Tag: Roadster

Apr 8, 2022 - 01:09 pm

Tesla opens the new Austin gigafactory

Tesla has officially opened its factory in Austin in the US state of Texas. This is where the Model Y is produced with the new 4680 cells, which are also manufactured on site and integrated into the new structural battery pack. In addition, Elon Musk announced a new model.



Jan 29, 2021 - 02:04 pm

Tesla Semi & Cybertruck dependent on 4680 cells

Elon Musk has concretised the timetables for the future models in the wake of the latest earnings call. Tesla could launch the Semi electric truck and Cybertruck pickup as early as now, but a bottleneck has grown around the battery cells.

Oct 27, 2020 - 11:58 am

Tesla investing in US production capacities

Tesla plans to invest 4.5 to 6.0 billion US dollars in 2021 and 2022 respectively to expand its production capacities for electric cars and batteries. This was revealed in a statement to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).



Apr 23, 2020 - 01:09 pm

Tripping through time with Tesla

US presenter and car enthusiast Jay Leno released a video with previously unknown footage from 2008 showing Elon Musk introducing him to the first Tesla Roadster ever produced in series. And of course, Leno didn’t miss the chance to test the BEV himself.

Nov 11, 2019 - 12:04 pm

Tesla Roadster available in tiny

The new Tesla Roadster can now be ordered in the USA and Canada – at least as a 1:18 scale model car. The little Tesla Roadster is based on the 3D design data of the real prototype in every detail. The little Tesla Roadster is made up of 180 metal and plastic parts and costs […]

Sep 12, 2019 - 10:56 am

Most powerful Tesla powertrain called Plaid

A Model S equipped a ‚Plaid‘ powertrain (think Ludicrous mode but Spaceballs) has set a new record on the Laguna Seca Raceway in California. More so, the electric car has already been spotted testing at the Nürburgring in Germany.

Jun 3, 2019 - 12:40 pm

Tesla extends free charging offer for Model S & X

In April the Tesla Model S and Model X received some improvements. Pre-produced vehicles without these improvements will be sold until the end of June with an added treat: free supercharging. There is also news regarding the pickup and roadster.

Jan 10, 2019 - 11:41 am

Tesla to discontinue 75 kWh versions of Model S and X

Tesla is taking the 75 kWh versions of Model S and Model X off the market. Elon Musk announced via Twitter that the last orders for this version of the two models can only be taken until this Sunday evening. Meanwhile, Musk announced the new Roadster would take off, quite literally.

Mar 19, 2018 - 02:32 pm

Tesla Roadster: Sexing up electric cars since 2008

Almost to the day ten years ago, Tesla started producing the Roadster. Their mission to make electric cars sexy has since changed from r-evolutionising the car industry to turning the world’s energy supply around and while Tesla now works 3 models at a time, some things have not changed.

Feb 20, 2018 - 04:39 pm

Skoda is on a mission to Mars

With a tongue-in-cheek challenge to Tesla, Skoda has launched its own Mars mission. In the video, one can see the driver preparing for their journey, checking all the vehicle features and programming their destination into the navigation system.

Feb 8, 2018 - 12:26 pm

There’s a Roadster waiting in the sky

Real news first: SpaceX has mastered the art of shooting and landing rockets. Big business awaits the Falcon Heavy. Now the curious news. To prove their case, they shot a Tesla Roadster into space with an astronaut dummy on board.

Nov 17, 2017 - 04:44 pm

New Tesla Roadster to hit the stores by 2020

During Tesla’s semi truck event, CEO Elon Musk had a surprise up his sleeve — a new version of the Tesla Roadster. The base model will start at 200,000 Dollars. Interested parties can place their deposits today. It can seat four and travel 620 miles (1,000 km) on a single charge.

Found on electrive.com
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