Category: auto

Tesla Doubting and Big Rigs

Range Anxiety. It is the number 1 reason that fewer people own all-electric cars. I’ve heard comments like this for years: Weight, cost, space are my only concerns. Versions/hybrids are currently running with success. I see a combination of a…

Tesla’s Grandiose Plans

If a problem cannot be solved, enlarge it. – Dwight D. Eisenhower In the Tesla analyst’s call yesterday, Musk spent time discussing future plans. Underpinning these plans, and something I have been pondering for quite some time, is Elon’s conviction…

Analyst on Tesla Stock

Continuing the “all Tesla, all the time” theme… By way of Barrons’ Ben Levisohn: Global Equities Research’s Trip Chowdhry contends that the Model 3 has been “designed for the iPhone generation” Tesla has set a formidable world record of any Consumer…

Car and Driver on the 2017 Bugatti Chiron

Everything else seems so, well, second-rate… When chasing top-speed honors, horsepower matters. Even so, there are diminishing returns in the fight against the atmosphere at higher speeds. The Chiron’s redesigned 8.0-liter quad-turbocharged W-16 engine produces 1500 horsepower, 300 more than…