Tesla gets restraining order against alleged harasser

Carmaker says man trespassed on factory in California and drove at security guardTesla has been granted a temporary restraining order to prevent an alleged harasser from approaching the carmaker’s California factory.The electric carmaker claimed in its…

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Judge finds Tesla CEO Elon Musk in ‘clear violation’ of gag order

Musk and SEC given two weeks to work out an agreement about the billionaire’s social media posts as share price falls 8%The Tesla billionaire Elon Musk is in “clear violation” of a gag order issued by the US’s top financial watchdog after Musk inaccura…

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Dirty lies: how the car industry hid the truth about diesel emissions

The ‘Dieselgate’ scandal was suppressed for years – while we should have been driving electric cars. By Beth GardinerJohn German had not been looking to make a splash when he commissioned an examination of pollution from diesel cars back in 2013. The e…

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Elon Musk’s SEC spat over Twitter gets sillier by the day | Nils Pratley

Why does the Tesla founder find it so hard to stop tweeting despite a court order?Another day, another instalment in Elon Musk’s entertaining – but very silly – fight with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, possibly the world’s most powerful fi…

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Tesla cuts car prices and shuts stores as it shifts to online-only sales

Elon Musk says move means electric vehicle manufacturer can sell Model 3 for $35,000 Tesla is closing all of its stores in a cost-cutting measure, so it can lower the starting price of its Model 3 to $35,000 (£26,400).Elon Musk, the billionaire chief e…

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