2016 Tesla Model X Picks Up – More Sales Than Global Top-Seller!

Tesla doesn’t necessarily need to rely on the pre-order numbers of the Tesla Model 3 to demonstrate that it has taken over the electric sedan market and is set to dominate the premium SUV segment with the Model X. Signs of it finding a secure ground could be seen when Tesla sorted out the production Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X Picks Up – More Sales Than Global Top-Seller![…]

2016 Tesla Model X Shows Ford F-150 How It’s Done!

Ford is working really hard for its marque Ford F-150 truck make strong efficiency gains while retaining its heavy-lifting prowess. The first step has been shifting to an aluminum build, to little mileage improvements. Blue Oval is going to follow that up with a more ambitious move into hybridization, which should arrive by the end Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X Shows Ford F-150 How It’s Done![…]

2017 Tesla Model S: Loses Mouth, Breathes Easier!

There were fears that Tesla was making a big mistake by refreshing the face of the Tesla Model S to look more like the Model 3 and Model X. It has turned out pretty okay, and combined with the rest of the sedan the grille-less mug actually suits Tesla’s best-seller more than its smaller or Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S: Loses Mouth, Breathes Easier![…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Base Model Gets Pricier – Poor Sales?

Buyers should know that the Tesla Model S isn’t the only vehicle in Tesla’s lineup that is receiving changes as the Model X has gotten more expensive. Instead of $80,000, the entry-level price of the electric crossover is now $83,000. That’s because the smallest battery sold for the Model X is no longer 70kWh. Tesla Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Base Model Gets Pricier – Poor Sales?[…]

2017 Tesla Model S Could Lose Grille – Like Model 3, Model X

Unlike the two previous unveilings, the Tesla Model S didn’t invite too many polarizing views in regard to its styling. Most folks agreed that it looked sporty and stunning, with just the right amount of features. It’s a little different with the other two vehicles. Judging by the extraordinary number of pre-orders it has claimed, Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Could Lose Grille – Like Model 3, Model X[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Free Superchargers Abused – Time To Pay?

Unless Tesla has really been short-sighted, there should already be a plan in place to tackle the issue of insufficient Supercharger infrastructure for Tesla owners. Overflowing pre-order numbers or otherwise, high volume is to be expected from the small automaker once its Gigafactory worth 500,000 vehicles annually is completed. The question is whether or not Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Free Superchargers Abused – Time To Pay?[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: It’s Crazy – 1,500 Pre-Orders Per Hour!

Many commenters are pointing out that Tesla is the Apple of the automotive industry after the first unveiling of the 2017 Tesla Model 3 that opened pre-order floodgates. It is safe to say that nine days after its debut day, Tesla has been thoroughly inundated with prospective buyers. So far the automaker has gotten 325,000 Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: It’s Crazy – 1,500 Pre-Orders Per Hour![…]

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Puts Tesla Model S To The Sword!

The Tesla Model S was not only the best-selling EV in the US, it was also the best-seller worldwide for 2015. So for a hybrid that is meant as a fuel-efficient variant to a standard gas-powered vehicle to outsell it is a big deal. Out of the 76,112 units of the RAV4 SUV that found Read more about 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Puts Tesla Model S To The Sword![…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Already Selling More Than Nissan Leaf

Over a year is left before the 2017 Tesla Model 3 makes it out as a final production model to the market, so for now the Model S will continue in its dominance of the market for the foreseeable future. Although Tesla’s sales numbers are merely estimates, the rough numbers are enough to let everyone Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Already Selling More Than Nissan Leaf[…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Complex Build Causes Stumble

Doubts have surfaced on whether Tesla can make good on its promise to deliver an affordable performance EV to the mass market even after said vehicle has materialized in front of everyone’s eyes albeit as a ‘Phase 1’ prototype. That’s understandable considering the 2017 Tesla Model 3 has accumulated more than 300,000 orders in a Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Complex Build Causes Stumble[…]

2016 Tesla Model X: Falcon Wings – Sequel Or Never Again?

Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted that the 2016 Tesla Model X was perhaps a bit too overdone, coming with layered panoramic windscreen, HEPA-grade air filtration, falcon wing doors and other unnecessary components. As a result of its complicated build the all-electric crossover posed production issues; the rate in which it was being churned out at Read more about 2016 Tesla Model X: Falcon Wings – Sequel Or Never Again?[…]

2017 Tesla Model S Could Raise Price, Adopt Model X Look

All the fanfare surrounding the Tesla Model 3 does not necessarily mean that the Model S is going to be cast into the shade, though the smaller electric sedan won’t exactly help its cause. To keep things fresh and interesting for the Model S, Tesla could be adding some new stuff into the larger sedan, Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Could Raise Price, Adopt Model X Look[…]

2016 Tesla Model S: For US, Could Next OTA Have Spotify?

Besides changes to the semi-autonomous driving features, Tesla had at the end of last year enabled free Spotify Premium for owners of the Tesla Model S and Model X through an over-the-air (OTA) software update. Unlike other automakers, it is not merely Spotify app integration into the infotainment system of the vehicles but a Spotify Read more about 2016 Tesla Model S: For US, Could Next OTA Have Spotify?[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Will Model S Owners Get One?

The 2017 Tesla Model 3 will sell in higher volumes than the Model S and Model X, that much is safe to say for now. Even if it doesn’t have the best of designs in most people’s eyes, for its touted capabilities and $35,000 price tag, sales will soar. No one knows whether the tweet Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Will Model S Owners Get One?[…]

2017 Tesla Model X Awaits All-Electric Rival From UK

It is simply not enough that there are many luxury SUVs springing up left and right – some of them must go further and tackle the EV segment as well. While sending off the Range Rover Evoque Convertible to fight a new battle in India, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has electrification plans for a Jaguar Read more about 2017 Tesla Model X Awaits All-Electric Rival From UK[…]

2017 Honda CR-V: Adopt Third Row, Like Lexus RX

Seeing plenty of three-row SUVs being prepared for the market? Well, apparently we can blame moms for this presently occurring phenomenon. According to the National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers (NAMAD) and IHS Automotive, the Lexus RX is the luxury vehicle volume leader for women. Now this question would be a bit of stretch, but Read more about 2017 Honda CR-V: Adopt Third Row, Like Lexus RX[…]

2017 Volvo XC90 T8: Cheaper, Decent Model X Substitute

Though it is not going full electric anytime soon, the Volvo XC90 T8 is drawing closer and closer to the Tesla Model X. Besides being a high-output electric-powered premium SUV that is awaiting an even higher electric performance upgrade from Polestar, the plug-in hybrid version of the XC90 is going to feature semi-autonomous driving in Read more about 2017 Volvo XC90 T8: Cheaper, Decent Model X Substitute[…]

New Lincoln Navigator Learns From Model X Mistake

Most people would agree that the 2016 Tesla Model X was not a mistake in itself but involved several imprudent decisions on Tesla’s part. One of them is the falcon wing doors, which has led to a lot of production hiccups, a lawsuit, and disgruntled customers. Lincoln is taking its Navigator concept and molding it Read more about New Lincoln Navigator Learns From Model X Mistake[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Steel, Aluminum, Or Carbon Fiber?

The invites have been sort of sent out, the presentation already prepared, and the factory capacity is being increased for the 2017 Tesla Model 3 to grace us with its presence, beginning March 31. Many questions about the new sedan are bubbling up, and one of them is how the car is going to be Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Steel, Aluminum, Or Carbon Fiber?[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Healthy Cash Flow Crucial To New Direction

The unveiling of the 2017 Tesla Model 3 is really close now, and many believe that the first budget-friendly offering from Tesla should shake up the automotive industry. But the Model 3 is more than just a means to reach another consumer stratum; it ties in with the newly introduced mantra from Elon Musk that Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Healthy Cash Flow Crucial To New Direction[…]