding others. This latest update brings parity to all models featuring the newest Autopilot …

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Tesla Model 3 Buyers Report Being Shoved Towards Model S Instead - ExtremeTech

By on August 17, 2017 at 11:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>For years, the Tesla Model S has …

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Why Tesla Might Fail

While I'm optimistic about Tesla, I'm also aware that the company faces existential risks.<p>In this article, I detail what I see as the #1 risk to …

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Tesla Model 3: do design features point to self-driving car-sharing service?

The Tesla Model 3 continues to generate an inordinate amount of interest from electric-car advocates and the general public, as pretty much any Tesla …

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Is Tesla Really a Disruptor? (And Why the Answer Matters)

Tesla, Elon Musk’s automotive start-up, is having a very good year. In September, the company expects to begin shipping its all-electric Model 3 to non-employee customers, who have already logged 500,000 pre-orders. After reporting earnings earlier this month, its stock jumped, rocketing the …

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Here's what's actually happening with Tesla's Model 3 reservation numbers

After Tesla's second-quarter earnings call, there has been some confusion about how the electric-car maker's reservations for its recently launched Model 3 are faring. Some major media outlets have misinterpreted CEO Elon Musk's comments about gross reservations versus net reservations to mean that …

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Investment Bank Report Predicts the Cost of Electric Vehicles Will Match Regular Cars by 2018

Driving Down the Price<p>Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen a surge in electric vehicle development. Apart from Tesla, there are now over a dozen …

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Tesla is now letting customers contact executives with their complaints

• <b>Tesla is now allowing customers to contact executives directly with their issues.</b>• <b><br>Tesla has received high ratings for customer satisfaction, but s</b><b>ome customers have complained that the company's service channels are slow to respond to inquiries or complaints.</b>• <b><br>Customer service will be extremely</b> …

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Tesla: Why One Analyst Still Says Sell

Pick a time period, almost any time period, and <b>Tesla</b> (TSLA) is probably outperforming the market. But can the stock keep flying high?<p>As we all know …

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Tesla Federal Credit Expiry And Model 3 Cost Estimator By Teslanomics

Now that much more information is available about the Tesla Model 3, a seemingly accurate and easy-to-use cost estimator is available online, and …

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Tesla Model 3 “Production Hell” Might Be Unsafe?

Production ramp up increases fears for safety at Fremont factory The coming months for Tesla, as noted by CEO Elon Musk during the initial Model 3 …

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Takata bankruptcy judge halts lawsuits against automakers

The judge in charge of the Takata bankruptcy case halts lawsuits against individual automakers for a period of 90 days, according to Reuters.<p>The …

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Tesla calculator estimates how much it actually costs to buy a Model 3

Tesla already has a pretty sleek configuration tool that helps you figure out how much it would cost you to buy the new Model 3. Unfortunately, one thing it doesn’t tell you is exactly how much cash you’ll have to bleed for federal taxes and other fees. But thanks to this calculator, now you can …

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This First Look At The Tesla Model 3's Dash Controls Is Not At All Promising

Possibly the most controversial design decision of the Tesla Model 3, even beyond its Renault Caravelle-like grille-less face, is its instrument …

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This Online Tool Reveals the Tesla Model 3's Real Price

The Tesla Model 3 carries a much-lauded, mid-range $35,000 price tag, but the true price of the car figures to be much, much higher for many …

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First Images Surface Of Tesla Model 3 Aero Wheel Covers Removed

We now get a glimpse of the real wheel that hides behind those rather ugly aero covers. When Tesla first revealed the Model 3, two wheel options were …

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What is the main competition for the Tesla Model 3: BMW 3 Series or Chevy Bolt?

Ever since Elon Musk’s first presentation of the Model 3, the one that saw literally hundreds of thousands of preorders occur in the course of an …

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The Truth Buried In Weak Inflation Data

<i>Rick explains what many interpreters of inflation data are missing.</i><p>The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measure of U.S. inflation came in below economists’ …

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Tesla Model 3 Fans Have Found a Secret Way to Save $1,500

The Tesla Model 3 is by far the cheapest electric vehicle the company has ever produced. That doesn’t mean it’s necessarily a great deal — when CEO …

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