You will soon be able to buy a Tesla in South Africa - this is what to expect from the Model 3

2018-12-12 07:54

The price for the Model 3 - Tesla’s cheapest vehicle - starts at R500,000, but that excludes South Africa's hefty import tax.

Elon Musk tweeted that SA's first Tesla showroom could open in 2019

2018-12-11 10:17

Tesla owner Elon Musk, who was born in South Africa, tweeted that his electric car company could open its first store in Africa by the end of 2019.

Musk on the SEC, sending out tweets and smoking pot

2018-12-10 16:12

Elon Musk, the CEO of both Tesla and Space Exploration Technologies, opened up about his tumultuous year in a wide-ranging interview with CBS’s '60 Minutes.'

'Ultra-rapid' charging points can boost your car's range by 200km in under 30 minutes

2018-12-07 09:05

Legendary acceleration and fast charging have long been two of the proudest boasts of Tesla drivers. But according to independent electric-vehicle advice site Driving Electric, the tables are about to turn when it comes to charging speed.

DRIVEN: Tesla Model S

2018-12-03 12:49

Wheels24 contributor Naresh Maharaj took the Tesla Model S for a test drive in Amsterdam and here's what he had to say about the electric offering.

Electronic driving systems don't always work, tests show

2018-11-15 08:27

Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not stay in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash

Tesla says Robyn Denholm of Telstra to be new board chair

2018-11-08 10:40

Tesla has announced that Robyn Denholm of Australia's Telstra will become its new board chair.

Tesla's Musk says Tweet that cost him $20m was `worth it'

2018-10-27 15:17

Elon Musk says he is signing off Twitter for a few days, shortly after tweeting that his $20m penalty was "worth it"

Once-richest woman becomes biggest loser in China wealth rout

2018-10-19 10:49

IPhone and Tesla touchscreens once made her China’s richest woman. The US-China trade war has made her the biggest loser in 2018 among Chinese billionaires.

Tesla confirms to issue and sell to Musk $20m stock

2018-10-17 16:10

Tesla confirms that it will issue and sell to Elon Musk $20m of the company’s common stock during the next open trading window.


You can soon buy a Tesla in South Africa - here's everything you need to know, including prices and specs

2018-12-11 13:41

The most popular models of Tesla's electric car can travel over 500km on a single charge.

Musk suggests Tesla's new chairwoman won't rein him in

2018-12-11 06:31

Elon Musk dismisses the idea that Tesla's new chairwoman will have much control over his behavior

BMW's 3 Series through the years, V6 powered X-Class launched - Top new models of the week

2018-12-09 20:30

The launch of BMW's new 3 Series is the pick of the bunch, but here are all the top new models launched this week.

The history of Jeep, BMW 3 Series officially launched - Here are your top motoring stories of the day

2018-12-03 20:00

BMW launches its new 3 Series in Portugal and take a look at Jeep's bakkie history. Here are your top motoring stories of the day.

Tesla customers rack up 1 billion miles driven on autopilot

2018-11-29 23:00

Tesla says owners of its electric vehicles have driven 1 billion miles using the Autopilot driver-assistance feature which uses the collected data to improve the software as a competitive advantage.

'If Elon Listens to Her': Sharp new Tesla boss faces big test

2018-11-10 09:00

The appointment of Robyn Denholm has been hailed as a "ray of rare good governance news".

Worried about running out of range in your EV? Here's why you can rest easy

2018-11-05 08:25

Running out of power mid-journey is the top worry for prospective electric vehicle buyers - but most drivers could take a full week of normal trips without recharging.

Dyson to build electric car in Singapore, aimed at China

2018-10-24 08:22

Dyson, the British company best known for vacuum cleaners and prized hair dryers, said it will build its new electric car in Singapore as it joins the increasingly crowded race to create the next-generation of clean vehicles.

Musk settlement with SEC over tweets approved by US judge

2018-10-17 16:56

A US judge has approved Tesla and CEO Elon Musk’s $40m settlement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, resolving government claims that Musk misled the public with a flurry of tweets about a plan to take the company private.

Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

2018-10-17 15:29

Tesla has secured land in Shanghai for first electric car factory outside the United States.

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