• Mercedes G-Class Electric SUV to Debut in 2024

    During a media roundtable earlier this week, Mercedes Chairman Ola Källenius said the company plans to unveil its first all-electric version of the premium G-Class SUV sometime in 2024 (via Autoblog). Källenius told the press that he already test-drove a prototype G-Class electric vehicle (EV) last fall at Mercedes' testing facility in Graz, Austria. He - During a media roundtable earlier this week, Mercedes Chairman Ola Källenius said the company plans to unveil its first all-electric version...

  • SpaceX is ‘Activating Starlink’ Internet in Iran, Says Elon Musk

    Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Friday the White House "took action today to advance Internet freedom and the free flow of information for the Iranian people, issuing a General License to provide them greater access to digital communications to counter the Iranian government’s censorship." SpaceX CEO Elon Musk replied just now, “activating Starlink ” - Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Friday the White House "took action today to advance Internet freedom and the free...

  • GM Stops Taking Hummer EV Reservations as Numbers Pass 90,000

    After GMC surpassed 90,000 reservations for the electric Hummer last week, the automaker plans to officially close pre-orders for the 2023 model year vehicle. GM is set to close reservations for the Hummer EV pickup and SUV, following over 90,000 preorders, as reported by CNBC. The automaker will keep them closed for now to help - After GMC surpassed 90,000 reservations for the electric Hummer last week, the automaker plans to officially close pre-orders for the 2023 model year vehicle. GM is...

  • SpaceX Signs Starlink Deal with Marlink Maritime

    Communication network company Marlink announced plans to use SpaceX's Starlink internet for its maritime and enterprise customers, as detailed in press release from Marlink on Thursday. Marlink and OmniAccess are set to become "authorized Starlink integrators" for marine and commercial accounts, using a combination of SpaceX's connectivity solutions. "This ability to utilise Starlink is giant - Communication network company Marlink announced plans to use SpaceX's Starlink internet for its...

  • SpaceX Starlink App Hits Nearly 2.3 Million Downloads: Report

    Starlink's satellite internet service is expanding rapidly across the globe, and a new report shows that the mobile app is becoming more popular as its subscriber-base grows. SpaceX's Starlink mobile app has made it into the top 100 downloaded apps in the Apple iPhone's App Store for - Starlink's satellite internet service is expanding rapidly across the globe, and a new report shows that the mobile app is becoming more popular as its subscriber-base grows. SpaceX's Starlink mobile app has made...

  • SpaceX to Deploy Starlink Aboard U.S. School Buses, Shows Filing

    A new filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) shows SpaceX plans for the newest mobile application of its Starlink satellite internet. SpaceX is set to deploy Starlink internet aboard some school buses in the U.S., as seen in a new filing with the FCC this week (via Teslarati). - A new filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) shows SpaceX plans for the newest mobile application of its Starlink satellite internet. SpaceX is set to deploy Starlink internet aboard...

  • Tesla Countersues California Civil Rights Department in Race Bias Case

    After Tesla was sued earlier this year by a state agency alleging mass racial bias at the automaker's Fremont, California plant, the company has recently fought back with a countersuit filed with the courts. Tesla filed a motion to countersue the California Civil Rights Department (CRD) on Thursday after the agency sued the automaker in - After Tesla was sued earlier this year by a state agency alleging mass racial bias at the automaker's Fremont, California plant, the company has recently...

  • Tesla to Revamp Energy App in 2022.36, Showing Breakdown of Usage

    Tesla appears to be releasing a revamped Energy tab, that shows a breakdown of electricity usage. A leaked image was shared by @Teslascope, claiming to be from an upcoming 2022.36 software update. The screenshot is from an internal build of the company’s software. "A leak from an internal build on the 2022.36 software branch showcases - Tesla appears to be releasing a revamped Energy tab, that shows a breakdown of electricity usage. A leaked image was shared by @Teslascope, claiming to be from...

  • Tesla Launches Model Y Reservations in Taiwan, Coming from Giga Berlin

    Taiwan-based Tesla customers can now appreciate the long-awaited Model Y SUV, as reported on Twitter this week. Tesla opened Model Y reservations in Taiwan on Thursday, as spotted by customer @Michael Hsu. In a post, Hsu noted that the made-in-Germany Model Y units with CCS2 plugs would begin - Taiwan-based Tesla customers can now appreciate the long-awaited Model Y SUV, as reported on Twitter this week. Tesla opened Model Y reservations in Taiwan on Thursday, as spotted by customer @Michael...

  • Full Episode: Elon Musk on Jay Leno’s Garage at SpaceX [VIDEO]

    You’ve seen the teasers, but the full episode of Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Jay Leno’s Garage is now available on YouTube, with the full 46-minute episode available for viewing, “for a limited time.” The video takes place from SpaceX's Starbase in Boca Chica, Texas. "Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk invites Jay to Texas - You’ve seen the teasers, but the full episode of Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Jay Leno’s Garage is now available on YouTube, with the full 46-minute episode...

  • Tesla Sends Out AI Day Invites Ahead of Sept. 30 Event

    Image via @DirtyTesla Tesla has started sending out invites to select customers and supporters for its annual AI Day, set for September 30, 2022. According to screenshots of email invites shared by Tesla owners online, including @DirtyTesla, the invites read, "You're invited to attend Al Day 2022 on September 30 in Palo Alto, CA." The company - Image via @DirtyTesla Tesla has started sending out invites to select customers and supporters for its annual AI Day, set for September 30, 2022....

  • Stunning: Starship Booster 7 Static Fire in Slow-Motion and 8K, Filmed at 900fps [VIDEO]

    SpaceX is "highly likely" to launch its first orbital flight with Starship in November, according to company head Elon Musk, and it recently performed a static fire test on a recent booster to help prepare for the upcoming launch. A new video from Cosmic Perspective shows SpaceX testing - SpaceX is "highly likely" to launch its first orbital flight with Starship in November, according to company head Elon Musk, and it recently performed a static fire test on a recent booster to help prepare for...