The Truth About Cars » Tesla http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:30:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Journalist Prods Elon Musk Into Closing the Model 3’s Bulk Order Loophole http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/05/journalist-prods-elon-musk-into-closing-the-model-3s-bulk-order-loophole/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/05/journalist-prods-elon-musk-into-closing-the-model-3s-bulk-order-loophole/#comments Mon, 02 May 2016 15:00:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1334930 Like a sign next to the egg roll pit at a Chinese buffet, Tesla’s “two Model 3s per person” rule could have been ignored by hungry customers. Tesla founder Elon Musk had to go on the defensive recently after a financial journalist reserved 20 units of the upcoming 215-mile electric sedan, Automotive News reports. Anton […]

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Like a sign next to the egg roll pit at a Chinese buffet, Tesla’s “two Model 3s per person” rule could have been ignored by hungry customers. Tesla founder Elon Musk had to go on the defensive recently after a financial journalist reserved 20 units of the upcoming 215-mile electric sedan, Automotive News reports. Anton […]

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Can the Tesla Model 3 Break Even at $35,000? This Guy Says ‘Nope’ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/can-the-tesla-model-3-break-even-at-35000-this-guy-says-nope/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/can-the-tesla-model-3-break-even-at-35000-this-guy-says-nope/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:30:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1332090 Tesla is in the game to make money with its $35,000 Model 3, due out in late 2017, but that claim was recently disputed by an industry insider. Jon Bereisa, an electric vehicle engineering consultant (and former General Motors systems architect responsible for the Chevrolet Volt), said recently that the Model 3 needs to be much […]

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Tesla is in the game to make money with its $35,000 Model 3, due out in late 2017, but that claim was recently disputed by an industry insider. Jon Bereisa, an electric vehicle engineering consultant (and former General Motors systems architect responsible for the Chevrolet Volt), said recently that the Model 3 needs to be much […]

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Is Musk Planning a New Way of Getting Around for us Plebs? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-musk-planning-a-new-way-of-getting-around-for-us-plebs/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/is-musk-planning-a-new-way-of-getting-around-for-us-plebs/#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:30:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1330249 Not everyone can afford a Tesla, even the lower cost Model 3, so what is Elon Musk going to do for the public transit set? Something, apparently. The Tesla founder coyly hinted at a next big thing during a talk in Norway, according to Bloomberg, leaving many wondering whether he had a plan to do […]

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Not everyone can afford a Tesla, even the lower cost Model 3, so what is Elon Musk going to do for the public transit set? Something, apparently. The Tesla founder coyly hinted at a next big thing during a talk in Norway, according to Bloomberg, leaving many wondering whether he had a plan to do […]

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Tesla Model 3 Nears 400,000 Orders; Sergio Disses Musk http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-nears-400000-orders-sergio-disses-musk/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-nears-400000-orders-sergio-disses-musk/#comments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:30:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1325258 Orders of the life changing, marriage-saving Tesla Model 3 are poised to hit 400,000, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne doesn’t think they’ve got the right stuff. Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s vice-president of business development, confirmed the number of orders at an electric vehicle conference in Amsterdam yesterday, two weeks after the low-priced model’s glitzy unveiling, Electrek […]

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Orders of the life changing, marriage-saving Tesla Model 3 are poised to hit 400,000, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne doesn’t think they’ve got the right stuff. Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s vice-president of business development, confirmed the number of orders at an electric vehicle conference in Amsterdam yesterday, two weeks after the low-priced model’s glitzy unveiling, Electrek […]

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Movin’ on up: Tesla’s Model X Boasts a Bigger Base Battery http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/movin-teslas-model-x-boasts-bigger-base-battery/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/movin-teslas-model-x-boasts-bigger-base-battery/#comments Wed, 13 Apr 2016 19:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1323650 Changes to the Tesla lineup have never come at a more rapid pace. After revealing the new face of the Model S yesterday, and two weeks after unveiling the Model 3, Tesla has kept the news flowing by ditching the 70 kilowatt-hour battery in the base Model X for a 75 kWh juice pack — […]

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Changes to the Tesla lineup have never come at a more rapid pace. After revealing the new face of the Model S yesterday, and two weeks after unveiling the Model 3, Tesla has kept the news flowing by ditching the 70 kilowatt-hour battery in the base Model X for a 75 kWh juice pack — […]

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Eyes Without a Face: Restyled Tesla Model S Revealed http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/eyes-without-face-restyled-tesla-model-s-revealed/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/eyes-without-face-restyled-tesla-model-s-revealed/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:00:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322746 Grilles are so 20th century. As we speculated last week, Tesla has put a new face on its Model S, doing away with the faux grille designed to trick people into thinking there was something combusting under the hood. The new front end is a corporate amalgam of the both the recently unveiled Model 3 sedan […]

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Grilles are so 20th century. As we speculated last week, Tesla has put a new face on its Model S, doing away with the faux grille designed to trick people into thinking there was something combusting under the hood. The new front end is a corporate amalgam of the both the recently unveiled Model 3 sedan […]

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With a Recall Underway, the Model X is Still a Thorn in Tesla’s Side http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/recall-underway-model-x-still-thorn-teslas-side/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/recall-underway-model-x-still-thorn-teslas-side/#comments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 19:30:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322138 Like an actor who just can’t cut it, the third-row seats in Tesla’s Model X could fold under pressure, meaning the automaker now has to recall all of the SUVs it has delivered to date. About 2,700 Model X vehicles sold in the U.S. will be heading back to Tesla for a fix after internal […]

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Like an actor who just can’t cut it, the third-row seats in Tesla’s Model X could fold under pressure, meaning the automaker now has to recall all of the SUVs it has delivered to date. About 2,700 Model X vehicles sold in the U.S. will be heading back to Tesla for a fix after internal […]

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Juggling Act: Tesla Will Have to Deal With a Tax Credit Gap http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/juggling-act-teslas-tax-credits/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/juggling-act-teslas-tax-credits/#comments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:30:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322002 Much to the delight of EV fanatics and sandal enthusiasts around the world, Tesla reported last week that 325,000 people had placed refundable $1,000 deposits on its Model 3 sedan. Even pessimistically projecting a defection rate of 25 percent, that’s still nearly a quarter of a million cars which need to be built and delivered […]

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Much to the delight of EV fanatics and sandal enthusiasts around the world, Tesla reported last week that 325,000 people had placed refundable $1,000 deposits on its Model 3 sedan. Even pessimistically projecting a defection rate of 25 percent, that’s still nearly a quarter of a million cars which need to be built and delivered […]

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Forget the Model 3, the Tesla Model S Could Look Different Soon! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/forget-model-3-tesla-model-s-look-different-soon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/forget-model-3-tesla-model-s-look-different-soon/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 20:43:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1321226 Suffice it to say the Model 3 has consumed all of the Tesla oxygen in the past few weeks, but that doesn’t mean the Model S is just going to roll over and play dead. Sources inside the company told CNET that a changes are coming for the ground-breaking electric sedan, possible as early as […]

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Suffice it to say the Model 3 has consumed all of the Tesla oxygen in the past few weeks, but that doesn’t mean the Model S is just going to roll over and play dead. Sources inside the company told CNET that a changes are coming for the ground-breaking electric sedan, possible as early as […]

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Tesla Model 3 Reservations Hit 325,000, Musk Rejoices Somewhere Cool and Fancy http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-reservations-hit-325000-musk-rejoices-somewhere-cool-fancy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/tesla-model-3-reservations-hit-325000-musk-rejoices-somewhere-cool-fancy/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 17:15:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1320162 As promised, Tesla has revealed the tally for first-week orders of the upcoming “affordable” Model 3 electric car, and it’s good news for the company. It’s also bad news if you ordered late and are hoping to show off your ride anytime soon. As of today, the electric automaker has taken over 325,000 reservations on […]

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As promised, Tesla has revealed the tally for first-week orders of the upcoming “affordable” Model 3 electric car, and it’s good news for the company. It’s also bad news if you ordered late and are hoping to show off your ride anytime soon. As of today, the electric automaker has taken over 325,000 reservations on […]

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France Begins Process of Wooing Elon Musk http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/france-begins-process-wooing-elon-musk/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/france-begins-process-wooing-elon-musk/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 21:00:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1319586 Tesla founder Elon Musk wants to build a new European factory to satisfy growing demand on the continent, and France knows just the place he should do it. French Energy Minister Segolene Royal reportedly pitched the idea of using the site of a soon-to-be-mothballed reactor to Musk, according to Reuters (via Automotive News Europe). “He […]

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Tesla founder Elon Musk wants to build a new European factory to satisfy growing demand on the continent, and France knows just the place he should do it. French Energy Minister Segolene Royal reportedly pitched the idea of using the site of a soon-to-be-mothballed reactor to Musk, according to Reuters (via Automotive News Europe). “He […]

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For Tesla Model 3 Buyers, the Waiting Could be the Hardest Part http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/teslas-volume-is-growing-but-the-waiting-could-be-the-hardest-part-for-model-3-buyers/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/teslas-volume-is-growing-but-the-waiting-could-be-the-hardest-part-for-model-3-buyers/#comments Tue, 05 Apr 2016 14:00:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318538 Tesla Motors is cranking out EVs at its fastest clip yet, but buyers who put money down on the Model 3 should still have serious questions about the timeliness of their delivery date. In the first quarter of this year, Tesla delivered 12,420 Model S sedans and 2,400 Model X SUVs — nearly 50 percent more […]

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Tesla Motors is cranking out EVs at its fastest clip yet, but buyers who put money down on the Model 3 should still have serious questions about the timeliness of their delivery date. In the first quarter of this year, Tesla delivered 12,420 Model S sedans and 2,400 Model X SUVs — nearly 50 percent more […]

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Revealed: The Tesla Model 3 Offers 215 Miles of Range and a Vague Delivery Date http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/revealed-the-tesla-model-3-offers-215-miles-of-range-and-a-vague-delivery-date/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/revealed-the-tesla-model-3-offers-215-miles-of-range-and-a-vague-delivery-date/#comments Fri, 01 Apr 2016 04:51:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1316130 The Tesla Model 3 had its curtain of hype lifted tonight, and it exists after all. Sleek, with pronounced shoulders and a roofline that slopes to the decklid, the newest Tesla remains over a year away from production, but at least it now has a face. Or lack thereof. But more on that later. Tesla […]

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The Tesla Model 3 had its curtain of hype lifted tonight, and it exists after all. Sleek, with pronounced shoulders and a roofline that slopes to the decklid, the newest Tesla remains over a year away from production, but at least it now has a face. Or lack thereof. But more on that later. Tesla […]

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LIVE: Watch the Tesla Model 3 Launch, Tonight at 8:30 PM PT http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/live-watch-the-tesla-model-3-launch-tonight-at-830-pm-pt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/live-watch-the-tesla-model-3-launch-tonight-at-830-pm-pt/#comments Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:04:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1315914 The wraps are coming off the hotly-anticipated Tesla Model 3 tonight, and the event will be broadcast live at 8:30 p.m. PT, 11:30 p.m. ET. If you didn’t spent the first order day lining up around the block to put $1,000 down on the lower-priced Tesla, you can at least live vicariously through your computer […]

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The wraps are coming off the hotly-anticipated Tesla Model 3 tonight, and the event will be broadcast live at 8:30 p.m. PT, 11:30 p.m. ET. If you didn’t spent the first order day lining up around the block to put $1,000 down on the lower-priced Tesla, you can at least live vicariously through your computer […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Mazda Doesn’t Need No Stinkin’ Hybrids, Volkswagen Rebuffs Deadline, and March Looks Like a Winner http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mazda-dont-need-no-stinkin-hybrids-volkswagen-rebuffs-deadline-march-looks-like-winner/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mazda-dont-need-no-stinkin-hybrids-volkswagen-rebuffs-deadline-march-looks-like-winner/#comments Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:45:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1310898 “Hybrids? Those things that can’t make up their mind on what they want to be in life? Come on!” – Mazda. That, Volkswagen floors the accelerator past a deadline, March looks like a boffo month for vehicle sales, Audi dials it back a bit, and getting a Tesla Model 3 depends on whether or not […]

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“Hybrids? Those things that can’t make up their mind on what they want to be in life? Come on!” – Mazda. That, Volkswagen floors the accelerator past a deadline, March looks like a boffo month for vehicle sales, Audi dials it back a bit, and getting a Tesla Model 3 depends on whether or not […]

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No More Regrets: Tesla Will Now Upgrade Your Ludicrous-less P90D For an Insane Price http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/no-regrets-tesla-will-now-upgrade-ludicrous-less-p90d-insane-price/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/no-regrets-tesla-will-now-upgrade-ludicrous-less-p90d-insane-price/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 18:30:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1310490 For Tesla Model S P90D owners who have concluded they won’t soil their firm, supportive seats if given the chance to go faster, well, they’re in luck. Tesla Motors is offering to bring “Ludicrous” mode to owners of the top-end Model S as an aftermarket upgrade, assuming their wallet can match their need to blow everything […]

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For Tesla Model S P90D owners who have concluded they won’t soil their firm, supportive seats if given the chance to go faster, well, they’re in luck. Tesla Motors is offering to bring “Ludicrous” mode to owners of the top-end Model S as an aftermarket upgrade, assuming their wallet can match their need to blow everything […]

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Tesla’s VP of Global Communications Leaves Before Model 3 Reveal http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/teslas-vp-of-global-communications-leaves-before-model-3-reveal/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/teslas-vp-of-global-communications-leaves-before-model-3-reveal/#comments Sun, 20 Mar 2016 14:32:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1307409 Tesla Motors’ revolving door better be generating power considering all the use it’s getting. Tesla Motors’ VP of Global Communications, Ricardo Reyes, has either chosen to part ways with the Silicon Valley automaker or been shown the door by security. The departure comes just weeks before Tesla Motors is to reveal its newest electric vehicle, the […]

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Tesla Motors’ revolving door better be generating power considering all the use it’s getting. Tesla Motors’ VP of Global Communications, Ricardo Reyes, has either chosen to part ways with the Silicon Valley automaker or been shown the door by security. The departure comes just weeks before Tesla Motors is to reveal its newest electric vehicle, the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Toyota Brings on Brains, Sergio Leaves the Cake in the Oven, and GM Takes the Stand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-brings-brains-sergio-leaves-cake-oven-gm-takes-stand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-brings-brains-sergio-leaves-cake-oven-gm-takes-stand/#comments Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:58:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1303545 The brain trust of yet another artificial intelligence technology startup has been snapped up as automakers prepare for our terrifying, dystopian future. That, Sergio Marchionne has a sure-fire recipe, jury selection begins in ignition trial, Tesla doesn’t need no stinkin’ successful low-priced car, and GM goes big on commercial sales … after the break! Toyota […]

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The brain trust of yet another artificial intelligence technology startup has been snapped up as automakers prepare for our terrifying, dystopian future. That, Sergio Marchionne has a sure-fire recipe, jury selection begins in ignition trial, Tesla doesn’t need no stinkin’ successful low-priced car, and GM goes big on commercial sales … after the break! Toyota […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Subaru Goes Beyond the Beige, Battery Battle at Porsche, and Tesla Confuses Economists http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-subaru-goes-beyond-beige-battery-battle-porsche-tesla-confuses-economists/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-subaru-goes-beyond-beige-battery-battle-porsche-tesla-confuses-economists/#comments Fri, 11 Mar 2016 16:59:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1302001 Subaru, worried that it might be losing its coolness, could be planning to rebel against its new-found mainstream image. That, Big Battery picks up steam, Tesla’s stock turbulence continues to amaze, NASCAR wants Millennials to watch a race, and Porsche thanks its lucky stars for SUVs … after the break! Maybe it’s not hip to […]

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Subaru, worried that it might be losing its coolness, could be planning to rebel against its new-found mainstream image. That, Big Battery picks up steam, Tesla’s stock turbulence continues to amaze, NASCAR wants Millennials to watch a race, and Porsche thanks its lucky stars for SUVs … after the break! Maybe it’s not hip to […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Tesla Stocks S(t)ink, Chrysler Takes Out an Ad, and Concept Car Anger http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-tesla-stocks-stink-chrysler-takes-ad-concept-car-anger/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-tesla-stocks-stink-chrysler-takes-ad-concept-car-anger/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 14:00:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1294306 If you live in the north, you might consider taking your kids tobogganing on Tesla’s NASDAQ trend line. That, GM wants less rentals, “Imported from Detroit” becomes “Deported from Auburn Hills,” automakers fear the Brexit, and rage grows around pointless concept cars … after the break! Even the sun sets in paradise Nothing lasts forever — not […]

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If you live in the north, you might consider taking your kids tobogganing on Tesla’s NASDAQ trend line. That, GM wants less rentals, “Imported from Detroit” becomes “Deported from Auburn Hills,” automakers fear the Brexit, and rage grows around pointless concept cars … after the break! Even the sun sets in paradise Nothing lasts forever — not […]

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General Motors, Tesla Spar Over Electric Car Sales http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/general-motors-tesla-spar-electric-car-sales/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/general-motors-tesla-spar-electric-car-sales/#comments Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:20:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1270009 At a one-day workshop Tuesday sponsored by the Federal Trade Commission to discuss the future of automobile dealers in the U.S., executives from General Motors and Tesla jabbed at each other over electric car sales. GM CEO and Chairwoman Mary Barra touted the new Chevrolet Bolt as being one of the few all-electric cars that […]

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At a one-day workshop Tuesday sponsored by the Federal Trade Commission to discuss the future of automobile dealers in the U.S., executives from General Motors and Tesla jabbed at each other over electric car sales. GM CEO and Chairwoman Mary Barra touted the new Chevrolet Bolt as being one of the few all-electric cars that […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Volkswagen Turns To Former FBI Chief, Renault Just ‘Improving’ Emissions, GM Buys Ridesharing Service http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-volkswagen-turns-former-fbi-chief-renault-just-improving-emissions-gm-buys-ridesharing-service/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-volkswagen-turns-former-fbi-chief-renault-just-improving-emissions-gm-buys-ridesharing-service/#comments Tue, 19 Jan 2016 17:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269449 Volkswagen just tabbed a former FBI director to be the highest paid traffic cop in the universe. That, Renault is only “improving” its emissions, GM’s big bet on ride sharing and the world’s biggest auto supplier says diesel isn’t dead … after the break! Report: Volkswagen will tab former FBI director to help in US investigations […]

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Volkswagen just tabbed a former FBI director to be the highest paid traffic cop in the universe. That, Renault is only “improving” its emissions, GM’s big bet on ride sharing and the world’s biggest auto supplier says diesel isn’t dead … after the break! Report: Volkswagen will tab former FBI director to help in US investigations […]

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Analyst: Tesla and FCA Wouldn’t Weather ‘Mild Recession’ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/analyst-tesla-and-fca-wouldnt-weather-mild-recession/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/analyst-tesla-and-fca-wouldnt-weather-mild-recession/#comments Sun, 03 Jan 2016 17:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1256369 Business Insider transportation editor Matthew DeBord (formerly of Jalopnik too) said Tesla and Fiat Chrysler’s stock show both companies’ susceptibility to market volatility and that each automaker could be in dire situations if a mild recession were to rear its head again. (Although he does note that the best return on an investment this time last […]

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Business Insider transportation editor Matthew DeBord (formerly of Jalopnik too) said Tesla and Fiat Chrysler’s stock show both companies’ susceptibility to market volatility and that each automaker could be in dire situations if a mild recession were to rear its head again. (Although he does note that the best return on an investment this time last […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Pumped About Porsche; GM’s Going To Trial; And Diesel’s Dead, Baby http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ttac-news-round-pumped-porsche-gms-going-trial-diesels-dead-baby/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ttac-news-round-pumped-porsche-gms-going-trial-diesels-dead-baby/#comments Thu, 31 Dec 2015 16:30:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1254377 Man, people are really pumped about the cool, expensive cars they just bought. That nugget of wisdom, Russia’s perpetual Cash for Clunkers program, VW’s appeal to Colorado and Washington buyers and GM’s knows what way the wind is blowing now … after the break! Consumer Reports insight: People love fun cars! Consumer Reports compiled its […]

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Man, people are really pumped about the cool, expensive cars they just bought. That nugget of wisdom, Russia’s perpetual Cash for Clunkers program, VW’s appeal to Colorado and Washington buyers and GM’s knows what way the wind is blowing now … after the break! Consumer Reports insight: People love fun cars! Consumer Reports compiled its […]

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Elon Musk, Others to CARB: Just Make VW Build EVs Faster http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/elon-musk-others-carb-just-make-vw-build-evs-faster/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/elon-musk-others-carb-just-make-vw-build-evs-faster/#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 19:00:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1248201 Tesla chief Elon Musk and more than 40 other executives called on the California Air Resources Board to release Volkswagen from its mandate to fix thousands of polluting cars in that state and instead invest that money in electric vehicles. Musk, and other executives including Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club, said regulators […]

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Tesla chief Elon Musk and more than 40 other executives called on the California Air Resources Board to release Volkswagen from its mandate to fix thousands of polluting cars in that state and instead invest that money in electric vehicles. Musk, and other executives including Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club, said regulators […]

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