Press Release Category: Automotive

Introducing Plaid Track Mode

Introducing Plaid Track Mode The Tesla Team January 6, 2022 Since Track Mode was launched in 2018 on Model 3 Performance, we have taken advantage of instant motor torque to make cornering on the track feel as natural as forward acceleration. This week, Plaid Track Mode is rolling out to Model S Plaid vehicles across…

Introducing Software V11.0

Introducing Software V11.0 The Tesla Team December 24, 2021 Software Version 11.0 is here as part of our biggest holiday release yet. Introducing some of our most creative features, from a new Light Show function that lets you (or anyone with a computer) choreograph light shows to your own music, to new games and entertainment…

Model Y Awarded IIHS Top Safety Pick+

Every Tesla is engineered to provide maximum safety for drivers, passengers and pedestrians. In 2020, Model Y earned a 5-star safety rating in every category from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), achieving our goal of making Model Y one of the safest vehicles available. This week, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)…

Automotive

A great automotive press release could be about a new product, technology, upcoming events or trade shows, mergers, new designs, etc. Anyone in the auto industry can benefit from submitting a well-written press release, but you’ve got to target your audience. If your company has a booth at the SEMA Show, that could be an excellent news topic to submit a press release about. Suppose you’ve created a new type of automotive wax or re-invented the tire, or done a really cool hotrod restoration.

Regarding Today’s Jury Verdict

*Sharing this recent note to employees from Valerie Capers Workman, VP People: Hi Team, Earlier today, a jury in San Francisco decided that in late 2015 and early 2016 Tesla failed to make sure that one contract employee (Owen Diaz) was not racially harassed while he worked at the Tesla Fremont factory. I heard the…

Model Y Achieves 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from NHTSA

Since the launch of Model S in 2012, we have engineered every Tesla around the same advanced architecture that maximizes occupant safety. Today, Model Y, Tesla’s mid-size Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV), is the latest Tesla vehicle to earn a 5-star safety rating in every category from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). As part…

U.S. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report

U.S. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report The Tesla Team December 4, 2020 Today, we are publishing our first ever U.S. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report which outlines the current state of our DEI position and actions we are taking to engage with employees, candidates and community members, as we encourage talented people from all backgrounds…

Model S Long Range Plus: Building the First 400-Mile Electric Vehicle

The freedom to travel anywhere is critical to Tesla’s mission. Since the introduction of our 265-mile Model S in 2012, we’ve continued to revisit every aspect of the design to deliver the longest-range and highest-performance electric vehicles on the road. Starting today, all North American Model S Long Range Plus vehicles have an official EPA-rated…

Tesla Welcomes Hiromichi Mizuno as New Independent Director to its Board

Tesla Welcomes Hiromichi Mizuno as New Independent Director to its Board The Tesla Team April 23, 2020 We are pleased to welcome Hiromichi (Hiro) Mizuno to Tesla’s Board of Directors and Audit Committee, effective April 23, 2020. Hiro’s entire career has been in finance and investment, spanning Tokyo, New York, London, Hong Kong and Silicon…