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March 1, 2024 at 1:02 PM

Activists build treehouses to protest Tesla's plans to expand its plant near Berlin

Environmental activists are staging a protest in a forest near Berlin against plans to expand the grounds of electric car maker Tesla’s first plant in Europe and are vowing to stay in place for weeks
March 1, 2024 at 1:02 PM
Activists build treehouses to protest Tesla's plans to expand its plant near Berlin
February 29, 2024 at 1:51 PM

Ford electric vehicle owners can now charge on Tesla's network, but they'll need an adapter first

Owners of Ford electric vehicles can now use much of Tesla’s charging network in the U.S. and Canada, but there’s a hitch
February 29, 2024 at 1:51 PM
Ford EV owners can now charge on Tesla's network, but they'll need an adapter first
1 month ago

Tesla recalls nearly 200,000 vehicles

The recalls are due to a software problem with the rearview camera.
1 month ago
Tesla recalls nearly 200,000 vehicles
1 month ago

Tesla recalls 200k cars over camera issue

Tesla is recalling nearly 200,000 vehicles in the U.S. because the backup camera may not display an image.
1 month ago
Tesla recalls 200k cars over camera issue
1 month ago

Tesla recalls 200,000 cars over backup camera

Tesla is recalling nearly 200,000 vehicles because the backup camera can malfunction while the car is in reverse, increasing the risk of a crash.
1 month ago
Tesla recalls 200,000 cars over backup camera
1 month ago

Tesla stock plummets more than 10% after earnings miss expectations

Tesla also warned of sluggish production in 2024.
1 month ago
Tesla stock plummets more than 10% after earnings miss expectations
2 months ago

Elon Musk wants more control of Tesla. Why some experts say it could be risky

The move would tie the company's fate closer to its high-profile founder.
2 months ago
Elon Musk wants more control of Tesla. Here's why
2 months ago

Cybertruck arrives, manual mania and a hybrid renaissance: The biggest surprises in autos for 2023

The trends that shook up the automotive industry in 2023.
2 months ago
Manual mania, Cybertruck's arrival: 5 shockers in the auto industry
3 months ago

Tesla recalls 2 million vehicles over autopilot safety issue, government agency says

Tesla will release a software update for the cars.
3 months ago
Tesla recalls 2 million vehicles over autopilot safety issue, government agency says
3 months ago

Tesla recalling more than 2 million cars

The move comes due to issues with their popular autopilot feature.
3 months ago
Tesla recalling more than 2 million cars
3 months ago

Tesla to recall more than 2 million cars

The recall is due to an issue with the Autopilot feature and comes after a two-year investigation by the NHTSA into a series of crashes.
3 months ago
Tesla to recall more than 2 million cars
3 months ago

New ‘Cyber Trucks’ released by Tesla

The first futuristic style vehicle has been released to only a dozen customers and their new all-wheel drive feature is said to be coming next year.
3 months ago
New ‘Cyber Trucks’ released by Tesla
3 months ago

What to know about the Tesla Cybertruck ahead of its delivery event

The company will make the first deliveries of the Cybertruck on Thursday.
3 months ago
What to know about the Tesla Cybertruck ahead of its delivery event
3 months ago

First Tesla Cybertruck deliveries to be made Thursday

The original Cybertruck prototype was revealed four years ago.
3 months ago
First Tesla Cybertruck deliveries to be made Thursday
5 months ago

EEOC files federal lawsuit against Tesla, alleging discrimination, retaliation against Black employees

Tesla, the electric car company, is facing accusations of racial harassment and discrimination against Black employees outlined in a federal lawsuit filed by the EEOC.
5 months ago
EEOC sues Tesla, alleging race discrimination and retaliation against Black employees
10 months ago

Man shot dead at Tesla charging station in Colorado

The incident occurred around 9:30 a.m. local time in a parking lot in Edgewater, in the Denver area, authorities said.
10 months ago
Man shot dead at Tesla charging station in Colorado
1 year ago

Tesla to open new battery factory

The company will open a factory in Shanghai to produce “mega pack” batteries that will be able to supply power to local grids where demand is high.
1 year ago
Tesla to open new battery factory
1 year ago

Tesla owner sues automaker, alleging privacy violation

The owner's lawsuit comes after a Reuters report that said a small group of former Tesla employees shared videos recorded by cameras inside the cars.
1 year ago
Tesla owner sues automaker, alleging privacy violation
1 year ago

Tesla posts record for quarterly deliveries

The car company said it built 441,000 electric vehicles and delivered more than 422,000 electric vehicles in the first three months of 2023.
1 year ago
Tesla posts record for quarterly deliveries
1 year ago

How Rolls-Royce is winning over Tesla owners and millennials

The marque's latest models command a 12-month wait time.
1 year ago
How this automaker is stealing sales from Tesla
1 year ago

NHTSA investigating fatal crash where Tesla plowed into parked firetruck

NHTSA has opened a special investigation into a fatal Tesla crash in California last month that will look at the vehicle's advanced driver assistance system.
1 year ago
Feds investigating fatal crash where Tesla plowed into parked firetruck
1 year ago

Tesla cuts US Model S and Model X prices

The move from Tesla follows a cut in January that slashed prices as much as 20%.
1 year ago
Tesla cuts US Model S and Model X prices
1 year ago

Deadly crashes involving Teslas kill 5 over the weekend

On Saturday, a driver was killed in Northern California, and four people were killed late Friday night on New York's Long Island. Both crashes are under investigation.
1 year ago
Deadly crashes involving Teslas kill 5 over the weekend
1 year ago

Tesla recalls more than 360,000 vehicles

Tesla is recalling up to 362,758 cars equipped with its full self-driving beta software or pending installation over concerns it can increase the risk of a crash.
1 year ago
Tesla recalls more than 360,000 vehicles
1 year ago

Tesla recalls more than 362K vehicles over self-driving software

A federal agency said Tesla's Full Self-Driving software increased the risk of accidents.
1 year ago
Tesla recalls more than 362K vehicles over self-driving software
1 year ago

Man shot outside Tesla distribution center in California

A 26-year-old man was shot outside a Tesla Distribution Center in California. The suspect fled the area.
1 year ago
Man shot outside Tesla distribution center in California
1 year ago

Controversial firings follow Tesla union launch. Will the organizing effort win?

The organizing effort faces formidable challenges despite a U.S. labor resurgence.
1 year ago
Controversial firings follow Tesla union launch. Will the organizing effort win?
1 year ago

Tesla recalling more than 360,000 cars over potential crash risk, agency says

The Tesla cars are equipped with Full Self-Driving Beta software, the NHTSA said.
1 year ago
Tesla recalling more than 360K cars over potential crash risk
1 year ago

Tesla to open some of its charging stations, as Biden seeks to expand US network

Tesla, for the first time, will open a portion of its U.S. Supercharger and Destination Charger network
1 year ago
Tesla to open some of its charging stations, as Biden seeks to expand US network
1 year ago

Tesla to open more charging stations as Biden seeks to expand US network

Tesla plans to share about 7,500 charging stations before the end of 2024.
1 year ago
Tesla to open more charging stations as Biden seeks to expand US network
1 year ago

Tesla erupts in flames on California highway

Fire officials in Sacramento said a Tesla Model S burst into flames when its battery compartment spontaneously caught fire.
1 year ago
Tesla erupts in flames on California highway
1 year ago

Tesla slashes car prices as much as 20%

Tesla faces weakening demand amid heightened competition.
1 year ago
Tesla slashes car prices as much as 20%
1 year ago

Tesla stock plummets after disappointing sales report

The company has lost nearly three-quarters of its value since CEO Elon Musk began investing in Twitter.
1 year ago
Tesla stock plummets after disappointing sales report
1 year ago

Tesla stock plummeted 12% in a single day. Here's why

The losses at Tesla wiped nearly $50 billion from the company's value and elicited scrutiny of CEO Elon Musk.
1 year ago
Why Tesla stock plummeted 12% in a single day
1 year ago

Tesla stock has plummeted since Elon Musk took over Twitter. Here's why.

Shares of Tesla have fallen 45% in two months since Elon Musk acquired Twitter.
1 year ago
Tesla stock has plummeted since Elon Musk took over Twitter. Here's why.
1 year ago

Question raised in multibillion-dollar lawsuit over Elon Musk Tesla tweet

A judge in a lawsuit over a tweet Elon Musk sent in 2018 about Tesla has asked for an explanation about a calculation.
1 year ago
Question raised in multibillion-dollar lawsuit over Elon Musk Tesla tweet
1 year ago

By the Numbers: Elon Musk unloads Tesla stock

A look at the numbers behind Elon Musk selling billions of dollars of Tesla stock following his recent purchase of Twitter.
1 year ago
By the Numbers: Elon Musk unloads Tesla stock
1 year ago

Tesla redesigning Model 3: Report

A redesign of the Tesla model, which aims to make the inside of the car less complicated, is now underway, according to Reuters.
1 year ago
Tesla redesigning Model 3: Report
1 year ago

Tesla recalling more than 320K vehicles

Tesla has identified a software issue that can cause taillights to randomly go off.
1 year ago
Tesla recalling more than 320K vehicles
1 year ago

Tesla recalls 1 million vehicles

Windows on affected Tesla vehicles may cause bodily injury when automatically closing, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, cautioned.
1 year ago
Tesla recalls 1 million vehicles
1 year ago

Tesla recalls 1 million vehicles over faulty windows

Tesla is recalling nearly 1.1 million vehicles in the U.S. because the windows can pinch a person's fingers when being rolled up.
1 year ago
Tesla recalls 1 million vehicles over faulty windows
2 years ago

Tesla splits its stock

Tesla shares are now more accessible to investors.
2 years ago
Tesla splits its stock
2 years ago

Tesla split its stock. Here's what that means

Shares usually rise over the year following a split, according to one study.
2 years ago
Tesla split its stock. Here's what that means
2 years ago

Tesla to hike price of Full Self-Driving software by 25%

The price hike for the self-driving system comes amid continued scrutiny over the system’s safety.
2 years ago
Tesla to hike price of Full Self-Driving software by 25%
2 years ago

Elon Musk says Tesla is raising price of 'Full Self-Driving' software to $15,000

The move, announced by Elon Musk, raises the price by $3,000, which amounts to a 25% hike.
2 years ago
Tesla raises price of its 'Full Self-Driving' software
2 years ago

Tesla aims to help distracted drivers keep their focus

Tesla's software update allows its vehicles to scan for potholes and adjust the suspension to avoid damage.
2 years ago
Tesla aims to help distracted drivers keep their focus
2 years ago

Tesla vehicle sparks fire weeks after crash

Firefighters in California say a Tesla vehicle sparked a fire at a junkyard three weeks after sustaining major damage in an accident.
2 years ago
Tesla vehicle sparks fire weeks after crash
2 years ago

Former employees file lawsuit against Tesla for allegedly violating federal law

Two employees are claiming the company laid them off without giving required advance notice.
2 years ago
Former employees file lawsuit against Tesla for allegedly violating federal law
2 years ago

Elon Musk orders Tesla employees to return to full-time in-person work

The Tesla CEO reportedly sent an email to company executives that said, “remote work is no longer acceptable," in a policy that was made public in reports.
2 years ago
Elon Musk orders Tesla employees to return to full-time in-person work
2 years ago

'Elon Musk Crash Course' director discusses Tesla's autopilot

ABC News' Phil Lipof speaks with New York Times technology correspondent and director of the documentary "Elon Musk's Crash Course" about the ongoing safety saga of Musk's self-driving Tesla.
2 years ago
'Elon Musk Crash Course' director discusses Tesla's autopilot