Tesla Still Struggles to Build Model 3 but Promises a Transformative Year

Perhaps riding a bit on the Starman high of this week’s SpaceX triumph, which included the successful launch of a special payload (Musk’s Tesla Roadster) into space, the one-liner that Tesla CEO Elon Musk blurted out near the start of a financial call for the automaker may have fallen a little flat: “If we can […]

In Musk We Trust: Tesla’s 10-Year Pay Scheme Could Make Elon the World’s Richest Man

If Elon Musk makes sure Tesla keeps growing over 10 years—by the numbers that matter to investors—he could emerge the wealthiest person in the world. Under a new compensation plan for Musk, the CEO’s compensation will be based entirely on the financial performance of the company. “Elon will receive no guaranteed compensation of any kind—no salary, […]

In Musk We Trust: Tesla’s 10-Year Pay Scheme Could Make Elon the World’s Richest Man

If Elon Musk makes sure Tesla keeps growing over 10 years—by the numbers that matter to investors—he could emerge the wealthiest person in the world. Under a new compensation plan for Musk, the CEO’s compensation will be based entirely on the financial performance of the company. “Elon will receive no guaranteed compensation of any kind—no salary, […]

Despite Hurdles, Tesla Promises a Semi Truck for Thursday

Unbothered by the constraints of space and time, Elon Musk took to Twitter yesterday, breathlessly announcing a press conference for Thursday. Is the call’s topic set to address Model 3 production troubles? Or, perhaps, provide some insight into the su…