Elon Musk gets a speeding fine after his Tesla is clocked doing 11km/second in space

Elon Musk gets a speeding fine after his Tesla is clocked doing 11km/second in space

  Elon Musk was handed a speeding ticket when his cherry red Tesla roadster was clocked doing 11km/second just outside Earth’s lower orbit.   The tech entrepreneur has apparently appealed the issuing of a fine for the speed violation, stating that he wasn’t actually driving the vehicle when the excessive speeds were recorded. SpaceX’s Head…

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Tesla accused of stealing truck / sports car combo idea from Knight Rider

Tesla accused of stealing truck / sports car combo idea from Knight Rider

  Tesla has been accused of stealing its new truck / sports car combo idea from the 1980s television show Knight Rider.   The electric car maker unveiled its first electric articulated lorry, which is designed to challenge diesel trucks as king of the road alongside a new roadster which Chairman Elon Musk said will…

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Tesla fires employees at its solar power plant to reduce the electricity bill

Tesla fires employees at its solar power plant to reduce the electricity bill

  Tesla has fired a large number of employees at its SolarCity subsidiary in a bid to reduce the electricity bill.   The SolarCity employees in question say they were surprised to be told they were being sacked as part of wide-reaching energy saving measures, mainly because the entire plant is supposed to run on…

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