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Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 21, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2023 7:34


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla just started an EV price war that it will likely win Tesla spotted using mobile service on new Tesla Semi electric truck that broke down Tesla ramps up communications as Elon Musk becomes more controversial GM and LG partnership crumbles; will another battery maker save the next US plant? Why is GM investing nearly $1B in V-8 engines when it's ‘all in' on electric vehicles? GM sees a compact electric pickup truck as its next opportunity after Silverado EV Aptera debuts Launch Edition solar EV, but start of production will take some time… and money https://youtu.be/zoq8KfidvjY Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
EV price war, Tesla demand boom, cheaper EVs, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2023 61:04


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss the potential EV price war, Tesla's demand booming, cheaper EVs, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Tesla just started an EV price war that it will likely win Tesla (TSLA) is seeing ‘unprecedented demand,' stores hitting new records Tesla ramps up communications as Elon Musk becomes more controversial Tesla clandestinely downgrades performance brakes, adds cover to hide it Tesla increases the price of its home charging station by 20% Take a look at Tesla's first battery passport proof-of-concept New Volvo C40 and XC40 EVs get improved range, faster charging, RWD, and more Chevy Bolt cheap? This Chinese knockoff is a third the price, readying for export Hertz and Uber announce deployment of 25,000 Tesla and Polestar EVs in Europe Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/XGkbu-edCt8

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 19, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2023 8:04


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Major Tesla investor says Elon Musk threw TSLA shareholders under the bus to buy Twitter Audi defeats NIO in court over electric vehicle naming scheme Polestar 3 proves EVs don't need front grilles, going from ‘breathing to seeing' VinFast looks to keep pace with Tesla with new promotions Volvo reveals its first electric minivan, but will it ever hit US roads? Alpine CEO sees US as crucial market, will bring two ‘Porsche-like' EV models stateside https://youtu.be/uDcv1eocic0 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 18, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 10:52


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla increases the price of its home charging station by 20% Here's the real story behind Tesla's ‘staged' self-driving video Take a look at Tesla's first battery passport proof-of-concept Climate activists use subvertising billboards to call out Toyota and BMW for greenwashing, anti-climate lobbying BYD continues expansion to UK – could it pass Tesla in global BEV sales this year as projected? EV charging at apartments could soon be a problem of the past https://youtu.be/K-1qgdXAv3g Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 17, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2023 9:05


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) is seeing ‘unprecedented demand,' stores hitting new records Xpeng triggers price war in Chinese EV market, slashing prices to compete with Tesla Hertz and Uber announce deployment of 25,000 Tesla and Polestar EVs in Europe Ford takes step toward achieving its climate goals with new solar power plant Here's how Sony and Honda expect drivers to pay for the tech-packed AFEELA EV Here are all the used EVs that qualify for the new $4,000 tax credit https://youtu.be/Zmbzs52gWpU Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 16, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2023 13:37


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla sneakily downgrades performance brakes, puts cover to hide it Tesla is spotted assembling giant casting machine for Cybertruck production Ford is developing an EV platform for its next-gen vehicles, shifting away from VW's MEB New Volvo C40 and XC40 EVs get improved range, faster charging, RWD, and more XPeng (XPEV) expands service network ahead of EV sales in 3 new markets in Europe We tested Halo.Car's remote piloted carshare program, which just launched in Las Vegas Used Car Buying Advice https://youtu.be/0r3vbss0VD0 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 14, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2023 10:04


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Amid demand concerns, Tesla cuts prices by up to $13K in US Tesla tries to claim massive price cuts are due to ‘partial normalization of cost inflation' More information about Tesla's new Autopilot/Full Self-Driving hardware leaks Mazda's MX-30 PHEV is finally coming, with smaller battery and V2L… but only in Europe Ford's EV program coming to hundreds of Lincoln dealers covering nearly 90% of sales Nikola (NKLA) relocates its battery manufacturing to put all EV production under one roof BMW CEO declares its EVs will soon be the ‘benchmark' in charging, range, and pricing https://youtu.be/WXbnxGl18Zs Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Massive Tesla price cuts, Autopilot update, Corvette E-Ray, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2023 61:44


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss the massive Tesla price cuts, the Autopilot hardware update, the Corvette E-Ray, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Amid demand concerns, Tesla cuts prices by up to $13K in US Tesla tries to claim massive price cuts are due to ‘partial normalization of cost inflation' Tesla becomes top luxury auto brand in the US More information about Tesla's new Autopilot/Full Self-Driving hardware leaks Tesla restarts its Autopilot safety reports, claims improvements Tesla secures new 1 million-square-foot building in Texas Tesla claims its new solar inverter is much cheaper than the competition Chevy teases 2024 AWD Corvette E-Ray, NYC reveal slated next week 2024 Jaguar I-Pace unveiled with sleek new facelift and R-Dynamic models Mazda restarts MX-30 100-mile EV program without rotary range extender or rationale for buying it Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/CEz9sQOjx50

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 12, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2023 6:56


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Ram Trucks knows its drivers don't want to plug in chargers, so it made a robot for that Mercedes will drop “EQ” branding from EV names in 2024 2024 Jaguar I-Pace unveiled with sleek new facelift and R-Dynamic models Lucid (LCID) hits annual production goal following strong output growth in Q4 EVgo announces ‘ReNew' maintenance program to upgrade and replace hundreds of chargers Solid Power awarded millions from US Dept. of Energy to build solid-state batteries https://youtu.be/sgjNsr5-eEw Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 11, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2023 9:26


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla becomes top luxury auto brand in the US Tesla vehicles moved almost 100,000 people inside Boring Company tunnels at CES Tesla is again rumored to be near deal to build factory in Indonesia Footage of Tesla phantom braking causing 8-car crash pile-up emerges GM only delivered 122 Cadillac Lyric EVs in 2022, here's why that's about to change soon Suzuki takes first crack at an EV with the most conceptual of concepts https://youtu.be/HgIQCs7TqXI Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 10, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2023 7:20


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla restarts its Autopilot safety reports, claims improvements Tesla applies for massive $700 million expansion of Gigafactory Texas Tesla shuts down protesters – no compensation for price drop Tesla ends Camry's 28-year best-selling run, and even drew reaction from Toyota Mazda restarts MX-30 100-mile EV program without rotary range extender or rationale for buying it Chevy teases 2024 AWD Corvette E-Ray, NYC reveal slated next week https://youtu.be/ItjmozunzfE Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 9, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2023 6:26


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) continues discounts in several markets as inventory piles up Tesla plans to remove a Full Self-Driving Beta driver monitoring feature, regulators are concerned Tesla starts hiring for its ‘license to print money,' aka lithium refinery Ford may shift from SK On to LG to build 45 GWh battery plant in Turkey Here's how many EV chargers the US has – and how many it needs https://youtu.be/hEKYHg5Uw24 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 7, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 8, 2023 8:17


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) slashes prices in China, raising demand concerns Tesla (TSLA) sales dropped in China, but production now resumes Tesla (TSLA) turns positive after price drop as crowds flock to stores, but they are actually protesters Tesla finally breaks and offers round steering wheel on Model S/X Tesla starts offering $700 round wheel retrofit for people with yoke steering wheels Tesla Semi spotted being towed, raising concerns, but let's calm down Tesla mobile Supercharger with Megapack caught on fire Ford finds unique knob control solution for Mach-E in new OTA update Watch a Chevy Silverado EV attempt to tow a 7,700 lb RV [Video] Ram Trucks reveals Ram Revolution Concept, its first electric pickup Lightyear 2 waitlist goes live, 500+ mile range solar EV priced below $40K for US customers Sony and Honda will sell their electric car, ‘AFEELA,' in 2026 https://youtu.be/1v_TX5ga81A Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Electrek does CES, Tesla deliveries, cheaper Model Y, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2023 72:34 Very Popular


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss all the EV news coming out of CES, Tesla delivery numbers, a cheaper Tesla Model Y, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Ram Trucks reveals Ram Revolution Concept, its first electric pickup VW rebrands ID.Aero to ID.7 and shows off crazy lighted paint on new 700km EV sedan Lightyear 2 waitlist goes live, 500+ mile range solar EV priced below $40K for US customers Sony and Honda will sell their electric car, ‘AFEELA,' in 2026 Tesla announces record 405,000 vehicles delivered in Q4 2022 Tesla prepares launch of a cheaper Model Y electric SUV Tesla (TSLA) slashes prices in China, raising demand concerns Tesla (TSLA) turns positive after price drop as crowds flock to stores, but they are actually protesters Tesla finally breaks and offers round steering wheel on Model S/X Tesla starts offering $700 round wheel retrofit for people with yoke steering wheels Tesla announces a new ‘Investor Day', will discuss new vehicle platform Rivian ($RIVN) produced 10K vehicles in Q4, up 36% QoQ, slightly missing goal ChargePoint and Mercedes-Benz team up to bring hundreds of fast charging hubs to EV drivers Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/yR_8q4GCjnI

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 4, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2023


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Exclusive: Tesla files paperwork to make electric motors for airplanes, boats, and more Tesla defends its impact on California as Musk alienates blue states Tesla Model Y and Mustang Mach-E left out of $7,500 credit for a dumb reason Rivian ($RIVN) produced 10K vehicles in Q4, up 36% QoQ, slightly missing goal GM bumps Chevy Bolt pricing, but the increase is lower than expected VW rebrands ID.Aero to ID.7 and shows off crazy lighted paint on new 700km EV sedan https://youtu.be/z_9p6btmk3g Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 2, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2023 5:56


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Semi battery pack design leaks Tesla announces a new ‘Investor Day', will discuss new vehicle platform Tesla announces record 405,000 vehicles delivered in Q4 2022 Tesla prepares launch of a cheaper Model Y electric SUV This is the Norway – nation hits record EV share in 2022 on its way to ending gas car sales https://youtu.be/7UEFpFPJ04Y Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: January 3, 2023

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2023


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla is fined millions of dollars for false advertising Tesla signs a new agreement to secure lithium supply Neoen announces massive new 400 MWh Tesla Megapack project NVIDIA is bringing cloud gaming to EVs from these three automakers https://youtu.be/NUxGy_IEcHc Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 31, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 1, 2023 4:53


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla announces upcoming launch of Model S and Model X in China Polestar (PSNY) just hit a major electric vehicle delivery goal in the nick of time JIDU teases the ROBO-02, its next all-electric, AI-powered robot car These robots crawl all over wind turbines so humans don't have to https://youtu.be/8Rr7TJD54L4 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Electrek's year in review and look at 2023

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2022 61:16 Very Popular


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss the year 2022 in the EV market and we look into what we expect and hope to see in 2023. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Tesla confirms 4680 battery cell production is now enough for 1,000 cars a week Tesla adds extra discount for Model S and Model X for just 2 days Tesla confirms 285,000 people bought Full Self-Driving Here are the Tesla models eligible for $7,500 US federal tax credit Here's every electric vehicle that qualifies for the current and upcoming US federal tax credit Elon Musk tells Tesla employees to not be ‘bothered by stock market craziness' Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/5L2Cbc4kstg

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 29, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2022 6:51


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla confirms 285,000 people bought Full Self-Driving Tesla Model Y is now the best-selling car in all of Europe Elon Musk tells Tesla employees to not be ‘bothered by stock market craziness' Cars assembled outside NA may qualify for EV tax credit, per new IRS note Canoo accuses former employees of ‘corporate espionage' after launching rival EV startup https://youtu.be/lSyS9XeLAnE Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 28, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2022 9:58


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla's market cap drop is worth almost the entire legacy auto industry Hyundai has a card up its sleeve as it moves to dethrone Toyota, its electric vehicles Ford Lightning owner powers home essentials for 2 days and still had battery left in the tank J+ BOOSTER 2 portable EV charger review: More bang for your buck https://youtu.be/j-FdGpO72ok Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 27, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2022 5:30


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla used car prices are finally dropping Is Tesla going to make a Cybertruck SUV? Kia gives us a closer look at the EV9, its first electric SUV Nio (NIO) lowers Q4 2022 delivery expectations after December supply chain issues https://youtu.be/WzNi-o_NsE4 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 26, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 27, 2022 4:56


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla confirms 4680 battery cell production is now enough for 1,000 cars a week Tesla owner goes viral after his car would not charge in the cold How to turn your Tesla into a $100,000 gaming computer Nio unveils ES8 and EC7 coupe SUV, an e-tron rival with market-leading aerodynamics https://youtu.be/OZMY7SZESKE Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 24, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 25, 2022 7:09


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Elon Musk defends Twitter distraction, again pledges to stop selling TSLA stock Tesla takes delivery of army of robots to build Cybertruck Tesla starts selling demos and test-drive vehicles as end of record quarter approaches Tesla Model Y beats best-selling car record in Norway GM Cruise robotaxis start service in Tesla's Austin – FSD still nowhere to be found Plug-in hybrids use more gas than estimated, dieselgate whistleblower says https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZ8Yi38sf9c Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Tesla's demand, TSLA stock price, more Elon shenanigans, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2022 74:44 Very Popular


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss Tesla's demand, TSLA stock price, more of Elon Musk's shenanigans, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Tesla (TSLA) to implement hiring freeze and new round of layoffs Tesla (TSLA) increases discount on cars delivered this month Tesla starts selling demos and test-drive vehicles as end of record quarter approaches Elon Musk defends Twitter distraction, again pledges to stop selling TSLA stock Tesla badly needs to bring back its PR department Tesla to allow third-party charging stations in its navigation, but with high standards Tesla announces Giga Berlin reached 3,000 electric cars per week Tesla Gigafactory Mexico expected to be announced in the coming days VW raising ID.4 prices by $1,500 on Jan. 4, sees more availability coming Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/KkK_-HJt0Ag

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 21, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2022 9:12


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) to implement hiring freeze and new round of layoffs Tesla is expanding into Turkey, starts hiring GM recalls 140,000 Chevy Bolt EVs due to risk of carpet catching fire Rivian removes Max Pack battery + Quad-Motor option from R1T orders Kia's EV6 GT is a 576hp supercar in a handsome $60K CUV package Acura's first electric vehicle, a GM-based SUV, is out for testing ahead of 2024 debut [images] Dispel the disinformation! Ford tells you exactly how much CO2 and fuel that EVs can save BMW has a plan to fast-track building its own solid-state batteries for future EVs https://youtu.be/5yOb4RUPPbE Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 22, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2022 9:57


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) increases discount on cars delivered this month Tesla offers discounts in Canada/Mexico, raising demand concerns Tesla's head of China is reportedly being groomed for bigger role Tesla to allow third-party charging stations in its navigation, but with high standards Tesla Megapack could be sold out for the next 2 years VW raising ID.4 prices by $1,500 on Jan. 4, sees more availability coming Buick dealers expect to spend at least ‘$300 to $400K' to sell EVs as the brand goes all-electric Canoo (GOEV) now has a million-dollar reason to pull off its EV production strategy at Oklahoma City plant https://youtu.be/KsFc_I3dCvY Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 20, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2022 10:02


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla won't tolerate any dissent against Elon Musk, fired two employees Elon Musk appears to back out from Twitter poll voting him out US Treasury delays EV battery guidance; more vehicles could qualify for 2023 tax credits The Chevy Bolt is about to be a screaming deal – at least until March Lucid Air Sapphire crushes Tesla Model S Plaid, Bugatti Chiron, and Ducati in 9.1 sec quarter mile Audi is converting all factories to produce EVs as it phases out gas cars Check out the ‘EV-derived, futuristic design' for Hyundai's new 2024 KONA US Postal Service commits to buying 100% electric trucks by 2026 https://youtu.be/fYZ-FcpX71c Follow Mikey: Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Wheel-E
RadTrike, $150 DIY 6-seater e-motorbike, solar electric boat camper & more

Wheel-E

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2022 46:25


This week on Electrek's Wheel-E podcast, we discuss the most popular news stories from the world of electric bikes and other nontraditional electric vehicles. This time that includes the newly unveiled RadTrike, 1,500W e-bike, a $150 DIY 6-seater e-motorcycle, a solar-powered electric boat that converts into a camper and lots more. The Wheel-E podcast returns every two weeks on Electrek's YouTube channel, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We also have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today: Rad Power Bikes launches RadTrike, first major e-bike maker with affordable 3-wheeler Bosch urges US to adopt stricter e-bike regulations that helped it dominate European market Electric moped maker BREKR unveils belt-drive electric bike with automatic shifting New 1,500W full-suspension electric bike pushes envelope with all-wheel drive MATE's new ‘SUV' cargo electric bike is designed to replace the family car SONDORS Metacycle electric motorcycles now delivering to over half of US Canadian company launches electric motorcycle that converts into a snowmobile Indian man built a six-seater electric motorbike for $150, and it absolutely rips POL Lux is a solar-powered boat that turns into a camper on the water Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 7:00 a.m. ET (or the video after 8:00 a.m. ET): https://youtu.be/UaMGWDRIJ2w

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 17, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2022 7:45


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Pepsi talks Tesla Semi; exec makes strange comments about the electric truck's range Tesla Cybertruck gets a $24K camper option NHTSA opens investigation into GM's autonomous Cruise EVs causing accidents Rivian R1T earns top IIHS safety award, watch it get crash tested here Ford teases new mid-size electric crossover, its first passenger EV coming from Cologne in 2023 Toyota shows off its first battery electric pickup truck, but will it be sold in the US? https://youtu.be/vO-zh8gtHG4 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Elon Musk's Twitter effect hurts Tesla on new level, Tesla Electric, F-150 Lightning, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 82:45 Very Popular


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss Elon Musk's Twitter effect now hurting Tesla on a whole new level, the launch of Tesla Electric, Ford F-150 Lightning pricing, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Tesla launches ‘Tesla Electric' to become an electricity retailer Tesla Gigafactory Texas achieves impressive annual rate of 150,000 Model Ys Tesla releases holiday update with Apple Music, Mahjong, and more Tesla launches Steam in its cars with thousands of games Tesla ordered to upgrade self-driving computer for free due to ‘false advertising' Tesla Full Self-Driving data looks awful: We challenge Elon Musk to prove otherwise Tesla drops the price on its already cheap home charging station Ford increases F-150 Lightning price, now starts at $56,000 Ford adds third shift to ramp production of its F-150 Lightning electric pickup Elon Musk: ‘I will make sure Tesla (TSLA) shareholders benefit from Twitter long-term' – but how? Tesla is becoming a partisan brand, says survey Elon Musk sells yet another $3.6 billion in TSLA stock to fund Twitter disaster Tesla (TSLA) offers 10,000 free Supercharging miles to buyers as it tries to create urgency Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/KZjE20dvjLA

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 15, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 8:35


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla launches ‘Tesla Electric' to become an electricity retailer Tesla is on the verge of announcing a factory in Mexico, report says Elon Musk sells yet another $3.6 billion in TSLA stock to fund Twitter disaster Tesla drops the price on its already cheap home charging station $300K Cadillac Celestiq, the brand's second EV, is already sold out for at least a year Ford increases F-150 Lightning price, now starts at $56,000 Ford weighs adding US EV battery plant with China's CATL Rivian's latest software update boosts range of R1S and even more so in R1T Toyota delves into EV technology with new V2G pilot program Hankook launches EV-specific iON tires in US to enhance mileage https://youtu.be/5lAuGT4ZWhs Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 14, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2022 6:38


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla launches wildly overpriced solid-state drive for video games and Sentry Mode Tesla Full Self-Driving data looks awful: We challenge Elon Musk to prove otherwise Elon Musk: ‘I will make sure Tesla (TSLA) shareholders benefit from Twitter long-term' – but how? 3 cool things that are coming with the VW ID.4 software update Mercedes-Benz realigning global powertrain network for EV rollout Redwood Materials announces South Carolina as home to next US battery campus https://youtu.be/VbyKFtNUT4o Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 13, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2022 8:39


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla launches Steam in its cars with thousands of games Watch Tesla Semi electric truck get tested for durability Tesla releases holiday update with Apple Music, Mahjong, and more Tesla opening its Superchargers to other EVs is creating a weird problem Tesla restarts Model S and X deliveries in Europe after 2-year wait Ford adds third shift to ramp production of its F-150 Lightning electric pickup Panasonic Energy to supply batteries to Lucid Air, Gravity and build in US Worried about winter range loss? See how over a dozen EVs compare https://youtu.be/kG0W0tCfdaY Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 12, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2022 9:29


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla ordered to upgrade self-driving computer for free due to ‘false advertising' Tesla is becoming a partisan brand, says survey Tesla to create ‘statewide market design pilot' virtual power plant in Texas GM's new EV sedan concept could be a potential electric Chevy Malibu replacement Rivian (RIVN) scraps plans to build electric vans with Mercedes Benz for now Kia EV6 GT now qualifies for free charging from Electric America Geely brand ZEEKR quietly files for US IPO seeking valuation over $10 billion Toyota seeks suppliers to support new strategy to better compete with EV leaders https://youtu.be/wvp8Qu8eQZg Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 10, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 11, 2022 9:31


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Cybertruck body spotted ahead of production start 2022 was Tesla's best year ever, but not for its stock (TSLA), and investors are not happy Elon Musk says Tesla-rival Lucid might be about to die Tesla unveils new biggest Megapack project in Europe A new Tesla neighborhood launches with Powerwalls in Las Vegas Ford looks to market American heritage to consumers in Europe with larger EVs GM's Ultium battery plant votes overwhelmingly to unionize with UAW Ultium Cells $275M investment will boost battery cell output for GM EVs by 40% 2024 electrified Corvette E-Ray options briefly leak online, and the screenshots are fierce https://youtu.be/37l2RH6W3mc Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 8, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 10:45


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla (TSLA) has a new ‘Champion of People,' aka head of HR Tesla (TSLA) faces more rumors that it is cutting production in China Elon Musk might need new Tesla-backed margin loans to support Twitter Tesla taps its head of China to take over Gigafactory Texas Volkswagen's next-gen MEB+ platform offers faster charging, 125 miles of added range Honda just secured enough battery capacity to put 1 million EVs on the road Hyundai shares IONIQ 6 pricing and specs that do not include 53 kWh battery in UK Sono Motors launches Hail Mary purchase campaign to keep Sion solar EV alive All-electric Chevy Camaro and Cadillac Escalade brands will be the next GM EV spinoffs https://youtu.be/VN14BjxILg4 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Electrek Car of the Year, Tesla bringing back radar?, FSD failure, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 74:21


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss the Electrek Car of the Year, Tesla potentially brining back the radar, Tesla admitting failure to bring FSD to market, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Electrek's vehicle of the year is the svelte $25K Chevy Bolt Tesla says it is adding radar in its cars next month amid self-driving suite concerns Tesla Model 3 prototype spotted ahead of rumored design refresh Tesla on self-driving claims: ‘failure to realize long-term, aspirational goal is not fraud' Tesla taps its head of China to take over Gigafactory Texas Tesla (TSLA) has a new ‘Champion of People,' aka head of HR Ford's new EV dealer network will result in one of the largest DC fast-charging networks in the US Sono Motors launches Hail Mary purchase campaign to keep Sion solar EV alive Here's the live stream for today's episode starting at 4 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET): https://youtu.be/nu90MRgj6oU

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 7, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla says it is adding radar in its cars next month amid self-driving suite concerns Tesla on self-driving claims: ‘failure to realize long-term, aspirational goal is not fraud' Tesla launches in Thailand, opens Model 3 and Y orders at competitive prices Elon Musk tells Biden that Tesla is opening its Supercharger network, but how? Outlet claims Tesla China president will replace Elon Musk as CEO right after losing fake news case Honda unveils $7,300 light electric van to meet the high demand for commercial EVs https://youtu.be/gEDZfgteIMs Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 6, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 8:47


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Gigafactory Berlin in ‘total chaos,' says worker in report about labor issues Ram teases electric truck a month ahead of debut, giving a glimpse into the ‘future of Ram' Ford F-150 Lightning EVs deployed in US National Forests for new pilot program Two thirds of Ford dealers are joining the Model e program – but the other third won't sell any EVs until 2027 Ford's new EV dealer network will result in one of the largest DC fast-charging networks in the US Ford's new EV dealer network will result in one of the largest DC fast-charging networks in the US Dual Motor Polestar 2 gets improved performance via $1,200 OTA update VinFast poised for IPO ahead of global mid- and full-size electric SUV deliveries Squad solar electric city car is coming to the US for $6,250  https://youtu.be/xbeR_0Vg6bY Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 5, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 10:23


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Did Tesla reveal a smaller two-door Cybertruck? Tesla (TSLA) achieves record deliveries in China, but reportedly slows down output [Updated] Tesla Model 3 prototype spotted ahead of rumored design refresh Tesla Semi looks incredible as an electric motorhome Tesla releases new software update to improve Sentry Mode Tesla drivers believe they are experiencing more road rage Tesla didn't say a word about Tesla Semi being equipped with Autopilot/Self-Driving Toyota to launch five new ‘Bz' BEVs in Europe as it works toward 50% EV sales by 2030 Ford breaks ground at BlueOval SK Battery Park, a key factor in achieving 2M run rate goal https://youtu.be/avucfz7hbSA Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 3, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2022 10:07


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Semi: Delivering a disruptive electric truck  Watch Tesla Semi do something Bill Gates said wasn't possible Elon Musk confirms Tesla Semi has battery pack around 900 kWh, but more answers are needed Hyundai showcases ‘sustainable high performance' EV tech in IONIQ5 N teaser video Ford's November sales paints revealing picture of US auto industry as EV adoption climbs Volkswagen plans North American battery plant, paving way for more EV tax credits VW teases an upgraded ID.3 launching in 2023: Here's what you can expect https://youtu.be/c_ebR2feiTI Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Quick Charge
Quick Charge Podcast: December 1, 2022

Quick Charge

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 10:40


Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they're available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla confirms Cybertruck is going to get 1 MW ultra-fast charging tech Tesla (TSLA) gives $3,750 discount for Model 3/Y in the US this month Tesla chief designer talks Cybertruck and teases upcoming new EV Standards war? Things heat up between Tesla and CharIN BMW designs EV suspension system that turns bumpy roads into usable power Hyundai, Kia achieve record November US sales led by rising IONIQ5, EV6 demand Ford invests another $180M in powertrain plant to supply 70% of European EVs https://youtu.be/yRFivj2Zzf4 Subscribe to the Electrek Daily Channel on Youtube so you never miss a day of news Follow Mikey: Twitter @Mikey_Electric Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at tips@electrek.co. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!

Electrek
Tesla Semi event, Model 3/Y discount, M3 redesign, and more

Electrek

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 60:02


This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. This week, we discuss the Tesla Semi delivery event, Tesla offering discounts in the US, potential Model 3 redesign, and more. The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek's YouTube channel. As a reminder, we'll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in. After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps: Apple Podcasts Spotify Overcast Pocket Casts Castro RSS We now have a Patreon if you want to help us to avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming. Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast: Tesla Semi: Delivering a disruptive electric truck Elon Musk confirms Tesla Semi has battery pack around 900 kWh, but more answers are needed Tesla confirms Cybertruck is going to get 1 MW ultra-fas