Latest Automotive News

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Tesla Reports Earnings Q2, 2021

Tesla Reports Q2, 2021 Earnings. EPS: $1.02 GAAP; $1.45 NON-GAAP

We have breaking news of Tesla reporting on its Q2, 2021 earnings - beating expectations. GAAP earnings came in at $1.02 and NON-GAAP earnings came in at $1.45, which included a $23 million Bitcoin (one-time) impairment charge. Revenue was at $11.958 Billion -vs- $11.3 Billion expected. Let's dive into Tesla's earnings more.
Model S Plaid 69 Camaro Race

Tesla Model S Plaid Beaten in Race by Modified 69 Camaro

In a match race of the century, we have a recent video of a drag race between a Tesla Model S Plaid and a Chevy 69 Camaro. Clearly the Chevy 69 Camaro has had some modifications done, including using Nitrous, but even so, this is the first time I've seen the Tesla Model S Plaid lose in any kind of race. Let's check in on the action.
Old Tesla battery packs find new life in old vehicles

ICE Owner Converting His 2010 Ford Escape Into an EV Using Old Tesla Battery Packs

Looking for a creative but risky project using old Tesla Battery Packs? Here’s one ICE owner who is showing his project-in-progress discussing the Tesla battery packs he is using to convert his 2010 Ford Escape into a Tesla battery-powered EV. A must-see video as he explains issues that can go terribly wrong with thermal runaway and other dangers with the cell packs as he modifies the modules for use in his future ICE converted to EV wheels.
Tesla Cybertruck

Elon Musk Confirms Tesla Will Only Offer A Yoke Steering Wheel For Model S & X, Possibly Cybertruck

Elon Musk has ruled out any chance Tesla might offer a conventional steering wheel for the new Model S & X. Musk's confidence in Tesla's yoke future also suggests the Cybertruck might only be offered with a yoke steering wheel.
Used car shopping tips from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports Reveals How to Find Hidden Problems in a Used Car Before Buying It

Looking to buy a used car, SUV, or truck? Worried about getting stuck with a lemon and not 100% sure how to protect yourself and your wallet? Here’s the latest advice from Consumer Reports’ mechanics on what you should look for to spot hidden problems in a used car before you commit to buying one.

Consumer Reports Car Experts Recently Rated the Best New SUVs to Buy Today

Deciding on which SUV is the right choice for you and your family while staying within your budget can be a daunting task. Here’s the latest Consumer Reports Best SUV rating that showcases not just those SUVs that cost up to $40,000, but models that make good alternative choices below $30,000 as well.
The 2022 Ford Lightning Struts Its Stuff

Ford Uses Renewed Chicago Auto Show To Show Its Latest Offerings

After a long pandemic-induced hiatus, the Chicago Auto Show emerged early this week with the wares of many automakers. For example, Ford shared the F-150 Lightning, its electric pickup, with the public. And, the automaker also showed its Mustang Mach-E, the wildly popular electric. Meantime, the retro -- and popular -- Ford Bronco Brand was also shown off, while the automaker also shared the compact Maverick pickup with the public.
Used cars to avoid due to engine unreliability issues

Consumer Reports Analysts Reveal the Used Cars Most Likely to Need an Engine Rebuild and What to Buy Instead

Looking to buy a used car, but are unsure if that under 10-year-old model is reliable enough to warrant your hard-earned dollars and sanity? Here’s a list of models of cars from Consumer Reports analysts who did the research for you and found not just those used car models you should avoid based on engine reliability, but also provide good alternatives that can keep you on the road.

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