Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the first private passenger of Elon Musk's SpaceX which is scheduled for blastoff in 2023.
Tesla CEO Musk uses his Twitter account to jab the Securities and Exchange Commission, the same agency that went after him for an August 7 tweet in which he declared he had secured financing for a Tesla buyout.
The deal is seen as a bid by both the companies to catch up to rivals in the hotly competitive autonomous driving business.
Elon Musk claims that going private would be "the best path forward" with such a move allowing Tesla to "operate at its best, free from as much distraction and short-term thinking as possible."
The new licence is subject to strict conditions and comes with a warning to prove it had changed to retain its right to operate in London, the heart of its biggest European market.
In its fifteen-year existence the company headed up by Elon Musk has not made a profit, and it's burning through cash at an unprecedented rate.
No one was in the patrol car when the collision took place in the late morning, the Laguna Beach Police Department said in a message posted along with photos on Twitter.
Truckers angry over rising diesel prices began the strike on Monday and continued it on Friday despite an announced deal between the government and transportation unions late Thursday.
Electric carmaker Tesla is considering launching in Turkey, CEO Elon Musk says. However, experts say Turkey doesn’t yet have the infrastructure to support an electric vehicle market. What impact Musk's comments might have is unclear.
BMW however said currency effects slowed both its turnover and operating profit, arguing sales would otherwise have remained around the same level as last year.
The metro construction in Greece's Thessaloniki has brought ancient ruins of the city's life back in the 6th century to the surface. The excavation has uncovered jewellery, 50,000 coins, an early Christian church and many more items.
The country's economy minister has warned that carmakers in Europe's powerhouse economy needed to invest billions in electric car technology to avoid losing out to Asian competitors.
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