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$7,500 federal tax credit for Tesla buyers to end Dec. 31

8 days ago   |   By Phys.org

Tesla Inc. says its customers won't get the full $7,500 federal electric vehicle tax credit after Dec. 31.
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The first all-electric Jaguar I-PACE SUVs in the US are now part of Waymo's self-driving fleet

The first all-electric Jaguar I-PACE SUVs in the US are now part of Waymo's self-driving fleet

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The first three Jaguar I-PACE vehicles to hit the roads in the US have arrived in Waymo's Bay Area fleet.
The Jaguar I-PACEs will be used for testing, prior to the all-electric vehicle being outfitted with Waymo's self-driving technology and launched in a ride-hailing service in 2020.
Waymo expects 20,000 I-PACEs to join its fleet.
Jaguar is in the process of rolling out its I-PACE all-electric vehicle, with cars slated to start arriving at dealerships later this year. Prospective owners can already start configuring the I-PACE at Jaguar's website, where the base-priced car is about...
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Tesla customers will start losing a $7,500 tax credit in 2019

Tesla customers will start losing a $7,500 tax credit in 2019

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Tesla has sold 200,000 electric vehicles in the US, Electrek first reported, which means its customers will start to lose access to a $7,500 tax credit.
Tesla confirmed it had passed the 200,000 vehicle threshold to Business Insider.
The credit will begin to phase out for Tesla customers in January 2019 and will no longer be available in January 2020.
Tesla has sold 200,000 electric vehicles in the US, Electrek first reported, which means its customers will start to lose access to a $7,500 tax credit.
Tesla confirmed it had passed the 200,000 vehicle threshold to Business Insider.
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Tesla's $7,500 EV tax credit is close to disappearing

8 days ago   |   By Engadget

Tesla might have just hit the long-promised 5,000 per-week mark for Model 3 production, but now it has a different hurdle to cross. Elon Musk's electric vehicle company has sold enough cars to hit the ceiling for federal tax incentives. The automaker...
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Tesla hits 200,000 cars, meaning lower tax credit for buyers

8 days ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc has delivered 200,000 electric cars to buyers in the United States, a spokesperson said on Thursday, meaning tax credits will now begin to be lowered, while rivals such as Mercedes-Benz, BMW AG and Audi AG will bring electric models to the market with a full tax credit in place.
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Tesla hits 200,000 US sales, tax credit phase-out to commence - Roadshow

8 days ago   |   By CNET

Everyone who wanted the $35,000 version is about to get boned. Sort of.
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Waymo-branded Jaguar I-Pace vehicles hit the streets of San Francisco

Waymo-branded Jaguar I-Pace vehicles hit the streets of San Francisco

8 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Waymo's next phase in self-driving cars has begun.
The former Google self-driving project that spun out to become a business under Alphabet has received its first three all-electric I-Pace crossover sport utility produced by Jaguar Land Rover. These I-Pace EVS - the first on U.S. roads outside of JLR's own fleet - can be seen driving around the San Francisco Bay Area.
These aren't operating autonomously just yet. For now, Waymo is testing the vehicle's performance on roads to generate self-driving system design requirements and develop durability tests, the company told TechCrunch.
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Waymo offers a sneak peek of its new all-electric self-driving Jaguar I-Paces

Waymo offers a sneak peek of its new all-electric self-driving Jaguar I-Paces

8 days ago   |   By The Verge

Waymo released images on Thursday of the first new additions to its fleet of self-driving cars in two years. The company says it has three Jaguar I-Paces, the British automaker's hotly anticipated electric vehicles, driving around the Bay Area collecting design requirement data and developing durability tests, though the vehicles lack any self-driving hardware and software as of yet. They are the first on US roads outside Jaguar's own fleet.
No self-driving equipment as of yet
In March, Waymo and Jaguar Land Rover announced they had inked a deal to build thousands of new self-driving...
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Tesla delivers 200,000 cars, tax credit for future buyers to be lower

8 days ago   |   By Reuters

Tesla Inc has delivered 200,000 electric cars in the United States, a spokesperson said on Thursday, resulting in lower tax credits for future buyers.
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Tesla will be the first automaker to lose the federal tax credit for electric cars

Tesla will be the first automaker to lose the federal tax credit for electric cars

8 days ago   |   By The Verge

The clock is officially ticking for Tesla buyers in the US to receive the full $7,500 federal tax credit for electric cars. Tesla delivered its 200,000th vehicle this month, the company confirmed to Jalopnik , which means a slow phase-out of the tax credit has begun.
Tesla customers who take delivery of their cars - regardless of whether it's a Model S, X, or 3 - between now and December 31st, 2018, will still be eligible for the full $7,500 credit from the IRS. Customers who take delivery of their cars between January 1st and June 30th, 2019, will only be eligible for a $3,750 credit. And...
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