Tesla Press Release TAG Heuer and Tesla Motors launch worldwide partnership Unique TAG Heuer Tesla Roadster commemorates Swiss brand’s 150th anniversary. GENEVA – Pioneering luxury Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer and electric carmaker Tesla Motors have teamed up in a worldwide partnership as the iconic Swiss brand celebrates its 150th anniversary.
In its filing for an initial public offering on Friday, Tesla Motors announced plans to discontinue the Tesla Roadster after 2011. Referring to Lotus’s plans to produce the next Lotus Elise and Exige, the statement from Tesla said, “we do not plan to sell our current generation Tesla Roadster after 2011 due to planned tooling [...]
Tesla Motors delivered its 700th Lotus-based vehicle at the Frankfurt Motor Show, where the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer unveiled the production version of the Roadster Sport. Tesla CEO Elon Musk handed the keys to an electric blue Roadster Sport to Lennart Hennig, a German law student in Bonn. Tesla has also delivered cars to [...]
Incredibly, the weight of this Tesla Roadster is completely supported by four cups of fine china underneath. At 2,500 lbs, the Tesla hits the scales at around 500 lbs more than a Lotus Exige S. The William Ashley china shop in downtown Toronto has organized the demonstration in the past with a Lamborghini Superleggara and [...]
While current owners of the much-lauded, Lotus-based Tesla Roadster get to enjoy their cars today, those on the waiting list for 2010 models may have some upgrades in store. Tesla Motors Club (TMC) member DrComputer posted about “a conversation with Ted at [Tesla] corporate” that appears to have leaked details on 2010 Tesla Roadster models. [...]