ARTICLES RELATING TO ELON MUSK

WATCH | 'Space is hard' - Musk on SpaceX, NASA mission delay

2019-10-11 10:53

SpaceX could launch US astronauts to the International Space Station as early as next year if tests on the company's long-delayed Crew Dragon capsule prove conclusive, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine says.

Tesla shares fall after third quarter deliveries miss estimates

2019-10-03 08:33

Tesla reported lower-than-expected third quarter auto deliveries Wednesday, pushing shares lower in after-hours trading.

WATCH | Tesla's new battery to last a million miles?

2019-09-26 10:05

Elon Musk recently promised consumers that Tesla's electric cars will soon be powered for more than 1 million miles.

Tesla scrutinised by US agency over Model 3 safety claims

2019-08-07 21:19

The US National Highway Traffic Administration sent Tesla's Elon Musk a cease-and-desist letter last year regarding Model 3 safety claims and subpoenaed the carmaker for information on several crashes, according to documents posted by a nonprofit advocacy group.

Tesla plunges on profit doubts, co-founder’s surprise exit

2019-07-25 21:28

Tesla shares plummeted after a worse-than-expected loss and yet another major management change cast fresh doubts on the electric-car maker’s future.

WATCH: YouTube star Simone Giertz 'got tired' of waiting for Tesla to create an electric bakkie so she created her own - meet the 'Truckla'

2019-06-19 09:30

"I got tired of waiting for Tesla to release their pickup truck, so I made my own," says YouTube star Simone Giertz as she creates her own 'Truckla'.

WATCH: Musk to Tesla investors: ‘There is not a demand problem. Absolutely not’

2019-06-12 20:44

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has sought to reassure investors and alleviate market concerns at the company's annual shareholder meeting almost immediately about demand for the electric vehicle.

Tesla plunges to a two-year low on China trade fears

2019-05-13 21:28

Tesla plunged as much as 6.3% to $224.50, the lowest intraday since January 2017, and the stock led decliners among the 27-member Bloomberg World Auto Manufacturers Index.

SpaceX launches Falcon rocket with Dragon spacecraft

2019-05-04 14:31

The Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon space capsule rumbled aloft at about 2:48am from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Musk, US regulator settle legal fight over his tweets about Tesla

2019-04-27 10:52

A regulatory fight over Elon Musk’s tweeting habit may be over – at least for now.

 

WATCH: 'Space is hard' - Musk defends NASA capsule delay

2019-10-11 10:18

The head of NASA says its commercial crew program to launch astronauts to the International Space Station using Elon Musk's delayed SpaceX capsules is a top priority for the space agency.

Elon Musk unveils plan for SpaceX’s Mars 'Starship' rocket

2019-10-01 11:18

Elon Musk has given space fans an outline of plans for ''Starship,” the next-generation vehicle his Space Exploration Technologies Corp expects to use to eventually take humans to Mars.

Tesla gets exemption from China’s 10% tax on car sales

2019-08-30 18:58

China's concession to one of America's most high-profile companies comes amid heightened uncertainty as to where the trade war between the two countries is headed.

Elon Musk to launch Boring Company in China during visit this month

2019-08-05 06:00

The company, which develops tunnel-based transportation systems, won its first commercial contract in May to build a mile-long project to shuttle visitors around the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Tesla’s surprise $6 410 price cut sparks a rant from one devotee

2019-07-19 19:49

Soon after Tesla cleaved the cost of the Model 3, an owner on one of the company’s online forums started a thread with a tongue-in-cheek initial post: “Let the whining begin!”

Musk to Tesla shareholders: Consumer demand is not a problem

2019-06-14 10:35

Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk dismissed concerns about demand for his company’s trademark electric vehicles, telling shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Tuesday that sales this quarter could hit record levels.

Is that a Tesla bakkie? Elon Musk speaks on new electric Pickup

2019-06-05 13:00

In a recent podcast Tesla CEO Elon Musk has teased info on the company's next vehicle - the Pickup, an electric bakkie.

Elon Musk’s brain tech startup is raising more cash

2019-05-11 16:55

Neuralink, a small and secretive brain computing startup founded by Elon Musk, has raised $39m of a planned $51m filing round.

Tesla's key inventory figure tops $2bn for the first time

2019-04-30 15:54

The value of Tesla’s finished goods inventory, which includes vehicles available for sale, exceeded $2bn for the first time as the Model 3 sedan began overseas deliveries.

Tesla says China output may hit 2 000 a week this year

2019-04-25 09:24

Elon Musk says Tesla ’s production in China, the world’s largest electric-car market, could reach a rate of 2 000 vehicles a week by the end of the year.

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