Category: American Business

SiriusXM’s new VIP plan covers two cars and lots of concerts

With streaming music services like Apple Music and Spotify increasing their subscriber numbers each year, it’s no wonder that SiriusXM is looking to differentiate itself as much as possible. Traditionally, it has done so with exclusive content like its two dedicated Howard Stern channels, but today it’s taking a slightly different approach with the announcement…

Elon Musk reveals how non-Tesla EVs will use Superchargers

Elon Musk caused consternation among many Tesla owners recently when he said the company is planning to open up its Supercharger stations to non-Tesla electric vehicles (EVs), with many fearing the move will result in crowded facilities and longer lines at chargers. But in a second-quarter earnings call with Tesla investors on Monday, July 26,…

Elon Musk: Tesla Will Open up Superchargers to Other EVs

After years of talking about it, Tesla CEO Elon Musk this week confirmed that the electric-car company will start to open up its network of Superchargers to other vehicles “later this year.” Musk revealed the news on Tuesday, July 21, in response to a tweet about the company’s technology for rapid charging. We created our…

Elon Musk says there’s a chance the Cybertruck could flop

Going up against the likes of Ford’s popular F-150 pickup and sporting a space-age design that has split opinion, Tesla boss Elon Musk has admitted that the automaker’s Cybertruck could struggle when it hits the market later this year. Responding to a tweet from Tesla Owners Online that predicted that the all-electric Cybertruck will be…

Volkswagen Golf GTI and Golf R blend power, practicality, and tech

When it comes to practical performance cars, Volkswagen is the gold standard. The Volkswagen Golf GTI is the original hot hatchback — a sensible economy car with added spice. The Volkswagen Golf R has refined that concept, adding more power and a more grown-up feel. Avoiding complacency, and aiming to keep up with the latest…