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Driving the Model S P85 D long-distance

LOS ANGELES -- Beyond the speed and luxury offered by Tesla's Model S, the real key to its success -- and its premium price -- is the longest driving range offered by any electric car.

The EPA's official range for Tesla's new, faster Model S P85D...

Auto defect whistle-blower bill passed by panel

WASHINGTON -- A Senate committee on Thursday approved legislation that would pay awards to employees and contractors who tip off the federal government about motor vehicle defects or violations of law that may result in death or injury.

The bill,...