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Summon Your Tesla from Your Phone

By Tesla Motors Team Last Fall, Tesla Version 7.0 software introduced a range of new Autopilot active safety and convenience features to give you more confidence behind the wheel, increase your safety on the road, and make highway driving more enjoyable. The release of Tesla Version 7.1 software continues our improvements to self-driving technology. This Read More …

Tesla Delivers 17,400 Vehicles in Q4 2015

Total 2015 Deliveries Were 50,580 PALO ALTO, CA – Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) Q4 deliveries consisted of 17,192 Model S vehicles and 208 Model X vehicles. (507 Model X vehicles were produced during Q4 with the remainder to be delivered in early Q1.) Q4 Model S deliveries were approximately 48% more than our prior quarterly record and Read More …

Your Autopilot Has Arrived

By Tesla Motors Team Tesla’s commitment to developing and refining the technologies to enable self-driving capability is a core part of our mission. In October of last year we started equipping Model S with hardware to allow for the incremental introduction of self-driving technology: a forward radar, a forward-looking camera, 12 long-range ultrasonic sensors positioned to Read More …

Tesla Announces $500 Million Common Stock Offering

Proceeds to Accelerate Growth of Business, Including Tesla Energy, and Development of Model 3 and Gigafactory PALO ALTO, CA – Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $500 million of additional shares of common stock in an underwritten registered public offering. In addition, Tesla intends to Read More …

Three Dog Day, By Elon Musk

First, I should address something that might be on your mind, like: “Where the heck is the Model X and the Model 3!? You should really get on that.” Don’t worry, those remain our focus and good progress is being made on both. X is on track for first deliveries in two months and Model Read More …

SolarCity’s Homebuilder Program Announces Energy Storage and California Fixed-Rate Pricing

SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY) today announced energy storage for new homes and a special low, fixed-rate solar power offering for California homebuilders and their buyers. Founded in 2011, the SolarCity Homebuilder Program currently works with builders across the nation to give many new home buyers the option to add solar power systems without increasing the home’s Read More …

Direct-to-consumer auto sales: It’s not just about Tesla

By Marina Lao, Debbie Feinstein, and Francine Lafontaine A fundamental principle of competition is that consumers – not regulation – should determine what they buy and how they buy it. Consumers may benefit from the ability to buy cars directly from manufacturers – whether they are shopping for luxury cars or economy vehicles. The same Read More …

Tesla and Reposit Power Team Up with ARENA Supported Storage Solution

Reposit Power has announced it is combining its GridCredits storage system with Tesla’s Powerwall Home Battery. The intelligent GridCredits system has been designed to work with battery storage hardware and will be available with other batteries in addition to Tesla’s. Reposit launched a Canberra based trial of GridCredits late last year, supported by $445,000 ARENA Read More …