Tesla's battery maker suspends cobalt supplier amid sanctions concernJuly 19, 2018
Panasonic said it was unable to determine how much of the cobalt used in batteries it makes for Tesla cars comes from Cuba, a country subject to U.S. sanctions.
Musk apologizes to British diver for words 'spoken in anger'July 18, 2018
Elon Musk apologized to one of the rescuers of the Thai youth soccer team, British diver Vern Unsworth, after the Tesla CEO labeled him a pedophile in a now-deleted Twitter post.
Tesla drivers in Germany told to return $4,650 subsidyJuly 18, 2018
Hundreds of German Tesla Model S drivers have been ordered to pay back a 4,000-euro ($4,650) EV subsidy after a government agency deemed their luxury cars too expensive to qualify for the program.
Tesla Model 3 critic flips view, sees possible 30% profit marginJuly 17, 2018
The rollout of Tesla's Model 3 electric sedan over the last year was plagued by delays and doubts over whether it could ever be profitable. Now, one of the car's early critics has changed his view.
Elon Musk can't take his own advice and Tesla shares fallJuly 16, 2018
Even after admonishing himself for engaging with detractors on Twitter, Elon Musk was at it again this weekend.
Tesla eyes China as U.S. output strugglesJuly 16, 2018
Tesla took a big step toward expanding its manufacturing footprint overseas, signing a preliminary agreement to build a plant in China, but it also gave more indications that demand for its most affordable electric vehicle has faded considerably amid its struggles to produce in high volumes.
Tesla, BMW bypass Trump trade war, score win for ChinaJuly 13, 2018
Less than a week into President Trump's trade war with China, global automakers have shown there are ways to bypass the battle -- and scoring a win for Beijing in the process.
German EVs will catch Tesla in coming years, study findsJuly 12, 2018
Electric-vehicle pioneer Tesla no longer has the road to itself.
Tesla U.S. sales hit 200,000, lowering tax credit for future buyersJuly 12, 2018
Tesla said Thursday it has delivered 200,000 electric vehicles in the United States, resulting in lower tax credits for future buyers under a revision passed last year.
Musk pledges to pay for clean water to homes in Flint, Mich.July 12, 2018
Tesla CEO Elon Musk pledged to pay to secure clean water for homes in Flint, Mich., the city that fell into economic depression amid the decades-long decline of Detroit's auto industry and is still recovering from a major public health emergency.
Ex-Tesla worker escalates battle by blowing whistle to SECJuly 11, 2018
A former Tesla employee portrayed by CEO Elon Musk as a saboteur has filed a whistle-blower tip to the Securities and Exchange Commission alleging the company made misstatements and omissions to investors.
After Tesla deal, Shanghai to speed up cancellation of foreign ownership limitsJuly 11, 2018
China said this year it would scrap foreign ownership caps for companies making electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles in 2018 and all automotive ventures by 2022.