November 30, 2019 - 11:00 am
The debut of Tesla’s new Cybertruck has many perplexed by the futuristic “Blade Runner”-inspired look of the vehicle. But there’s actually a functional reason for the truck’s triangular yet boxy design beyond the company’s CEO Elon Musk wanting it to be as extra as possible. I'm gonna tell my kids...
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Teaser image for Tesla's upcoming Cybertruck pickup
Elon Musk
Jennifer Hodges
November 21, 2019 - 3:12 pm
Tesla will unveil its long-anticipated all-electric pickup truck, the “Cybertruck” at an event in Los Angeles Thursday night.
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A pedestrian was killed and his wife critically injured after a Tesla sped through a red light in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco on July 21, 2019.
Holly Quan
July 22, 2019 - 6:46 am
Police have arrested a 22-year-old driver of a rented Tesla who they say killed a pedestrian and critically injured the victim's wife in the Tenderloin neighborhood on Sunday.
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Doug Sovern
June 06, 2019 - 12:08 pm
The state of California is fining Tesla Motors and its janitorial service for not carrying workers compensation insurance for its custodians. The electric car company is also under investigation for not paying them overtime.
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Mallory Harcourt is suing Tesla over the allegedly faulty design of its Model X, which she said trapped her in her garage.
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Matt Bigler
May 30, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Tesla is facing a lawsuit in Alameda County from a family that claims its Model X pinned a pregnant mother in her garage and broke her bones.
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Matt Bigler
May 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
The family of an Apple engineer whose Tesla Model X SUV burst into flames after crashing into a safety barrier on Highway 101 last year is suing the automaker and Caltrans.
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The Sentry feature on a Tesla helped San Francisco police capture the alleged thief who had broken into the car.
Jed Franklin
Mike Colgan
April 11, 2019 - 2:35 pm
A security feature on a Tesla provided San Francisco police with footage that helped catch the alleged burglar who had broken into the car on the Embarcadero.
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The Fremont police department added an all-electric Tesla to its fleet of patrol cars.
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Matt Bigler
March 06, 2019 - 12:15 pm
An all-electric Tesla made its debut today as part of the Fremont Police Department's fleet of patrol cars.
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Elon Musk (Photo credit: PA/Sipa USA)
February 25, 2019 - 5:41 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweeting habits have triggered another legal challenge from stock market regulators worried about him using his Twitter account to mislead investors. The latest dust-up emerged late Monday when the Securities and Exchange Commission asked a federal court...
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Margie Shafer
February 20, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Fully autonomous cars that could pick up passengers and take them to their destinations will be ready by the end of this year, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk . Speaking on the ARK Invest podcast , Musk said he's "fully certain" the technology is ready to go. "The car will be able to find you in a...
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