Stories by Alex Diaz

Ukraine Thanks Elon Musk for Donating 500+ Tesla Powerwalls

In a momentous push against energy disruption caused by continued Russian missile strikes, Ukraine’s energy capacity has received a substantial boost through the delivery of hundreds of Tesla Powerwall 2 storage systems. The energy storage units were provided by an international collaboration including Tesla, SpaceX founder Elon Musk, the government of Poland, Direct Relief, and […]

Exxon in Early Talks with Tesla, Ford, and Volkswagen to Supply Lithium

Exxon Mobil, one of the world’s largest oil companies, is reportedly in preliminary discussions with leading automakers, including Tesla, Ford Motor, and Volkswagen, to supply lithium, a crucial component in electric vehicle batteries. The news was reported by Bloomberg Law on Monday, citing sources familiar with the matter. The discussions, which are still in their […]

Tesla to Open 76,000 Sq. Ft. Sales and Service Center in Rhode Island

Tesla is set to establish a significant regional hub in Providence, Rhode Island, according to the property’s future landlord, Joseph R. Paolino Jr. The new hub, located at the former Stop & Shop site in the Mashapaug Commons Plaza, will feature a repair facility, a retail sales area, and a delivery center. Over the past […]

2024 Chevy Blazer EV Pricing and Range Revealed, Now Shipping to Dealers

General Motors has started shipping of its much-anticipated Chevrolet Blazer EV, with the official pricing for the trims set to be released later this year. The first of the Blazer EVs, the RS all-wheel-drive trim, began shipping from GM’s plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico, to dealers on Monday. The vehicle, which boasts an estimated range […]

Tesla Files Registration for ‘Highland’ Model 3/Y in China

Tesla has filed paperwork with the Chinese government for the approval of its redesigned ‘Highland’ Model 3 and Model Y. The news, while not officially announced by Tesla, suggests we may be getting close to the debut of these refreshed vehicles. Amy @SF___Tahoe, a Tesla investor and enthusiast, shared her excitement on social media, stating, […]

Ford Spotted Benchmarking Tesla’s Model X

Ford has been spotted benchmarking Tesla’s Model X SUV. This marks the first time Ford has been seen evaluating this particular Tesla model, having previously benchmarked the Model 3 in the summer of 2021 and Model Y in the winter of the same year, and the high-performance Model S Plaid (last year), reports Ford Authority, […]

170 Tesla Vehicles Perform Incredible ‘Cybertruck’ Light Show [VIDEO]

Photo credit: Billy Kyle 170 Tesla Cars Assemble in Dazzling Display, Paying Tribute to the Forthcoming Cybertruck In an electrifying spectacle, Tesla Club Austria and their collaborators marked the final countdown for Tesla’s highly anticipated Cybertruck. Celebrating this significant milestone, they arranged a unique light show at the Tesla Takeover event, setting a new benchmark […]

Tesla Explains Full Self-Driving (FSD) Transfer Rules

Offer opened on July 20, 2023, and runs till September 30, 2023, exclusively for new Tesla vehicle owners. Tesla has officially detailed its limited-time offer that allows customers to transfer Full Self-Driving (FSD) capabilities from their current vehicle to a newly purchased one. This offer is applicable to new Tesla vehicles delivered between July 20, […]

Tesla Solar Roof with Powerwalls Reviewed by MKBHD [VIDEO]

In a recent video, renowned tech reviewer Marques Brownlee, or MKBHD, shared his one-year journey with Tesla’s Solar Roof and Powerwall battery storage. The system has allowed him to live a year without paying for electricity, despite his heavy usage of electrical appliances and daily charging of his Model S Plaid electric sedan. Brownlee’s system, […]

Tesla: Refer a Demo Drive and Get Credits

Tesla’s referral program is ramping up again, in a push to try to get more sales. Now, besides offering $1,000 USD off a Model S/X or $500 USD off a Model 3/Y, Tesla is now offering 100 credits if you refer a friend or family member to a demo drive. “Refer Demo Drive—get 100 credits […]

Tesla Redesigns the Homepage of its Website

Tesla continues to tweak the design of its website, with the homepage now getting a redesign. The main page now plays a video showcasing the company’s lineup of electric vehicles and features, while the upper menus are redesigned to show a drop-down when you hover over categories Vehicles, Energy, Charging, Discover and Shop. “Experience Tesla. […]

Tesla Langford Opens: First Custom-Built Service Center in Canada

Image credit: Joe Carr on Facebook Tesla has unveiled its first service center on Vancouver Island, B.C., Canada, located in the suburb of Langford west of the province’s capital city of Victoria. Previously, any major Tesla repairs required customers to take a ferry over to the Lower Mainland. But that has all changed. The grand […]

Ford’s Electric Unit Navigates a $4.5 Billion Loss

Ford’s second-quarter 2023 report reveals solid operating results with a 12% YoY increase in revenue to $45 billion. The surge was largely driven by the popularity of its various product lines including trucks, SUVs, and commercial vans. A standout was Ford’s electric unit, Ford Model e, that registered a revenue increase of 39%, further establishing […]

Tesla’s Model 3 a Huge Success Story, Say Original Owners in Survey

Tesla’s Model 3, the electric vehicle that revolutionized the automotive industry, continues to win the hearts of its owners. When it was unveiled, hundreds of people worldwide lined up to place a $1,000 reservation. By 2021, it became the first EV to sell over a million units, marking a significant milestone in the EV market. […]

Starlink Gen 3 Router Specs Revealed: Mesh WiFi 6 System

Starlink has unveiled its new Gen 3 WiFi Router, designed to offer enhanced connectivity and performance. The router, compatible with Standard Starlink Kits, comes with an array of features and specifications that set it apart from its predecessors. The Gen 3 Router package includes the router itself, a Starlink Plug, an RJ45 Cover, a Starlink […]