Tesla Model S

Tesla to open Supercharger network to other EVs, Musk says

Jul 22, 2021

Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, has tweeted that the company has plans to open up access to its Supercharger network to other electric vehicle brands, potentially ending the exclusive rights that Tesla vehicles have enjoyed for...

Elon Musk confirms Tesla Model S Plaid+ has been cancelled

Jun 09, 2021

Elon Musk has once again taken to Twitter to break the hearts of fans and shareholders alike, announcing the cancellation of a highly-anticipated long-range, higher-performance version of the Model S, the Plaid+. The Plaid+ was...

Tesla’s driver-facing camera poses privacy concern – report

Mar 25, 2021

A report from US-based consumer advocacy group, Consumer Reports, has warned that Tesla’s in-car camera poses a serious privacy concern for the passengers. The benefits of studied footage could also outweigh the potential privacy risks....

2021 Tesla Model S Plaid+ revealed: 0-100 in 2.1, 1/4 mile in < 9.0 seconds

Jan 28, 2021

Tesla has unveiled the mildly facelifted 2021 Model S, bringing in a powerful new Plaid+ option, more screens inside, and an unusual chopped steering wheel, among other things. Let’s start with the all-important performance stuff....

Tesla Model S ‘Plaid’ testing continues, pushing hard at Nurburgring (video)

Nov 05, 2019

Tesla is continuing testing on the Nurburgring with its upcoming ‘Plaid’ high-performance package for the Model S. A prototype has been spotted again doing the rounds, featuring a very serious aero kit. It looks like...

Tesla Model S returns to Nurburgring, benchmark timing (video)

Oct 21, 2019

Tesla has been spotted once again testing some Model S prototypes around the Nurburgring in Germany, following previous runs at the track last month. This all started about a month ago when company boss Elon...

Tesla confirms Model S Plaid laps Nurburgring in 7:20

Sep 20, 2019

Tesla is still busy at the Nurburgring sorting out its new Model S Plaid powertrain, but now the company has confirmed the car is capable of lapping the circuit in 7:20. And there is still...

Tesla Model S timed at Nurburgring in 7:23, record pending (video)

Sep 18, 2019

zRemember the Tesla Model S spotted at the Nurburgring last week? It seems a specially-prepared version may have just set a lap record around the circuit for a four-door electric vehicle. In this latest spy...

Tesla Model S looking for Nurburgring record? P100D+ with ‘Plaid’ powertrain coming (video)

Sep 13, 2019

Tesla could be looking to have a go at taking the electric sedan Nurburgring lap record from Porsche, with company boss Elon Musk recently sending out Tweets that suggest an attempt is just around the...

2019 Tesla Model S, Model X updates; longer range, quicker 0-100km/h

Apr 24, 2019

Tesla has announced some updates for its Model S and Model X fully electric vehicles, with an all-new powertrain system helping to increase their official driving ranges and improve acceleration. The company says the updated...

Tesla posts first quarterly profit in 2 years

Oct 25, 2018

Tesla has reported its third quarter earnings, bagging a net income of US$312 million. This is the first profit for the company in two years, helped by rising production of the Model 3. The company...

Tesla Supercharger now open at Broadway Shopping Centre, Sydney

Feb 22, 2018

Tesla has expanded its Supercharger network in Australia, announcing a new station at the Broadway Shopping Centre, near Sydney CBD. Eight charging bays have been added to the car park, and they are available to...