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Tesla’s New Redesigned Roadster

In the late 2010s, Elon Musk, the owner of Tesla, made his mark as a cultural figure due to his progressive views on technology. Last month, Musk revealed Tesla’s next generation Roadster, an electric sports car capable of reaching speeds of 0 to 60 miles per hour in under 1.9 seconds, and 0 to 100 miles per hour within 4 seconds. While he has not released details on its top speed, it’

Tesla Unveils First Electric Semi Truck

Model X, Model S, Model 3, and now The Semi? You read that right. Tesla started out revolutionizing sedans and SUVs. Now they are setting out to revolutionize commercial vehicles. Here are some details on the new Tesla Semi. The Semi has already attracted the attention of delivery and logistics companies, even though the truck was officially unveiled only two weeks ago. DHL has placed an order for

A Chinese Automotive Startup Reveals Electric SUV to Compete with Tesla

Electric vehicle developments promise to provide drivers with an efficient way to get from point A to point B while reducing their reliance on gasoline. These vehicles promise to be a tremendous ecological step up, minimizing emissions and optimizing performance through electric motors. Many major auto manufacturers are focusing their resources to provide drivers with an affordable and reliable el

Tesla Surpasses GM as America's Most Valuable Automotive Manufacturer

Tesla, Inc. has just passed General Motors, Co. as the most valuable car maker in America, thereby effectively stealing the limelight from the company that once ruled the automotive market of the United States. As of Monday morning, Tesla climbed as much as 3.5 percent in early trades of the day and has boosted its market capitalization up to $51 billion. At 9:35 a.m. Monday morning, the company w

Experts Believe Tesla May Make All Other Cars Obsolete

Vehicles that are capable of driving themselves may have once been the work of science fiction, but now they captivate the imagination of car enthusiasts all over the country. Fans of the Tesla brand, in particular, are excited as the manufacturer continues to make ground-breaking developments in the field of safety, efficiency and autonomous driving in vehicles. The company owned by Elon Musk is

Is Tesla Missing Out on the Auto Industry Boom?

In keeping up with their own trend, Tesla sold almost 80,000 vehicles in 2016. Each year, this automotive company sells more cars than it did the previous year. While it may make sense to some that CEO Elon Musk has confidence that his company will deliver 500,000 vehicles in 2018 alone with a million in the year 2020, others see this as overly ambitious. The upward sales trend for Tesla began wh

Tesla Vehicle Predicts Collision Seconds Before It Happens

With self-driving vehicles slowly becoming more and more advanced, many individuals are already excited to see what potential uses they could have on the road. It comes as no surprise that so many are already beginning to test out the vehicles for their practical applications. Self-driving cars use constantly calculating and adjusting algorithms to test road conditions and make sure that the drive

Autonomous Driving: Safety and the Double Standard

The development of autonomous cars has brought a new and exciting concept to everyday travel. Practically the entire automotive industry is on board with developing and testing their own autonomous vehicles. Even Silicon Valley has its hand in the mix, with Google creating its own autonomous prototypes. With over 33,000 deaths caused by auto accidents each year, automakers and safety regulators ar

Uber Releases Their Self-Driving Car

Companies have been racing to introduce a true self-driving car for a few years now. Big companies such as Tesla, Apple and Google have invested large amounts of money into autonomous vehicle technology. Today, Uber announced that they will be testing their self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh. Uber plans on testing out their self-driving technology with roughly two dozen Ford Fusions. Their engineers

The Rise of the Electric Vehicles

There has been much debate over the years about whether people should purchase an electric car or stay with a regular one. When it comes to driving the vehicle, many often assume that electric cars are slower than traditional cars with bulky gas engines, that they don’t look very appealing and then there's also the issue about recharging the battery on a long drive. This may be due to the first fe