2017 Tesla Model S: Losing Many Buyers

Tesla has recently decided on discontinuing the P90D variant for the Model S and Model X, according to Electrek. With the ceasing of the P90D, the P100D models becomes the high-performance vehicles in Tesla’s lineup, by default. This would develop a $42,500 difference between the Model S 90D and the P100D. Tesla would probably fill Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S: Losing Many Buyers[…]

2017 Tesla Model S Surpasses The S-Class and 7-Series

Tesla recently stated that it has secured the top spot of the full size luxury sedan market in the US. But an auto industry observer refutes this by saying the 2017 model has been competing in the wrong segment. The US third quarter saw Tesla recording a total of 9,156 units of sales. This makes Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Surpasses The S-Class and 7-Series[…]

Consumer Reports: Not Ashamed Of Tesla Model S Anymore

It looks like Tesla Model S has been improved in its reliability rate, according to the latest Consumer Reports Annual Auto Reliability Survey. In 2015, we saw the Model S going down a slippery slope as its recommended status dropped. It apparently had a below-average reliability. Things took a turn this year when the Model Read more about Consumer Reports: Not Ashamed Of Tesla Model S Anymore[…]

Beyond 0-60mph – 2017 Tesla Model S P100D vs Lamborghini Huracan

The Ludicrous-enabled Tesla Model S P100D may not be the quickest vehicle in the world, but it is as quick as the Lamborghini Huracan which costs almost twice as much and is good for 602hp and 412lb-ft torque. Both vehicles can sprint from a standstill to 60mph in 2.5 seconds flat, a timing also achieved Read more about Beyond 0-60mph – 2017 Tesla Model S P100D vs Lamborghini Huracan[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Help Won’t Come Soon

Crucial to the success of the 2017 Tesla Model 3 would be the sheer number of units that could be churned out from its Gigafactory in Nevada. If the automaker is given the benefit of the doubt (again), the plant should be up and running by the halfway point of 2017. But getting all the Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Help Won’t Come Soon[…]

2017 Tesla Model X Roasts Bentayga, Cayenne Turbo Easily

Despite its recurring problems, no one can deny that the 2017 Tesla Model X is a beast in many aspects. The most impressive one is its performance, or specifically how quick it is compared to its gas-driven, high-power peers. The 100kWh battery recently introduced for the Model X and Model S make for some mouthwatering Read more about 2017 Tesla Model X Roasts Bentayga, Cayenne Turbo Easily[…]

2020 Porsche Mission E vs Audi A9: More To Flatter Tesla

Tesla has become the benchmark for electrification due to how far it has pushed its vehicles in terms of range, infrastructure support, and performance with no gas or diesel engine in sight. Recently, it has just raised the bar with the Tesla Model S P100D which is now known as the third quickest production vehicle Read more about 2020 Porsche Mission E vs Audi A9: More To Flatter Tesla[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: Perfect For Lazy Car Owners

Those who opt for plug-in electrics for the sake of convenience go for all-electric models because they require no ICE maintenance efforts whatsoever. That’s not true for the Chevrolet Volt, but it still is one of the best-sellers for a reason. It’s because the 1.5L four-cylinder mill that offers unparalleled versatility and active heating/cooling for Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Perfect For Lazy Car Owners[…]

2017 Tesla Model S: Faster Than $1.15 Million McLaren P1!

As one of the fastest cars in existence, the McLaren P1 offers 903hp and costs a fortune – $1.15 million to be exact. Paired with 723lb-ft torque, it is capable of touching 60mph from a standstill in 2.8 or 2.6 seconds. The 2017 Tesla Model S, costing nearly a tenth of the McLaren P1, is Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S: Faster Than $1.15 Million McLaren P1![…]

2017 Tesla Model S Offers Solution For Model 3 Wait

The last time Tesla announced approximately how many reservations it has for the Tesla Model 3, the number was at nearly 375,000. By now, it would surely have exceeded 400,000 pre-orders, which is a lot to handle. For other automakers, it would be a challenge, but for Tesla it appears to be a little too Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Offers Solution For Model 3 Wait[…]

2017 Tesla Model S: Wireless Option Worth It?

Apart from the Autopilot controversy, there isn’t much to complain about the Tesla Model S. For its 2017 model, the inclusion of the Bioweapon Defense Mode add-on from the Model X as well as a 100kWh battery option is more than enough for many. But what about third-party options? What about the convenience of wireless Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S: Wireless Option Worth It?[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt Could Sucker Punch Model S

The Chevrolet Volt is the first plug-in electric to reach 100,000 sales in the US, a feat that has been seen coming from many months back as it as its closest sales rival Nissan Leaf continued to spiral downward in the market. What’s great about the Volt doing so well in the sales chart is Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt Could Sucker Punch Model S[…]

2017 Tesla Model X Awaits Threat From Porsche

Reports of other automakers planning to directly compete against the Tesla Model S should be met with doubt, as there have been too many that didn’t amount to anything more than rumors and speculation. But if there is word of Porsche taking on any Tesla vehicle, it should be taken more seriously, given that the Read more about 2017 Tesla Model X Awaits Threat From Porsche[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: Surprise Win Over Tesla?

It was quite obvious that the Chevrolet Volt had a lot more to deliver, that its measly US sales numbers last year didn’t represent the kind of demand that it had attracted. Since GM stopped holding back on the availability of the vehicle, its success has been startling. For one, the Volt managed to surpass Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Surprise Win Over Tesla?[…]

Next-Gen BMW i8 Could Offer 750hp Without Gas

It was a little disheartening to hear Porsche shoot down speculations of an all-electric Porsche 911 model, which leaves consumers with the next-gen BMW i8 as the best prospect for a zero-emissions two-door sports coupe/convertible. Folks sure wouldn’t mind not having a battery-electric 911 if what Automobile says turns out to be true. It claims Read more about Next-Gen BMW i8 Could Offer 750hp Without Gas[…]

2019 BMW i8 Awaits Mercedes Threat – But No Show

There is no definite date yet, but it has been reported that the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid would be following in the footsteps of the BMW i3 and arrive as an all-electric model. This variant might show up for 2019. It was quite exciting when word went about that the Porsche 911 could take the Read more about 2019 BMW i8 Awaits Mercedes Threat – But No Show[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Don’t Wait – Help Won’t Come Soon

Tesla is done surprising people with its mass market vehicles, and is moving on to the public transportation and commercial vehicles segments. In terms of offering more novel features on the Tesla Model S, Model 3, Model X, or even Model Y, the automaker has played all its cards. All the best tricks up its Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Don’t Wait – Help Won’t Come Soon[…]

Surprise Losers – 2017 Chevrolet Volt vs Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S

If not for the fact that it is also sold in relatively more markets, the Nissan Leaf would have lost its global lifetime sales lead to the Chevrolet Volt a long time ago. In the US, the Volt has beaten its closest rival to 100,000 sales, a feat that seemed highly unlikely just two years Read more about Surprise Losers – 2017 Chevrolet Volt vs Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S[…]

2016 Tesla Model S Reveals E-Class Drive Pilot Mistake

Semi-autonomous driving has been the subject of increased scrutiny by regulators, critics, and activists alike. A recent video advert on YouTube by Mercedes depicting the Drive Pilot system in its all-new E-Class was recently pulled from public access as a result. It was heavily criticized for being shot in a misleading way, demonstrating that drivers Read more about 2016 Tesla Model S Reveals E-Class Drive Pilot Mistake[…]