Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, July 25, 2016 3:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Tesla’s CEO outlines plan to build more car models, be a player in public transportation and continue developing its Autopilot technology to a future of fully autonomous cars.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 5:55 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Federal authorities deep their investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot system, while the SEC looks into a possible breach of securities laws by the automaker.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 3:52 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Tesla issues a recall for 2,700 Model X vehicles after a seat hinge slips during testing. All cars are expected to be repaired within 5 weeks.

Tuesday, April 05, 2016 7:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Tesla has received so many orders for its new Model 3 that many would-be buyers will be waiting two years or more to get their cars.

Friday, July 31, 2015 7:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Tesla is tapping its current owners to act as a sales force by offering them cash and other incentives, including a free Model X, when they refer friends who buy a car.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 4:21 pm
By Greg Guenthner · Bankrate.com

What stocks on the market today have the potential to generate stellar returns?

Thursday, May 09, 2013 6:08 pm
By Greg Guenthner · Bankrate.com

Tesla has recently become the toast of Wall Street.

Thursday, July 01, 2010 9:30 am
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

This week Tesla Motors, which produces the all-electric Tesla Roadster and has plans to produce a full line of all-electric cars, raised a cool $226 million through an IPO. There were doubts in the media about whether the IPO, which was the first for a U.S. automaker in 54 years, would actually raise much money,