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Fastest on the track: Tesla Model S’s new record
Fastest on the track: Tesla Model S’s new record

The American electric car already held the record for this track: two years ago, the pre-production version of Plaid passed it in 1 minute 36.55 seconds. However, later, the prototype of the Lucid Air Dream Edition showed 1: 31.3, and a new variation of the “eski” with the same name Plaid completed the track in… More

Police stopped Tesla driverless at the wheel
Police stopped Tesla driverless at the wheel

In California, police stopped a Tesla Model 3 electric car, which was moving along the highway in autopilot mode. At the same time, there was no driver behind the wheel of the car. The owner of the electric car was found in the back seat of a Tesla. This is stated in the message of… More

Did you like Bitcoin? Tesla stops selling its electric cars for bitcoins
Did you like Bitcoin? Tesla stops selling its electric cars for bitcoins

Electric vehicle maker Tesla has ditched bitcoins as a means of payment. The head of the company, Elon Musk, wrote about this on Twitter. Elon Musk wrote: Tesla has suspended the sale of cars using Bitcoin. We are concerned about the rapid increase in the use of fossil fuels for mining and Bitcoin operations, especially… More

Tesla will learn not to buckle up at the wheel!
Tesla will learn not to buckle up at the wheel!

Tesla has received a patent for a new development that will not allow travel with an unfastened seat belt. A system called Improper seatbelt usage detection, or ISUD, will prevent a vehicle from moving if it detects an incorrect seatbelt use. Tesla applied for a patent back in 2019, but only got it now. By… More

Tesla Cybertruck spotted on New York City roads (video)
Tesla Cybertruck spotted on New York City roads (video)

The head of Tesla, Elon Musk, brought a prototype of the Cybertruck electric pickup truck to New York, which has not yet gone into production. The top manager himself arrived in this city to participate in a popular television show, and the car itself was shown at that time in the local showroom of the… More

Tesla’s plans for China
Tesla’s plans for China

The American company Tesla has abandoned plans to buy land to expand its Shanghai plant, Reuters reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the situation. According to them, the main reasons for the decision lie in the political plane and are associated with the growing tensions between the United States and China. Sources said that Tesla… More

Tesla may not introduce autonomous driving technology in 2021
Tesla may not introduce autonomous driving technology in 2021

In a conversation with Tesla engineers, it turned out that even they doubt the words of the company’s founder, who previously announced the release of a fully autonomous car by the end of 2021. “Tesla is currently not fully autonomous driving technology and is only at Level 2,” said one company spokesman. Recall that the… More

Tesla does not have time to produce electric cars – too much demand!
Tesla does not have time to produce electric cars – too much demand!

Tesla officials shared information on how the production and sales of new cars are going. In the first quarter, 180,338 new cars were assembled, but in the second quarter the result should be even better. It’s all about the rush demand for the brand’s products. Many vehicles still in production have already received reservations. At… More

Tesla Model 3 hacked with drone and Wi-Fi (video)
Tesla Model 3 hacked with drone and Wi-Fi (video)

Two computer security engineers demonstrated the vulnerability of the Tesla Model 3 electric car. Experts were able to hack into the car and remotely control some of its functions using a drone, reports Security Week. German experts took part in the experiment called “TBONE” (from the English T-bone – “kick in the side”): the CEO… More