Tesla Cars

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
2015 Tesla Model S
MSRP:
$69,900
Engine:
MPG:
94 City / 97 HWY
2014 Tesla Model S
2014 Tesla Model S
MSRP:
$69,900
Engine:
MPG:
94 City / 97 HWY
Tesla Model X is seriously fast and really expensive

The Tesla Model X Signature Series isn't cheap at $132,000, but option it with the Ludicrous Speed upgrade to hit 60 miles per hour in just 3.2 seconds.
What's going on with Tesla's new lithium supply deal?

Deposits May Be Key To Cutting Li-Ion Battery Costs At Gigafactory

Tesla may or may not have reached an agreement for lithium procurement from northern Mexico.
Tesla has now installed over 500 Superchargers around the world

Milestone Reached In Town Outside Of Dusseldorf, Germany

Tesla Motors surpasses 500 Supercharger installations worldwide in fewer than three years.

For Sale

2013 Tesla Model S
$59,924 / 15,125 miles / VA
2012 Tesla Model S
$63,000 / 26,032 miles / MD
2014 Tesla Model S
$75,993 / 9,724 miles / MD
Tesla Model S broke Consumer Reports' rating system

The 2015 Tesla Model S P85D did so well in Consumer Reports' test that the EV actually broke the ratings system. It was the highest-rated car CR has ever tested.
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.