4th September 2013
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Video of the Day: Artist Depicts ’Green’ Cars Like Tesla Roadster Using Dirty Walls

Imagine having the ability to clean up the environment and create something you love at the same time. This is a reality for English artist Moose Curtis as he washes walls covered in dirt, moss, and other grime with a pressure washer. However, Curtis doesn’t restore walls to their original state; he utilizes the pressure washer and traces wooden cut-outs of cars. ...
4th September 2013

2012 Tesla Model X Concept

2012 Tesla Model X Concept

The long-awaited revelation of the Tesla Model X has finally arrived. And we gotta admit, the hype and all that wait was definitely worth it.As the third model of Tesla’s company automotive portfolio, the Model X Crossover carries the same design architecture of the Model S. As expected, the front end of the Model X is similar to the Model S while the sloping roofline exudes an aura of coupe-like aggressiveness and downright awesomeness. We ...
4th September 2013
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New Tesla Model S battery pack warranty sets new benchmark for EVs

Tesla Motors has raised the bar for electric vehicles by now offering an eight-year unlimited mileage warranty for the battery pack in the Model S sedan. The warranty includes eight years unlimited mileage for the Model S’s 85 kwh battery pack and eight years or 125,000 miles for the 60kwh pack (whichever comes first), as reported by the Detroit Free Press.  “We don’t think anybody could put enough miles on to kill the (85 kwh) pack. That ...
4th September 2013
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Tesla pickup truck could be a sweet ride for electric cowboys

Talk about burying the lede. Autocar published a short piece the other day about Tesla Motors releasing its third-generation vehicles – mass-market models that we believe will come in both sedan and crossover flavors with starting prices in the $30,000 neighborhood – in 2015. Cool, but we knew that. Speaking with Tesla's chief designer Franz von Holzhausen, the publication was also told that future models would feature more distinctive styling compared to the Model S. Those familiar ...
4th September 2013
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On the Money? Hagerty’s Top Future Collectibles List Includes VW GTI, Audi RS5

Hagerty has released its annual “Hagerty Hot List” of the top 10 cars the insurance company believes will become collectible in 20 years. Hagerty’s list is comprised completely of 2013 model-year vehicles that the company thinks will still be desired by enthusiasts in 20 years. Unlike our own list of future collectibles, Hagerty’s rules are a bit less stringent. To qualify as a future collectible on the Hagerty list, the vehicle must be mass-produced, and available ...
4th September 2013
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Wheelies: The Electro-Caddy Edition

Wheelies: The Electro-Caddy Edition

Jeffrey Sauger for General Motors Simona De Silvestro, a Team Chevy IndyCar driver, with the first 2014 Cadillac ELR pre-production vehicle to come off the assembly line. In which we bring you motoring news from around the Web: • Simona De Silvestro, one of Team Chevy’s IndyCar drivers, got some seat time in the all-new plug-in hybrid-electric Cadillac ELR this week in Michigan. General Motors said the ELR that Ms. De Silvestro introduced was the first to ...