Tesla

News and Articles About Tesla

3 Business Takeaways from Elon Musk's Reddit AMA
Elon Musk

3 Business Takeaways from Elon Musk's Reddit AMA

In a wide-ranging conversation that focused on everything from video games to the more technical aspects of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk offers a glimpse into his life.
Nina Zipkin
After $2.3 Billion Facebook Buy, Oculus's 22-Year-Old Founder Allowed Himself This Single Splurge
Spending

After $2.3 Billion Facebook Buy, Oculus's 22-Year-Old Founder Allowed Himself This Single Splurge

Palmer Luckey seems largely disinterested in materialism, but he did buy himself this one very expensive thing.
Geoff Weiss
5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off
Taking risks

5 Iconic Entrepreneurs and Their Business Gambles That Paid Off

Success comes to those who work hard and aren't afraid to trust their luck.
Larry Alton
Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen
electric cars

Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen

German giant reportedly takes stake in San Jose-based developer of solid-electrolyte batteries.
Geoffrey Smith
Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries
Collaborating

Tesla in Talks With BMW Over Car Batteries

The car makers discuss a collaboration over car batteries and other parts.
Will Tesla Have to Franchise?
Tesla

Will Tesla Have to Franchise?

Elon Musk has hinted that Tesla may be considering a departure from the direct sales model, something industry insiders consider inevitable.
Kate Taylor
Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions
Elon Musk

Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Deliver Internet Access to Billions

It involves sending a network of 700 lightweight satellites into space.
Laura Entis
Elon Musk: 'People Don't Understand How Hard it Is to Manufacture Something'
Tesla

Elon Musk: 'People Don't Understand How Hard it Is to Manufacture Something'

In the wake of a debate about whether Tesla will be able to meet 2014 sales targets, Musk was clearly irritated.
Matthew DeBord
WATCH: A Tesla Model S Drives Itself
Innovation

WATCH: A Tesla Model S Drives Itself

A video demostration of Tesla's smart automated driving system.
Jason Fell
Elon Musk's Tesla Takes First Step Toward Automated Driving
Innovation

Elon Musk's Tesla Takes First Step Toward Automated Driving

The company took its first step toward automated driving, introducing features that will allow its electric sedan to park itself and sense dangerous situations.
It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!
Far Out Tech

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!

Fasten your seat belts and forget about tray tables. This driving-flying machine is ready for takeoff.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Elon Musk's Cryptic 'D' Tweet Practically Blew Up Twitter
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Cryptic 'D' Tweet Practically Blew Up Twitter

It only takes a consonant to start a Twitter fire. Take it from billionaire Elon Musk.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Elon Musk Wants to Colonize Mars in Order to Fend Off Human Extinction
Space Travel

Elon Musk Wants to Colonize Mars in Order to Fend Off Human Extinction

Musk hopes to begin sending settlers to Mars by the year 2040, with a full colony of 1 million slated to arrive by century's end.
Geoff Weiss
Trouble for Tesla? Stock Falls on Analyst Concerns.
Tesla

Trouble for Tesla? Stock Falls on Analyst Concerns.

Some suggest the electric car company's shares had risen for the wrong reasons.