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.
Elon Musk Says He Won't Take Future COVID-19 VaccineIn a wide-ranging interview with the journalist Kara Swisher, the Tesla and SpaceX CEO said he would not take a Covid-19 vaccine when one becomes available.
Despite Warnings From Tesla, Study Finds Autopilot Drivers Still Aren't Paying Enough AttentionMIT researchers released a study that found that Tesla drivers are more distracted when they use the company's semi-autonomous Autopilot that is in Teslas now.
Elon Musk Becomes 4th Richest Person In The WorldElon Musk is worth $96 billion, making him the fourth-richest man in the world.
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's Elon Musk Launches A New Line Of Products -- Short ShortsSan Francisco Bay Area tech guru Elon Musk always likes to push envelop whether its building electric automobiles or launching rockets into space or selling personalized flamethrowers. So it wasn't entirely surprising that he took to Twitter Monday to unveil his newest venture.
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.