The Average Electric Car Now Costs $54,000

The Average Electric Car Now Costs ,000

Photo: Christopher Furlong (Getty Images) The average cost of buying an electric car is now $10,000 more than purchasing a gas-powered vehicle, Japanese lawmakers want to cut targets for zero-emission vehicles, and the Hyundai Ioniq 5. All that and more in The Morning Shift for June 27, 2022. 1st Gear: The Average Cost of EVs … Read more

Tesla Apple CarPlay Hack Updated to Work With Any Tesla Model

Tesla Apple CarPlay Hack Updated to Work With Any Tesla Model

Polish developer Michał Gapiński has released a new and improved version of his “Tesla Android Project” which brings Apple’s CarPlay experience to more Tesla vehicles than ever before. According to Gapińskiversion 2022.25.1 provides “100% functional ‌CarPlay‌ integration for any Tesla,” and comes with several new features and bug fixes. The project now supports DRM video … Read more

How long will I have to wait to get an EV?

How long will I have to wait to get an EV?

We’re ready to trade in our gas-powered car for an EV, but what’s the wait like right now? I’ve heard a year, but I don’t know if we can wait that long. – Carolina, Toronto With interest in electric vehicles surging, expect to wait but for how long, it’s hard to say. Much depends on … Read more

Tesla’s Newest Factories Are ‘Money Furnaces’

Tesla’s Newest Factories Are ‘Money Furnaces’

Musk visiting the Tesla ‘Gigafactory’ outside of Berlin on September 3, 2020.Image: Maja Hitij (Getty Images) You’re here plants in Germany and Texas are burning money. Not literally of course, but these factories are losing “billions of dollars,” according to CEO Elon Musk in a recent interview. Elon Musk says that Tesla’s massive factories in … Read more

11 Times Elon ‘Dogefather’ Musk Said to NEVER Invest in Crypto

11 Times Elon ‘Dogefather’ Musk Said to NEVER Invest in Crypto

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who last year proclaimed himself the “Dogefather,” wants you to know that he never told people to invest in cryptocurrency, sparking confusion among those familiar with his enthusiasm for the subject. Speaking on Tuesday at Bloomberg’s Qatar Economic Forumthe richest man in the world stepped away from his past bullishness on … Read more

Musk says Tesla’s new car factories ‘losing billions of dollars’

Musk says Tesla’s new car factories ‘losing billions of dollars’

Tesla Inc’s TSLA-Q new car factories in Texas and Berlin are “losing billions of dollars” as they struggle to increase production because of a shortage of batteries and China port issues, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in an interview published on Wednesday. “Both Berlin and Austin factories are gigantic money furnaces right now. OK? It’s … Read more

Anticipating US downturn, Elon Musk details Tesla staff cuts

Anticipating US downturn, Elon Musk details Tesla staff cuts

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said there were unresolved issues with the Twitter deal, including the debt portion of the deal and the number of spam users.ALY SONG/Reuters Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, said a 10% cut in salaried staff at the electric car maker will happen over three months, as the world’s richest man predicted … Read more

Honda and Sony Team Up to Tackle Tesla

Honda and Sony Team Up to Tackle Tesla

There’s probably nothing more stress-inducing for Americans right now than going to the gas station. For those who have invested in electric vehicles already, the sting of inflation-driven fuel costs is not a problem (although EV owners certainly have some other issues). But many feeling the crunch are looking to electric vehicles as a potential … Read more

Elon Musk Faces $258 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Elon Musk Faces 8 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Photo: Gotham (Getty Images) Infamous internet clown and horrible SNL host Elon Musk and his two large companies, Tesla and SpaceX, are facing a ludicrously large $258 billion lawsuit over…uh…Dogecoin. As I’ve said before, 2022 is just a wild year of headlines. Bloomberg reported yesterday that Musk and his companies are being sued over claims … Read more

Elon Musk, SpaceX And ​​Tesla Sued For $258 Billion In Alleged Dogecoin ‘Pyramid Scheme’

Elon Musk, SpaceX And ​​Tesla Sued For 8 Billion In Alleged Dogecoin ‘Pyramid Scheme’

Topline Elon Musk, SpaceX and Tesla were sued in federal court Thursday over claims that Musk directly “manipulated” the price of Dogecoin in a deliberate “crypto pyramid scheme” conducted over Twitter. KATWIJK, NETHERLANDS – JANUARY 29: In this photo illustration visual representations of digital … [+] cryptocurrencies, Dogecoin and Bitcoin, are displayed on January 29, … Read more