Tag: Tesla Model Y

Elon Musk Claims Tesla Model Y Will Be World’s Best Selling Vehicle In 2022 Or 2023

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk has made the audacious claim that the Model Y will be the world’s best-selling light-duty passenger vehicle in the world in either 2022 or 2023. Musk made the claim while speaking during the car manufacturer’s press conference regarding its Q1 sales and financials. For this to become a reality, demand […]

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Tesla Model Y Performance And Lamborghini Urus Battle It Out For SUV Supremacy

<!––> <!––> The Lamborghini Urus has proven itself to be one of the quickest SUVs on the market, but can it out-accelerate the all-electric Tesla Model Y Performance? Although they are both performance SUVs, that’s one of the few things they have in common. The Urus is powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 that is […]

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Tesla Sets New Record By Delivering 184,800 Vehicles Last Quarter

From January till March this year, Tesla has posted its best quarter delivery figures ever. During the first quarter of 2021, the electric car manufacturer delivered 184,800 vehicles, beating Wall Street analysts’ estimates of 177,822 vehicles. Tesla’s delivery numbers for Q1 also exceeded its previous quarterly record of 180,570 deliveries achieved in Q4 2020. “We […]

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Consumer Reports Raises Privacy Concerns Over Tesla’s In-Car Cameras

Privacy concerns have been raised about the in-car cameras used on certain Tesla vehicles that record and transmit footage of drivers and passengers. Consumer Reports notes that the driver-facing camera located in the rearview mirror of the Model 3 and Model Y is turned off by default, but if enabled, will capture and share video […]

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Ford Exec Attacks Tesla, Tweets Customers “Drive Off With Vaporware”

Last weekend, Mike Levine, Ford’s head of product communication, accused Tesla of selling “vaporware” during a heated exchange over Twitter. The comments came after Ross Gerber, a Tesla investor, wrote that Ford should stop comparing the Mach-E to the Model Y. In his clapback, Levine wrote that “Mach-E customers drive away with a car. Tesla […]

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New Peugeot 308, Hyundai’s Space-Van And Self-Driving Tesla Crashes Police Car: Your Thursday Brief

Morning. Welcome to our daily digest of the weekend’s automotive news from around the globe, starting with the sad news that… The Queen Of The ’Ring Passes Away After A Battle With Cancer Sabine Schmitz, a much-loved personality within the car community, has passed away at the age of 51. The German racing driver and […]

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Can The Toyota RAV4 Prime PHEV Keep Up With A Tesla Model Y In Terms Of Total Emissions?

The RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid SUV has been getting an awful lot of good reviews. But can the PHEV drivetrain prove to be greener than an EV? Not yet, but it’s pretty close! Engineering Explained decided to try to figure out if the RAV4 Prime could match a Tesla in terms of CO2 emissions over the […]

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