Tesla

Tesla is a brand of all electric vehicles founded in 2003 by Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning in San Carlos, California. The company's first product was the Tesla Roadster, which has been joined by the Model S sedan. Named for the famous inventor and electrical engineer Nikola Tesla, the company is currently headed by its CEO and PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.


2015 Tesla Model S
MSRP: $69,900 - $105,000
2014 Tesla Model S
MSRP: $69,900 - $93,400
What do you really get for a $7,000 Tesla Powerwall home battery?

A deeper look at the costs and benefits of Tesla home energy storage unit, the Powerwall.
Autoblog editors pick their favorite designs of the last 10 years

Autoblog's editors have come up with their favorite designs of the last 10 years. The criteria was simple: pick a car, back it up, and get ready to argue.
Tesla autopassing tech could get by regulations with turn signal activation

It's One Way To Make The Driver Engage

To make its auto-passing system work with insurance liability in the real world, Tesla might force drivers to switch on their turn signal to activate the autonomous tech.

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2014 Tesla Model S
$80,988 / 7,363 miles / NJ
2014 Tesla Model S
$37,995 / 8,612 miles / NY
2013 Tesla Model S
$83,995 / 10,963 miles / NY
This Apple Watch can control a Tesla Model S

EV Connectivity Can Extend To Your Wrist

Remote S is an upcoming app for the Apple Watch that allows owners to take complete control over their Tesla Model S from their wrist. It's not Knight Rider, but it's close.
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Tesla Recalls Wall Charger Adapters To Prevent Overheating

Action is a result of overheating in owners' garages

Tesla Motor Company, maker of the Model S electric car, is recalling 29,222 wall charger adapters following reports of overheating in owners' garages.
Tesla recalling 29,000 Model S wall chargers to prevent overheating

Tesla's big wall charger adapter replacement program is about to get a lot bigger. For one thing, the replacement has become an official recall. Secondly, the number of affected adapters is higher than expected: 29,222 units.
Tesla recalling 439 Roadsters over auxiliary cable problems

Tesla is recalling some 439 Roadsters after discovering a redundant 12v auxiliary cable rubbing against a carbon fiber panel on a customer car. The cable, which helps power a variety of auxiliary electrical systems if the primary cable fails, will be inspected and fitted with a protective sleeve. Only 2.0 and 2.5 Roadsters have the cable, so early adopters with 1.5 models aren't affected by the recall. Full details after the jump.