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Former GM exec Bob Lutz predicts conspiracy theorists will soon be asking ‘Who killed Tesla?’

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.
Elon Musk said Tesla is using too many third-party contractors during the company's first-quarter earnings call.

The DOJ’s inquiry into Tesla has ‘raised the temperature’ on the company, an SEC lawyer says

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.
A United Airlines jet.

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.

Elon Musk said Tesla is almost finished testing a feature that owners have wanted for months

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 unveils its first production all-electric vehicle, the e-tron sport utility vehicle at an event in Richmond, California, U.S. September 17, 2018.

The Audi e-tron all-electric SUV is here, and it may have just eaten Tesla’s lunch

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's e-tron SUV.

Audi just unveiled an electric SUV that will rival Tesla — take a closer look

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.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

The diver Elon Musk called a ‘pedo’ is suing him for defamation

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.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk vows to fix a Tesla service problem that has been driving customers crazy

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.
Derek Jenkins, VP of Design at Lucid Motors, introduces the alpha prototype of the Lucid Air at the 2017 New York International Auto Show in New York City, U.S. April 13, 2017.

Saudi Arabia shuns Tesla, invests $1 billion in rival Lucid Motors

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.