Fremont Police Say Tesla Patrol Car Pilot Program A Success, Plans To Add To Energy Efficient FleetPolice in Fremont have released the results of a pilot program involving a Tesla added to its fleet, saying the electric vehicle can withstand the rigors of police use, while requiring less maintenance.
Tesla Set To Join S&P 500 Index In DecemberBay Area electric car manufacturer Tesla will join the S&P 500 Index, effective December 21, according to a Monday announcement from S&P Global.
'Production And Logistics Hell' - Elon Musk Said Tesla Was Close To BankruptcyTesla has become the most valuable and (by some measures) the most profitable automaker in the world. But a short while ago, the Bay Area based manufacturer of electric vehicles nearly toppled into bankruptcy.
Tesla Posts Net Profit For 5th Straight QuarterTesla charged through a summertime auto industry sales slump in the U.S. to post stronger-than-expected net earnings for the third quarter.
Tesla Sales Surge In 3rd Quarter As Global Demand Picks Up SpeedBay Area electric vehicle maker Tesla's third-quarter sales jumped 44% as global demand for its vehicles outpaced that of most other automakers.
Citing Rolling Blackouts, EPA Chief Ridicules Newsom's Plan To Ban Sale Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2035On Monday, Wheeler sent Newsom a letter questioning how the state could add millions of electric vehicles despite having “a record of rolling blackouts.”
Uber Says It Will Offer US Rides Only In Electric Vehicles By 2030Uber plans to offer rides exclusively in electric vehicles by 2030 in US, Canadian and European cities, and be entirely free of emissions by 2040.
Elon Musk Becomes 4th Richest Person In The WorldElon Musk is worth $96 billion, making him the fourth-richest man in the world.
Richmond Installing Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Near BART StationThe city of Richmond announced a partnership late last week with the company Volta Charging to place electric vehicle charging stations near the Richmond BART station parking garage at no taxpayer cost.
Tesla Sues Rival Rivian Claiming Employees Stole Trade SecretsTesla has filed suit in a California court against its potential rival Rivian, alleging that the Michigan-based electric truck maker poached its employees and instructed at least one employee to steal trade secrets.
Tesla Tries To Assure Workers There's No Big Virus Outbreak At FacilitiesTesla is trying to assure its 55,000 employees that there hasn't been a big coronavirus outbreak at company facilities worldwide.
Tesla Scraps Plans For Bargain Version Of Model Y SUVTesla is scrapping plans for a bargain Model Y SUV because of its short range on a single charge, CEO Elon Musk said.
Elon Musk About To Get Another $1.8 Billion Payday From TeslaAt the end of May Tesla granted CEO Elon Musk stock options worth $1.8 billion today. Now, the Bay Area electric car company is about to do that again.
Tesla 2nd Quarter Deliveries Rise Despite COVID-19 Shutdown Of Fremont FactoryTesla says it delivered more electric vehicles worldwide in the second quarter than it did in the first.
Tesla Now Worth More Than Toyota, Disney And Coca-ColaElon Musk's Bay Area-based electric car business exceeds the value of almost every company in the S&P 500, including some iconic American companies.