Tesla Motors Elon Musk interviewAugust 16, 2012 – 01:33 pm

Tesla Motors Elon Musk interview

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled upgrades to the company s Model S line on Friday, including new battery, price point and speed options. The changes help to address questions about the cars driving range and affordability, said Ben Kallo, a senior research analyst at Robert W. Baird. Read MoreTesla CEO Musk unveils Model S upgrades Getty Images Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla. Tesla shares closed the day about 3 percent higher, around $274. Skepticism has often…

Elon Musk Tesla test DriveOctober 4, 2013 – 08:16 am

Elon Musk Tesla test Drive

Photo: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images Tesla CEO Elon Musk followed through on his threat to post the full data logs from a recent New York Times test drive after reporter John Broder claimed a nightmare trip full of glitches. In a post on the company s blog last night, Musk claims the Model S battery never ran out of energy at any time,even when Broder called to have the vehicle towed. Directly contradicting many facts in the original article and Broder…

Elon Musk Tesla New JerseyApril 11, 2014 – 04:06 pm

Elon Musk Tesla New Jersey

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing in Washington, D.C. in March FORTUNE — Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk accused New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Friday of cutting a “backroom deal” with the state’s auto dealer lobby to push through a rule change that effectively bars the electric car company from selling vehicles directly to consumers. In response to the rule change, Tesla Motors will convert its two sales centers…

SpaceX Rocket explosion CauseJuly 16, 2014 – 03:33 pm

SpaceX Rocket explosion Cause

Video will begin in 5 seconds. SpaceX Falcon rocket explodes after launch The explosion of an unmanned SpaceX rocket shortly after liftoff is a blow to NASA says a top official at the space agency. PT1M24S 620 349 Elon Musk has said an initial investigation into the failure of SpaceX s Falcon 9 rocket last month points to a 60 centimetre long, inch-think strut in a liquid oxygen tank that snapped. Musk, the company s founder and chief executive…

YouTube SpaceX crs-7June 11, 2015 – 10:41 am

YouTube SpaceX crs-7

In the above video, mission control is speechless after the cataclysmic failure of the SpaceX CRS-7 mission mere minutes after launch today. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule exploded in the upper atmosphere during the point at which they experienced the strongest aerodynamic stress. The camera adjusts angles several times as a string of bright flashes and flaming wreckage are clearly visible in the last moments of the video. According…

Elon Musk YouTube BatteryNovember 25, 2010 – 12:09 pm

Elon Musk YouTube Battery

Bill Pugliano / GettyMusk says the battery might not be a breakthrough. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, doesn t seem particularly impressed with Stanford University s new hyped-up battery. The billionaire inventor is warning people to temper their excitement about unproven products. Though Stanford s battery has not been disproved, it has not yet seen results outside lab testing environments, BGR reports. Battery breakthroughs need to…

Space x y TeslaJanuary 9, 2011 – 04:11 pm

Space x y Tesla

Fluvio | Cox, don t sweat the replies, I m with you 100%. I don t care if my car is a sedan, coupe, sport wagon, or SUV; I m going to haul bikes, skis, kayaks, lumber, ladders, whatever, on the roof before I would succumb to getting a pickup. I m especially going to do this with a sport wagon (first choice) or an SUV. We don t have to buy the X if it doesn t meet our needs. But it s certainly okay to use a forum like this one to share concerns we…

Elon Musk net WorthApril 30, 2015 – 07:27 am

Elon Musk net Worth

Musk told investors on the company s earnings conference call Wednesday evening that Tesla could be worth $700 billion by 2025. In other words, Tesla could eventually be as valuable as Apple (, Tech30) is right now. Never mind that Apple just became the first U.S. company worth that whopping valuation. Musk made the prediction in response to a question about capital spending plans. Tesla is currently worth about $25 billion. Musk s math . So why does…

SpaceX StoreFebruary 14, 2015 – 02:11 pm

SpaceX Store

By Jason Rhian The Space Store is now an official vendor for SpaceX products! We are thrilled, as we have been longtime SpaceX fans. We look forward to providing our longtime customers and space fans everywhere with innovative SpaceX products. SpaceX has gained worldwide attention for a series of historic milestones. It is the only private company ever to return a spacecraft from Earth orbit, which it first accomplished in December 2010. The company…

Where did Elon Musk Get his Money?October 27, 2011 – 02:25 pm

Where did Elon Musk Get his Money?

The book about the Tesla and SpaceX CEO is not yet on sale, but some media outlets have secured copies. According to the Washington Post, the biography describes a note that Musk once sent to an employee who chose to attend the birth of his child over a work event. That is no excuse. I am extremely disappointed. You need to figure out where your priorities are. We re changing the world and changing history, and you either commit or you don t,the…