2017 Tesla Model X: OTA Updates Won’t Suffice

By the time Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted the mistake, it was too late. The 2016 Tesla Model X was already finalized in its full, complicated glory and all buyers had to do was brace for incoming problems. The most obvious feature to have issues is the falcon wing doors, which have actually turned out Read more about 2017 Tesla Model X: OTA Updates Won’t Suffice[…]

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?[…]

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[…]

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: Let’s Export Quality Issues!

Improvements are slowly but surely being made for the Model X at Tesla’s camp with each problem that’s identified. Most of the issues that have been resolved so far had to do with production hiccups, so deliveries are ramping up quickly. What about build quality problems? Tesla has promised another software patch to ameliorate problems Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Let’s Export Quality Issues![…]

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[…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Ambition Takes Its Toll

Tesla, like other automakers, manifested its lofty ambitions in the form of the Tesla Model X that was conceded to be a little too complex for Tesla’s own good. Unlike other car makers though, Tesla didn’t keep the gimmicks to a concept model. No, it actually went ahead with the falcon wing doors, HEPA-certified Bioweapon Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Ambition Takes Its Toll[…]

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[…]

2016 Tesla Model X: More Horror Besides Falcon Wings

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has promised fixes for the problematic falcon wing doors on the Tesla Model X crossover via impending over-the-air (OTA) software updates. That’s great, though issues with the complex doors aren’t the only ones that Model X owners are going to face. When Musk admitted during the launch of the vehicle’s production Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: More Horror Besides Falcon Wings[…]

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[…]

2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Overwhelmed By Model 3

There are a number of reasons for the Chevrolet Bolt to lose out to the Tesla Model 3, but the most salient one has to be how well the latter is backed by a vast Supercharger network. This advantage applies to the Model S and Model X as well. The major difference is that the Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt: Overwhelmed By Model 3[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Won’t Falter Like Model S

In the US, folks are bowing down to Tesla from all quarters, which is bound to aggravate those who are skeptical of the EV car maker’s contribution to the automotive industry. There is no such issue in China, because unlike the US Tesla is having difficulty making headway in the People’s Republic. It would be Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Won’t Falter Like Model S[…]

2017 Bentley Bentayga vs Tesla Model X: Winner Has Been Found!

Tesla doesn’t claim that its Model X SUV is the fastest in the world, though the vehicle’s Ludicrous Mode suggests that it could be. Bentley is bolder with the Bentayga, claiming that it is indeed the speediest of them all. The only way to know for sure if the Bentayga is indeed the best in Read more about 2017 Bentley Bentayga vs Tesla Model X: Winner Has Been Found![…]