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Jul 22, 2014

Unplugged Performance Debuts Tesla Model S Body Kit

Unplugged Performance produces an exclusive range of premium grade products that give the Model S a new performance identity. Hailing itself as the world’s first tuning company with a focus exclusively on the Tesla Model S, Unplugged Performance is starting to create quite a stir within the budding world of electric vehicle (EV) tuners with its latest…

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Jul 18, 2014

Chinese Find Obvious Tesla Model S Security Flaw

A group of Chinese hacker reported that the Model S has a security flaw. We say, welcome to reality. Any system that is connected, whether physical or wireless, has a potential security flaw. Model S has a security flaw The Tesla Model S security flaw is making its round lately. It has to make you…

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Jul 17, 2014 / 1 note

What is TuneIn Radio on the Tesla Model S?

TuneIn Radio on the Tesla Model S blends Slacker Internet music with AM/FM Radio. It brings some of the strengths of each while dropping the weaknesses. Similar to Slacker and AM/FM, TuneIn radio is a standard option on every Model S (at least in the US). There is another music/radio type option for the Model S with XM radio that comes…

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Jul 16, 2014

Cleaning the Tesla Charge Port and Universal Mobile Connector (UMC)

We all know by now that the all electric Tesla Model S contains hardly any moving parts other than the wheels and electric motor. There’s no engine under the hood, no spark plugs, timing chain or even a transmission to worry about, and for that reason the Model S is virtually maintenance free. ALSO SEE: Tesla Model S…

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Jul 16, 2014

Model E Becomes the Tesla Model III

So long Model E, welcome Model III. Going on sale as early as 2017, the much awaited “affordable” electric vehicle (EV) from Tesla Motors will be called the Model III. Critics might be tempted to wonder if Tesla ran out of ideas, since after the Roadster, we were introduced to the Model S, then the…

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Jul 15, 2014

Teslarati Team to join REFUEL 2014 and TMC Connect

Teslarati to compete at Speed Ventures’ REFUEL 2014 on famed Laguna Seca Raceway. Our very own 48 Tesla will be making its way up the California coast to participate in a busy weekend of racing at Speed Venture’s track day, REFUEL 2014, and the Sport Electric TT (time trial) challenge. We’ll also be visiting the Tesla Motors Club organized TMC Connect user…

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Jul 14, 2014

Tesla White House Petition Response Falls on Deaf Ears

Tesla Motors direct sales proponents sent a “We the People Petition on Tesla Motors” petition to the White House asking the government to let the company sell directly to consumers. In typical modern politics, the Tesla White House response was vague, slippery and off-topic, showing once more how disconnected modern politics are from the constituent’s wishes.…

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Jul 13, 2014

Dialing through AM/FM Radio on the Tesla Model S Touchscreen

I’ve never been a huge fan of radio or TV because I just can’t stand the ads. That’s one of the big reasons why I found the Slacker internet music offering on the Model S to be so therapeutic – no ads along with the ability to rank, skip or pause songs as desired. AM/FM Radio Controls Tesla…

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Jul 11, 2014

Review: Tesla Model S Red Brake Caliper Covers

The MGP Model S Red Brake Caliper Covers add personality and color to the factory Tesla Brembo brakes. You can’t get more ubiquitous than Brembo’s championship red when it comes to the world of high performance brakes. Tesla Motors offers red brake calipers as a ‘free’ upgrade on the factory four piston Brembo brakes on the top-of-the-line 85 kWh…

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Jul 10, 2014

A Digital Tribute: Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla

On this day 158 years ago an amazing man was born. A man that would be known as one of the greatest inventors to have ever lived. A man who held more than 700 patents, including one concept known as alternating current (AC), that to this day is responsible for bringing life to this world, and paving…

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