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Report: Tesla Crashes in China After Accelerating by Itself

A Tesla in Chengdu, China, reportedly crashed against a column in a parking structure after accelerating by itself. China’s state-run media outlet, the Global Times, reported in a recent article that a tesla in Chengdu, China, crashed against a column in a car park on May 25 after accelerating by itself. Tesla claimed that no fault…

Tesla Shares Plunge Below $600 After Reports Of Collapse In May China Orders

It looks like the nightmare in China for Tesla could still only be beginning. Shares were pummeled in mid-day trading on Thursday, falling sharply at about 1400EST on news that the company's orders in China have halved in May, according to The Information.Scoop: Tesla's China orders down by 50% in May, we are told based…

Tesla Facing “Further Fallout” In China As Local Governments Mull “Security Risks” Of Vehicles

The rocky road between Tesla and the Chinese Communist Party looks like it is continuing.The automaker is facing "further fallout" in China as some local governments are reviewing Tesla vehicle ownership among their staff, citing the vehicles posing potential security risks, according to Bloomberg. Government bodies have been asked to check and report on employees who…

Tesla Reportedly “Scrambling” For Instrument Cluster Supplies

We may have a little more insight as to reports yesterday that Tesla was pre-paying for semiconductor parts to secure supply. Yesterday, we guessed that Tesla's new "pre-payment" terms could be a result of suppliers showing little patience with the automaker, who has over $6 billion in payables.But a new report overnight from DigiTimes Asia…

$STOPELON Coin Launches to Fight Elon Musk ‘Irresponsibly Manipulating’ the Cryptocurrency Market

An anti-Elon Musk cryptocurrency coin called $STOPELON has reportedly joined the digital currency market following Musk’s negative comments about Bitcoin. Interesting Engineering reports that a new cryptocurrency called $STOPELON has joined the digital market in a direct shot towards Tesla CEO Elon Musk who’s social media posts have had a major effect on crypto markets in…

Consumer Reports: Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’ Doesn’t Live Up to the Name

Scott Olson/Getty Images Consumer Reports has laid down the law on Elon Musk, declaring that Tesla’s “Full Self-Driving Capability” feature fails to live up to its promises. Consumer Reports states in a recent article titled “Tesla’s ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’ Falls Short of Its Name,” that Tesla’s self-driving car feature fails to live up to its…
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Tesla On “Autopilot” Strikes Washington Sheriff’s Vehicle 

Everyone is focused on the Tesla Model X that reportedly killed one Chinese policeman while injuring another in a collision in the Chinese city of Taizhou, in Zhejiang province on Monday. Meanwhile, another Tesla accident was on the opposite side of the world, in Washington state, that struck a police car while operating on "autopilot." NBC News reports the…

A Tesla Reportedly “Runs Over 2 Traffic Cops In Zhejiang”: Weibo Post

We'll go out on a limb and suggest that, if confirmed, this may not help the ongoing tension between the Chinese government and Tesla. According to a prominent China watcher, a post on Chinese social media site Weibo claims that a Tesla had "run over two traffic cops in Zhejiang". a Tesla runs over 2 traffic…

Tesla Sales In China Are “Doomed” For A “Sharp Fall” In The Second Quarter,...

The next chapter in the "China vs. Elon Musk" saga looks like it could be ready to begin - and, indeed, it looks like Tesla's honeymoon in China could be over. The Global Times, China's closest major media organization to the state, published a scathing review of Tesla's earnings on Tuesday morning, stating that "despite record…

Tesla Model Y Can Be “Tricked” To Drive With “Nobody In The Drivers Seat”,...

Adding to the ongoing discussion this week about a fatal Tesla wreck in Houston where two men died, Consumer Reports has come out and dropped a bombshell on Thursday, independently corroborating the notion that Tesla Model Y's can drive themselves with no one in the drivers seat.Consumer Reports said it could “easily get the car to…

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