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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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5 days ago

BMW i3 Lease Deals, Tesla Convertible, Compressed-Air Hybrid: Today's Car News

Sep 25 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: Honda Insight Reviews

From a heavily updated Toyota Yaris to lease deals on the BMW i3 electric car, today seems to be small-car day--although a convertible conversion of the big luxury Tesla Model S offsets all of that. Plus, we dig into what makes a new French compressed-air hybrid concept car work. All this and more on Gre ...
Source: Honda Insight Reviews   Full article at: Honda Insight Reviews
 

 
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First Tesla Model S Convertible Built By Newport Engineering (Video)

Sep 25 2014 7:30am CDT | Source: All Small Cars

Electric-car buyers who want to feel the wind in their hair don't have many choices. Aside from the 2014 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive--and the now-discontinued Tesla Roadster--electric convertibles haven't been a segment in which carmakers have expressed much interest. However, a California firm has decided this could ...
Source: All Small Cars   Full article at: All Small Cars
 

 
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5 days ago

Tesla Model S Convertible Is Real: Video

Sep 25 2014 5:30am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

Earlier in the year, we heard that a company based in California was working on a convertible conversion for the Tesla Model S. That company was Newport Convertible Engineering (NCE), which back in April released several computer-generated images of its convertible Model S and said it had a Chinese investor l ...
Source: Motor Authority   Full article at: Motor Authority
 

 
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6 days ago

Saleen promises a 640 HP Mustang is on the way

Sep 24 2014 10:14am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Saleen, best known for working its tuning magic on Fords and the Tesla Model S, is promising to squeeze 640 horsepower out of the 2015 Mustang. According to AutoGuide, Saleen has released official specifications for what it calls the Mustang 302. Like previous Saleen-tuned Mustangs, three levels of performance will be offered, starting with the White Label package. The 2015 Saleen Mustang 302.Handout, Saleen The White Label version promises to bump up output to 450 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. o ...
Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 
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2 weeks ago

Tesla's task is to keep buzz with new models

Sep 14 2014 11:00pm CDT | Source: Automotive News

Tesla, still operating in startup mode, is most worried about ensuring that the Model X and the rest of the new models on its agenda aren't a l ...
Source: Automotive News   Full article at: Automotive News
 

 
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2 weeks ago

What you missed on 9.11.14

Sep 11 2014 6:33pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Convertible, Coupe, Sedan, Performance, Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Maserati, Mazda, Ferrari, Diesel, Luxury Our favorite Ferraris of the Montezemolo Era Big news at Ferrari: CEO Luca di Montezemolo is officially stepping down. In his wake, he leaves quite a legacy, and thus, the Autoblog editors have been reminiscing about our favorite Prancing Horse models from Montezemolo's tenure. Of course, what started ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog
 

 
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2 weeks ago

Mercedes F1 races the runway in Edinburgh [w/video]

Sep 11 2014 5:35pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Videos, Mercedes-Benz, UK, Racing Turning airport runways into racetracks is nothing new. Sebring, Silverstone and the Top Gear test track were all made out of former military air bases. Mirabel airport north of Montreal - one of the largest airports ever built - has had part of its disused runways turned into a race course. And the Indy races in Cleveland and Edmonton were both held at local airports. It's not every day that your average driver, however, gets to drive down a ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog
 

 
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2 weeks ago

Here We Go Again: Lexus attacks EVs in new ad

Sep 9 2014 5:41pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, Hydrogen, Lexus The last time Lexus attacked plug-in battery vehicles in an ad, it had to apologize. The company is remaining on message, though, and has revisited a hybrid-vehicle advertising campaign that implies that driving a battery-electric vehicle is a big waste of time, because of all the charging you need to do. With the new spot, Lexus once again raised hackles of plug-in ve ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog
 

 
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3 weeks ago

Saleen Foursixteen Tesla Model S Burns Rubber, Not Gas

Sep 9 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: All Small Cars

An electric car's main purposes are those of efficiency and reducing reliance on oil. But as cars, they're also objects ingrained into culture and often bought for emotive reasons, like speed and aesthetics. It's no surprise that with both plenty of performance and a sleek body style, the Tesla Model S is as loved by diehard g ...
Source: All Small Cars  Full article at: All Small Cars
 

 
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3 weeks ago

Watch The Tesla Model S-Based Saleen Foursixteen Burn Rubber: Video

Sep 9 2014 4:00am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

Whether you like it or not, the performance car of the future will feature some form of electrification for its drivetrain. And in some cases, there won’t be any internal combustion engine whatsoever. That doesn’t mean the aggressive sound performance cars are known for will be disappearing; it simply will be changing to a different... ...
Source: Motor Authority   Full article at: Motor Authority
 

 

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