Tag: Elon Musk

Elon Musk Praises Chinese Automakers As He Attempts To Restore Tesla’s Image In The Country

Elon Musk was in a complimentary mood during his appearance at the World New Energy Vehicle Congress. In his message, he praised Chinese automakers, who he opined were “the most competitive in the world.” Bloomberg reports that Musk’s comments during his pre-recorded appearance can be seen as an attempt at repairing Tesla’s image in China. “I have a […]

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Tesla Model S Plaid Smashes Production EV Nurburgring Record Beating Porsche Taycan Turbo By 12 Seconds

A regular production Tesla Model S Plaid has lapped the Nurburgring in a blistering 7:30.909, Elon Musk has revealed. Tesla first started testing the Model S Plaid at the famed German circuit two years ago and has now published official lap times for it. A picture shared by Musk to Twitter shows times of 7:30.909 […]

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Elon Musk Confirms Tesla Cybertruck Has Been Delayed Until Late 2022

Elon Musk has confirmed that the Tesla Cybertruck will not hit the production line until late 2022. When first unveiled in November 2019, Tesla stated the Cybertruck would hit the market in 2021. However, the automaker revealed its plans had been pushed back until 2022 during its Q2 2021 financial results announcement in August. Musk […]

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Tesla Roadster Delayed Yet Again, Won’t Launch Until 2023… Probably

Cast your mind back to 2017. It was a time when words like “epidemiologist,” “lockdown,” and “coronavirus” probably weren’t even in your vocabulary. It was also the year that Elon Musk presented the second-generation Tesla Roadster. The original Roadster was the car that proved electric vehicles could be exciting and with the second-generation model, Musk […]

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A Non-Tesla Driving Joyrider Broke Into The Boring Company’s Las Vegas Loop

Elon Musk’s underground Loop in Las Vegas suffered its first security breach just two weeks after opening this June, emails have revealed. Information uncovered by tech industry website TechCrunch showed that an unauthorized non-Tesla vehicle joined the Loop system’s fleet of underground taxis on June 21, the final day of the International Beauty Show, presumably […]

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Tesla Bot Is A Humanoid Robot That’s Friendly – Or So Elon Musk Says

During their AI Day live-streamed presentation, Tesla presented two new things – the D1 chip for their Dojo supercomputer, and the Tesla Bot, a humanoid robot that, according to Elon Musk, is scheduled to be unveiled in prototype form sometime next year. The Dojo supercomputer should also be operational in 2022, bringing the latest advancements […]

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Elon Musk Says German Gigafactory Will “Hopefully” Produce First Vehicles In October

Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, told media he hopes the company’s German gigafactory in Gruenheide, near Berlin, will open in October during a tour of the plant that is still under construction. “We’re looking forward to hopefully getting the approval to make the first cars maybe in October if we are fortunate,” Musk said during the […]

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