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Tesla Model S Safety Investigation Launched

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November 19, 2013
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US safety regulators have launched a formal investigation into Tesla Motors' Model S after several incidents of the electric cars catching fire.


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2014 Tesla Model S P85+ Takes on the Ike Gauntlet Review (Part 3)

2014 Tesla Model S P85+ Takes on the Ike Gauntlet Review (Part 3)

TFL Car (Nov. 14, 2013) — ( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The Tesla Model S P85 is a revolutionary car that says goodbye to the internal combustion engine and hello to the electric motor. But how will this all electric car do when the road gets steep and the altitude gets to two miles above sea level. From Dillion, Colorado to the Eisenhower Tunnel US I-70 climbs 8 miles to a maximum elevation of 11,158 feet or 3,401 meters. That's enough elevation and grade to test a small economy car like the 2014 Ford Fiesta and the Chevy Sonic Turbo, but how will the 2014 Tesla Model S P85+ perform on the same stretch of American Highway? In Part 3 of another accurate, informative and fun TFLcar mashup review Nathan, Emme, Andre and Roman take on the Ike Gauntlet in the new 2014 Ford Fiesta and Chevy Sonic Turbo and the most powerful electric production car...the 2014 Tesla Model S P85+ to see how these small cars handle the steep grade and lack of air density in the Mountains of Colorado.
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Tesla Defends Its Business Model Against NJ Gov. Chris Christie

Tesla Defends Its Business Model Against NJ Gov. Chris Christie

TheStreet (Mar. 11, 2014) — Tesla Motors says Governor Christie's administration is pushing for legislation that will hamper the electric car-maker's ability to conduct sales in the state. According to a press release by Tesla, the automaker says it's been working with the Christie administration and the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission to come to an agreement about its business model of selling its electric cars through its stores and Web site -- instead of through dealerships. Video provided by TheStreet
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Tesla To Launch $35K Model 3 In 2017

Tesla To Launch $35K Model 3 In 2017

Newsy (July 16, 2014) — Tesla has confirmed its next electric vehicle — intended to rival the BMW 3 Series — will be called Model 3. Tesla plans to release it in 2017. Video provided by Newsy
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Tesla's Electric Cars Join the Luxury Paris Motor Show

Tesla's Electric Cars Join the Luxury Paris Motor Show

AFP (Oct. 3, 2014) — Carmakers vaunt their latest offerings at the Paris Motor Show this week, including US company Tesla's luxury electric model which tries to rhyme eco-friendliness with James Bond slickness. Duration: 01:06 Video provided by AFP
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