Consumer Reports has long been a trusted resource for car buyers, and over the years, its coverage of Tesla has been objective and balanced. CR’s early rave review of Model S was an important vote of confidence for the then-young automaker, but the magazine later identified problems with Model X. In 2018, CR denied its coveted Recommended rating to Model 3 because of poor performance in a braking test—but quickly reversed its decision when Tesla fixed the brake problem. In 2020, the mag said Tesla was “absolutely the leader” in the EV market.
Tesla has started to push a new software update to increase the top speed limit of Autopilot for vehicles with ‘Tesla Vision’ to 85 mph.Read More
EV charging network Electrify America has announced the start of a 15-year virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) with renewable energy developer Terra-Gen to build a sustainable solar farm in Southern California. The project, named “Electrify America Solar Glow 1,” is estimated to produce enough solar power annually to more than offset any energy delivered on […]
Major automakers are currently on track to fail to meet necessary climate goals to keep the world under 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming, according to a new report by InfluenceMap.Read More