Stories by Sarah Lee-Jones

Tesla Celebrates Production of its 1,000,000th Electric Vehicle

On March 9th, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to congratulate the Tesla team on their 1,000,000th car. The electric vehicle manufacturer has come a long way since its inception in July of 2003. As of March 9th, 2020 the company has officially completed its 1,000,000th car. One of the photos posted by Elon […]

BMW Cancels the U.S. Launch of its iX3 Electric SUV

BMW recently announced that they will not be releasing the iX3 in the United States. There has been lots of speculation surrounding the source of the decision. In their official statement, the company does not have plans to bring the vehicle to the US market. As most observers think, the demand for the BMW electric […]

Tesla Stock Falls Amid Oil Prices and Coronavirus Fears

March 9th marked a challenging day for electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla, as oil prices plummeted and common index funds like the S&P 500 took massive hits. On Monday alone, the price of Tesla’s stock went down 13.6% to close out the day at a price of $608 USD per share. Of course, Tesla was not […]

PC Games Can Now Be Played in Your Tesla

CEO of Rainway App, Andrew Sampson took to Twitter to show off new PC game integration features with the Tesla user interface. In a short demo, Sampson shows the Rainway App launching a save point from NieR:Automata. https://twitter.com/Andrewmd5/status/1236693468413493248 The seamless gaming integration represents a feature long-desired by Tesla owners. Of course, as Sampson is wise […]

New Video Shows Tesla Autopilot Avoiding Head-on Collision

On Highway 49 in Concord, North Carolina, a Tesla driver avoided a near head-on collision thanks to Tesla Autopilot. In a recent video showcased by Fox 46 Charlotte, a driver explains his nightly commute. Spending hours on the road can be dangerous for drivers due to a number of factors. When a vehicle driving in […]

Tesla Megapack to Optimize Electric Projects in Canada

In Canada, Tesla has started implementing Megapack energy storage solutions to create substantial savings. While Tesla Megapack energy storage systems typically benefit large-scale energy projects, consumers also benefit. As Tesla’s website explains, “We took everything we know about battery technology to enable the world’s largest energy projects. A 1 Gigawatt hour (GWh) project provides record […]

Tesla Model Y Dimensions, Weight, Height and More Leak

We now have the apparent dimensions to Tesla’s Model Y SUV, if new leaks are to be believed. According to an anonymous tipster, the following details posted by Tesmanian reveal what we didn’t know about Model Y, including its exact length, width and height. Check out the details below... Exterior Dimensions (A): Overall Length: 187...

How Much Will COVID-19 Affect Tesla Production?

There are high levels of uncertainty surrounding COVID-19’s economic impact. What does this hold for Tesla’s electric vehicle production? The stock market continues to recede in response to fears of the novel coronavirus outbreak. Tesla Inc., relies on a significant share of its revenue from China, the source of the outbreak. In fact, according to […]

Tesla Model 3 Long Range to See Chinese Production in the Near Future

China has approved production for the Tesla Model 3 Long Range. As of Friday, March 5th, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology gave electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Inc., the go-ahead. Tesla also has plans to expand its manufacturing for other models. The Model Y SUV may also see the production phase on Chinese soil. […]

Tesla Model Y SUV Deliveries Coming March 15-30 in the U.S.

Ahead of initial projections, Tesla plans to begin rolling out the new Tesla Model Y deliveries in the coming weeks.  The good news keeps on rolling for Tesla. The Model Y SUV release expects a major boost for the electric vehicle titan. The past few months have brought several improvements from Tesla, including Range Boost […]

Tesla Autopilot Functionality to Improve with Core Foundation Code Rewrite

Image via Pixabay There’s some great news for anyone curious about improved Tesla autopilot functionality. Thanks to a core foundation code rewrite, drivers can expect to see upgrades in autopilot function soon. March 1st brought this Tweet by Elon Musk, “We need to finish work on Autopilot core foundation code & 3D labelling, then functionality […]