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The Tesla Model S, Motor Trend Car of the Year is introduced at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. (credit: Tan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas To Continue Pursuit Of Tesla Battery Factory

Governor Rick Perry’s office says it continues to negotiate with Tesla Motors to build an electric car battery factory in Texas, despite Tesla’s announcement Thursday that it has broken ground on a Nevada site.

08/01/2014

2013 Tesla Model S (credit: Tesla Motors)

Tesla Says Decision On Battery Factory Months Away

Electric car maker Tesla Motors says it is preparing a site near Reno, Nevada, as a possible location for its new battery factory, but is still evaluating other locations including Texas.

07/31/2014

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New Tesla For The Price Of A Prius?

Electric Automaker Unveils Tesla Model 3 Sedan For $35,000

07/18/2014

California Senator Ted Gaines. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

California Senator Visits Texas, Vows To Keep Jobs In Home State

Republican California State Senator Ted Gaines visits Texas this week trying to keep jobs in the Golden State.

07/01/2014

California Senator Ted Gaines. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Fighting Back: Senator Tries To Lure Texas Companies To California

A California lawmaker has turned the tables on Texas – declaring it open season on Texas jobs. On Monday, California Senator Ted Gaines stood out in front of the Texas State Capitol and said, “I’m fighting back.”

CBS 11–06/30/2014

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Tesla Motors Opens Gallery In Dallas

Tesla Motors will open it’s first gallery in North Texas at Dallas’ North Park Mall on Friday.

06/18/2014

Tesla Model S (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Motors Opens First Dallas Location This Week

Tesla Motors has announced it will open its first Dallas “Gallery” at North Park Center this Friday.

06/16/2014

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry Brings Tesla Fight To California

California and Texas are among a handful of states fighting for the planned Tesla battery plant, which will represent a $5 billion investment from the car company.

06/11/2014

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Car Rental Companies Ramp Up Exotic Offerings

In the past few years, some of the biggest car rental companies have added the finest cars money can buy to their fleets.

04/07/2014

The Tesla Model S, Motor Trend Car of the Year is introduced at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. (credit: Tan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

High-End Electric Automaker Tesla Opening Local ‘Store Front’

It’s considered one of the safest cars on the road, but you won’t find a Tesla at any care dealership in Texas. Tesla Motors designs and manufactures electric vehicles. Now the company is opening a new storefront at NorthPark Center in Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–03/24/2014

2013 Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Tesla Motors)

Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top Pick

The Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports’ top pick in this year’s automotive rankings.

02/28/2014

The Tesla Model S, Motor Trend Car of the Year is introduced at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. (credit: Tan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Consumer Reports Gives Highest Ever Rating To Electric Sports Car

An all-electric sports car has performed better than just about any vehicle ever tested in the history of Consumer Reports. A car made by Tesla Motors got a rating just one point shy of the highest mark possible.

CBSDFW.COM–05/09/2013

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