SpaceX Starlink Hits 400,000 Customers in Canada

SpaceX’s Starlink satelite internet expanded to Canada back in 2020, and now Canadian customers look to be the second biggest market for the service outside of the U.S. On Wednesday, Starlink revealed stats about its Canadian customer base, noting over 400,000 active customers. “Starlink is now providing high-speed internet to more than 400k active Canadian […]

Tesla Cybertruck Tops EV Pickup Sales, Beats F-150 Lightning

Tesla’s Cybertruck surpassed the Ford F-150 Lightning as the leading electric pickup in May, according to the latest U.S. registration data. The Cybertruck’s sales performance placed it fifth among all battery-electric vehicles for the month, as reported by S&P Global Mobility. The F-150 Lightning ranked tenth among electric vehicles, reports Automotive News. Since Tesla does […]

Tesla Shares Will See 10x Increase on Robotaxi, Says Ark Invest

Cathie Wood of Ark Invest predicts a significant surge in Tesla’s share price, driven by its upcoming entry into the autonomous taxi platform sector. Describing the autonomous taxi market as an “$8 trillion to $10 trillion global revenue opportunity,” Wood noted that Tesla could capture up to half of this market. She emphasized that Ark’s […]

Tesla Testing FSD 12.5 on ‘Chuck’s Unprotected Left Turn’

Tesla owner Chuck Cook, known for his extensive testing of Tesla’s Full Self-Driving (FSD) technology, has reported recent activity of Tesla vehicles validating a particularly challenging unprotected left turn in his Jacksonville, Florida, neighborhood. On July 15, Cook shared an update on social media stating, “I am back from my trip I have an update […]

Tesla Confirms Delay of Robotaxi Unveil Event, According to Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Friday, April 5, that the company would unveil its Robotaxi on August 8, 2024. “Tesla Robotaxi unveil on 8/8,” Musk stated. Following the announcement, Musk responded to a comment by @SawyerMerritt, noting, “8/8 and year of the Dragon,” highlighting the significance of the number 8 in Asian cultures. On […]

Tesla Launches Promised Model Y RWD Range Boost Upgrade

Tesla has introduced an ‘Energy Boost’ upgrade for recent Model Y RWD owners in the United States, aimed at increasing the vehicle’s range. This new feature is available in two options: a $1,000 upgrade that adds up to 30 miles of range, and a $1,600 upgrade that provides up to 50 miles of additional range. […]

Tesla Brings Quicksilver Paint to Model Y in Canada and More

Tesla has launched the Quicksilver paint option for the Model Y in Canada. Priced at $2,600 CAD, Quicksilver for the Model Y comes from vehicles produced at Giga Shanghai. Tesla added Quicksilver to the Model Y for the U.S. back in May. Quicksilver is the same price as Ultra Red in Canada. Back in April, […]

Tesla Launches Model 3 Long Range RWD: $34,990 After Tax Credit

Tesla has announced the availability of the Model 3 Long Range RWD in the United States and Puerto Rico. Priced at $34,990 after a $7,500 federal tax credit, this new variant offers a maximum range of 363 miles (EPA estimated with 18″ Photon wheels), a 0-60 mph acceleration in 4.9 seconds, and a top speed […]

Tesla Cybertruck: Best-Selling U.S. Car Over $100k in June

The average price for a new electric vehicle (EV) in June reached $56,371, reflecting a 0.9% increase from May, according to Cox Automotive data (via @Tslachan). Despite this rise, June’s EV prices were 2.5% lower compared to the same month in 2023. Since the spring, new EV prices have trended upwards, following a low of […]

Starlink Mini Launches in the U.S. from $50/month

Starlink has launched its new Mini Roam service in the United States, offering portable, high-speed internet for travelers, RVers, and remote workers. Starting at $50 per month, Mini Roam provides 50GB of mobile data, making it ideal for weekend travelers, backup internet, and in-motion use. Key Features of Starlink Mini Roam: Compact and Portable: Starlink […]

Tesla Said to Delay Robotaxi Unveil by 2 Months: Report

Tesla’s Robotaxi unveiling is scheduled for August 8, but today Bloomberg reports it will be delayed by two months, citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter. Bloomberg’s sources say the Robotaxi event will be delayed to October, a move said to allow teams more time to build extra prototypes. The news has sent Tesla’s shares […]

Electrify America Limits Max Charging to Reduce Wait Times at Select Stations

Electrify America has initiated a pilot program to alleviate congestion at select charging stations by enforcing a max charging limit. This initiative aims to reduce wait times and increase throughput across its network, ensuring a better charging experience for all users it says. Under this program, charging sessions at designated locations will automatically end once […]

Clay Lacy Aviation Says First Starlink Installations Complete

Clay Lacy Aviation has advanced its maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) capabilities by completing its first five SpaceX Starlink internet installations. The installations, carried out by expert technicians at Clay Lacy’s Waterbury-Oxford Airport (KOXC) and Van Nuys Airport (KVNY) FAA Part 145 Repair Stations, were performed on three Gulfstream G550s, a G650ER, and a Bombardier […]

Tesla Raises Model 3 Prices in Europe Due to Tariffs

Tesla has increased the prices of all Model 3 trims by €1,500 in several European countries, including Germany, Spain, Poland, and the Netherlands. The new pricing structure is as follows: Model 3: €42,490 (up from €40,990) Model 3 Long Range (LR): €51,490 (up from €49,990) Model 3 Performance (Pf): €58,490 (up from €56,990) In mid-June, […]

Tesla Model Y Tops China’s New Energy Vehicle Sales in 1H of 2024

Tesla’s Model Y emerged as the best-selling new energy vehicle (NEV) in China for the first half of 2024, surpassing fierce competition. The Model Y recorded 207,817 units sold, up from 203,900 in the same period last year, noted @Tslachan, citing official Chinese NEV data. This is impressive considering Tesla is facing off against cheaper […]