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Tesla said to choose Reno site for $5B Gigafactory

The electric-car maker has chosen a Nevada industrial park as the location for its massive, lithium-ion battery-producing plant.

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Start your Tesla engines...with your iPhone, report says

Leaked screenshots of OS 6.0 show that the updated firmware will come with several new features, including the ability to go fully keyless.

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Tesla Model S now has infinite-mile warranty

Electric-car maker extends drive train warranty to match that of its battery pack: Both components now have eight-year warranties and unlimited miles driven.

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Tesla earnings beat estimates, Gigafactory construction imminent

Tesla's earnings beat Wall Street estimates, yet shares fluctuate in after-hours trading. The company says it's still on track to deliver 35,000 Model S units by year's end.

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Tesla and Panasonic said to reach agreement on Gigafactory

Tesla and Panasonic have reached an agreement on the so-called Gigafactory, a factory for building batteries for future Tesla electric cars.

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Elon Musk named his Tesla Model S 'Old Faithful,' he tells Colbert

In an upcoming software update, Tesla owners can attach a name to their engine-less electric rides. For Musk, it's "Old Faithful," he tells Stephen Colbert.

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Tesla's gigafactory could make electric cars rival gas cars

The massive lithium-ion battery plant is slated to open in 2017 and is said to bring down the battery cost per kWh by 30 percent.

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Tesla prepares California plant for Model X sport utility

Carmaker is preparing up to deliver its first sport utility vehicle. The Model X is expected to arrive in 2015.

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What happens when a $35,000 Tesla arrives?

Tesla revealed this week that its more pedestrian vehicle will be called the Model 3. That is expected to retail for about $35,000. We asked an expert about the prospects of a "cheap" Tesla.

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Tesla Model S, in Performance Plus trim, drives like a rocket on electric rails

Tesla's Performance Plus trim adds upgraded suspension elements and a 310-kilowatt electric motor to the Model S, getting it from zero to 60 mph in 4.2 seconds.

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Tesla Model S takes driving to the 21st century

With its electric drivetrain and a unique take on how you interact with the car, the Tesla Model S is indeed a car for the new millennium.

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Tesla Model S: Still the best car in the world?

Cooley revisits the Tesla Model S now that it's a bona fide mass production hit, explores the top 5 brawny four-cylinder engines and shows how technology can only partly neutralize those damaging potholes.

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