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Founded in 2003, Tesla is the top manufacturer of electric vehicles in the US. Led by billionaire CEO Elon Musk, the automaker upended the industry with the futuristic designs and technology of the Gigafactory, the Model S sedan, the Model X SUV, the mass-market Model 3, and soon, the Model Y compact SUV and the unconventional, Blade Runner-inspired pickup Cybertruck. The company has also experienced a number of growing pains on the path to that status as a leader, including public clashes with government agencies, and it commonly faces questions about its technology, issues with its manufacturing, and the treatment of its workforce. The Verge covers all of Tesla’s product launches and ambitions, including energy generation and storage, and the push towards autonomous cars.

This tiny car beat Tesla’s Model 3 as the best-selling EV in the world for January and February

China cracks down on use of Tesla vehicles, citing privacy concerns

The federal government is investigating yet another Tesla Autopilot crash

Elon Musk crowns himself ‘Technoking’ of Tesla

Tesla reportedly had 450 cases of coronavirus at its California plant after reopening last May

Elon Musk says Tesla is expanding its Full Self Driving beta to more drivers

Tesla launches a social platform and is closing its forums

Elon Musk says the Biden administration shot down his carbon tax pitch

For being ‘too politically difficult’

Elon Musk tells Joe Rogan he wants the new Tesla Roadster to hover

Tesla to accept bitcoin as payment in ‘near future’ after $1.5 billion investment

Don’t buy Teslas during a production ramp, Elon Musk says

Tesla’s next car will seamlessly unlock with UWB, FCC leak suggests

Tesla agrees to recall cars with failing displays

Tesla Roadster production delayed to 2022

Tesla unveils redesigned Model S with new interior and 520-mile range option

And a new Model X, too

Tesla turns Model Y and China success into its first annual profit

Tesla sues former employee for allegedly stealing software

Volkswagen boss joins Twitter with a jab at Elon Musk

Tesla asked to recall 158,000 cars for failing displays

Tesla’s Model Y is the company’s latest five-star safety rated car

Tesla’s sudden accelerations were user error, US government says

Tesla’s Model Y now available in cheaper Standard Range option

Elon Musk passes Jeff Bezos to become the richest person on Earth

Waymo says it’s ditching the term ‘self-driving’ in dig at Tesla

Tesla fell just short of delivering 500,000 vehicles in 2020

Tesla’s new Boombox feature will let car owners fart at unsuspecting neighbors

Five easy ways for Elon Musk to combine his companies into a superconglomerate

Tesla’s success helped aim a fire hose of cash at EV startups in 2020

Elon Musk says Apple refused a meeting to acquire Tesla

Hot Wheels is giving the real Tesla experience by delaying their model Cybertruck

Oracle moves its HQ from California to Texas

Tesla will reportedly suspend production of its Model S and Model X for 18 days