| May 14, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The Honda Accord overtook Toyota’s Prius hybrid as the bestselling vehicle in California during the first quarter of this year, according to the California New Car Dealers Assn.
The Prius had been the bestseller in the state for two consecutive...
| May 16, 2014
| 1:25 PM
What’s the secret to the kind of success that creates worldwide fame and brings in billions of dollars? “Work super hard!” Elon Musk told graduating seniors at USC.
What about entrepreneurial genius? An uncanny ability to ferret out...
| May 8, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. plunged after the electric car maker reported losing $49.8 million in the first quarter and outlined a host of challenges.
The Palo Alto automaker reported Wednesday that research and development expenses are rising,...
| May 9, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Tesla has been the talk of the automotive industry since the Tesla Motors Model S was announced.
Now, a man has put the no-gas electric vehicle to the test by driving 2,600 miles from Herkimer, N.Y. to Miami without spending a cent, WKTV reports. ...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, on Thursday unveiled an upgraded passenger version of the Dragon cargo ship NASA buys for resupply runs to the International Space Station.
Rather than parachuting down into the ocean, the new capsule is...
| Apr 22, 2014
Tesla Motors, the California-based maker of an all-electric four-passenger sedan highly touted by Consumer Reports magazine, plans to install a charging station exclusively for its Tesla S model -- the one the magazine calls "not only the best electric...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:38 AM
(Reuters) - On President's Day last month, about 40 electric-car advocates gathered under the rotunda of the state capitol in Olympia, Washington, where a lobbyist for Tesla Motors Inc urged them to rally against a bill that would prevent the carmaker...
| Mar 20, 2014
Re "The car dealers' racket," Opinion, March 17
So New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie endorsed a decision last week by the Motor Vehicle Commission to "protect consumers" and effectively kick Tesla out of the state by prohibiting it from selling its...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Although Tesla Motors sold fewer than 23,000 cars last year, an almost immeasurable amount of the 15.6 million vehicles Americans purchased last year, the electric car company is pushing technological change throughout the auto industry, according to...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Tesla Motors Inc. has announced plans to reinforce the undercarriage of about 16,000 cars with high-strength shields to reduce the risk of damage from a crash starting a fire.
Elon Musk, the electric car company’s chief executive, outlined the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Have Tesla Motors sales stalled?
That’s what analysts are asking after looking at the electric car company’s latest sales data.
Tesla sold about 1,600 of its Model S sports sedans in the U.S. in March, just slightly more than it sold in...