Lucid Air electric saloon has US-certified 520-mile range, overtaking Tesla – and it is coming to the UK

Lucid Motors’ Air has been rated by American regulators as being able to travel up to 520 miles between charges.

Camper for Tesla Cybertruck

An American company, Stream It, has released images and video of a camper conversion it says it will produce for Tesla’s Cybertruck.
Firefighters at work

Tesla fire required excess water

Due to the battery’s lithium-ion cells, firefighters in Austin needed 40,000 litres of water to put out a Tesla on fire.

US investigates Tesla Autopilot

A worrying series of crashes prompts an official investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot system.
Tesla Model S Plaid

Tesla posts quarterly profit of $1.1bn

Tesla has announced a milestone for the company as it recorded its eighth profitable quarter in succession.
BMW i4

Car makers' electric vehicle plans (updated)

Fancy going all-electric with your next new car? Here are all of the current and upcoming pure-electric models you'll be able to buy.
Tesla creates Model 3 emergency response car for police trials

Tesla Model 3 police car hits UK roads

Tesla has created an emergency response Model 3 that will be trialled by police, fire brigades and other emergency services.
Video raises concerns over Tesla's new steering

Tesla steering yoke demonstration drives criticism

A video of a Tesla owner demonstrating the new Model S's controversial new steering yoke has been posted to social media.
Elon Musk announces cancellation of 520-mile range Tesla Model S Plaid+

Elon Musk cancels 1,100hp Tesla Model S Plaid+

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has announced that the Model S Plaid+ has been cancelled.
Tesla files trademarks for roadside restaurants

Tesla files trademarks for roadside restaurants

Tesla has filed paperwork indicating that it may be considering opening roadside diners for drivers to use while their cars are charging.
Tesla Cybertruck reservations top one million, according to reports

Tesla Cybertruck reservations top one million

Reservations for the Tesla Cybertruck have surpassed one million, according to reports.
Elon Musk Luton visit intensifies UK gigafactory rumours

Elon Musk UK visit intensifies gigafactory rumours

A visit by Tesla CEO Elon Musk to Luton has intensified rumours that the electric car maker is thinking of opening a gigafactory in the UK.
Tesla stops accepting Bitcoin as payment

Tesla stops accepting Bitcoin as payment

Tesla has stopped accepting Bitcoin, less than two months after announcing the cryptocurrency’s introduction as a payment method for its cars.