Tag: Tesla

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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Tesla Model 3 Driver Praises Car’s Stability After Getting Sideswiped

Cameras onboard a Tesla Model 3 captured the moment in which the electric sedan  was struck by a crossover in the dead of night. The incident occurred last month in Deerfield Beach, Florida, southbound on i95. The video description states that it was 2 AM in the morning. However, that’s not all the driver of […]

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Relive Chris Harris’s Review Of The Tesla Model 3 Performance

One of the most intriguing reviews from season 27 of Top Gear featured Chris Harris, the Tesla Model 3 Performance, and three of the market’s finest European sports sedans. The review kicked off with a drag race between the all-electric Tesla, a Mercedes-AMG C 63 S, an Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio and a BMW M3. […]

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Tesla Pickup Has a Reveal Date; Availability Still TBD

<img data-attachment-id="1692504" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932.jpeg" data-orig-size="906,537" 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 pickup teaser" data-image-description=" tesla ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-450×267.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-610×362.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1692504 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-610×362.jpeg” alt width=”610″ height=”362″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-610×362.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-75×44.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-450×267.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-768×455.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932-120×71.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/tesla-pickup-teaser-e1571165823932.jpeg 906w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> If you’re eagerly anticipating next year’s launch of the redesigned Ford F-150, Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s past […]

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Tesla-Swapped Porsche 911 E-RWB Joins The Electric Side At SEMA

It’s a sign of the times when a renowned tuner specializing in older Porsche 911s unveils its first electric conversion. Meet the Porsche 911 E-RWB, Rauh-Welt Begriff’s first ever Tesla-powered custom build. Described as RWB’s fastest and most powerful Porsche 911 ever, the E-RWB packs the drivetrain from a Tesla Model S Performance. The electric […]

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Yo, Yo, Yo, James May Has A New Sick Car And It’s Not A Ferrari

Contrary to his nickname – Captain Slow, James May loves fast cars and, particularly, Ferraris. Over the years, he has owned quite a few of them, such as the 308 GTB or 458 Speciale. His car collection also includes the marvelous Alpine A110, which is made by the resurrected Alpine brand under Renault Sport’s close […]

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Porsche Taycan Turbo S Goes Head To Head With The Tesla Model S Performance

The comparison we all patiently waited has arrived, as the range-topping Porsche Taycan Turbo S is facing the Tesla Model S in Top Gear’s latest video review. Porsche’s first electric model has been branded as the nemesis of the Tesla Model S, despite the clear difference in pricing; however, given that there are no full-size […]

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Bob Lutz Tears Into The Tesla Model Y, Calls It “Terminally Ugly”

In a recent interview on the Autoline Network, former GM chairman Bob Lutz addressed Tesla’s current situation within the car industry, while also completely tearing into the Model Y’s styling. That particular segment takes place at around the 31:30 minute mark of the video, when Lutz was quoted as saying: “The Model Y, I think […]

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tesla’s new solar roof tiles are hydrographically printed to resemble french slate

tesla has launched the third version of its solar roof tile. called solarglass, the product is designed to look just like normal roof tiles when installed on a house, while doubling as solar panels to generate power. images courtesy of tesla tesla released official details on friday, saying that it will begin installations in the […]

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Tesla’s ‘Smart Summon’ Doesn’t Act So Smart In Parking Lot Incident

Tesla has been criticized in the past for having its owners essentially beta test ais dvanced semi-autonomous driving functions on public roads, and the exact same argument has been made for the recently-introduced ‘Smart Summon’ feature. The function, rolled out officially in late September, allows owners to operate their Tesla through a smartphone as long […]

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A Little Trouble in Big China? Tesla Prices Model 3 for Upmarket Tastes

<img data-attachment-id="1694490" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851.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 showroom china" data-image-description=" B.Zhou/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1694490″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_1308443851.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Eager to minimize import costs, Tesla has made impressive progress laying down roots in China. The company secured […]

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