Gabrielle Coppola and Dana Hull

Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla Falls on Musk Cautioning Battery Output Is Years Away

Tesla shares fell ahead of its Battery Day as Elon Musk tweeted to temper expectations. Tesla shares fell ahead of its Battery Day as Elon Musk tweeted to temper expectations. (Nina Riggio/Bloomberg News)

Elon Musk tempered expectations for Tesla Inc.’s long-awaited battery day by cautioning that the company will unveil something that won’t be widely produced for two years.

September 22, 2020
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla’s Elon Musk: ‘Time to Go All Out’ on Semi Production

The Tesla assembly plant stands in Fremont, Calif., on May 11. The Tesla assembly plant stands in Fremont, Calif., on May 11. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

CEO Elon Musk sent an email to Tesla employees before the market opened June 10 declaring that it is “time to go all out” and put Tesla’s Semi into volume production.

June 10, 2020
Business, Equipment, Safety

Audi Recalls First Electric SUV in US on Battery Fire Risk

Audi David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News

Volkswagen AG’s luxury brand Audi is recalling its first all-electric vehicle sold in the U.S. due to a potential risk of a battery fire.

June 11, 2019
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Zoox Wins First Permit to Ferry California Public in Robot Rides

California highway traffic Traffic on Interstate 60 outside Los Angeles. (City of Industry)

Driverless car startup Zoox Inc. became the first company to win approval to transport members of the public in its driverless test vehicles in California, according to a statement from the California Public Utilities Commission.

December 27, 2018