Tesla Surprises Wall Street With Higher Sales Despite Chip ShortageTesla says it delivered 241,300 electric vehicles in the third quarter, beating Wall Street estimates of 227,000 sales worldwide
Feds Requests Information On How Tesla Autopilot Responds to Emergency VehiclesThe federal highway safety agency requested detailed information this week from Tesla on how the car company’s Autopilot system detects and responds to emergency vehicles parked on highways.
Tesla Files to Sell Electricity in TexasPalo Alto-based Tesla has filed with the Texas Public Utility Commission to generate electricity and sell it directly to the public. Details were not included in the application but the company said in its filing it plans to sell electricity directly to consumers with a focus on those who already own Tesla cars.
Bay Area Tesla Owners Say Their Cars Increasingly Targeted for Break-InsBay Area Tesla owner clubs are reminding new and longtime drivers to take measures to reduce their chances of becoming a victim of break-ins, which they said have started to rise as pandemic restrictions ease.
Want A New Tesla? Estimated Delivery Times Pushed Into Late 2021, Early 2022 For Many ModelsYou're going to have to wait a long time if you want to buy just about any Tesla.
Feds Open Investigation Into Tesla Autopilot System Following Series of CrashesThe U.S. government has opened a formal investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot partially automated driving system after a series of collisions with parked emergency vehicles.
Elon Musk Says Steve Jobs Biographer Writing A Book About HimThe CEO of SpaceX and Bay Area-based Tesla tweeted Wednesday that the biographer Walter Isaacson will pen the book.
Bay Area Family Suing Tesla Blames Son's Death On Nascent Autopilot TechnologyA Bay Area family is the latest to sue Tesla, after a Model 3 with Autopilot engaged, collided with the family’s Ford pickup truck, killing their 15-year-old son, Jovani Maldonado.
Tesla Delivers More Than 200,000 Vehicles In 2nd quarterTesla says it delivered 201,250 electric vehicles in the second quarter as the Bay Area based carmaker overcame a global computer chip shortage that has hit nearly every automaker.
Feds Order Automakers Including Tesla To Report Automated Vehicle CrashesThe U.S. government's highway safety agency has ordered automakers to report any crashes involving fully autonomous vehicles or partially automated driver assist systems.
Tesla to Recall 285,000 Cars in China Over Flawed Cruise ControlTesla is recalling about 285,000 electric vehicles in China because the cruise-control function can be activated accidentally and cause cars to accelerate suddenly, creating a safety hazard, Chinese authorities said Saturday.