Most people I know who own (or have driven) a Tesla seem pretty happy about the car and the brand. But they don’t seem nearly as happy as the people who bought Tesla’s stock a few months ago. From BloombergBusinessweek: Why Everybody Loves Tesla. “Tesla’s ambition isn’t merely to win the title of hottest car in Silicon Valley, it’s to simultaneously become the next Ford Motor and ExxonMobil — to be a profitable, mass-scale manufacturer and fuel distribution network. Not even Henry Ford tried to pull all that off.”

+ Here’s a cool video video that provides a peek inside Tesla’s robotic factory: How the Tesla Model S is Made.

+ For his next act, Tesla’s Elon Musk is working on something known as Hyperloop. The idea is to enable people to travel from LA to San Francisco in less than thirty minutes (Pro Tip: Bring a windbreaker). From The Verge: Here’s how Elon Musk’s Hyperloop might actually work.