Elon Musk’s outburst against telecommuting for Tesla employees

In a vitriolic email sent to his employees, the boss of Tesla asks them for 40 hours “minimum” of weekly presence in the office, otherwise they will be considered as “having resigned”. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has asked employees to return to the office or leave the company, according to an email sent to … Read more

Tesla recalls over 1 million vehicles over glass safety risk

Tesla will perform a free, remote software update to comply with federal regulations. The American electric car manufacturer Tesla has initiated the recall in the United States of nearly 1.1 million vehicles due to a risk of pinching linked to its electric window safety device. In a letter addressed to the Californian group on Wednesday … Read more

Elon Musk presses the brakes hard at Tesla

By Jean-Yves Guérin Published on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m., Update on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m. Elon Musk (right) at the inauguration of the Tesla Gigafactory in Grünheide on March 22, Germany. POOL/via REUTERS DECRYPTION – The entrepreneur, who believes in the recession, asks the leaders of the manufacturer to reduce the workforce by 10%. Elon … Read more

Tesla rakes in record $5.5 billion profit in 2021

Elon Musk’s group managed to boost its shipments by 87% last year despite the shortage of semiconductors and supply problems. Tesla, benefiting from the craze for its electric vehicles, made a record profit of $5.5 billion in 2021, but warned that problems with its supply chain could persist throughout the year. Read alsoThe irresistible rise … Read more

Teslas involved in 273 accidents in the United States

In total, Tesla models were the subject of nearly 70% of the reports of the 392 accidents listed, for almost all between July 2021 and mid-May 2022, according to the NHTSA. Tesla-branded vehicles equipped with self-driving software have been involved in 273 crashes in the United States, according to a report released Wednesday by the … Read more

Watch: Tesla, CIBC and TD Bank

The National Bank Financial analyst raises his target price from $83 to $84. (Photo: Romeo Mocafico for Les Affaires) What to do with Tesla, CIBC and TD Bank stocks? Here are some recommendations from analysts likely to move prices soon. Note: the author may have a totally different opinion from the one expressed. Tesla (TSLA, … Read more

Complaint against Tesla, accused of lying about its self-driving features

The California authority claims that Tesla cars “cannot operate as autonomous vehicles“. The California Motor Vehicle Agency (DMV) is accusing Tesla of lying to consumers about its self-driving technologies, and has filed suit in a state administrative court, according to the Los Angeles Times. You’re here “has made or disseminated statements that are false or … Read more

Robinhood, the brutal fall of a popular trading platform

By Tom Kerkour Posted on 04/29/2022 at 6:06 p.m., Update on 04/29/2022 at 7:17 p.m. With the pandemic, to escape boredom and make some money, some have turned to applications like Robinhood, promising finance open to all in a few clicks. Riccardo Milani/Hans Lucas STORY – The new broker was one of the stars of … Read more

Accused of sexual harassment and exhibitionism, Elon Musk responds on Twitter

By Baptiste Renault Posted on 05/20/2022 at 1:21 p.m., Update on 05/20/2022 at 14:51 Elon Musk during a press conference at the SpaceX launch pad in Texas on February 10, 2022. JIM WATSON / AFP SpaceX reportedly paid one of its flight attendants $250,000 not to sue Elon Musk after he made sexual advances to … Read more

Elon Musk’s tunnel-building business is worth nearly $6 billion

Founded in 2016 by the boss of Tesla and SpaceX, the start-up aims to revolutionize urban transport. The start-up The Boring Company, founded by Elon Musk and specializing in the construction of tunnels in large cities, announced that it had raised $675 million, bringing its valuation to $5.675 billion. Read alsoElon Musk attacks Twitter and … Read more