Keeping Tesla Public Won’t Save Elon Musk From the SECor Angry Investors

On Friday evening, as the moon hung high over the US’s East Coast, public announcements shot out of Silicon Valley. Tesla, the electrified free spirit of the automaking macrocosm, would abide public after all. Two weeks after announcing he was…

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On Teslas path to privatization, Morgan Stanley halts equity coverage of electric automaker

Morgan Stanley is no longer equity coverage on Tesla’s broth, the second largest firm to drop its broth rating on the electric automaker since CEO Elon Musk announced plans via Twitter to take the company private. Tesla declined to comment….

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This Week in the Future of Cars: Honey We Broke the Future

If any one thing propelled Tesla’s meteoric rise from a small Silicon Valley startup to one of the world’s most famous and evoking companionships, it’s Elon Musk. Every scrap of bulletin about the company now draws headlines, as its outspoken,…

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Why Saudi Arabia Would Want to Invest in Elon Musk and Tesla

At first blush, Elon Musk and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia may appear to be strange bedfellows. The latter is a nation that owes its massive capital to Big Oil, and the former is a Silicon Valley industrialist determined to…

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This Week in the Future of Cars: Show Me the Money

On Tuesday afternoon, Tesla CEO Elon Musk descent a bombshell via–what else ?– a tweet. “Am considering making Tesla private at $420, ” he wrote. “Funding secured.” The dude was serious, it turned out. But it’s not clear he had…

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The Terrible Timing of Tesla’s Expiring $7,500 Tax Credit

Just a few weeks after lastly reaching its goal of improving 5,000 Model 3 sedans in a few weeks, Tesla has hit another threshold: Earlier this month, it sold its 200,000 th gondola in the US. This milestone, nonetheless, is…

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Tesla opens the Model 3 reservation floodgates

Tesla has opened the Model 3 waitlist floodgates, inviting all reservation holders in the U.S. and Canada to guild the electric sedan that’s inextricably confined to its survival. As of Thursday, dwelling reservation holders in the United States and Canada…

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Tesla Ramps Up Model 3 Production and Predicts Profits This Fall

After a hectic year in stormy seas, Tesla is making progress toward a safe harbor. In a report to investors today, the automaker revealed that it constructed more than 2,000 Model 3 sedans a few weeks for three consecutive weeks…

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Turns out there’s a simple fix for Model 3 production issues: Fewer robots

OK sure . Image: Bill Pugliano/ Getty After Tesla is impossible to smacked its goal of producing 2,500 Model 3 electric cars a few weeks, CEO Elon Musk says he’s figured out what went wrong: robots. Yes, robots, which are…

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Range anxiety is inadvertently crippling electric car charging infrastructure

Relying on electric car accusing systems can be anxiety-inducing . Image: bob al-greene/ Mashable The traffic was bad. It was raining. The openings hindered clouding up. And there was no guarantee that a public charge depot would be provided when…

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