It’s 2016, and Apple’s mysterious, oft-buzzed about car project is still tucked away under the “ideas that may or may not happen in this lifetime” section of the company’s filing cabinet. Despite a powerful rumor mill—former Apple board member Mickey Drexler once claimed it was Steve Jobs’ “dream” to make an iCar, and
Elon Musk confirma que el diseño del Tesla Model 3 ya ha sido finalizado. Tesla tiene grandes ambiciones para su nuevo automóvil. El Model 3 será el modelo más económico de la compañía hasta la fecha, y las reservas han sido altísimas. Ahora, Musk finalmente ha anunciado que su diseño está listo, y comenzará a…
I never understood why Tesla insisted on calling its new battery factory a “Gigafactory.” It’s just a factory, after all, and we already have a word in English for that—“factory.” But then I saw it up close, and the enormity of it all is mind-boggling. When finished, it will be the largest factory in the entire world…
Mobileye, a supplier of vision-based sensor chips for self-driving cars, has cited concern over the reputation of autonomous technologies following the ending of its supply deal with Tesla, likely due to the fatal crash involving a Model S in May.
The initial report from the National Transportation Safety Board released today revealed that the driver in the fatal Tesla Model S crash in Florida in May was driving in Autopilot over the speed limit during the time of the incident. The report has some other new details about the wreck, but not many.
Tesla’s direct sales model versus nearly everyone else is old news. While I fully support a direct sales model, I also can’t help but pause at Tesla’s latest argument for it.
When Elon Musk finally emerged from pulling his small-amounts-of-crack-fueled all-nighter and finally delivered his new Master Plan Part II, it proved to be full of some interesting ideas. Of those ideas, I think the plan for Tesla to build a semi heavy-duty truck is by far the smartest, and offers some really…
Elon Musk finalmente ha presentado la segunda parte de su “plan maestro” para Tesla y el futuro de los autos eléctricos, según su visión. Y esta vez el empresario nos habla de camiones y autobuses eléctricos además de la posibilidad de usar los Tesla al mejor estilo de Uber: conducción compartida en automóviles…
Elon Musk has released his second master plan for his electric car company Tesla, and he has some pretty ambitious goals.
There’s no doubt that Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk works a lot. The question is, rather, how he actually does it. In a recent Twitter conversation about his lack of sleep lately, he enlightened us all about his secret to keeping focused on the job at hand—“large amounts of crack.”
Hace casi dos semanas las autoridades de tránsito de los Estados Unidos anunciaron que se encuentran investigando la muerte de un conductor que se encontraba circulando usando el piloto automático de los autos Tesla. Pero aunque se ha desatado la polémica en torno al sistema, la compañía de Elon Musk ha decidido no…
The revelation last month that a fatal car cash involved Tesla’s “Autopilot” feature has sparked a debate over liability when it comes to assisted driving: Who’s legally at fault in a crash if a car is being somewhat controlled by a computer?
The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration is currently investigating Tesla for a number of high-profile crashes recently, most prominently the fatal crash of Joshua Brown behind the wheel of his Model S on Autopilot. And NHTSA has published everything it wants Tesla to tell it.
Aquí tienes una curiosidad que posiblemente no conocías sobre los coches de Tesla: a diferencia de la mayoría de los vehículos del mercado, los botones de desanclaje de sus cinturones de seguridad no son de color rojo. Pero sólo ocurre en los modelos que se venden dentro de Estados Unidos.
Last Saturday night, a Model X drove through a guardrail in Montana, reportedly also with Autopilot engaged.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Tesla after it failed to disclose the fatal crash of a Model S cruising on Autopilot immediately to investors, the Wall Street Journal reports. Tesla sold $2 billion worth of stock in the days following the crash, and has argued that the crash was not material to…
Elon Musk, who is definitely not making this up as he goes, finally clarified what the hell this whole ‘beta’ thing means, and gave it a solid ending point at one billion miles.
The buzz hasn’t entirely died from that fatal Tesla crash in May, or the one that happened this week, but Elon Musk is already looking ahead.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is suggesting that a recent report from Fortune claiming the company may have kept a fatal accident out of the public during its huge stock sale is part of a conspiracy against the company.
Another Tesla vehicle crashed while operating in Autopilot mode, according to the car’s driver. The latest crash occurred on July 1st, just two days after US regulators announced they were investigating the first fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode.