Tag arkiv: Tesla Model S

Jaguar F-TYPE wins multiple TopGear awards

Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupé

The Jaguar F-TYPE celebrates a host of prestigious new honours this month, with the most recent ‘Convertible of the Year’ accolade announced today by the world’s biggest automotive title, BBC TopGear.

The F-TYPE has collected awards from all corners of the globe since the launch of the convertible model in the summer, and this latest accolade from BBC TopGear comes just a couple of weeks after the dramatic world debut presentation of the F-TYPE Coupé in Los Angeles. Læs videre

Tesla opens new store in Westfield, London

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) has now opened its first retail design store in the UK at London’s Westfield Shopping Centre in White City, one of the capital’s most popular shopping destinations. The new store features interactive displays and design studios enabling more and more people to design their own Model S and learn all about the award winning and critically acclaimed electric vehicle. Læs videre

Tesla presents supercharging at IAA in Frankfurt

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors presents its award winning Tesla Model S and revolutionary Supercharger at this year’s Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung(IAA) in Frankfurt. Having begun the first European deliveries of Tesla Model S this August in Norway, followed by Germany, Belgium, Denmark, Iceland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Spain and Switzerland, IAA is an important platform to showcase Tesla Model S to Europe. Læs videre

Tesla brings superchargers to Norway

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors today unveiled its highly anticipated European Supercharger network, energizing stations across Norway that enable Model S owners to conveniently travel for free between cities along well-traveled highways throughout the country. Læs videre

Tesla opens assembly plant in The Netherlands

Tesla Model S

Having begun the first European deliveries of Tesla Model S, Tesla Motors today opened its Tilburg Assembly Plant in the presence of the Vice Governor Economic and International Affairs of the Province of Brabant and Alderman Economic Affairs of the Municipality of Tilburg. The Tilburg facility will serve as the final assembly and distribution point for Tesla Model S vehicles sold in Europe as well as Tesla’s European service and parts headquarters. Some of the very first Dutch, Belgian, French and German Model S customers received their cars today at the brand new facility. Læs videre

Tesla Model S achieves best safety rating ever

Tesla Model S

Independent testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has awarded the Tesla Model S a 5-star safety rating, not just overall, but in every subcategory without exception. Approximately one percent of all cars tested by the federal government achieve 5 stars across the board. NHTSA does not publish a star rating above 5, however safety levels better than 5 stars are captured in the overall Vehicle Safety Score (VSS) provided to manufacturers, where the Model S achieved a new combined record of 5.4 stars. Læs videre

New Tesla store opens in Brussels

Tesla Models

Tesla Motors will open its first retail design store in Belgium, at the vibrant and exclusive shopping street Avenue de la Toison d’Or, in Brussels.

The Brussels showroom in the heart of the city is truly state of the art and introduces Tesla fans to interactive touchscreen experiences; design a car in the design studio or learn how easy it is to GO Electric! The new Brussels showroom is opening just in time for the arrival of the acclaimed Tesla Model S in Europe this summer. Læs videre

Tesla expands their Supercharger network

Tesla Models

Tesla Motors today announced significant expansion of the Tesla Supercharger network. Supercharging enables Tesla Model S drivers to travel long distances, for free, indefinitely. Læs videre

Tesla Model S exceeds sales target

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors announced today that sales of its Model S vehicle exceeded the target provided in the mid-February shareholder letter. As customers who note their Tesla Model S serial number this weekend will realize, vehicle deliveries (sales) exceeded 4,750 units vs. the 4,500 unit prior outlook. As a result, Tesla is amending its Q1 guidance to full profitability, both GAAP and non-GAAP. Læs videre

Tesla is expanding into Europe

Tesla Model X

Tesla Motors debuted its Tesla Model X design prototype at the Geneva Motor Show today alongside Tesla Model S, Tesla’s award winning premium sedan. European production of Model S begins in June, followed by deliveries in July. Læs videre

Tesla wins Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year

Tesla Model S

Today Tesla Model S was named Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year, one of the automotive industry’s most coveted awards. To take top honors, Model S garnered a unanimous vote from the panel of Motor Trend judges and guest judges, considered among the savviest and toughest critics in the industry. This is the first time in Motor Trend’s memory that every judge was in unanimous agreement. Læs videre

Tesla brings Model S to the Autobahn

Tesla Model S

Tesla Motors announced today that Tesla Model S, the world’s first premium electric sedan, arrived in Europe last week for a nearly weeklong press preview in Munich, Germany. This marks the beginning of marketing activity for Tesla Model S outside North America. European press and media had the chance to drive Tesla Model S on all types of typical European roads and cruised effortlessly on the Autobahn for the very first time. Tesla plans to deliver Tesla Model S to reservation holders in Europe and Asia in 2013. Læs videre