With an electric motor on each axle, Tesla's luxury sedan handles like an all-wheel drive and accelerates like a sports car, hitting 100 km/h from a dead stop in just 4.4 seconds.
US electric car maker Tesla is recalling 123,000 of its Model S vehicles after discovering steering problems. It comes as the company faces a US government probe into a fatal crash involving a Model X SUV.
The US e-car pioneer increased production of its Model 3 mass-market car in the first quarter but still fell far short of its output targets. CEO Elon Musk also quashed speculation he might need to raise more capital.
When the electric car firm Tesla remotely upgraded some of its cars to expand their mileage capacity to allow people to flee further from Hurricane Irma, little did it know another kind of storm was brewing.
"A computer on wheels" - the hype surrounding the launch of electric automaker Tesla's long-awaited sedan is more like that for a new iPhone. The CEO believes the Model 3 will be the first mass-market electric vehicle.
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