In an email sent by Tesla to its users, the consumers were notified of an automatic adjustment that allowed them to access their car's hidden capacity.
Some Tesla owners might have felt an advantage over drivers of gasoline-powered cars during the evacuations. For example, Tesla has sold Model S cars rated P60D-the 60 stands for 60kWh of energy storage-that actually have 75kWh batteries.
That's due to Tesla using an unforeseen feature of their over-the-air software update system.
Initially, Tesla made extra battery capacity available to customers for $9,000, but has since dropped the price to $2,000.
Reports of the change initially came in via users on the Tesla forums and the Tesla subreddit, but the company has since confirmed that it was an intentional measure. Another owner pointed out that Tesla said the upgrade will be effective through 16 September.
The southern state's Supercharger network-a global grid of 480-volt fast-charging stations-is quite extensive, running from the Keys to the Panhandle.
And your senator, Claire McCaskill, she must do this for you. "The liberals often say, well, you know we care about the children". In his remarks there, Trump urged people to vote her out of office if she did not support lowering taxes.
Both Terrazas and Garcetti said the La Tuna fire was the largest in the city's history in terms of acreage. But he added that the "erratic" winds, which helped spread the fire Friday had subsided by Saturday.
He said key ministries for more than three years were without a Cabinet minister, which, he added, had never happened. Offered to resign: Uma Bharti: Union minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation .
Apple's rumored to launch the smartphone with a button free front facade, following in the Galaxy S8's footsteps. Research firm IDC gave Apple's shares another boost after releasing bullish estimates for the new iPhone .
The ECJ said in its ruling that the European Union "was not required to act unanimously when it adopted the contested decision". While Hungary and Slovakia have now failed in their legal challenge to the policy, that doesn't fix the political problem.
President Donald Trump is weighing whether to terminate a free trade agreement with South Korea, an important US ally in Asia. Pacific Command and South Korea's defense minister, a Pacom spokeswoman said.
This is a huge sum as compared to the $45 to $55 per unit price of LCD screen Apple used for iPhone 7 Plus. Apple is taking aim at users who have embraced emojis and is including ones that are animated in iOS 11 .
Prince William and the former Kate Middleton are expecting their third child together, Kensington Palace announced on Monday. Saying thank you for the present, she turned to the Duke, laughing, and said: 'We will just have to have more babies'.
A Nissan Leaf Nismo might be coming, eventually
This SUV and subsequent EV siblings are expected to use the same 40kWh batteries as the new Leaf to offer a range of about 379km. So, we would get to see e-Pedal, ProPilot and ProPilot Park features in this new Nissan Leaf vehicle for this year's edition.
Oklahoma National Guard sending more support to Texas
The storm has affected millions along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast, leaving many without drinking water or livable homes. Arkansas is sending 1,500 National Guardsmen to Texas to help the state as it recovers from Harvey.
N. Korea Close to Long Range Missile Capability
Responding to a question, Mattis said North Korea could do something like that (nuclear test) on relatively short notice. In a rare move, South Korea's military released footage of its own missile tests that were conducted last week.
Security beefed up at Dera Sacha Sauda ashram
Tensions were already high after his conviction Friday prompted tens of thousands of his worshippers to stage violent protests. On August 28, the Dera head was found guilty of rape on two counts and sentenced to 20 years of imprisonment.