Posts Tagged ‘Tesla Motors’

Tesla ‘Jump Seat’ Sparks Kidnapping Scare

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 9th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Tesla Jump Seat Sparks Kidnapping Scare

Sounds like someone didn’t read our article on jump seats

Concerned citizens in Santa Clara, California, recently called the police on a man they spotted opening the rear hatch of his Tesla Model S and strapping a kid inside. Police, fearing a kidnapping, sped to the scene and held the man at gunpoint.


Tesla Motors Reinvents the Sun Visor

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 29th, 2015

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Tesla Model X Sun Visor

Despite all the advancements made in car interiors, the sun visor remains a relic of the past. It was introduced in the 1920’s as an exterior-mounted option, relocated inside the cabin in the 1930’s, began to be upholstered in the 1940’s, and was equipped with mirrors and vanity mirrors in the 1950’s. It’s since remained largely unchanged.

Tesla Motors, however, just reinvented the sun visor — and it’s pretty spectacular!


Yes, Tesla Offers Vegan Car Interiors

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on July 2nd, 2015

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - Tesla Vegan Interior

It’s not enough that the Model S runs on electricity instead of gasoline, environmental and animal-rights activists also want Tesla Motors to start offering the vehicle with a vegan interior.