Elon Musk reveals plans to colonize the moon and Mars

Elon Musk reveals plans to colonize the moon and Mars

Speaking at the International Astronomical Congress, the founder of SpaceX and Tesla shared new details on the colonization of Mars and proposed a new type of public transport — “passenger rockets”. In the next five years, SpaceX plans to develop a...
Tesla Model S range edges closer to 400 miles

Tesla Model S range edges closer to 400 miles

When Elon Musk said the Tesla Model S was close to achieving 400 miles on a charge, he wasn’t kidding. Tesla has updated the electric luxury sedan’s stats once again to give it an EPA estimated range of 390 miles (previously 373 miles) in Long Range Plus...
SpaceX test-fires Falcon 9 rocket for Starlink launch Sunday

SpaceX test-fires Falcon 9 rocket for Starlink launch Sunday

SpaceX test-fired its next Falcon 9 rocket Friday ahead of a planned launch Sunday from Cape Canaveral with 60 more Starlink Internet satellites, days after an international group sounded another warning about the effects of large satellite fleets on astronomy. The...
Taiwan Military Chooses Tesla Model 3 For Its EV Fleet

Taiwan Military Chooses Tesla Model 3 For Its EV Fleet

Tesla’s Model 3 has been chosen for the Taiwan military’s EV fleet, Tesmanian reports. The Republic of China Military Police (ROCMP), as it is officially known, had a budget of 3.18 million Taiwanese dollars, or $103,000 in US dollars. Tesla won the contract, which...
Tesla Seeks Approval to Build Heavier Model 3 in China

Tesla Seeks Approval to Build Heavier Model 3 in China

Tesla Inc. is planning to build a heavier version of the Model 3 vehicles than the company makes in China now as it ramps up production in the country. According to a filing with China’s industry ministry, Tesla is seeking government approval to produce a Model 3...