Tesla Roadster is back: 0-60 in 1.9 seconds, 620-mile range

What’s old is new again. The Tesla Roadster is back, company CEO Elon Musk revealed Thursday night at a special event in California. Forget about the old, Lotus-derived Roadster. This latest 2020 Tesla Roadster is shapely, sprints from 0-60 mph in just 1.9 seconds, 0-100 mph in 4.2 seconds, and boasts a 620-mile range. MORE:…

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Nissan gets approval to expand Tennessee battery plant

Nissan has received local government approval to add more than 26,000 square feet of floor space to the Smyrna, Tennessee, plant where it produces batteries used in the Leaf electric car. Smryna’s Planning Commission on Wednesday voted 4-0 in favor of Nissan’s intention to enlarge the 475,000 square-foot plant, which is operated by Nissan…

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Tesla Model 3 comes up for sale… for $150,000

One of the mere handful of Tesla Model 3 electric cars on the road made its way to Craigslist—very briefly—on Wednesday. But it wasn’t the fact that the Model 3 was the only one on the open market at the time. It was its eye-popping price price tag: $150,000. That’s enough to buy a very…

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