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1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

Gigabillboard? Tesla proposes enormous sign outside Fremont factory

The electric car manufacturer wants to erect the towering, 6,300-square-foot advertising space outside its South Fremont compound, where it will promote its new vehicles.


Related Topix: Sedan, Fremont, CA

4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

a How To Sneak A Tesla Into Russia

Dmitry Grishin really wanted a Model S. And being the man behind, one of Russia's largest online portals, he had the means.


Related Topix: Sedan, Autos

18 hrs ago | LiveScience

California Jobs Rise with Green Energy

Battery costs can make up a quarter of the cost of an electric car such as this Tesla Model S. California recently re-ascended to the rank of 8th largest economy in the world, passing Italy and Russia.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Sedan, Solar Energy, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Motley Fool

Why Kandi Technologies Group Inc. Stock Popped 5% Today

In the last month alone shares have jumped between $16 and $20. But the stock's 5% spike today was bigger than usual.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Sedan

Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge restraint on tax breaks, incentives

The fierce competition among five states to land Tesla Motors' planned "gigafactory" for battery production has been the economic development story of the summer.


Related Topix: Sedan, California Government, California, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

Globe and Mail

Reflections on the journey from San Diego to Whistler in a Tesla

Tesla Model S in Whistler, at the conclusion of Globe Drive writer Peter Cheney's road trip, which started in San Diego.


Related Topix: Sedan

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Few Electric Vehicles Sold In Significant Volumes

An article by John Voelcker at Green Car Reports claims that of the electric cars on the market only the Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf, and Tesla Model S are being widely marketed and sold.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Sedan

The Campbell Reporter

Two 'highly satisfied' Tesla owners get Elon Musk's attention and...

When Long Island resident Richard Manfredi decided to buy full-page ads in The Daily News and another Palo Alto newspaper in the form of an open letter to Elon Musk, he didn't expect to get a reply from the Tesla Motors CEO.


Related Topix: Sedan, Tesla Model X, SUV, Tesla Motors, Startups, Southold, NY

Silicon Alley Insider

Elon Musk May Use The 'Wonder Material' Graphene To Push Tesla Performance To The Next Level

Tesla's critically-acclaimed all-electric Model S sedan can travel roughly 265 miles on a single charge, according to the EPA, but CEO Elon Musk last month said "it will be possible to have a 500-mile range car," adding "in fact, we could do it quite soon."

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Related Topix: Sedan, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle

Tesla building Lake Tahoe supercharger station, report says

Tesla Motors is building a supercharger station in the Sierra Nevada north of Lake Tahoe where drivers of the company's electric cars can recharge along Interstate 80, a newspaper says.


Related Topix: Sedan, Tesla Motors, Startups, Las Vegas, NV, Sparks, NV


Couple plans 1,500-mile road trip in Nissan Leaf

A number of Teslas have been taken on cross-country road trips since the completion of the last links in the supercharger network which connects the right coast to the left coast via a Northwest Passage-type route, but what about other pure-electrics? The Tesla Model S' 265-mile range is huge compared to that of the Nissan Leaf which has a ... (more)


Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, Hatchback, Nissan, Sedan, Oregon, Jazz, Autos

Sun Aug 24, 2014

KNOE-TV Monroe

Minnesota leads nation, mandates off-peak electric-car charging rates

The arrival of a moderately-priced battery electric car with a rated range of 200 miles will change the entire market for plug-in vehicles.


Related Topix: Sedan, Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Auto Dealers


Power Plants In Europe Could Go Extinct After 2020, Investment Bank Says

Within a few decades, large-scale, centralized electricity generation from fossil fuels could be a thing of the past in Europe.


Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Sedan, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Two New Yorkers Took Out A Full-Page Ad To Ask For More Tesla Features, And Elon Musk Responded

Two "VERY highly satisfied" owners of the Tesla Model S from Southold, New York took out a full-page ad in a Silicon Valley newspaper on Friday, and Elon Musk actually responded by saying many of their suggestions would be implemented soon.


Related Topix: Sedan, Southold, NY

The Motley Fool

Tesla Motors, Inc. Embraces New Tech: Ditching Keys for Apps and Paying Hackers?

From the 17-inch display in the all-electric Model S to the company's signature over-the-air software updates, Tesla is true to the Silicon Valley culture.


Related Topix: Sedan, Tesla Motors, Startups

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Recharge Wrap-Up: Tesla gets positive analysis from Credit Suisse, iPhone key for Model S

Credit Suisse analysts are bullish on Tesla . The group gives the electric car company's stock an "outperform" rating with a target price of $325.


Related Topix: Sedan, iPhone, Wagon, Hybrid, Ford, Ford C-Max, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Thu Aug 21, 2014

China Daily

Old lead car batteries could become new clean energy

To ride in a Tesla Model S is to experience the future. You get into a car that looks like any other high-end car - a Lexus or Jaguar perhaps - the driver pops a lever, and without any more noise than your grandmother's sewing machine, you are pushed back into your seat by acceleration that is almost unnerving.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Sedan, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Opinion

KTOO-TV Juneau

Touring by Tesla

Guy Hall poses with a battery cell in hand. His Tesla Model S has more than 7,000 of the cells built into the undercarriage.


Related Topix: Sedan, Fairbanks, AK, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Hatchback, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Juneau, AK


Tesla Model S Software Update Brings iPhone Unlocking And Ignition Start

Tesla owners have been looking forward to OS 6.0, a software update for their vehicles, for a while now, but it's finally rolling out to vehicle owners, reports Electrek .


Related Topix: Sedan, Tesla Roadster, Convertible


[VIDEO] Renovo Coupe gets detailed in new clip

The 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance has seen, besides some premieres, the debut of the Renovo Coupe.


Related Topix: Sedan, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle


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