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# tesla - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils new battery technology that will see more affordable cars

However Musk warned that the new technology might not be ready for high-volume production until 2022.

# tesla - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Elon Musk unveils brain-reading chip in pigs

The Tesla founder showed off the technology during a demonstration from his startup Neuralink.

# tesla - Thursday 5 December, 2019

British cave diver felt 'humiliated' by Elon Musk 'pedo guy' tweet

Vernon Unsworth is suing the Tesla co-founder for defamation.

# tesla - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Elon Musk to face defamation trial today over tweets about diver who helped in Thai cave rescue

Musk claims the phrase “pedo guy” was a common insult where he grew up that is “synonymous with ‘creepy old man’”.

# tesla - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Elon Musk's net worth falls by €700 million in one day after failed Cybertruck stunt

The vehicle’s “indestructible” windows were smashed at a launch during the week.

# tesla - Friday 22 November, 2019

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo Uh Oh This post contains videos

Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new Cybertruck but 'impact-proof' windows smash during demo

The Tesla co-founder unveiled the all-electric battery-powered pickup truck.

# tesla - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Poodle owner cleared of breaking animal welfare laws over locked Tesla during heatwave

The trial heard Ross Hunt’s small toy poodle dog was seen inside the Tesla for about an hour.

# tesla - Friday 18 January, 2019

Tesla to lay off thousands of employees due to 'very difficult' road ahead

“Our products are too expensive for most people,” Elon Musk said.

# tesla - Saturday 12 January, 2019

SpaceX to lay off 10% of workforce due to 'extraordinarily difficult challenges'

The company employs over 6,000 people.

# tesla - Friday 28 September, 2018

Elon Musk is being sued by US authorities over his controversial go-private tweet

Musk tweeted that he was considering taking car maker Tesla private.

# tesla - Monday 10 September, 2018

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

# tesla - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Here's how much Tesla made in its first year of sales in Ireland

Elon Musk’s electric car outfit recorded turnover of €2.8 million here in 2017.

# tesla - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Tesla to remain public after shareholders tell Elon Musk 'please don't do this'

Shares at the company fell by 20% this month.

# tesla - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Arms maker Kalashnikov has created a retro-looking electric car to rival Tesla

The brand is best known for its AK-47 machine gun.

# tesla - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet On The Up This post contains videos

Elon Musk sends Tesla stock price soaring with a tweet

The controversial CEO says he’s considering taking the company private.

# tesla - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Elon Musk has apologised to the Thai cave rescuer he insulted

Musk had insulted Vern Unsworth on Twitter.

# tesla - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine

Two people were injured, including the owner of the car who has been charged with traffic offences.

# tesla - Monday 20 November, 2017

Here's everything we know about the new Teslas (and what the experts are saying)

Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi Truck and the new Roadster at an event last week.

# tesla - Friday 17 November, 2017

'It's designed like a bullet': Tesla unveils all-electric semi truck

The company says the truck can accelerate to 100 kilometres per hour in five seconds.

# tesla - Sunday 15 October, 2017

A Louth firm that wanted to rival Tesla's electric sports car is going under

Swift Composite Prototypes has been placed into liquidation.

# tesla - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Tesla has opened its first Irish showroom - but buyers may wait four months for cars

Elon Musk’s company has also installed its first ‘Supercharger’ in the Republic.

# tesla - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland

The American motor and energy company opened its first showroom in Ireland this week.

# tesla - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Tesla's electric cars are now available in Ireland ... prices start from €81,000

Tesla says autopilot capabilities can be enabled in the vehicles to make motorway driving safer.

# tesla - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Solar roof tiles launched by billionaire Elon Musk as price yet to be revealed

The company claims that the tiles are more durable than terra cotta, clay, and slate tiles, being able to withstand greater impacts.

# tesla - Monday 12 September, 2016

Tesla hopes this change will help its cars' autopilot software avoid fatal crashes

The new system will use more advanced radar technology to help detect large objects, even in times of low visibility.

# tesla - Monday 25 July, 2016

Dream car of the week: Tesla Model S P90d

Every week we bring you a dream car, you know, the one you’d buy if you won the lottery.

# tesla - Thursday 21 July, 2016

This tech billionaire thinks your car will make you money when you're not using it

It all ties into Tesla Motors’ ultimate goal of developing its electric cars and creating a sustainable future.

# tesla - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Tesla says its self-driving feature wasn't to blame for fatal crash

It claimed that Autopilot’s safety record had crossed the “better-than-human” threshold.

# tesla - Friday 1 July, 2016

Man killed while self-driving car was on autopilot

It is the first known death caused by a self-driving car.

# tesla - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Check out the €4.4 BILLION Gigafactory - Tesla's self-sustainable desert complex for making electric cars

The enormous Nevada complex is set to fire out Tesla’s amazing Model 3 from 2017.

# tesla - Friday 1 April, 2016

These game-changing Tesla electric cars are coming to Ireland

The Model 3 is due to be rolled out between 2017 and 2018, and Irish people can order them now.

# tesla - Sunday 10 January, 2016

This car has just learnt how to park itself

The Tesla models can now self-park without a driver inside thanks to a computer update.

# tesla - Monday 9 November, 2015

A mysterious startup, the Chinese Steve Jobs and a $1 billion electric-car factory

Faraday Future’s plans mirror those of electric-car maker Tesla.

# tesla - Friday 1 May, 2015

Tesla wants your home to be battery powered

It could allow homes to be self-sufficient in terms of power.

# tesla - Friday 13 February, 2015

More details are emerging of Apple's plans to develop a car

The plans are gathering pace.

# tesla - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

# tesla - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Take a tour of Elon Musk's $17 million Bel Air mansion

Yo, homes to Bel Air.

# tesla - Sunday 21 September, 2014

# tesla - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Man purchases €75,000 car using only bitcoin

The Tesla Model S Performance is believed to be the first car to be purchased using the digital currency.

# tesla - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Elon Musk's advice to Enda Kenny on fostering Ireland's digital economy

His three top tips: Encourage engineering courses in university, support start-ups better, develop talent.

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