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My kingdom for a charging station: one electric-vehicle driver’s frustrating search

Published: 
Sun, 12/30/2018 - 12:17pm

It seemed like a simple plan.

Halfway through a week of test-driving the new all-electric Jaguar I-Pace, and intending to drive the following day to Palm Springs, I decided to find a charging station to bring the car’s battery up to full capacity.

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How Elon Musk might make $920 million in Tesla debt go away

Published: 
Sun, 11/18/2018 - 2:48pm

A big pile of debt comes due at Tesla on March 1 — $920 million worth. But starting in two weeks, the company has a chance to make it disappear.

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Tesla delivered an awesome earnings surprise. How come no one saw it coming?

Published: 
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 2:43pm

When a company beats Wall Street analysts’ earnings expectations, its stock price tends to rise.

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GM breaks with Trump administration and calls for nationwide electric-car sales program

Published: 
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 3:10pm

Two of the biggest automakers are pushing back on the Trump administration’s proposed rollback of U.S. fuel-economy standards.

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Tesla drops to third-worst in Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Published: 
Thu, 10/25/2018 - 5:33pm

Tesla dropped six spots to rank near the bottom of Consumer Reports’ new-car reliability list. The California electric-car maker came in third-worst in reliability among 29 auto brands. Only Cadillac and Volvo ranked lower.