Monday, January 30, 2023

Tesla

BYD Auto pips Tesla to become top-selling EV brand globally

Global passenger electric vehicle (EV) sales grew 61 per cent (on-year) to reach 2.18 million units in the second quarter this year, a new report said on Monday, as for the first time, China’s BYD Auto became the top-selling...

Tesla cars to soon connect to 2nd Gen Starlink satellites

 Your Tesla car will soon connect to the upcoming second-generation Starlink internet satellites, as the Elon Musk-run company installs Starlink antennas at some charging stations in the US. A Twitter user on Friday asked Musk: "Will tesla be getting this...

YouTube removes parent video testing Tesla’s FSD against own kids

YouTube has removed a video that showed a parent experimenting Tesla's full self-driving (FSD) capabilities against his own kids walking across or standing on the road. The video showed Tesla owner and investor, Tad Park, testing FSD features with his...

Civilisation will be mostlysolar-powered in future: Musk

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has said that civilisation will be mostly solar-powered in the future. In a tweet, Musk said that almost all of Earth’s energy comes from the Sun.“We would be a dark iceball at near...

Tesla reveals $170 mn lossfrom Bitcoin investment

Elon Musk-run Tesla on Monday revealed it incurred $170 million loss from its Bitcoin investments in the first six months of the year. Tesla revealed last week that it has sold 75 per cent of its Bitcoins, adding $936...

Tesla sold 75% of its Bitcoin, Musk says Dogecoin still with him

Tesla has sold 75 per cent of its Bitcoins, adding $936 million in cash to its balance sheet in the second quarter (Q2) this year, as it deals with economic meltdown amid cryptocurrencies falling off the cliff. Last year, Tesla...

Tesla will lower price for cars if inflation calms down: Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that his electric vehicle company Tesla would pull down the prices of its car if the inflation calmed down. On the microblogging site Twitter, the tech honcho mentioned the car prices on being asked...

Musk back on Twitter after 10-day hiatus, feeling ‘little bored’

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Saturday broke his 10-day long Twitter silence, admitting that he was feeling a bit bored.Musk took his longest-ever ‘digital detox’ from Twitter in nearly five years, leaving his more than 100 million...

Tesla stops India entry as strategy to negotiate well: Chinese state media

As Elon Musk, who turned 51 on Tuesday, decided to put Tesla's entry into India on hold, Chinese state media has termed the move as a strategic one as the electric car-maker will still eye the Indian market for...

Indian companies can make best electric cars: Nitin Gadkari

Amid reports of the US electric car major, Tesla putting its plan to sell its products in India on hold, Union road transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said the government was never in favour of any firm manufacturing...