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Amazon places big bet on aspiring Tesla rival Rivian

US electric pickup truck maker Rivian Automotive LLC on Friday announced an equity investment of $700 million, led by Amazon.com Inc.

Tesla to buy battery tech maker Maxwell Technologies for $218 million

In a business deal, Tesla Inc agreed to buy energy storage company Maxwell Technologies Inc for $218 million to produce batteries that hold more energy and last longer.


Tesla cuts 3,000 jobs as Elon Musk sees a difficult road ahead

Tesla is under pressure to limit spending as it emerges from what Musk called the “most challenging” year in its history.

Parents of teen killed in Florida Tesla crash sue company

The parents of a Florida teenager killed when a Telsa sedan crashed and caught fire last year are suing the company, alleging that the battery pack on its Model S is defective and can erupt into intense fires.

Tesla appoints Robyn Denholm as chair to replace Elon Musk

Musk, who has been on Tesla's board since 2004, tweeted in August he was considering taking the company private for $420 per share and had secured funding for a deal that was later scuttled but attracted scrutiny from several government agencies.

Elon Musk says Tesla's looking to establish a 'partial presence' in India by 2019

Tesla will look to establish itself by the end of 2020, said CEO Elon Musk. The comment came as part of a series of tweets about the company's after-sales service.


Elon Musk removes titles from name on Tesla records

Tesla chief Elon Musk has confirmed that his designation details have been removed from the company's website

FBI conducting criminal investigation into Tesla: Report

The Model 3 is a key part of Tesla's plan to expand from a niche player in the luxury segment to a car maker with broader appeal.

Tesla starts taking orders for shorter-range $45,000 Model 3

Offering cheaper versions of the vehicle raised a “big and unanswered question” of Tesla maintaining profit targets for the car.

Tesla has actually submitted a ‘Teslaquila’ trademark application, says Elon Musk

Tesla, the electric-car maker submitted a trademark application on October 8 for Teslaquila, describing the planned product as a distilled agave liquor.

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Tesla Model 3 is the cheapest electric car by the company: India pre-order and other key details

Tesla Model 3 is a $35,000 electric car that will compete with Chevrolet Bolt, Nissan Leaf and other electric and hybrid vehicles