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U.S. Opens Investigation After Fatal Crash in Tesla's Autopilot Mode

The accident will add fuel to a debate within the auto industry and in legal circles over the safety of systems that take partial control of steering and braking from drivers.
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SolarCity Recuses Two More Board Members From Voting on Tesla Offer

The new recusals mean the majority of SolarCity's board will be sitting out the decision on whether to be acquired by Tesla.
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Tesla Rival Faraday Approved to Test Self-Driving Cars on California Roads

Faraday is one of several Chinese-funded startups hoping to challenge Tesla Motors Inc in premium electric vehicles.
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Tesla Offers $2.8 Billion for SolarCity in 'No Brainer' Deal for Musk

The solar systems will be sold under the premium Tesla brand, which is seeking to expand its target market with a $35,000 electric vehicle called the Model 3 that it will begin delivering late next year.
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Tesla Says There is No Safety Defect in its Model S or X

Tesla said that in April it had cooperated fully with the NHTSA as part of a 'routine screening' on suspensions and that the agency did not ask for any further information.
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Why Did Elon Musk Just Visit the Pentagon? Oh, Right, to Talk Iron Man Suits. Maybe.

Only the billionaire futurist and Uncle Sam know what went down, but that doesn't mean we can't have fun guessing.
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Tesla Motors Introduces Two Less-Costly Model S Versions

The new versions, the Model S 60 and the Model S 60D, will have slightly less range and a smaller battery pack than the Model S.
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Tesla to Work Exclusively With Panasonic for Model 3 Battery

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted on Wednesday the company was 'working exclusively with Panasonic for Model 3 cells.'
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Elon Musk Says We're Likely Living In a Video Game. Are We?

Everything you know is probably a simulation. And that's ok.
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Tesla Accused of Exploiting Cheap Labor to Make Its Factories

A contractor allegedly took advantage of foreign workers to build Tesla's U.S. facilities.
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Tesla Plans to Produce 500,000 Cars in 2018

The electric car company puts pedal to the metal with production.
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Wall Street Values Tesla Motors at $620,000 Per Car Sold Last Year

As a comparison, consider that General Motors Co.'s $48 billion market value is equivalent to about $4,800 for every vehicle it sold last year.
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Chinese Billionaire Taking on Tesla With Cars He Hopes One Day Will Be Free

'EVs for us are just another screen. We see cars in the future as an extension of the Internet, another entry point for us to sell web-based content and services,' says Jia Yueting.