Tag: Tesla

10 Top Picks of 2020: Best Cars of the Year

Tesla Model 3 makes Consumer Reports top 10 best list for 2020

Green credentials offset the drawbacks.
New CarKey feature for Apple iPhone and Watch could be coming to iOS 13.4

Unlock your car with an iPhone or Apple Watch?

Tesla owners can already lock and unlock their cars using a smartphone such as the iPhone. But what about the rest of us? 9to5Mac has uncovered what looks to be an upcoming feature that will do exactly that. The feature could be called "CarKey" and is found in the beta build...
Tesla Model 3 sales by region shows Europe and Greater China growing

Trendspotting: Tesla Model 3 buyers mostly live in North America, but chart shows sizable sales growth in Europe and Greater China

Tesla shared an interesting chart in its latest financial report (see below). The additional data gives us at least a bit more perspective on how Tesla is doing in foreign markets (hint: well). Breaking down Model 3 sales by region, provides additional insight into how well the electric car manufacturer...

Tesla reports Q2 July 24, Model 3 continues to lead EV sales in US (by a wide, wide margin)

Mark your calendars for July 24. That's when Tesla (NASDQ: TSLA) will report its Q2 numbers. Given the surprise Q1 results featuring record production and delivery numbers, all eyes will once again be on Elon Musk. Model 3 continues to dominate headlines. The "entry" level Tesla is selling briskly, and...
Tesla Model 3 shareholder sales report

Elon Musk on Tesla: “I think we just became a real car company”

CEO and founder celebrates 7,000 Tesla cars in 7 days with Twitter ♥️for his team.
Tesla Model 3 market share vs Mercedes, Audi, BMW and Lexus

Trendspotting: Tesla Model 3 out-selling Mercedes, Audi, BMW, Lexus in mid-sized premium auto segment

"Model 3 is now the best-selling mid-sized premium sedan in the USA" Tesla Model 3 is on top. And all it took was about five months of shipments of its new "mainstream" priced electric car. Tesla today tweeted a chart depicting market share for the mid-sized premium sedan market segment. There's no...
Tesla Model 3 shareholder sales report

Trendspotting: Tesla Model 3 sales are crushing the competition in California

California New Car Dealers Association reports that it received 3,723 or 14.3% of all new registrations for the new Tesla Model 3. That tops all the competition, including the Mercedes C-Class at 12.7% and BMW 3-series at 12.5%.
Pebble 2 Review

Um, no: “Pebble is dead and hardware buttons are going with it”

"Pebble is dead and hardware buttons are going with it" So says The Verge. Normally I agree with what most of their writers have to say. In this case I politely beg to differ. Being Canadian and all it's just not in my nature to not smile and say something...
EVEConnect for Tesla now supports Insteon devices

Tesla owners can now control Insteon devices from the touchscreen

Tesla owners continue to get all the goodies. In this case, Insteon. This week the company announced its smart home devices can now be controlled directly from the Tesla S and X touchscreen interface. To do so, you'll need an app called EVEConnect (Version 2). There's a free edition as...
Tesla Model S P100D Sedan - 2016 Announcement

New target for Tesla: LaFerrari

How ludicrous can Elon Musk get? Very ludicrous. As in, LaFerrari ludicrous. Today's announcement is, once again as we've come to expect from Tesla, mind melting. How on earth can a four door sedan with ample luggage capacity and a roomy cabin possibly put up these kinds of performance numbers? And yet: Model S...