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Tesla May Sell Its 50,000th Model S By The End Of The Month

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Tesla could hit a milestone at the end of the month, selling its 50,000th Model S. This is an impressive number, even more so because back in January they sold their 25,000th Model S meaning they’ve double the lifetime sales of the model in just 9 months.

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GM Backs Michigan Governor in Anti-Tesla Bill Signing

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Since Tesla began selling cars in the U.S., it’s been fighting an uphill battle with big(ger) business and greedy lawmakers. The company’s latest battle comes from Michigan, where Gov. Rick Snyder signed a bill, with backing from General Motors, that “strengthens” the ban on the electric car company’s direct sales.

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691HP Tesla Model S P85D Gets to 60 Quicker than Some Supercars

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Last night in front of a packed house, Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, showed everyone his D. But before you start calling your congressman — seriously get your mind out of the gutter — it turned out to be a car that may just become one of the most sickest electric cars of all time. Continue Reading »

Tesla is Showing Everyone the “D” on October 9th

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Let the jokes commence. Elon Musk has sent out a pretty cryptic teaser on Twitter to something called “the D.” Alongside “the D,” Musk also promised that there would be something else to go with it. I have no idea what either are going to be.

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Tesla Doesn’t Want You To Buy a Model X

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Ever since the Tesla Model X crossover was announced, customers have been lining up to own one. They’ve walked into stores, $5,000 cash deposit in hand, and happily plunked down that cash money for a car that has no release date, no price, no anything. Continue Reading »

Glow In The Dark Tesla Looks Like ‘Tron’ Light Cycle [Video]

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The light cycles in Tron have a cool, eerie glow that many a real world bike has sported thanks to aftermarket modifications. This time, though, it’s a Tesla Model S sporting the same glowing effect and also, it happens to be a zebra-stripe pattern. Continue Reading »

Elon Musk Says Joint Tesla-Toyota Project Coming

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Tesla announced earlier this year that they would be ending their agreement to provide Toyota with battery packs for the electric RAV4. But that doesn’t mean the two companies are going their separate ways entirely.

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Tesla Chooses Nevada for New Gigafactory

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Tesla’s been looking for a place to build its huge battery factory, aka the “gigafactory,” putting five states against each other in competition. Today, the winner appears to be Nevada.

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Georgia Latest State To Take Aim at Tesla Showrooms

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It looks like the latest state to take issue with Tesla’s showrooms is Georgia. According to a report in Automotive News, the Georgia Automotive Dealers Association filed a petition on Friday to contest a showroom in the Atlanta area. Continue Reading »

Who Wins In Nissan GT-R vs Tesla Model S Drag Race? [Video]

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You have to be pretty confident in your ride to take on the almighty Nissan GT-R. The owner of this Tesla Model S apparently has confidence and then some, because that’s exactly what he did at the Bandimere Speedway out in Morrison, Colorado. The Tesla pitted its all-electric mettle against the turbo-charged Nissan GT-R monster, a car known for making supercars look like complete chumps. Continue Reading »