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    BREAKING: Tesla shows future products in IPO road show, liquid-cooled motor and electronics

    Tesla future models – Click above for more slides from the road show
    var digg_url = ''; The long-delayed initial public offering for Tesla Motors is expected to happen as early as next week. Naturally, ...

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    Report: Honda buys $13.8 million worth of plug-in credits from Tesla

    One advantage of being an automaker that produces nothing but plug-in vehicles is earning zero-emissions credits. It's long been thought that those credits would at some point become a valuable commodity. Back in 2007 when Phoenix Motorcars was still around, a big chunk of its business plan ...

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    Pics Aplenty: TAG Heuer Tesla Roadster hits the road

    TAG Heuer Tesla Roadster Sport – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Following the unveiling of the TAG Heuer Roadster Sport at the Geneva Motor Show last week, Tesla has released a large batch of new photos of the one-off electric sports car. The new shots show the car, which was ...

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    Video: MT pits Tesla Roadster Sport against Porsche Boxster Spyder

    Tesla Roadster Sport versus Porsche Boxster Spyder – click above to watch video
    We've been fortunate enough to drive a number of different Tesla Roadster models now, including a week-long review that was just published. Owners of high performance sportscars like the Roadster sometimes like ...

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    Tesla employees going on 2,700 mile road trip from LA to Detroit

    Tesla Roadster #750 - click above for high res image gallery
    After delivering some 900 Tesla Roadsters, over a dozen employees are taking one on a road trip. Tesla will be back at the Detroit Auto Show next month and this time they're driving there. On Thursday, December 17, 16 Tesla employees ...

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    Tesla Roadster sets world EV record of 313 miles on single charge

    Simon Hackett and co-driver Emilis Prelgauskas with the record setting Roadster - click above for high-res image gallery
    It's no secret that how you drive influences a vehicle's efficiency. Case in point: This week's Global Green Challenge in Australia where Simon Hackett shipped his 2008 Tesla ...

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    Tesla to unveil Model S on March 26, hopes for DOE money by summer

    In a newsletter distributed today by Tesla Motors, CEO Elon Musk provides an update on the business including an announcement that a driveable prototype of the Model S would be unveiled on March 26. The Model S reveal will take place at the Southern California headquarters of Musk's other company, ...

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    Clarkson fires back over Top Gear/Tesla controversy

    Click above to watch Top Gear's review of the Tesla Roadster after the jump
    Extending the controversy between Tesla Motors and Top Gear even further, Jeremy Clarkson has offered his own opinion regarding the issues of the Roadster's battery capacity and brake failure while being run 'round the Top ...

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    Tesla responds to Top Gear's test of Roadster

    Click the image above to watch Top Gear's review of the Tesla Roadster after the jump
    Tesla Motors is crying foul on a few of the claims made by Jeremy Clarkson in his recent review of the electric Roadster. You might recall that Clarkson ran out of juice while flinging the slinky Lotus-derived ...

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    VIDEO: Jezza and the Stig take on the Tesla Roadster, for 55 miles!

    Click above to view the video after the jump
    Jeremy Clarkson finally got his chance to thrash a Tesla Roadster on the Top Gear test track during the most recent episode and things definitely went better than his time with the G-Wiz. Clarkson pitted the Tesla against its chassis progenitor, the ...

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    Tesla tangles with Tango EV on dragstrip, loses

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    Quick! What's the hottest electric car currently on the market? Did you say the Tesla Roadster? You may in fact be right, but there's another contender that you should consider before making up your mind so quickly. The fish-shaped all-electric Tango by Commuter Cars ...

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    BRABUS begins business of tuning the Tesla Roadster

    Click above for high-res gallery of the BRABUS Tesla Roadster
    As we move inexorably toward the electrification of cars, companies that have made a business out of tweaking engines for more power will have to make some significant changes to their business model. BRABUS is a company known as the ...

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    Tesla secures $40 million in financing

    Click above for a high res gallery of the Tesla Roadster v1.5
    Despite recent negative news surrounding Tesla Motors, the all-electric automaker has just secured $40 million in financing to move forward with ramping up production of its battery-powered sports car, the Tesla Roadster. It was just ...

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    Driven: 2009 Tesla Roadster v1.5

    Click above for high-res gallery of Tesla Roadster v1.5 var digg_url = ''; Last January we landed an exclusive first drive of the Tesla Roadster. We were impressed, but well aware that the particular two-gear model we drove that wet ...

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    Tesla not planning SUV based on Model S platform

    Two big British car magazines are reporting on some of Tesla's future product plans today following the latest promotional tour by SVP Marketing Darryl Siry. There isn't a whole lot new in the articles that hasn't already been reported here and on AutoblogGreen over the past year, but there were a ...

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    Tesla hires ex-Ford exec as new CFO

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Tesla Roadster.Tesla Motors continues its hiring spree by bringing on Deepak Ahuja to serve as the company's CFO. Ahuja comes by way of the Ford Motor Company, where he was heading up the project to bring small European Ford's to America. Prior to that, ...

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    Tables turned: Tesla Motors sued by transmission supplier Magna

    Birthing a car is always difficult, and Tesla has seen its share of problems. The biggest hurdle to getting its all-EV Roadsters in customers' garages has been the transmission. Initially the company wanted to have a two-speed unit, but the unit from its first supplier, X-Trac, wasn't durable ...

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    Tesla files suit against Fisker Automotive

    As we recently reported, rumors have been swirling regarding Henrik Fisker's involvement with Tesla Motors and its upcoming electric sedan prototype known as the WhiteStar. As is often the case, there's apparently some truth to the scuttlebutt, as Tesla has filed a lawsuit claiming that Fisker ...

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    EXCLUSIVE! AutoblogGreen experiences the Tesla Roadster in its natural habitat

    click above image for a high-res gallery of the Tesla RoadsterAnyone familiar with English B-roads can understand why classic British sports cars evolved the way they did. These roads rarely seem to go in a straight line for more than a few yards at a time and are narrow with little or no runoff ...


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