Thursday, August 24, 2006

A Glimpse of the Future at a Celebration of the Past

I know, I know. There are at least a dozen good topics from all your responses for this week’s blog. But I can’t help it – we had such a great time at the Concours d’Elegance at Pebble Beach this weekend that I have to tell you about it.

Ferrari
We were originally invited to participate [...]

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

The Future of Cars is Electric

Not too long from now, most cars will be electric. Why? Two reasons: because electric cars are far more efficient than any other kind of car, and because they are the ultimate multi-fuel cars. Sound bold, maybe crazy? Read on.
The May 2006 issue of Popular Mechanics magazine got it right in its typical easy-to-understand way. [...]

Wednesday, August 9, 2006

One Brick at a Time

I continue to be blown away by the number and breadth of responses to our blog. Thank you and keep them coming! Once again, I can’t possibly answer every question, but I will try to answer a few more today.
I notice that some of your questions are already answered on our website someplace or another [...]

Wednesday, August 2, 2006

The Secret Tesla Motors Master Plan (just between you and me)

Backgrounder: My day job is running a space transportation company called SpaceX, but on the side I am the chairman of Tesla Motors and help formulate the business and product strategy with Martin and the rest of the team. I have also been Tesla Motor’s primary funding source from when the company was [...]