April 21, 2019

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Tesla invites drivers to drift Model 3 on frozen sea to showcase winter driving performance

Tesla is going to invite some owners and reservation holders to drive and drift Model 3 on the frozen sea in Finland in order to showcase the electric vehicle’s winter driving performance. Over the last week, Tesla has been sending invites to owners around the world to participates in what appears to be a contest […]

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ELON MUSK TRIED TO BRING “MARIO KART” TO YOUR TESLA MODEL 3

You know what’s really missing from your $35,000 Tesla Model 3? More video games. That’s at least what Elon Musk thinks, anyway. In a tweet yesterday, the Tesla CEO revealed that Teslas are about to get an update chock full of new features like “romance mode, toilet humor,” and, of course, “more video games.” In a […]

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Final Chance To Order Tesla Model 3, S, X For Full Tax Credit

We’re down to only a few days left here. Not too long ago, Tesla guaranteed that all Model 3 vehicles ordered by November 15, 2018 would be delivered prior to the end of the year and would be eligible for the full U.S. federal EV tax credit. This announcement came not long after Tesla revealed […]

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Tesla was within weeks of dying because of Model 3 delays, says Elon Musk

It was clear that Tesla’s difficulties ramping up Model 3 production were extremely hard on the company, but now CEO Elon Musk has revealed that the automaker was at one point within weeks of dying. During an interview with Axios On HBO, Musk said: “Tesla faced a severe threat of death due to the Model 3 […]

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Tesla releases new Model 3 software update to address cold weather issues

Last week, we reported on the Model 3 having some issues in cold weather and Tesla said they were investigating the situation. The automaker is now already pushing a new software update to address some of those cold weather issues. The door handles of the Model 3 are embedded inside the door and you need to […]

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Tesla Model 3 Now Available With A Key

The keycard is proving tricky to use, so you can now buy a key fob. When Tesla first rolled out the Model 3, it made an interesting decision to ship the car without a key. Much like the rest of the auto industry, Tesla was quick to assume drivers would prefer to get rid of […]

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People Will Pay More For A Tesla Model 3 Due To The ‘Tesla Stretch’

THE ‘TESLA STRETCH’ IS PROVING CAR BUYERS WILL PAY MORE FOR A MODEL 3 The Tesla Model 3 is turning out to be an electric car that’s seducing car buyers across multiple market segments. According to CleanTechnica, “45% of current electric car drivers plan to buy a Tesla next.” Okay, that’s understandable. Non-Tesla EV drivers might be interested in […]

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Tesla releases Model 3 software update with new climate controls, anti-theft feature, and more

Tesla is pushing a new software update to the Model 3 this week that includes new climate controls, a new anti-theft feature, and more. The automaker started releasing a new version of its v9 software (2018.44). Among the new features, Tesla is updating the climate controls. They wrote in the release note. “You can focus air […]

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Tesla Model 3 is starting to show some important flaws in cold weather

Tesla Model 3 is going to see its first serious winter in the next few months and some owners are already reporting a few important issues in cold weather.  While Tesla officially started deliveries of Model 3 last year, the first few months of deliveries were in sunny California and it took a while for […]

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Tesla brings back all recently removed options as ‘off-the-menu items’

Tesla recently did some clean up in the Model S and Model X online configurator by removing several options and features. Some changes were controversial among Tesla buyers, but now we learn that no option entirely went away and everything is actually still available as ‘off-the-menu items’. As we reported last weekend, Tesla updated its online design studio […]

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