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By David Herron ·
April 10, 2013

Tesla Motors Lobbies Texas Legislature To Allow Direct Sales

The company is seeking an exception that would allow it to sell electric cars directly to the public, as they are doing in other states.

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By Zach McDonald ·
April 09, 2013

Project 100 Pursues New Kind of Transportation for Las Vegas, Using Tesla Model S

Project 100, a new transportation-sharing enterprise based in downtown Las Vegas, will purchase 100 Tesla Model S sedans, the largest vehicle order Tesla has received in its short history. But the significance of Project 100 doesn’t come from the number of Teslas it plans to put on Las Vegas streets—the project is a new spin on ride-sharing that connects a variety of transportation options including bikes, shuttles and neighborhood electric vehicles for a single monthly fee dreamed up by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh.

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By David Herron ·
April 02, 2013

Tesla Motors Offers Lease Program for Model S

With the new financing program, Tesla Motors hopes to make the Model S more affordable to a broader range of customers, while giving customers peace of mind with a guaranteed residual value, and the convenience of being able to return the Model S to Tesla.

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By Jim Motavalli ·
April 01, 2013

Tesla's Good Day: Stock Soars on "Full Profitability" Announcement

Tesla announces a profitable quarter, and announces some changes—that customers will love—to the Model S. A big Elon Musk investment announcement is coming.

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By Eric Loveday ·
March 12, 2013

Tesla Motors to Expand European Operations

Tesla Motors debuted the production Model S and Model X prototype at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. But the company's more important European news was not related to either vehicle. It was Tesla's focus on expanding operations in Europe as is its next step.

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By Zach McDonald ·
February 15, 2013

What to Make of Tesla’s Latest Media Feud?

Yesterday, Elon Musk and New York Times writer John Broder hashed out a dispute over Broder’s February 10 article titled “Stalled Out on Tesla’s Electric Highway”. At the end of the day though, the squabble has everything to do with the personalities and prejudices of its participants and relatively little to do with the Model S.

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By Nick Kurczewski ·
February 06, 2013

Tesla Motors Introduces Mobile App for Model S Sedan

Tesla Motors yesterday launched a new free mobile app for its Model S sedan. Judging from the initial reviews online, users are very impressed with its everyday usability and sleek functionality.

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By Jim Motavalli ·
January 24, 2013

A Passionate Love Affair: Tesla Model S Owners and Their Cars

How happy are early-stage owners of this high-performance all-electric sedan? Very happy indeed.

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By Eric Loveday ·
January 14, 2013

Tesla to Offer CHAdeMO Adaptor on Model S Sold in Japan; Is U.S. Next?

Is your Tesla Model S capable of charging at a CHAdeMO-equipped station? Well, that may eventually be possible as Tesla Motors just announced that it will offer a CHAdeMO adaptor when the Model S launches in Japan in mid-2013. Will the U.S. be next in line to get this adaptor?

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By Eric Loveday ·
January 10, 2013

MarketWatch Analyst: Tesla Dangerously Low on Cash

Wall Street Journal's tech investor John Shinal claimed that Tesla's existence may soon come to an end if additional funding isn't quickly secured. Is this astute analysis or alarmist anti-EV sentiment?

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