Sunday, February 5, 2023

Tesla

US probes Elon Musk for Tesla self-driving claims

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is investigating self-driving claims made by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. The SEC probe is to determine if the electric car-maker flouted its rules in promoting its full-self driving (FSD) and Autopilot software, reports...

US govt questions Tesla over Musk’s full self-driving tweet

 The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has asked Tesla about a tweet by its CEO Elon Musk that the electric car-maker will remove the driver monitoring warning from its Full Self-Driving (FSD) software. An NHTSA spokesperson confirmed to...

Elon Musk sells USD 3.58B worth of Tesla stock

Elon Musk sold another USD 3.58 billion worth of Tesla stock this week, but it wasn’t clear where the proceeds were being spent.The Tesla CEO, and new owner of Twitter, sold the shares from Monday through Wednesday, according to...

Elon Musk could lose world’s richest person title

Tesla has lost nearly half its market value since its founder, Elon Musk, bid for Twitter in April, reducing his net worth by about $70 billion and putting his title as worlds richest person at risk. Shares in the...

Elon Musk advises Joe Biden to just buy a Tesla

Elon Musk on Sunday advised Joe Biden to buy a Tesla, as the US President revealed plans to build 5 lakh electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across the country. Biden recently announced the release of the first round of funding...

Tesla Full Self-Driving beta now available: Musk

Elon Musk on Thursday said that the Tesla Full Self-Driving (FSD) beta is now available to anyone in North America. "Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta is now available to anyone in North America who requests it from the car screen, assuming...

Tesla countersues US civil rights agency that accused it of racial bias

Elon Musk-run Tesla has countersued California Civil Rights Department (CRD), that alleged racial bias at the electric car-maker's US factory in a lawsuit. Tesla alleged in its countersuit, filed in state court in Alameda County, saying the CRD adopted "underground...

Judge orders Tesla to tell laid off employees about lawsuit

Elon Musk-run Tesla must tell its employees about a lawsuit it is facing over allegedly violating federal laws by requiring workers to sign separation agreements, a US judge has ruled. The electric car-maker Tesla was sued by two employees in...

Tesla hit with class-action lawsuit over ‘phantom braking’ issue

Elon Musk-run Tesla has been hit by a class-action lawsuit in the US over a phantom braking problem that the lawsuit alleged turned "a safety feature into a frightening and dangerous nightmare". The lawsuit, filed by Tesla owner Jose Alvarez...

Tesla quietly develops virtual power plant in Japan

Electric car maker Tesla is quietly developing a virtual power plant in Japan as it has revealed that since 2021, it has been quietly installing its Powerwall batteries at residences on the Japanese island of Miyako-jima. Till now, the company...