Tesla Model 3 Depreciation Lowest of Any Vehicle Sold in America

If you want to buy a new car today and you don't like the idea of it losing half its value the moment you drive it off the lot, the Tesla Model 3 is by far your best bet. According to data from car search engine iSeeCars.com, the Tesla Model 3 loses just 5.5% of its value after the first year - just a $2,529 difference compared to...

Tesla Secures 500,000+ Cybertruck Pre-Orders, According to Crowdsourced Tracker

Tesla Cybertruck If you haven't put in a pre-order yet, you'll probably be waiting a long time for a Tesla Cybertruck. According to a very comprehensive crowdsourced pre-order tracker hosted by Cybertruck Owners Club, Tesla has an estimated 535,841 Cybertruck pre-orders as of today and pre-orders continue flowing in at 209 orders per hour. The method the Cybertruck community utilized in order to figure out...

Porsche Taycan Catches Fire, Burns Down Garage in Florida

Porsche has just recently began delivering their new Taycan electric vehicle in December and it appears that one has caught fire inside a garage in Florida, burning it and the garage into a crisp. A recent video was posted on YouTube showing a completely burnt vehicle along with a completely burnt garage. Initial reports stated that the vehicle was a Porsche Taycan, but it was unconfirmed at that...

Morgan Stanley Raises Tesla Bull Case to $1,200 Per Share, Maintains Underweight Rating

Tesla Giga New York Morgan Stanley sent out a new note to investors this morning, increasing their bull case price target for Tesla shares to $1,200. According to the note, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley Adam Jonas wrote, "Our new bull case reflects 4 million units of auto volume by 2030 with a 12% operating margin. This compares with our base case forecast of 2.2 million units and a 10%...

Tesla May Use CATL Cobalt Free Batteries in Model 3

A new report by the New York Times reports that Tesla is in advanced talks with Chinese battery giant Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL) to supply cobalt free batteries for the Made-in-China Tesla Model 3. According to the report, Tesla has been in talks with CATL for the past year to supply Tesla vehicles with lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries. As LFP batteries do not contain cobalt, they...

SpaceX Starlink Launch #5 Successful, Brings Total Satellites in Orbit to 300

SpaceX Starlink Launch 5 SpaceX has completed yet another launch of 60 Starlink Satellites into orbit, putting their total number of satellites now in low earth orbit at 300. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying the 60 Starlink Satellite payload lifted off at 10:05 AM EST from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch was previously delayed due to an issue with a valve...

Asus ZenScreen Review (MB16ACM)

If you have two or more monitors at your workstation, then you know how much it sucks when you have to travel. For local events such as CES, I may suck it up and bring my massive desktop monitor, but if I have to fly anywhere this certainly isn't feasible and I always end up being a whole lot less productive than I otherwise would've been. Luckily there is a solution.

Tesla Model 3 Teardown Reveals Tesla 6 Years Ahead of Toyota and VW

Tesla Model 3 Performance Yet another teardown of the Tesla Model 3 and yet another realization of just how far Tesla is ahead of its legacy auto peers. Nikkei Business Publications recently conducted the teardown of the Tesla Model 3 and made a shocking discovery - Tesla is about six years ahead of its competition in the technology department. This 6 year headstart stems from Tesla's Full Self Driving (FSD)...

You Can Now Lease a Tesla in Connecticut

Tesla is now officially beginning to lease vehicles in Connecticut, thanks to a loophole in Connecticut's draconian auto franchise laws. Unfortunately, Tesla is still unable to sell vehicles at this time. While Connecticut's auto franchise laws prevent Tesla from selling cars in the state as Tesla is an auto manufacturer and cannot hold a dealer license, Tesla can hold a leasing license and is now actively taking advantage of it.

Bill Gates Buys Porsche Taycan, Elon Musk Says Gates “Underwhelming”

Marques Brownlee, better known as MKBHD, recently uploaded a new video interviewing Microsoft Founder, Bill Gates discussing several issues such as YouTube, electric vehicles and the Coronavirus epidemic. During the electric vehicles portion of the interview, Bill Gates revealed that he purchased his first electric car, a Porsche Taycan, which he says he enjoys "a lot". He believes that the premium cost and range anxiety are the two...