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Bob Lutz, the former General Motors vice chairman and noted Tesla hawk, would like you to know he still thinks Tesla's days are numbered. Lutz said on Tuesday that the totality of the electric-car maker's financial, administrative, legal, and manufacturing problems are signaling its eventual demise.
In the wake of a reported investigation from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Tesla said on Tuesday that it had received and cooperated with a voluntary request for documents from the Department of Justice (DOJ) but had not received a subpoena.
United just made major changes to the way you board the plane and they say it’s going to make things a lot easier
United Airlines introduced a revamped boarding process across its entire network on Tuesday. The new United Airlines boarding procedure is built around a new system of real-time digital displays located in the boarding area and a pair of color-coded waiting lines.
Tesla says DOJ asked for documents after Elon Musk’s ‘funding secured’ tweet about taking the company private
Tesla is facing a criminal investigation by the US Attorney's Office in the Northern District of California over CEO Elon Musk's statements about taking Tesla private, Bloomberg reported. It is reportedly at an early stage. Criminal probes do not necessarily lead to enforcement actions.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Monday via Twitter that the company is in the final stages of testing a dashboard camera for its vehicles. Musk said it would be included in the next version of Tesla's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, which he has suggested will begin rolling out this month.
Audi e-tron is an all-electric SUV featuring a 95 kWh battery, boasting "well over 400 kilometers" of estimated range, or more than 248-miles on a full charge, and all-wheel-drive, with room for five passengers. Amazon Alexa comes standard. Deliveries are set to begin in the second quarter of 2019.
Audi has said the e-tron will have a range of around 248 miles, based on the European testing cycle, though it has not yet been tested by the US Environment Protection Agency. The automaker will start delivering the e-tron in the US in the second quarter of 2019.
British diver Vernon Unsworth, whom Elon Musk accused of being a pedophile, is suing Musk for defamation, Reuters first reported. Representatives for Musk did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Elon Musk said on Sunday that Tesla intended to handle most of its customers' collision repairs at company-run body shops. The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment on when it thinks it will be able to handle the majority of its customers' collision repairs.
Saudi Arabi's Public Investment Fund had previously been in talks with Tesla around the time of its exploration of going private, but those talks have since fallen through.