• VW plans $23,000 electric rival to Tesla -source

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    Germany's Volkswagen is planning an electric car that's far cheaper than Tesla's mass-market Model 3 and will discuss its transformation away from fossil-fuels at a meeting later this month, a source told Reuters.
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  • The Tesla Model 3 just got a software update that makes it faster around a race track than a Ferrari supercar

    The Tesla Model 3 just got a software update that makes it faster around a race track than a Ferrari supercar

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Track Mode" is a software update to the Tesla Model 3 Performance that enables spirited, unstable driving of the sort that enthusiasts crave.
    Tesla released the update on Thursday.
    Motor Trend sampled the tech - and pro driver Randy Pobst lent a hand in its development.
    Teslas are so fast in a straight line that they've gained some credibility in the drag-racing world. Until recently, however, they haven't been noted for around-corners race-track performance.
    The company was aware of this and so for the Model 3 sedan, it developed a new feature called "Track Mode." I first heard about...
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