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SEC pushes court to hold Elon Musk in contempt over Tesla tweets

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is in blatant violation of a settlement agreement reached last year over securities fraud allegations, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said in a biting response to the court that argued the billionaire entrepreneur be held in contempt. The response, which was filed late Monday, is the latest salvo in the agency’s fight with Musk that was sparked by the now infamous “funding secured” tweet. The SEC filed a complaint in federal district court in September alle...
Tags: Transportation, Elon Musk, Washington, Court, Tech, Tesla, Automotive, Shanghai, SEC, Epa, Model S, Musk, Model 3, U S Securities and Exchange Commission, Model Y, Dane Butswinkas


For $1,500, you too can get custom Tesla Nikes just like Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s shoes — a custom pair of Nikes with a Tesla logo emblazoned above the toe box — were the belle of the company’s Model Y unveiling last week. The reaction, during the event and later on the Tesla forums and social media, not only shot the company behind the custom kicks into the spotlight; it prompted the designers to make more. DM Custom Sneakers, a Habra, California-based company run by father and son duo Marco Sr. and Marco Jr Acosta, will make six Limited Edition versions of...
Tags: Startups, Transportation, Elon Musk, Instagram, Tesla, Automotive, Musk, Acosta, Model Y, The Boring Company, Marco Sr, DM Custom Sneakers, Tesla Nikes, Habra California, Marco Jr Acosta, Acosta Jr


Tesla Model Y: Industry Watchers Remain Cynical As Fans Gird Their Loins

Perhaps to give journalists a taste of what it’s like to be a Tesla reservation holder, Tesla’s Model Y launch event, scheduled for 11 p.m. Eastern time Thursday, started late. When it did, CEO Elon Musk launched into a rundown of his company’s well-documented history. There were a few admissions during his speech, including this […] The post Tesla Model Y: Industry Watchers Remain Cynical As Fans Gird Their Loins appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Autos, New Cars, Model Y, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Product Planning, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Model Y orders are now open

Customers can already place an order for the Tesla Model Y, a mid-sized crossover SUV that won’t go into production until 2020. Tesla requires a $2,500 deposit to complete the order for the all-electric vehicle, according to information posted on its website. A disclaimer on the order form states that “production is expected to begin late next year.” Under that timeline, deliveries wouldn’t begin until late 2020 or possibly early 2021. There are other clues on the order page, including that t...
Tags: Transportation, Elon Musk, Cars, Los Angeles, Tech, Tesla, Ceo, Model, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Hyperloop, Tesla Model 3, Model Y, The Boring Company, Tesla Design Studio


Channel-changing Tesla Model Y Debut Tonight

With tonight’s splashy California reveal of the upcoming Model Y crossover, Tesla CEO Elon Musk hopes to achieve two things: positive press, and an avalanche of deposits. It would be a change from the past several weeks, in which an assembly line of undesirable headlines made it appear that a green monument was in danger […] The post Channel-changing Tesla Model Y Debut Tonight appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, California, Tesla, Autos, Pricing, Model Y, News Blog, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Employees Call 'Bullshit' On Online Sales Claims Amid Retail Closure Chaos

Derek was working at home from his sales job at a Tesla store on February 28. He wanted to have a leg up on some leads in anticipation of the big announcement to come at 5 p.m.. He surmised it would be the triumphant declaration that the Tesla Model 3 sedan would finally be available for the long-promised price of…Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Science, Tesla, Model 3, Derek, Model Y, Tesla Store


Tesla Model Y Headed for March 14th Unveiling

Hoping to start this week in better form than last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter Sunday to generate buzz ahead of the Model Y’s debut. The upcoming crossover, based on the Model 3 sedan, will see the light of day on March 14th at the company’s L.A. design studio, Musk said. As […] The post Tesla Model Y Headed for March 14th Unveiling appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Crossovers, EVs, Musk, Model Y, News Blog, Future Models, Tesla Model Y


Tesla: Model Y to share 75 percent of its parts with Model 3, coming in 2020

Tesla boss Elon Musk confirmed on Wednesday that the Model Y crossover is expected to arrive next year, with the vehicle sharing around 75 percent of its parts with the Model 3. A tentative unveil date is set for March, 2019. The post appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, Elon Musk, Cars, Trends, Tesla, Model Y


The Tesla Model Y Looks Like A Model X With More Swoops

At Tesla’s shareholder meeting on Tuesday, the company revealed this fuzzy teaser image—which we found on Electrek—of its upcoming compact crossover, the Model Y. Here’s what we can glean from it.Read more...
Tags: Science, Tesla, Model Y, Tesla Model Y


Tesla Sets the Model Y Launch Date in Stone, Crossover Coming in 2020

During Tesla’s earnings conference call, the one that didn’t go so well, CEO Elon Musk spent some time explaining the company’s strategy to bring Model Y into production. He even went so far to set a date for the electric CUV, saying it would introduce a “a manufacturing revolution” within the next two years. Wait, […] The post Tesla Sets the Model Y Launch Date in Stone, Crossover Coming in 2020 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Crossovers, EVs, Tesla Motors, Model 3, Model Y, News Blog, Product Planning, Production Strategy


Tesla Teases Upcoming Model Y; Promises Revolutionary New Assembly Method

Tesla Motors has released its first official teaser image of the Model Y, a future entry in the highly profitable compact crossover segment. At a shareholder meeting yesterday, CEO Elon Musk said he believes the Model Y will eventually outsell the Model 3. While he made similar claims about Model X volume before the vehicle entered […] The post Tesla Teases Upcoming Model Y; Promises Revolutionary New Assembly Method appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Crossovers, EVs, Tesla Motors, Model Y, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Electric Pickup


Ford’s Electric CUV Could Lead in a Surprisingly Crowded Segment

Ford is admittedly behind its main rivals in terms of offering practical and purpose-built EVs but, when it finally comes to market in 2020, its first long-range electric should deliver what buyers want. When Ford announced its plans to launch an electrified crossover at January’s Consumer Electronics Show, the Chevrolet Bolt had already begun to […] The post Ford’s Electric CUV Could Lead in a Surprisingly Crowded Segment appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Tesla, Ford, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Automotive Industry, EVs, Ford Motor Company, Chevrolet Bolt, Model Y, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Automotive Market, Electric Crossovers


Tesla Still Hasn't Told Us Everything About The Model 3 Yet

Elon Musk sat down for an interview during Wednesday night’s Code Conference to chat about how life is just a simulation , the Apple car , and the government of Mars . Maybe he’s an alien himself . But he also hinted about what’s in store for Tesla later this year.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Elon Musk, Tesla, Tesla Model 3, Model 3, Autopilot, Model Y


Did An Angry Tesla Employee Send Out This Weird Tesla Model 3 Mockup?

Last night, we got a very interesting email. It’s the sort of mail that, as a car journalist, you’re always hoping you’ll get, if I’m honest. It was from an anonymous person claiming, with evidence, to be a Tesla employee. The person wasn’t happy and they sent what they claimed to be was an upcoming Tesla crossover. And that’s when things started to get very strange.Read more...
Tags: Tesla, Tesla Model 3, Model 3, Model Y


Tesla Motors Confirms It's Developing Two 'Affordable' Electric Vehicles

Tesla Motors, hot off of beginning deliveries for it’s new Model X SUV, has now confirmed it’s working on not one, but two ‘affordable’ electric vehicles which it hopes to sell for around $30,000. Following the current Model S and Model X, Tesla plans to introduce a Model 3 and Model Y. S3XY.Read more...
Tags: Tesla Motors, Model 3, S3xy, Model Y, Model X Tesla