2015 Tesla S P85D Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer For the last couple of years, like most people who are interested in cars, we?ve been fascinated by the Tesla S. We have read many of the reviews, seen the impressive ratings and often see a couple of the battery-powered Teslas in our neighborhood. When we?re in California we see…

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2014 Tesla Model S P85+ Test Drive

?2014 Tesla Model S P85+? An electrifying example of gas-free luxury travel It goes almost without saying that a large percentage of our nation?s automotive community holds the electrification of the automobile as somewhat of a pipedream. They obviously have never experienced the driving experience, and they would be wrong….

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Tesla Announce Model S Pricing

Tesla announced U.S. details and pricing for the new Model S, the company?s first all-electric sedan. Available in six models, generally defined by the size of the battery, start with the basic Model S with a 40 kWh battery and a starting price of $49,900 after a $7,500 federal tax credit. The well quipped sedan…

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Tesla buys Northern California Factory

Electric car builder Tesla Motors announced it has purchased the former NUMMI plant in Fremont, California as a location to build the Model S sedan and future vehicles.? As recently as April of 2010, the NUMMI factory was used by Toyota to produce the Corolla and Tacoma vehicles using the industry-leading Toyota production system. It…

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