Image: VCG via Getty Images By Mark Kaufman2018-01-23 21:44:21 UTC Billionaire Elon Musk‘s future compensation from Tesla is now completely dependent upon the electric car company’s future success. Under a new 10-year plan announced on Tuesday, the Tesla CEO will henceforth receive $0 in salary. Instead, Musk will be rewarded with Tesla stock — butRead More
Picture the Distracted Boyfriend internet meme, where the boyfriend is a Tesla owner and the girlfriend is the Model S. The other woman? That’s gotta be the Fisker EMotion. The all-new Fisker Inc. debuted its luxury electric car, the EMotion, at CES 2018, and it’s a beauty. Fisker’s sporty sedan would look completely in itsRead More
Tesla has figured out the perfect way for its users to show off their allegiance to its electric cars. It’s started selling the cutest desktop versions of its supercharger stations, only the miniaturised ones are for juicing up your phone. Tesla says in the item description, that the $45 charger is printed from the sameRead More
Elon Musk tweeted last week that Tesla would shift its attentions to help with the aid and recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following the devastation of Hurricane Maria. Now, it appears that the company is making good on his word: Tesla has reportedly begun to ship its Powerpack batteries, which can be used to storeRead More
Tesla sells both 60kWh and 75kWh versions of its Model S and Model X cars; but these cars have identical batteries — the 60kWh version runs software that simply misreports the capacity of the battery to the charging apparatus and the car’s owner.
This model of technological fuckery with a long, dishonorable traditionRead More
Eccentric billionaire Elon Musk caused a stir today when he posted a progress photo of the Boring Company’s underground tunnel being constructed at the SpaceX headquarters just outside of Los Angeles — complete with a Tesla Model S sitting at the mouth of the tunnel. The photo revealed, finally, just how gigantic the Boring Company’sRead More
You know how one “dog year” is equal to seven human years, because your furry friends squeeze a whole lot of living into their shorter lifespans? Well, serial entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk seems to experience life in somewhat the same way. The Tesla, SpaceX, and Boring Company boss believes everything should happen more quicklyRead More