Jul 29, 12:02 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Arthur Villasanta 07/28/19 AT 11:52 PM Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk has let slip that his unseen but much talked about Tesla all-electric pickup truck might make an appearance within two to three months, or by October at the latest.Musk earlier said to expect his electric truck by the end of the year."We’re close, but the magic is in the final details. Maybe 2 to 3 months," tweeted Musk on July 27.Musk of late has been talking non-stop about his pickup. He also previously sought suggestions for features that might be added to the truck.More importantly, he revealed a few tantalizing features planned for this machine. He said the truck will have a range option reaching out to 400 to 500 miles. The truck will have a Dual Motor All-wheel-drive powertrain with dynamic suspension, as well as “300,000 lbs of towing capacity.”He made the suprising … [Read more...] about Tesla Pickup To Launch In ‘2 To 3 Months’, Elon Musk Confirms
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Jul 18, 9:24 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Lorraine Lorenzo 07/18/19 AT 9:06 PM It’s been a few months already since Tesla released the first teaser image of the elusive Tesla pickup and even up to now, there’s hardly any new details of the upcoming vehicle. What we do know so far is that it will be extraordinary in terms of looks and performance, with Tesla CEO Elon Musk describing the pickup as having a “cyberpunk” appearance that won’t feel alien in the movie “Blade Runner.” The truck is also expected to be quite popular and reliable like the classic Ford F-150 and as fast a Porsche sportscar. New information has revealed that the Tesla pickup could actually be powered by Maxwell batteries. According to a report, Maxwell batteries stand out because of their manufacturing process. The batteries can be used with existing … [Read more...] about Tesla Pickup Features: Vehicle To Have Maxwell Batteries?
Jul 09, 2:04 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Lorraine Lorenzo 07/08/19 AT 11:39 PM The Tesla pickup truck is one of the most interesting vehicles of Elon Musk’s company today. And it’s not because of some groundbreaking features that can be found in the EV utility truck but because the automobile is already gathering phenomenal interest even if the vehicle is yet to be released. In fact, hours after the Tesla CEO revealed a few exciting details regarding the Tesla pickup in the podcast Ride the Lightning, Twitter data shows that Americans already prefer it or at the very least are more interested with it than the classic Ford F-150. The problem, however, is that we have very little information about the upcoming pickup truck. So when should we expect it to make its first appearance?According to an earlier report from Inverse, Musk pegged the launch of the Tesla pickup sometime this … [Read more...] about Tesla Pickup Truck Release: What To Expect In Next Few Weeks
Mar 03, 10:25 PM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Jerome Santos 03/03/19 AT 12:30 AM Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently announced that the company will be releasing some updates in the first Thursday of March 2019. Musk didn’t reveal any details about their announcement, but Tesla has previously revealed some of their upcoming releases such as the Tesla Model Y and other vehicles. Here’s what we know about this.Tesla Model Y Musk has confirmed a lot of details about their upcoming Tesla Model Y electric crossover SUV. This upcoming car has some parts borrowed from the Model 3 sedan and will compete in the SUV market against the standing no. 1 SUV in the American market, the Toyota Rav-4, not only in features but also in price tags. As of now, other car companies such as Byton and Porsche are also aiming to enter the electric car market soon. Tesla may want to reveal Tesla Model Y too to stay … [Read more...] about Tesla Model Y, Other Electric Vehicles In The Pipeline At Elon Musk’s Company
Matthew DeBord, provided by Published 7:57 am CST, Saturday, February 16, 2019 Tesla The auto industry is making some serious noise about electric pickup trucks. Last week, Amazon led an investment of $700 million in electric startup Rivian, which debuted a pickup last November at the LA Auto Show. Meanwhile, Ford has announced a fully electric pickup plan. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that the company will produce a pickup, but we still haven't seen much — Tesla needs to get moving! That shouldn't be surprising, given that millions of pickups are selling every year — and automakers like Ford and General Motors are raking in massive profits on the vehicles in the US, where they're wildly popular. Ford has already said that it's bringing an all-electric version of its stalwart F-150 to market. And crosstown rival GM was implicated in some chatter last week that it might be taking a stake in Rivian, a US electric pickup-and-SUV startup, alongside … [Read more...] about Tesla needs to expedite its plans for an electric pickup truck before it loses a key advantage (TSLA, GM, F)