Tesla Model 3 exterior view.

Tesla releases driving mode for racetracks on Model 3 Performance cars

Tesla has rolled out a special driving mode for its Model 3 Performance cars, specifically designed for high-performance driving and racing. Track Mode The change, which was unveiled Thursday, further establishes the Performance version of the Model 3 as a car meant to be driven on racetracks in competitions or by enthusiasts. Cars typically have […]

Tesla pickup truck like something out of 'Blade Runner': CEO Elon Musk

Tesla pickup truck like something out of ‘Blade Runner’: CEO Elon Musk

It’s the product the Tesla CEO is “personally most fired up about,” he said in his interview with Swisher. Asked about whether the vehicle would fly with consumers, Musk said: “You know, I actually don’t know if a lot of people will buy this pickup truck or not, but I don’t care.” He added: “I […]

Workers assemble cars on the line at the Tesla's factory in Fremont, California.

Tesla expects to invest up to $6 billion over next two years

Tesla expects to spend up to $6 billion on factories and equipment over the next two years as it ramps up production and develops new vehicles, the company said in a regulatory filing Friday. The electric car maker said it expects to spend just under $2.5 billion in capital investments for 2018 and between $2.5 […]

Tesla Chief Executive Office Elon Musk speaks at his company's factory in Fremont, California.

Tesla probably won’t take Saudi money after Khashoggi death

Tesla “probably would not” take money from Saudi Arabia in the wake of the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Chief Executive Elon Musk said. Musk and his electric car manufacturer hit headlines in August after the billionaire put out a tweet saying that he was considering taking the firm private at $420 per share. […]

FBI reviewing Tesla Model 3 production numbers in criminal probe: WSJ

FBI reviewing Tesla Model 3 production numbers in criminal probe: WSJ

Tesla says the company has not received “a subpoena, a request for testimony, or any other formal process,” but the Journal reported Friday that former Tesla employees have received subpoenas and requests for testimony. Tesla struggled to ramp up Model 3 production as promised, plagued by factory issues and reports of unfit working conditions. Musk […]