Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) deliveries flat on continuing production Snafus. Hypemister Elon Musk’s targets will not happen on time, what’s new? The “rentier’” EV maker has reported Q-by-Q shipment declines for the 2nd time in the past year. This may signal that demand has peaked, casting doubt on whether […]






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Valuation in the Stratosphere, “Where is the Beef” $TSLA, $TM, $DDAIF, $VLKAY, $F, $GM Shares of EV maker, Tesla, Ine, sold off Friday,  after marking  an all-time high and driving its market capitalization to $61.6-B, about $280-B more than BMW AG. Tesla now ranks as the 4th-most valuable automaker, behind Toyota Motor Corp […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burns Cash, Stock Drops, Rich Rivals Watch

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burns Cash, Stock Drops, Rich Rivals Watch






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burns Cash, Stock Drops, Rich Rivals Watch $TSLA, $AAPL, $GOOGL, $AMZN Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) lost a buy rating from its longtime Bull Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) as a firm analyst boosted projections for how much cash the fledgling, money losing EV carmaker will burn through as rich rivals bite on its business. Adam Jonas, […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Not Tesla is a Money Making Supercar Maker

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Not Tesla is a Money Making Supercar Maker






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Not Tesla is a Money Making Supercar Maker $RACE, $TSLA, $FCAU Last week Tesla earnings (none) were one of the big stories in the auto industry. As usual, the EV maker made No money, but the “spun” news sent the market, analysts, and Tesla “lovers” into a frenzy, what hype. But another company, Ferrari […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Recalls Model S, Model X Cars in China $TSLA Last Friday, US EV (electric car) maker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) started to recall 6,634 Model S and Model X electric cars in China over a parking brake problem, according to China’s consumer quality watchdog. The recall was filed by Tesla Auto Sales (Beijing) Co. to […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods $TSLA, $F, $VLKAY Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk has taken many risks with “way out” technology in his company’s cars on the way to passing Ford (NYSE:F) market value. Now Mr. Musk is pushing the boundaries in the factory that makes his EVs (electric vehicles). Conventional automakers test […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Recall 53,000 Cars for Brake Failure

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Recall 53,000 Cars for Brake Failure






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Recall 53,000 Cars for Brake Failure $TSLA Thursday, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) said it will recall 53,000 of its Model S and Model X cars globally to fix a parking brake failures. Shares of the US luxury EV (electric car) maker dropped 1.3% to 301.50 in afternoon trading following its biggest recall ever. […]






The Energy Infrastructure Needed to Power Devices We Depend on is Massive

The Energy Infrastructure Needed to Power Devices We Depend on is Massive






The Energy Infrastructure Needed to Power Devices We Depend on is Massive $URA, $GE, $HTHIY, $UUUU, $SYHBF Human behavior is often influenced by new technologies. Go to a local mall or sit on subway car and see how many people are glued to their cellphones and tablets. Certainly advances in technology have, in many cases, […]






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall $TSLA, $F Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk says he can make 500,000 cars next year, wild, Yes? That is a dramatic increase for the EV (electric-car) company, which made a little more than 76,000 in Y 2016. And might make about 90,000 this year. The […]






Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure…

Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure…






Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure… $TSLA, $BMWYY, $DDAIF A bit over 1 year ago Elon Musk strode on to a stage to unveil his Tesla Model 3 ($35,000 ). The 5 seat EV accelerates as fast as the the best-selling luxury sport sedans in America the BMW 3 Series […]






Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted

Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted






Bentley Motors’ EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead Debuted $VLKAY Bentley Motors debuted the EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept Drophead, production could happen as early as Y 2021. The Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept was designed to explore Bentley’s producing a EV for production; it’s a separate endeavor from the recently promised plug-in hybrid […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It $TSLA, $GM Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) plans to raise 1.15-B in new funding to help fuel production of a mass market-targeted Model 3 electric car set for release this year. The company said that it planned to offer $250-M in common stock and $750-M in convertible notes, with […]






Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc






Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc $TSLA Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) changed its name to “Tesla Inc” as CEO Elon Musk looks to transform the Silicon Valley firm from a micro-mini EV (electric car) maker to a diversified energy products company. In October, Mr. Musk unveiled solar-powered roof tiles that eliminate the […]






The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium

The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium






The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium Experts say that the amount of lithium being produced in North America will not be enough to meet the growing demand for EVs (electrical vehicles) but that some of problem might/might not be alleviated via recycling, According to a report from the US EPA: […]






Paris Auto Show: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Says No Electric Cars

Paris Auto Show: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Says No Electric Cars






Paris Auto Show: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Says No Electric Cars $RACE Almost daily we see another major automotive brand announcing a battery-electric power initiative aka EV. But, not at Ferrari. The Italian Supercar maker is determined that there will be no silent surge of power in its near future, even as Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Porsche, and BMW all […]






BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory

BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory






BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) to Triple Size of California Factory $BYDDF Chinese car, bus and battery maker BYD (OTCMKT:BYDDF) announced recently that it will expand its EV (electric vehicle) plant in Lancaster, California, 3X’ing the size of its facility, employment and production capability in next 3 years. Stella Li, President of BYD America, said at a groundbreaking […]






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Automatic Driving Accidents at Issue

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Automatic Driving Accidents at Issue






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Automatic Driving Accidents at Issue $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) have been involved in several accidents around the world, some of which were fatal. These accidents call the safety of Tesla, especially its automatic driving features into question. The following is the accidents caused by Tesla autopilot technology worldwide in 2016. On 7 September, a […]






Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models

Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models






Daimler, AG (Mercedes Benz) Plans 6+ EV Models $DDAIF, $VLKAY, $TSLA German carmaker Daimler (OTCMKT:DDAIF) plans to roll out at least 6, and possibly as many as 9, EV (electric car) models as part of its drive to compete with Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Volkswagen’s (OTCMKT:VLKAY)) Audi, a person familiar with Daimler’s plans told Reuters Saturday. […]






BMW’s New EV’s are Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Killers

BMW’s New EV’s are Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Killers






BMW’s New EV’s are Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Killers $TSLA Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: SLA) continues to struggle with production and with concerns about how it can fulfill (if ever) the orders for its Model 3. BMW has joined the other leading automobile manufactures to pressure Tesla’s market share and become the leader in electric car technology and […]






Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan

Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan






Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan  $GM, $TSLA The long road to getting the Henrik Fisker’s Karma  back in production is about to end. It was in early Y 2014 that China’s Wanxiang bought the what was left of the $1-B automotive failure Fisker Motors, including the rights to the failed automaker’s […]






SEC Declines Comment on Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Securities Investigation

SEC Declines Comment on Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Securities Investigation






SEC Declines Comment on Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Securities Investigation EV maker, Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)  said it has not been informed of a SEC investigation into its disclosure of a fatal crash. The WS-J reported Monday that the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is investigating whether Tesla should have informed investors after a fatal crash on […]






“Zero Emissions” from Electric Vehicles is Bunk

“Zero Emissions” from Electric Vehicles is Bunk






“Zero Emissions” from Electric Vehicles is Bunk $TSLA Electric vehicles (EV) are seen by many as the harbinger of an environmentally Neutral future. Industry as assure consumers of “Zero Emissions,” and US President Barack Hussein Obama promised a 1-M on the road by Y 2015. Another, failed promise from the “Hopemiester” as less than 450-K […]






1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits

1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits






1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits US environmentally-conscious taxpayers can choose from a variety of vehicles powered solely or partially by electricity. Some of the cars on this list are “head scratchers”, as in the Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid base priced at $845,000 (pictured above), humm! In addition to the perceived ecological […]






Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up

Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up






Fiat-Chrysler Mulls Adding Electric Vehicles to its Line-up $FCAM, $TSLA, $VLKAY Fiat-Chrysler’s (NYSE:FCAM) CEO Sergio Marchionne, 64 anni, is considering adding full electric vehicles to the carmaker’s line-up including the Maserati Alfieri sportscar and a small City Car. “I have always thought the economic model that supports Tesla is something that Fiat Chrysler could replicate […]






People are Asking, “Are Electric Cars the Future of Motoring?”

People are Asking, “Are Electric Cars the Future of Motoring?”






People are Asking, “Are Electric Cars the Future of Motoring?” $GM, $TSLA, $DDAIF, $BMW:DE, $POAHY Not too long EV’s (electric vehicles) were a rarity on the road and the track, and dream of hardcore environmentalists. That seems to be changing now and consumers are to believe the media hyperbole and some industry experts, EV’s will […]






Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Share’s Falling, Leadership in Question

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Share’s Falling, Leadership in Question






Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Share’s Falling, Leadership in Question $TSLA Shares of Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) have been in reverse mode since the EV maker reported Q-1 earnings results that showed a wider-than-expected loss. TSLA stock closed Tuesday at 208.69 a decline of about 15% from the prior-week’s close of 240.76. In the past 30 days, TSLA […]






Two More Top Executives “Ankle” Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Two More Top Executives “Ankle” Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA)






Two More Top Executives “Ankle” Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) $TSLA Tesla’s Q-1 earnings came in at a $283-M loss. Two Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) production chiefs are leaving the EV country as it struggles to launch its mass-market Model 3 car and increase production. According to filings and media reports, the departures follow a rocky production start […]