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
Tesla starts selling used Model S EVs online

Big Savings Not Readily Available

Tesla ads a pre-owned section to its website, giving customers (in some areas at least) the chance to buy a used Model S online, just not at an especially substantial discount.
Hong Kong billionaire ex-convict wants to take on Tesla

Billionaire Looks To Capitalize On China's Growing EV Market

Hong Kong businessman and ex-con eyes Tesla Motors with electric-bus company investment.
Was the Tesla hack just some kid messing around?

Prank Reportedly Came From Finnish Teenage Hacker

Illinois family is targeted in cyber prank involving fake Tesla promotion.

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2013 Tesla Model S
/ 24,461 miles / MD
2014 Tesla Model S
$82,997 / 2,573 miles / VA
2013 Tesla Model S
$81,887 / 23,985 miles / MD
Dodge Charger Hellcat and Tesla Model S P85D in Motor Trend Head 2 Head battle

One has James Bond Mode, Insane Mode, Creep Mode, and, yes, Insane Creep Mode. The other has 707 horsepower and is a heck of a lot cheaper. But which one is the bigger American badass?
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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.