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Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores

Published: April 30, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Green Automakers , Safety , Electric Automatic braking currently only works at speeds up to 28 miles per hour. Continue reading Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores Tesla revives automatic braking in response to lower review scores originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds


Tesla Model S stripped of Consumer Reports top safety rating

Published: April 26, 2017

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Filed under: Etc. , Green , Tesla , Sedan , Electric Brake upgrade was promised as standard equipment Continue reading Tesla Model S stripped of Consumer Reports top safety rating Tesla Model S stripped of Consumer Reports top safety rating originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:17:00 EDT.


Audi tops Consumer Reports’ brand rankings while Tesla leads domestics at eighth

Published: March 1, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , United States , Electric Audi tops Consumer Reports’ annual list of top automaker brands, while Tesla finishes eighth overall, first among the domestics.


Audi tops Consumer Reports’ brand rankings while Tesla leads domestics at eighth

Published: March 1, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , United States , Electric Audi tops Consumer Reports’ annual list of top automaker brands, while Tesla finishes eighth overall, first among the domestics. Continue reading Audi tops Consumer Reports’ brand rankings while Tesla leads domestics at eighth Audi tops Consumer Reports’ brand rankings while Tesla leads domestics at eighth originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Model S reliability score bounces back, but Model X has issues

Published: October 26, 2016

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Electric Those falcon-wing doors are still a problem for the electric SUV. Continue reading Model S reliability score bounces back, but Model X has issues Model S reliability score bounces back, but Model X has issues originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:20:00 EDT.


Consumer Reports finds poor reliability for Tesla Model S

Published: October 21, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Sedan , Electric , Luxury Consumer Reports finds reliability of the Tesla Model S to be even worse than last year in the magazine’s latest survey among 1,400 owners. Squeaks are a common complaint, but there are bigger issues, too.


CR: Tesla Model S P85D not quite as insane as promised

Published: August 20, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Electric Consumer Reports takes its Model S to the test track and finds the car is amazing, just not quite as quick as Tesla promised.


Consumer Reports finds some new cars burn too much oil

Published: July 2, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Ownership , Maintenance In an annual survey of car owners, significant numbers reported what Consumer Reports considered to be excessive oil consumption. Continue reading Consumer Reports finds some new cars burn too much oil Consumer Reports finds some new cars burn too much oil originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:28:00 EST.


Consumer Reports sours on Tesla Model S for faulty door handles

Published: May 16, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Electric The Tesla Model S P85D that Consumer Reports is testing had problems with it door handles, making the car temporarily undrivable.


BMW offering glitch fix for i3 with range extender

Published: March 12, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Ownership , BMW , Driving , Maintenance , Safety , Technology , Hatchback , Electric Following a complaint from Consumer Reports, BMW has issued a software upgrade to the range-extended i3 model that alerts the driver of a low state of charge that could affect the vehicle’s acceleration. Continue reading BMW offering glitch fix for i3 with range extender BMW offering glitch fix for i3 with range extender originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:13:00 EST.


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