Tag: Tesla Model 3

Motorcyclist Caught Smashing Off Tesla Model 3 Mirror

The cameras of a Tesla Model 3 have captured the moment a motorcyclist in the U.S. broke off a mirror from the electric sedan while driving on a motorway. Tesla Model 3 owner, Brandon McGowen, was traveling along a highway in Lincoln, California when a motorcyclist, riding a Suzuki, gradually merged into the left lane […]

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Tesla Delivers Around 97,000 Vehicles In Q3, Falls Short Of 100,000 Goal

Tesla announced that it delivered roughly 97,000 vehicles in the third quarter of 2019, falling just short of Elon Musk’s goal of exceeding 100,000 quarterly deliveries for the first time in the company’s history. The Verge reports that this number means the electric automaker has shifted approximately 255,000 vehicles this year, more than its 2018 […]

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AAA Finds Pedestrian Detection Systems Lacking, “Completely Ineffective At Night”

Automatic emergency braking systems with pedestrian detection are becoming more common, but a recent test by AAA shows they’re far from perfect. The test examined four mid-size sedans – including the Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Accord, Tesla Model 3 and Toyota Camry – equipped with an automatic emergency braking system with pedestrian detection. They were put […]

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Tesla Model 3 Is Officially The Netherlands’ Best-Selling Car

Tesla’s has been having great success in Europe, with the American EV-maker claiming the best-seller crown in the Netherlands with the Model 3, dethroning the VW Polo. The company sold 5,768 Model 3 sedans last month, marking an almost four-fold jump from August, as per Dutch motor traders association, Bovag. Meanwhile, demand for the Model […]

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Driven: 2019 Tesla Model 3 Performance Is Charged With Appeal

When I was a kid, the thought of a mass-market, all-electric performance car was nigh impossible to comprehend. Growing up, I was surrounded by internal combustion-engined vehicles, with or without forced induction. Car companies worked tirelessly to create performance engines with character and intoxicating exhaust notes. However, a new age is upon us and it […]

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Have A Listen At The Tesla Model 3’s Pedestrian Warning Sound

One of the issues that popped up with the rise of electric cars is that, apart from tire noise, they’re totally silent, so pedestrians can’t hear them coming, especially at low speeds – and, since not every one is having their eyes on the road, this could result in accidents. The solution legislators and automakers […]

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Tesla Model 3 Aces IIHS Safety Tests, Nabs Top Safety Pick+ Award

Thinking of buying a Tesla Model 3? Well, apart from the rest of its advantages, you can now rest easy knowing that it’s got top-notch safety credentials too, as it was tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, who awarded it with the highest possible rating: Top Safety Pick+. The electric sedan scored a […]

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Safety Boast Sparked Back-and-forth With Feds, Subpoenas, Docs Reveal

<img data-attachment-id="1582578" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1.jpg" data-orig-size="2040,1360" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla-model-3" data-image-description=" Tesla Model 3 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1582578 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg” alt=”Tesla Model 3, Image: Tesla” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration took exception to Tesla’s suggestion that a person is […]

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Tesla shares jump 7% on record car deliveries

(Reuters) – Tesla set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7% after hours on Tuesday. Tesla did not comment on profit – which is still elusive – but the robust deliveries could help jumpstart investor sentiment on […]

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Don’t Expect a $35,000 Tesla Model 3 in China or Australia

<img data-attachment-id="1675498" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="tesla model 3" data-image-description=" Aleksei Potov/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675498″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_789327727-1.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Months after promising a $35,000 base Model 3 in the United States, Tesla appears to have […]

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Tesla’s Stock Offering Bought It Limited Time, Email Shows

<img data-attachment-id="1577969" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994.jpg" data-orig-size="868,579" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla-model-3" data-image-description=" Tesla ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1577969 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg” alt=”tesla-model-3″ width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994.jpg 868w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Ten months. That’s how long Tesla’s CEO claims this month’s offering of $2.7 billion in stock and convertible notes […]

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