Stories by Peter McGuthrie

Watch Elon Musk Announce Giga Nevada’s $3.6B Expansion Plans [VIDEO]

Tesla has two brand new manufacturing facilities in the works near Giga Nevada, according to statements from Governor Joe Lombardo and the White House, and now confirmed by the automaker. Following the confirmation, Tesla shared a video on Wednesday showing CEO Elon Musk’s announcement speech about expanding operations with the $3.6 billion investment. In the […]

Ford Considering Sale of German Plant to China’s BYD, Says Report

Ford may be talking with Chinese automaker BYD about selling its Saarlouis, Germany plant, according to sources familiar with the matter in a report from The Wall Street Journal. Officials at Ford will head to China next week to talk about the potential sale of the German plant, which is currently planning to stop producing […]

SpaceX Confirms Starship Static Fire of 33 Raptor Engines is Next

SpaceX is planning to perform a static fire test of the Super Heavy Booster’s 33 Raptor engines, after a successful “wet dress rehearsal” (WDH) of Starship 24. To do so, SpaceX is destacking Starship 24 from Booster 7 to prepare for the static fire test, both of which represent the company inching closer to launching […]

2024 Polestar 2 Pricing from €50,190 in Europe, New Updates Revealed

Polestar has announced an updated design for the 2024 Polestar 2, including an updated range, a high-tech front end, new motors and the addition of rear-wheel-drive on base models, according to a press release shared on Tuesday. The company says the 2024 Polestar 2 has new motors and batteries, even including a switch to rear-wheel-drive […]

Honda to Create New Division to Speed Up EV Development, and More

Honda announced plans on Tuesday to debut a new company division to help strengthen and accelerate the electrification of its lineup. The news is just the latest in automakers looking to separate out their businesses to better focus on catching up to leaders Tesla and BYD in the emerging EV sector. The changes are set […]

Watch: YouTuber Gets Long-Awaited Hug with Elon Musk [VIDEO]

One major fan of Elon Musk has earned a long-awaited moment with the Tesla and SpaceX CEO for his own YouTube channel. Fidias Panayiotou hugged who he considered to be the world’s top 100 celebrities in a new video shared on Monday, including Musk. The video shows all 100 hugs with a number of YouTube […]

StockGPT: AI-Powered Search for Tesla’s Earnings Calls

@Alec Corum launched StockGPT on Sunday, which he describes as an AI financial search tool. This particular tool was trained on Tesla’s quarterly earnings call transcripts dating as far back as the second quarter of 2011. Corum says the tool is great for finding specific commentary on topics during a certain quarter or evaluating performance […]