"(Mars is a) fixer-upper of a planet."
— Elon Musk, SpaceX CEO, talks about his goal of getting to — and perhaps settling in — Mars to Stephen Colbert of "The Colbert Report" after Colbert expresses doubt about how Read More →
"I feel like I just married a woman who has been married before."
— Yu Xinquan, a Tesla customer who had been offered a display car while awaiting the delayed delivery of his Tesla Model S in China. Today, Read More →
California's hope to land Tesla's much-hyped "gigafactory" could lie in the state capital, although it's being called a long shot.
The electric car maker is planning to build a massive battery factory, and four states — Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Read More →
"Instead of taking that money and buying a mega-yacht full of champagne and strippers and drifting off into a sunset of opulent repose, Musk invested every penny of his fortune into a new company: SpaceX."
— Matthew Inman, in Read More →
There were many Tesla-related numbers in the news this week, so we've rounded them up.
• 431,000: We're starting high. That's the square footage of a former Chrysler parts-distribution center in Lathrop (San Joaquin County) that Tesla is said Read More →