2016 Tesla Model S Owners Stay Fearful – They Should

In all of the recent incidences of the Tesla Autopilot system apparently failing drivers of the Tesla Model S and causing accidents, Tesla has cited the all-knowing log data of the drivers and refused to take responsibility. Incidences such as an owner’s Model S suddenly crashing into the back of parked trailer because of the Read more about 2016 Tesla Model S Owners Stay Fearful – They Should[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Won’t Help Model S, Model X Yet

Earlier reports suggested that Tesla was going to alleviate the capacity issues for the upcoming Tesla Model 3 by constructing a new plant in China so that space would be freed up at the Gigafactory in Nevada and the existing plant at Fremont for the Model S and Model X. That’s only half the truth. Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Won’t Help Model S, Model X Yet[…]

Could 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Handle Model 3 Pressure?

It doesn’t take a genius to know that the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt is no match for the Tesla Model 3. And it only requires looking at the segments they each are meant to compete in to know that they’re aiming at different sorts of buyers. Whereas the Bolt is looking to attract those who want Read more about Could 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Handle Model 3 Pressure?[…]

2016 Toyota Corolla: Surprise Winner Over Civic?

Vehicle quality is usually measured in an overtly technical manner, whether it’s via number of reported defects and problems, build reliability, or scale-based service satisfaction surveys. The folks at Strategic Vision have a different take on what ‘quality’ encompasses. Besides measuring the technical quality of any given vehicle, the Total Quality Impact (TQI) awards deal Read more about 2016 Toyota Corolla: Surprise Winner Over Civic?[…]

Porsche Disses Tesla Model S With 600hp+ Mission E

It is almost impossible – if not extremely difficult – to find a hybrid or plug-in hybrid vehicle, let alone an all-electric one, that could stand toe-to-toe with the Tesla Model S in terms of performance. With up to 762hp on tap, the only battery-driven vehicle that would be able to throw the Model S Read more about Porsche Disses Tesla Model S With 600hp+ Mission E[…]

2017 Maserati Levante: Don’t Wait For Hybrid

Controversial FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne has given another reasons for people to criticize him, and this time it is about how fickle the Italian is in his position regarding electrification in the automotive industry. Marchionne has said that premium brand Maserati would begin work on electric-aided vehicles for its lineup soon enough, with a fully-electric Read more about 2017 Maserati Levante: Don’t Wait For Hybrid[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Really Isn’t That Affordable

Compared to whatever is on offer from Tesla at the moment, the 2017 Tesla Model 3 appears to be a magnificent bargain at a starting price of $35,000. That’s the price range Chevrolet and Nissan are competing in, except that the Model is not a premium vehicle. Well, with all things considered, the impression seared Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Really Isn’t That Affordable[…]

Don’t Forget – 2016 Nissan Leaf, BMW i3 Beat Tesla In Efficiency

All is looking well for Tesla at the moment, while the gloom over the Nissan Leaf gets darker with each passing month. Of course it is silly to pit both models against each other, but is safe to say that in terms of sales alone Nissan has been beaten. The same can be said for Read more about Don’t Forget – 2016 Nissan Leaf, BMW i3 Beat Tesla In Efficiency[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: New Plan Boosts Model S

Update: Tesla co-founder and CTO J.B. Straubel has disputed the earlier announcement by global operations president Jon McNeill that there would be a China plant for Tesla, insisting instead that the automaker will not have local production until the market has touched ‘critical mass’. Out of the roughly 375,000 reservations that have been made for Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: New Plan Boosts Model S[…]

2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Hope Against Model 3

The clear favorite between the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3 is surely the latter, though it has often been pointed out that they both appeal to very different buyers despite being compact all-electric vehicles. While it’s true that the Model 3 has more battery options for superior range to the Bolt, as well Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Hope Against Model 3[…]

2016 Tesla Model X Raises Bar For Chevy, Nissan

Since the end of the 2012, most to all Tesla sales have been carried by the Tesla Model S alone, and it didn’t really need any help in putting Tesla’s name up in lights as it became the world’s top-selling EV in 2015. Even without contributions from the Model X, the sedan wouldn’t have any Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X Raises Bar For Chevy, Nissan[…]

2017 Tesla Model S 60D: Case Against Model 3

Extra-wealthy patrons would not be paying attention to the return of the 60kWh battery for the Tesla Model S, and doubtlessly be waiting for the 100kWh option to arrive. Just imagine the range and Ludicrous Mode on that thing. The more budget-minded buyers would be counting pennies to see if the 60kWh is indeed a Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S 60D: Case Against Model 3[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Help Awaits Model S

The fact that its sedan has become the number one worldwide EV sales leader in 2015 shows that Tesla is doing something right and should continue doing it. However, the automaker has been struggling for breakthrough in what is perhaps the most crucial market next to the US. Its sales in China haven’t been great, Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Help Awaits Model S[…]

2017 Tesla Model S Doesn’t Need That Much Range

Let’s face it, the Tesla Model 3 is still a long way off for many of us who have already placed a reservation for the all-new all-electric compact sedan. It’s probably at least one and a half years away, so how do we afford a Tesla in the meantime. Well, if your budget is able Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Doesn’t Need That Much Range[…]

2016 Tesla Model S: Can’t Impress With 762hp Alone

On paper, reading stuff like ‘Ludicrous Mode’, ‘762hp’, and ‘253 miles of range’ gets people excited over the Tesla Model S. But because of the fact that it’s an all-electric sedan without the exhaust note of a Hellcat or a GT-R, you’ll need much more to get other motorists rubbernecking. That’s why the YouTuber MagicofRahat Read more about 2016 Tesla Model S: Can’t Impress With 762hp Alone[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Avoids Model S Torment

The Tesla Model S overtook the Nissan Leaf as the worldwide sales leader for the plug-in EV market, but is having a terrible time in China, the world’s largest market that – because of its hazardous levels of air pollution – is in dire need of an EV automaker like Tesla to succeed. Because of Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Avoids Model S Torment[…]

2019 Tesla Roadster: Learning From Failure

Tesla CEO Elon Musk doesn’t take too kindly to criticism. In the early days of the company, a reporter that put down the Tesla Roadster was called a douchebag by Musk. Even after the company has started to take off recently, the top man hasn’t become any more forgiving, evinced by his refusal to a Read more about 2019 Tesla Roadster: Learning From Failure[…]

2016 Tesla Model X Has Run Out Of Excuses

From the start of Q4 2015 through the end of Q1 2016, the 2016 Tesla Model X had been a heavily afflicted vehicle. Production stuttered with repeatedly emergence of issues, plus there occurred the lawsuit between Tesla and its German falcon wing doors supplier. Those problems aren’t completely resolved, neither is the issue with supply Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X Has Run Out Of Excuses[…]