Mercedes-Benz gave car buyers a glimpse of the top-end of its electric model plans, showing off a sleek silver battery-powered concept version to complement the flagship S-Class sedan.
After a bumpy start for sister brand Audi’s e-Tron, the Taycan is for the time being the flag-carrier in VW’s massive drive to unseat e-car pioneer Tesla.
Zimbabweans are relying on Tesla to help them pay their bills. Amid power outages of as long as 18 hours a day, Econet Wireless is turning to the Palo Alto, California-based automaker for batteries that can keep its base stations running.
For Elon Musk and Tesla, the blows from Wall Street came one after another this week – a relentless barrage that left the stock so beaten up that some now wonder if it can ever regain its status as the ultimate 21st century disrupter.
Tesla expects to have full self-driving cars in which humans will not have to touch the steering wheel by around the second quarter of next year.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission said it’s “stunning” that Elon Musk didn’t seek pre-approval of any of his tweets about Tesla in the months since he was ordered by a judge to do so.