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 - $104,500
2014 Tesla Model S
MSRP: $69,900 - $93,400
New Tesla Roadster battery due in August

No Word On If This Update Will Allow Supercharging

Battery upgrade and aero tweaks for the Tesla Roadster 3.0 are likely to go on sale in August, according to a tweet from Elon Musk.
AAA ranks Tesla Model S P85D best green car of 2015, Versa is best value

EV's Spot At The Top Secured For Second Year In A Row

The 2015 AAA Green Car Guide is back to rank the vehicles in the segment. The organization gave the top spot to the Tesla Model S once again, but named the Nissan Versa SV the best buy.
Elon Musk makes minimum wage at Tesla

Elon Musk will once again be paid the minimum required by California state law, earning just $37,440. And yes, that actually represents a raise.

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2013 Tesla Model S
$71,000 / 9,341 miles / MD
2013 Tesla Model S
$81,887 / 23,985 miles / MD
2012 Tesla Model S
$67,000 / 26,032 miles / MD
Tesla hotel driver planning million-dollar road trip

Steve Sasman Wants To Make His EV The Most-Photographed Car Of The Summer

Steve Sasman, the man behind the Tesla hotel, is taking a 20,000-mile drive in his Model S for four months this summer across the US and Canada. To raise money, he is selling sponsorship to wrap around his car and also wants to invite people along for part of the ride for his video show.
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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.