After pivoting from building electric cars to building car sharing tech for companies, startup Local Motion raises a round from Andreessen Horowitz and brings Steven Sinofsky onto its board.
Similar to Apple’s strategy, Tesla has been creating a closed ecosystem, and in Tesla’s case it’s around electric car charging. And that’s not so great for the electric car drivers of the future.
Tesla has delivered the first Model S cars to the first few customers in Europe, in Norway, Switzerland and the Netherlands. Norway could see 800 Model S cars on its roads by the end of 2013.
Many know that driving an electric car can save money as electricity tends to be cheaper than gas. But the problem is many don’t know how much they could save. Introducing the eGallon, which in CA is $1.53, vs $3.99 for a gallon of gas.
After filing for bankruptcy, electric car startup Better Place has now been sold for $12 million to a group that includes a solar entrepreneur, a Canadian businessman and Better Place car owners in Israel.
Tesla is showing off battery swapping — so what? Here’s why you should care, what the technology is, where it came from, and how it works.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors has hit a major milestone in the lifetime of any successful public company: it started trading at over $100 per share.
The long disturbing tale of electric car maker Fisker Automotive keeps on going, and keeps getting more weird.
Tesla has now paid off its loan to the U.S. government entirely, plus interest, meaning U.S. taxpayers actually made a $20 million profit.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors could make history again, if it pays off its loan from the Department of Energy many years before its due. According to a tweet from the CEO that could be as early as today.