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Porsche just revealed the interior of its all-electric Taycan sports car, and drivers who hate Tesla’s giant touchscreens will love it

Porsche released on Friday a rendering of the interior for its first fully electric production vehicle, the Taycan sports car. The Taycan’s interior presents a contrast against Tesla’s interiors, which have increasingly concentrated settings and information into a single touchscreen that resembles a laptop screen or an iPad. Like Tesla’s […]
Porsche just revealed the interior of its all-electric Taycan sports car, and drivers who hate Tesla’s giant touchscreens will love it
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A celebrity jeweller who made a $37,000 ring for Elon Musk said the Tesla CEO canceled their meeting after the jeweller posted on Instagram about being locked in his Model X

The celebrity jeweller Ben Baller said Tesla canceled his meeting with CEO Elon Musk after Baller posted on social media about being locked in his Model X SUV. Baller described the experience, which he documented on Instagram, and Tesla‘s response in an April 4 Instagram post. According to Baller, Musk’s […]
A celebrity jeweller who made a $37,000 ring for Elon Musk said the Tesla CEO canceled their meeting after the jeweller posted on Instagram about being locked in his Model X
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Tesla is delaying a 3% price increase until Wednesday

Tesla is delaying a 3% price increase on its vehicles until Wednesday, the automaker said on Tuesday. The delay resulted from “unusually high volume,”the company said. The price increase will now take place at midnight Wednesday. The price increase applies to all vehicles except the $US35,000 version of the Model […]
Tesla is delaying a 3% price increase until Wednesday
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Tesla’s Model 3 was named the most satisfying car by Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has named Tesla‘s Model 3 sedan the most satisfying car. Survey respondents rated their vehicles based on their driving experience, value, comfort, styling, audio, and climate systems. Out of a possible 100 points, the Model 3 received 99 points for its driving experience, 84 points for comfort, and […]
Tesla’s Model 3 was named the most satisfying car by Consumer Reports
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Here’s the new base price for Tesla’s Model S and Model X

Tesla has introduced a new price tier for its Model S sedan and Model X SUV weeks after eliminating each vehicle’s lowest-priced trim. The Model S now starts at $US85,000 before federal and state incentives, while the Model X starts at $US88,000. Customers can pay an additional $US8,000 to extend […]
Here’s the new base price for Tesla’s Model S and Model X
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Tesla is getting rid of a perk new Model S and Model X customers loved

Tesla customers who purchase a Model S sedan or Model X SUV will no longer receive credits for free charging at the automaker’s Supercharger stations. A Tesla representative told Business Insider that the automaker sometimes changes its Supercharger offerings to better reflect the value of its products. The representative added […]
Tesla is getting rid of a perk new Model S and Model X customers loved
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Jaguar is delaying some orders of its Tesla rival and blaming high demand

Some reservation-holders for the Jaguar‘s electric I-PaceSUV have been told their delivery dates will be delayed by three to four months, Electrek first reported. A Jaguar representative told Business Insider some deliveries were being delayed due to high demand, but did not comment on the average length of the delays. […]
Jaguar is delaying some orders of its Tesla rival and blaming high demand
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13 electric SUVs that will rival Tesla’s Model X

Smaller vehicles have dominated the first generation of electrified cars. But a wave of upcoming electric SUVs could help bring battery-powered cars further into the mainstream. In the coming years, both established auto companies and startups plan to release a range of electric SUVs to compete with Tesla’s Model X. […]
13 electric SUVs that will rival Tesla’s Model X
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Tesla spikes after Musk says it will be profitable this year

Tesla spiked as much as 3% Friday morning after CEO Elon Musk tweeted it would be profitable by Q3. Many analysts, however, are still concerned about the company’s cash burn. Tesla lost more than $US4 per share in its most recent earnings report. Follow Tesla’s stock price in real-time here. […]
Tesla spikes after Musk says it will be profitable this year
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Tesla reveals the driver killed in a Model X crash was travelling with Autopilot engaged, received ‘several’ automated warnings before the collision

A Tesla Model X destroyed in a fiery crash that also killed the driver had been operating on Autopilot moments before the collision, Tesla announced on Friday night, citing information collected from vehicle logs. The company said the driver had set a distance-control feature that determines how much space the […]
Tesla reveals the driver killed in a Model X crash was travelling with Autopilot engaged, received ‘several’ automated warnings before the collision