Tag: tesla model x

Consumer Reports Names The Chevrolet Camaro And Colorado The Least Reliable Cars In America

Consumer Reports has released its Annual Auto Reliability Survey which found a number of automakers have improved over the past year. While the publication has publicly criticized Tesla in the past, the company’s reliability has climbed from last year. As a result, both the Model 3 and Model S have received the coveted “Recommend” rating. […]

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Model X And Forester Engage In Highway “Battle” – But Is The Subaru Driver The Only One To Blame?

The driver of a Tesla Model X was nearly rammed by a Subaru Forester, with the former claiming that it was a case of road rage. According to InsideEVs, both of these videos (angles) were provided to the Colorado State Patrol, resulting in two tickets being issued to the Subaru driver, one for reckless driving […]

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Can An Old, $22k Porsche Cayenne Turbo Take On The Tesla Model X?

Can you beat a Tesla Model X off the line with a seven-year old SUV that’s completely stock? Well, if it’s got a Porsche badge on it, then you can at least try… This drag race comes courtesy of The Fast Lane Car YouTube channel, and sees a new $87,000 Tesla Model X dual-motor (not […]

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Pre-2018 Teslas Can Become Bricked Due To Worn-Out Flash Storage Chips

At least three independent Tesla repair professionals have revealed that worn-out flash storage chips used in Model S and Model Xs built before 2018 can spontaneously brick the EVs. Vice reports that a flash storage chip used by Tesla dubbed eMMC and mated to a board known as ‘MCU1’ often goes bad because Tesla is […]

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Tesla Under Investigation For Pushing Software Update Instead Of Recalling Potentially Defective Batteries

While countless Tesla owners were causing havoc in parking lots across the country, others were hoping the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration would force the automaker to conduct a recall. In an investigation notice (PDF), the NHTSA revealed their Office of Defects Investigation received a petition requesting the agency look into a battery management software […]

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