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  • Elon Musk defends Tesla

    The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses Elon Musk's comments about the recent Tesla car fires and his reaction to comments made by George Clooney.

  • Concerned by valuation of Tesla: Pro

    Efraim Levy, S&P Capital IQ, weighs in on Tesla CEO Elon Musk's comments at the DealBook conference saying there will be no Tesla recall.

  • Musk sees opportunity for supersonic electric airplane

    In an interview at The New York Times DealBook conference, Tesla CEO Elon Musk says if he had another company in the future, and that "would not be anytime soon," he'd like to make electric aircraft. "Supersonic and vertical takeoff/landing actually work well with electric."

  • Musk: Tesla fire 'headlines are extremely misleading'

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk says there are no plans for a Model S recall after three car fires generated what he calls "misleading" headlines. Musk argues the car is less likely to catch fire than gasoline vehicles.

  • Musk: Tesla's high stock price is distracting

    Elon Musk, Tesla CEO tells CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin Tesla's stock price is higher than it deserves. I don't believe in talking up a stock, he says. It's a pretty good deal where it is now but probably was a bit high before.

  • Musk: No Tesla recall

    Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin there is no reason for a Tesla Model S recall following 3 car fires. The response to Tesla fires have been unreasonable and wrong, he says.

  • Tesla Model S after it caught fire in Tennessee

    A third battery fire involving a Tesla Model S raises new questions about the safety of the popular, but controversial electric car.

  • Tesla Model S

    Tesla's Model S sedan may soon feature Google Chrome browsers, and Elon Musk said he hopes to open the car's software to third-party apps.

  • James Bond's underwater Lotus from the "Spy Who Loved Me".

    The CEO snapped up the Lotus body for $989,000, and confirmed plans to turn the prop into a real, working sub car using a Tesla electric drivetrain.

  • Tesla's Musk responds to fire

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports that Tesla's Elon Musk has responded to the Model S fire just outside Seattle.

  • Tesla car catches fire- detail

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reveals video of a Tesla vehicle in Seattle that caught fire. Shares of Tesla have fallen 12 percent since the video was published on YouTube.

  • Tesla: Too far, too fast?

    Tesla shares have soared nearly 450 percent his year. Has the stock risen too fast? Ben Kallo of Robert W. Baird weighs in.

  • Electric car charging station demonstration

    The electric car is on the fast track, but drivers need to charge up their engines. New ventures are getting the EV charger marketplace in gear.

  • Tesla Model S 60

    Driving a car across the U.S. without a gallon of gas—that’s a 21st century transcontinental railroad, and Tesla's challenge.

  • Musk: Autopilot must be better than a human driver

    Tesla founder Elon Musk discusses his company's plans for cars that drive themselves. He believes active safety systems will continue to get more sophisticated in the next few years, and that could lead to autonomous driving.

  • The richest 400 Americans are richer than they were last year, and the young are accumulating wealth at a faster clip than their boomer counterparts.

  • Tesla Motors Model S

    Tesla sales in the Golden State are supercharging: Sales of the electric car have surpassed Porsche, Jaguar, Volvo, Land Rover, and Lincoln.

  • Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Co.

    Elon Musk says the electric car company is now building more than five-hundred Model S vehicles a week and is on target for a major ramp-up in production next year.

  • ET3 Hyperloop concept

    Elon Musk's "Hyperloop" concept has caught the world's attention, but many are questioning the financial and technical feasibility of the project.

  • Hyperloop passenger transport capsule conceptual design sketch.

    It's not just wishful thinking to want Musk to build at least a prototype of his proposed Hyperloop. But it's the only logical way we'll see if high speed mass transportation can become a reality.