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New York Times hits back at Elon Musk's Tesla Model S Log Report
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New York Times hits back at Elon Musk's Tesla Model S Log Report

Feb 15 2013, 3:01am CST | by

The controversy about the negative Tesla Model S Review in the New York Times is in the next round.

As reported yesterday, Elon Musk published a lengthy blog post with log data from the Tesla Model S car the New York Times reviewer has driven. He made convincing arguments that the review is based...

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New York Times hits back at Elon Musk's Tesla Model S Log Report

Feb 15 2013, 3:01am CST | by

The controversy about the negative Tesla Model S Review in the New York Times is in the next round.

As reported yesterday, Elon Musk published a lengthy blog post with log data from the Tesla Model S car the New York Times reviewer has driven. He made convincing arguments that the review is based on wrong facts. Now though it gets murky as the New York Times reporter John Broder hit back with his own post .

He paints a different picture that makes Elon Musk's argument less convincing. Now we actually do not know who is right. Read this analysis on The Atlantic Wire .

 
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Decoding Toyota's Electric-Car Disdain: A Role For Fuel Cells

Jul 28 2014 8:15am CDT | Source: Diesel Reports

While unveiling its fuel-cell vehicle last month–priced to undercut the Tesla Model S ever so slightly–Toyota's Global R&D Chief Mitsuhisa Kato offered some dismissive thoughts on battery-electric vehicles. As quoted in Automotive News, the 39-year veteran of the Toyota Motor Company said: "The crui ...
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In China, Tesla Model S is missing one basic feature

Jul 25 2014 5:54pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: China, Tesla, Electric There were questions about the nav system in the Tesla Model S when the vehicle launched in the US, and there are still people who don't like it. But here's the thing: the US version at least has a nav system. With the luxury electric vehicle now available in China, drivers are discovering that the car is shipping without a working navigation system at all. As China EV blogger Alysha Webb reports, Tesla's explanation for the lack of a nav syst ...
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Tesla Model S, in Performance Plus trim, drives like a rocket on electric rails

Jul 18 2014 7:31pm CDT | Source: CNET Car Tech

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 ...
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Chinese hackers take command of Tesla Model S

Jul 17 2014 2:47pm CDT | Source: Car Craft

Security firm Qihoo 360 says hackers gained control of some Tesla Model S functions, but it skimped on details about how th ...
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2 weeks ago

Weird Tesla Crash Was Result Of Wrong Pedal Press, Witness Says

Jul 14 2014 10:50am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

A completely bizarre accident yesterday, which saw a Tesla Model S veer straight into a sign at Tesla's Fremont factory and store, was the result of a driver slamming on the accelerator instead of the brake, according to a witness at the scene. And, weirdly enough, they'd had the car f ...
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6 weeks ago

Rumor: Long-Wheelbase Tesla Model S Coming Later This Year?

Jun 11 2014 10:35am CDT | Source: Diesel Reports

The Tesla rumor mill is never quiet for long, and the latest one suggests that the company is developing a long-wheelbase version of its Model S sedan, specifically for the Chinese market. Tesla Motors just recently launched in China, obviously a key market for it and every other automaker, and one in which rear-seat room may be a more important... ...
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6 weeks ago

Subaru SVX

Jun 11 2014 4:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Subaru’s got a lot of things on its plate these days, but that hasn’t stopped the Japanese brand from adding more projects to its name. Motoring is reporting that Subaru is planning on bringing back the SVX, the same two-door, grand-tourer coupe that Subaru sold from 1991 to 1996. It’s been quite some time since we last saw the SVX, which makes its surprising return that much more, well, surprising. But a source close to Subaru told Motoring that the company really has plans ...
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7 weeks ago

Tesla Software Updates, 2014 BMW 328d Driven, Carbon-Limit Cost: Today's Car News

Jun 6 2014 10:27am CDT | Source: Green Car Reports

Today on Green Car Reports: A guide to Tesla Model S software updates since 2012, a review of the 2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sport Wagon, and why the EPA's carbon limits could cost $7 per car. All this and more on Green Car Reports. We investigate the fuel economy of diesel SUVs and crossovers. A chronicle of T ...
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7 weeks ago

Nissan To Launch Plug-In Hybrids Too, In Less Than Two Years

Jun 4 2014 8:30am CDT | Source: Diesel Reports

Plug-in hybrids will clearly be all the rage among carmakers for the next couple of years. While the number of high-volume battery-electric vehicles today can be counted on one hand--BMW i3, Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model S--virtually every global automaker now has plug-in hybrids planned for launch between 2015 and 2020. And, contrary to ear ...
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7 weeks ago

NAIT looks at what we’ll drive in future

Jun 3 2014 10:56am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

What we’ll drive in the future is an intriguing question. The answer is sure to involve electric or hydrogen-powered cars. Fossil fuels are likely to have less a role, but many alternatives are vying for the pole. The Drive the Future Expo on June 7 at NAIT will include many of those possibilities, showcasing the best in fuel-efficient and alternative energy vehicles. It’s an opportunity for consumers to see what the present and the future holds for them. More than 40 ...
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