Tesla electric cars have many notable and pioneering qualities. Faultless reliability has not necessarily been one of them. Since the Model S launched in 2012, multiple quality issues have been documented by both owners and media outlets like Consumer Reports. The Model X debuted with a particularly high level of initial-quality issues, likely a result of the crossover's complex design and Tesla's rush to get it into production after multiple delays. DON'T MISS: Tesla Model 3: beta phase to be skipped, will go straight to production? But despite these issues, owners absolutely love their...
Tesla enlists owners' clubs to be lobbying army; insists on it, in fact
Tesla wants "official" owners' clubs to aid its lobbying efforts.Stephen Edelstein
Tesla CEO Elon Musk's Personal Touch: Secret To His Success?
How does a car-company CEO get to be a rock star? It helps, of course, if your company makes a five-passenger luxury sedan that outdrags a Porsche 911, uses half the energy of a Prius, and has the highest crash-safety rating ever recorded. But Elon Musk has done something else to separate himself...David Noland