Tag: Model

Tesla recalls 15,000 Model X SUVs to fix a power steering problem

Tesla’s innovative over-the-air software updating system allows it to upgrade (and, sometimes, repair) its cars wirelessly, but some problems will always require tools and a trained mechanic. It encountered one recently, so it’s voluntarily recalling 15,000 early examples of the Model X to fix a problem with the power steering system. Documents published by the…

Tesla starts work on building Model Y SUVs at Shanghai factory

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. electric car maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said it has started work on building Model Y electric sports utility vehicles (SUV) at its $ 2 billion Shanghai factory, marking a new milestone for the company’s first foreign car plant. Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk and Shanghai’s Mayor Ying Yong attend an opening…

Peanuts! Uber boss calls losing $5bn in 3 months a sustainable business model

Ride-hailing giant Uber, which has recently reported its largest-ever quarterly loss, has an “absolutely sustainable” business model, according to the company’s CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi. In an interview with CNN, he defended the company’s business model, which involves investing heavily in promotions to attract customers to its on-demand ride and meal-delivery offerings. “The model is absolutely…

Peter Howell: Luc Besson’s Anna rinses and repeats with its model female assassin

Starring Sasha Luss, Helen Mirren, Cillian Murphy, Luke Evans and Lera Abova. Written and directed by Luc Besson. Opens Friday at major theatres. 119 minutes. 14A Luc Besson shamelessly repeats himself with the female assassin thriller Anna, having been down this road before with La Femme Nikita, Léon: The Professional and Lucy. The French writer/director/producer…