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Ousted Tesla exec was behind gas-electric car idea

Founder Martin Eberhard was the exec who first concluded that Tesla needed to turn its Whitestar sedan into one in which the gas engine only charges the battery.

By Apr. 15, 2008

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Tesla sues competitor over design ideas

Electric-car maker alleges that company it hired to design its sedan took the job to get access to trade secrets.

By Apr. 14, 2008

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Tesla to make gas-electric car

For its sedan, Tesla will bring a Chevy Volt-like car to market.

By Feb. 1, 2008

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Tesla raises the price on its roadster

What's an extra $8,000?

By Jun. 12, 2007

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Zenn, EEStor detail plans for highway-capable electric car

The CityZenn will hit a top speed of 80 miles per hour--but more importantly, it will be rechargeable in five minutes.

By Apr. 1, 2008

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Tesla looks at selling components to other carmakers, again

Tesla could start selling some components and software to other companies that build electric cars by 2010.

By Feb. 6, 2008

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Is Tesla going to copy the GM Volt?

An exec at the all-electric car company praises the gas-electric GM Volt. What gives?

By Dec. 6, 2007

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Fisker Auto flashes look at sporty electric sedan

Supposed "spy photos" show a prototype of a Fisker Karma, a plug-in hybrid luxury sedan due at the end of this year.

By May. 10, 2008

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Fisker Automotive files legal counterattack in Tesla suit

With a motion to compel arbitration, maker of electric sports cars kicks off round 2 of a legal fight with its rival, which began shortly after Fisker unveiled its $80,000 Karma.

By May. 15, 2008

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Tesla Motors opens doors to the rich and famous

The Roadster, an electric car with a $109,000 price tag now selling at a dealership in Santa Monica, Calif., will be followed by a roomier sedan.

By May. 5, 2008