Tesla Factory

The Tesla Factory is an automobile manufacturing plant in Fremont, California owned and operated by Tesla Motors. The facility was formerly known as New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc. (NUMMI), a joint venture between General Motors and Toyota. The plant is located in the East Industrial area of Fremont between Interstates 880 and 680. Read More on: http://www.teslamotors.com/blog/tesla-factory-birthplace-model-s tour through the factory tesla-factory-birthplace-model-s

Tesla and Panasonic

On January 7, 2010, Tesla and battery cell maker Panasonic announced that they would together develop nickel-based lithium-ion battery cells for electric vehicles. Naoto Noguchi, President of Panasonic’s Energy Company, said the Japanese firm’s cells will be used for Tesla’s “current and next-generation EV battery pack.” The partnership was part of Panasonic’s US$1 billion investment over three years … Continue reading

Tesla and Toyota

On May 20, 2010, Tesla and Toyota announced a partnership to work on electric vehicle development, which included Toyota’s US$50 million future conditional investment in Tesla and Tesla’s US$42 million purchase of a portion of the former NUMMI factory. Musk said the Model S sedan will be built at the plant, which is about 20 miles (32 km) east of the company’s headquarters in … Continue reading

Tesla and Daimler

Starting in late 2007, Daimler and Tesla Motors began working closely to integrate Tesla’s lithium-ion battery packs and charging electronics into the first 1,000 units of Daimler’s electric smart car. The two companies are expected to collaborate further, including working together on the Tesla Model S sedan. The collaboration is not expected to result in … Continue reading

To New Year with a Scoop…

Let us welcome a prosperous ‘2012’. Unfortunately ‘2012’ happened to be plot for disaster based blockbuster movie. Lot of controversies to support it, such as Mayan Long Calendar, Sun Flares, Environment Changes… Let us hope ‘2012’ will be promising. I thought of starting 2012 with a scoop, rather a gossip.  GM’s extended electric vehicle ‘Chevrolet … Continue reading

IED Tesla EYE concept

This concept is a child of a bid to uncover the student’s future-vision, at the Istituto Europeo di Design of Turin (IED). A team of 11 transportation design master course students, under the the supervising eye of Franz von Holzhausen, Tesla’s chief designer, developed, the green concept…   Read more on: http://www.autoblog.com/2010/02/19/eye-concept-tesla-motors-geneva/

Tesla Model S

The Tesla Model S is a full-sized battery electric sedan developed by Tesla Motors, initially codenamed WhiteStar during research and preliminary development. Model S was announced in a press release on June 30, 2008. The prototype vehicle was displayed at a press conference on March 26, 2009. (http://www.roadandtrack.com/future-cars/tesla-builds-a-4-door). Delivery of Model S is expected to begin in mid-2012, with a base price of US$57,400. The base model will … Continue reading

Roadester

Tesla Roadster is a full electric production sports car produced by Tesla Motors, also their first model. It is the first highway capable all electric vehicle in serial production. Till December 2011 Tesla sold over 2,100 roadsters in 31 countries. Roadster uses lithium-ion battery as it sources of energy, gives a range of 200 miles … Continue reading

Tesla Roadster on Top Gear Blog

http://www.topgear.com/content/features/stories/2007/05/stories/11/1.html Volting ambition 0-60mph in four seconds? Enough range to get you from London to Plymouth? Pat Devereux has seen the future of cars, and he likes it Imagine a Lotus Elise that can do 0-60 in four seconds, has a top end of over 130mph yet can return over 135mpg. Think how good you’d … Continue reading

Tesla Vs. TopGear In Court, BBC Winning So Far

Let court decide it’s verdict…  I think Tesla roadster deserves better… Read on: http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2011/10/tesla-vs-topgear-in-court-bbc-winning-so-far.html Tesla Vs. TopGear In Court, BBC Winning So Far   21/10/2011 | By: Nauman Farooq1 Comment It is not common for a car company to take legal action against a publication or TV show based on their opinion of the product, but Tesla did just … Continue reading