Elon Musk asks to be arrested as Tesla breaks the law to reopen plant
Tesla chief defies local laws to reopen under the COVID-19 cloud. Read more
What will the automotive industry look like post-pandemic?
As motor vehicle sales in Australia drive off a cliff, falling by an unfeasible 50 per cent, the car industry is staring into the abyss of an unknowable future and asking some uncomfortable questions. Read more
New Tesla Model 3 2020 becomes number one in UK amidst 97 per cent sales drop
The UK's new car market has been all but destroyed by COVID-19 as dealerships remain shut. Read more
New Tesla Model S 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Flagship electric car now more expensive
Tesla Australia has adjusted the pricing of its flagship all-electric sedan, the Model S Read more
New Tesla Model X 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Range-topping electric SUV now costs a lot more
Tesla Australia has tweaked the pricing of its flagship all-electric SUV, the Model X Read more
New Tesla Model 3 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Entry-level electric car now dearer
Tesla Australia has increased the pricing of its entry-level all-electric sedan, the Model 3 Read more
New Tesla Cybertruck 2022: Musk confirms smaller electric ute as part of ongoing design changes
Tesla is busy preparing the Cybertruck for the start of production late next year, and its boss, Elon Musk, has confirmed a few of the all-electric dual-cab pick-up’s ongoing design changes ...Read more
New Tesla Model X and Model S 2020 get 'cheetah stance' launch control for improved acceleration
Tesla has introduced another software update for its Model X SUV and Model S sedan, this time improving their off-the-line acceleration Read more
China's best (and worst) knock-offs: From the fake Toyota Land Cruiser to the almost Tesla Model S, these are the five most blatant copycat cars
News this week that blatant Toyota LandCruiser clone, the Hengtian L4600, is edging closer to an official reveal got us thinking about China's occasionally loose relationship with international ...Read more
New Tesla Cybertruck 2022 ute could outsell Nissan Navara and Mazda BT-50
Australia's appetite for pick-ups means it is set to be the largest market outside of North America for the hotly anticipated Tesla Cybertruck all-electric ute.According to data crowdsourced by the ...Read more
How long do Tesla batteries REALLY last? Model S tested after 250,000 kilometres
One of the biggest mental hurdles to overcome when buying an electric car is the shelf-life of the batteries. Read more
This is why your Tesla Model 3 is so expensive: Elon Musk concedes Australian pricing "seems high"
Elon Musk has spoken out about Australian Tesla pricing, conceding the cost of a Model 3 here compared to USA pricing "seems high".The Tesla boss was using his preferred communication ...Read more
Tesla Model Y 2020: What we know so far about the incoming electric SUV
With its international launch bearing down, here’s what we know so far about the Model Y. ...Read more
Top electric utes coming to replace your Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux: The electric ute revolution is coming!
The very thought of an electric ute seemed laughable only a few years ago. Read more
Tesla slams brakes on inquiry into 500,000 electric cars accidentally accelerating
Tesla has slammed a petition currently in front of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the largest automotive safety body in the United States, which could lead to a recall of ...Read more
Tesla who? Fisker Ocean electric SUV will demolish supercars - and it's confirmed for Australia!
It's not easy to do these days, but the new Ocean SUV from EV company Fisker will make a Tesla seem slow, with the brand releasing some astonishing performance figures off the back of the CES in Las ...Read more
Musk's bizzare moves at Chinese Tesla factory opening
He didn't smash anything this time, but Tesla boss Elon Musk once again became the centre-of-attention at the latest Tesla event.After the embarrassment of the Cybertruck unveiling, where he ...Read more
Tesla files patent application for laser-based windscreen wipers
Trust Telsa to think of laser-based windscreen wipers! Yes, the electric vehicle (EV) specialist has filed a patent application for them, and we think they might be a perfect fit for the upcoming ...Read more
Could Sony take on Telsa with its own electric car?
Sony has revealed its own concept car dubbed the Vision-S at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.Though the vehicle is less likely a preview of a future production car, it ...Read more
Top 10 news stories of 2019
Every year, a deluge of automotive news stories is released that CarsGuide covers with integrity and fervour.As with every publication, there are articles which resonant well and others that perform ...Read more