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Tesla Launches Limited 2-Year Lease Program
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Tesla Launches Limited 2-Year Lease Program

If you want a Tesla Model S or Model X on a two-year lease, you'll have to put up a bigger down payment (and make up your mind by Sept. 12).
SolarCity Slashing Costs, Including CEO Pay
SolarCity

SolarCity Slashing Costs, Including CEO Pay

Earlier this month, Calif.-based Solar City said it accepted Tesla's $2.6 billion buyout offer.
Inspiring Quotes From 10 Visionary Business Leaders Who Changed Everything
Radicals & Visionaries

Inspiring Quotes From 10 Visionary Business Leaders Who Changed Everything

From Elon Musk to Oprah Winfrey, here are 10 quotes from business dreamers and doers who offer powerful words that uplift and inform.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tesla Just Removed 'Autopilot From Chinese Website -- Here's Why
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Tesla Just Removed 'Autopilot From Chinese Website -- Here's Why

A driver crashed earlier this month while on a commuter highway after the car failed to avoid a vehicle parked on the left side, partially in the roadway, damaging both cars but causing no injuries.
Chinese Companies Charging to Take on Tesla
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Chinese Companies Charging to Take on Tesla

It remains more promise than product, but the electric vehicle sector is drawing more talent from mainstream automakers that are reluctant to go full tilt at the new technology.
Forget Solar Panels -- Elon Musk Wants to Build Solar Roofs
Elon Musk

Forget Solar Panels -- Elon Musk Wants to Build Solar Roofs

Tesla is getting into the roofing business. Well, sort of.
Cadie Thompson
'Self-Driving' in Spotlight Again as China Sees First Tesla Autopilot Crash
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'Self-Driving' in Spotlight Again as China Sees First Tesla Autopilot Crash

Tesla said on Wednesday that one of its cars had crashed in Beijing while in 'autopilot' mode, with the driver contending sales staff sold the function as 'self-driving,' overplaying its actual capabilities.
Times Elon Musk Said and Did Things You Wish You Could
Elon Musk

Times Elon Musk Said and Did Things You Wish You Could

No, you may not have a family discount.
Grace Reader
Tesla Posts Another Loss, But Says It's on Track for Future Deliveries
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Tesla Posts Another Loss, But Says It's on Track for Future Deliveries

The 13th straight quarterly loss for the Silicon Valley electric carmaker underscores the financial hurdles that hamper it while it takes on increasingly ambitious goals.
Under Tesla's Wing, SolarCity's Future Remains Uncertain
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Under Tesla's Wing, SolarCity's Future Remains Uncertain

With a tentative agreement to be purchased by its sister company, Tesla Motors, SolarCity is going all in on a strategy that some analysts say is ahead of its time: pairing solar systems with the automaker's energy-storage batteries.
SolarCity Accepts Tesla's $2.6 Billion Offer, Both Shares Fall
SolarCity

SolarCity Accepts Tesla's $2.6 Billion Offer, Both Shares Fall

Some analysts are skeptical that combining Tesla and SolarCity will yield a quick turnaround.
SolarCity Agrees to $2.6 Billion Buyout Offer From Tesla
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SolarCity Agrees to $2.6 Billion Buyout Offer From Tesla

The combined entity would sell solar panels, home battery storage systems and electric cars under a single brand.
Panasonic to Raise Funds for Tesla Plant
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Panasonic to Raise Funds for Tesla Plant

Japan's Panasonic said on Friday it would raise up to $3.86 billion in corporate bonds, partly because it needs to bring forward its investment in a Tesla Motors battery factory.
Tesla Model S Speeding Before Fatal Crash
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Tesla Model S Speeding Before Fatal Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board also found evidence the driver was using Tesla's Traffic-Aware Cruise Control and Autosteer, and the car was equipped with automatic emergency braking.