Author: Edward Niedermeyer Source: AFR Elon Musk’s second “master plan” for Tesla Motors arrived much like one of the electric automaker’s cars: brilliant and inspiring, but late and rough around the edges. And like Tesla’s desirable yet quality-challenged cars, Musk’s vision is sure to be embraced and evangelised by anyone who was already convinced that […]Read more "Elon Musk’s Tesla plans are all futuristic promise with no product"
Author: Leon Kaye Source: Triple Pundit You might doubt the Tesla-SolarCity merger, but you cannot dispute the ambition and vision of Elon Musk. His drive to disrupt the financial sector proved successful. And with the money Musk made from PayPal, he set out to transform the transportation and energy sectors. A decade after outlining his first master […]Read more "Tesla Announces Part 2 of Its Master Plan, With Part 1 Still Unfulfilled"
Author: Kevin Mooney Source: Daily Signal Grassroots conservative activists who run a reboot of Ronald Reagan’s political action committee want to know why the government allows one failing company to buy another failing company while both get taxpayer subsidies. They also want to know why corporate executives with friends in high places have not been subjected to […]Read more "‘Quintessential Insider Deal’: Taxpayers Finance Family Ties of 2 Failing Green Companies"
Author: Rob Tracinski Source: Real Clear Future Elon Musk just unveiled part two of his “master plan” for Tesla, but somehow instead of seeming ambitious and visionary, it seems a bit delusional. The most immediate and practical parts of the new plan consist of doing what others are also doing, like working on electric buses. But Musk […]Read more "The Autopilot Fiasco Could Crash Tesla’s Master Plan"
Author: Paul Vigna Source: Wall Street Journal Elon Musk created a minor firestorm over the weekend, as well as nice little pop for his stock, when he sent out a tweet flogging his road map for the next phase of Tesla Motors: “Working on Top Secret Tesla Masterplan, Part 2. Hoping to publish later this […]Read more "Tesla’s Price Tag for ‘Masterplan Part 1′? A $4.2 Billion Hole"
Author: Montana Skeptic Source: Seeking Alpha Summary Elon stayed up late writing that drek? OK, with that out of the way, let’s look for a few clues in the upcoming Q2 reporting. First, loss per car. But not the way our good friend, Anton, defines it. Next, let’s see whether Tesla is keeping its capital expenditure […]Read more "What To Expect When You’re Expecting (Record Tesla Losses)"