Tesla

Foxconn Chief Wants to Manufacture EVs for Tesla

At the company’s yearly Tech Day event, the chairperson of Apple’s leading iPhone assembler Foxconn revealed he is hoping to diversify the company's business by boosting electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing (via Tesla North). Liu Young-way stated that Foxconn hopes it can someday manufacture cars for Tesla. “I hope one day we can do Tesla cars for Tesla,”...

Tesla App Now Supports iOS 16 Lock Screen Widgets

[caption id="attachment_383395" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Image: Tesla North[/caption] Tesla started rolling out an update for its mobile app on Friday evening that adds support for Lock Screen widgets on iOS 16 — reports Tesla North. Apple brought Lock Screen widgets to the iPhone earlier this year as part of its major Lock Screen redesign in iOS 16....

Tesla Model 3 Was the Top-Selling EV Across 7 Provinces in Canada

According to the latest numbers from Transport Canada, the Tesla Model 3 was the top-selling electric vehicle (EV) in seven Canadian provinces during the first 8 months of 2022, Tesla North is reporting. Tesla Model 3 outsold all other EVs by a wide margin from January through September in six of the seven provinces it topped: Alberta...

Journie Members Can Now Get Free EV Charging at On the Run Stores

Journie rewards members in B.C. and Alberta can now get free electric vehicle charging for a limited time at On the Run convenience store locations, reports Tesla North. To get free EV charging, all you need to do is download the Journie mobile app for iPhone or Android, sign up and you’ll be able to get...

Tesla Demos Optimus Robot on Stage at AI Day Event [VIDEO]

Tesla on Friday held its second annual AI Day event, showing off the company’s latest leaps in Artificial Intelligence, automation, and computation. During the event, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and his team showed off the company's first working prototype of 'Optimus,' a humanoid robot — reports Tesla North. The Tesla Bot prototype, called "Bumble-Cee" (a play...

New Tesla Android App Update Makes Tesla Apple CarPlay Hack Easier

According to an update shared with Tesla North by developer Mike Gapinski, the latest Tesla app update for Android includes Apple CarPlay on board, requiring significantly less hardware to run. As shown in the video below, Tesla Android app version 2022.38.1 includes a few updates which make setting up Apple CarPlay even easier. The developer also pointed out...

You Can Now Buy Tesla’s CCS Combo 1 Adapter in Canada

Tesla has officially launched online sales of its CCS Combo 1 Adapter for charging at third-party DC fast chargers in Canada and the U.S. — reports Tesla North. In Canada, Tesla's CCS Combo 1 Adapter costs $325 CAD. Tesla owners in the U.S. can get one for $250 USD. A CCS Combo 1 Adapter lets...

Canadian Minister of Innovation Visits Tesla Fremont Factory

François-Philippe Champagne, Canada's Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, has met with Tesla officials at the company’s Fremont factory after touring the Detroit Auto Show earlier this week, Tesla North is reporting. Champagne confirmed on Twitter that he made his way to Fremont, California to visit the electric car maker's factory where he “met with...

Elon Musk’s Lawyers File Third Termination Notice for Twitter Deal

Elon Musk on Friday sent yet another letter to Twitter, terminating his $44 billion USD acquisition of the company — reports The Verge. This time, Musk's lawyers cited Twitter's sizeable severance payment of around $7 million USD to ex-security chief Peiter "Mudge" Zatko as cause for termination. The letter was addressed to Twitter's chief legal...