Country Trekking In A Tesla Model 3 In 3rd World Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 10:42:35 +0000

After waiting for over 3 years (order placed April 2016), we had just picked up our brand new Tesla Model 3 SR+ (September 2019) from the Brisbane showroom and we were off for a road trip. My good friend Pete was throwing a bash for his 70th birthday and wanted us to come. Slight problem […]

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Electric Vehicle Journey Across Europe — In Volkswagen ID.4 This Time

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 22:10:57 +0000

The time has come again to set off on yet another electric vehicle journey. Last year, I reported on the adventures of the journalists of WysokieNapięcie.pl (definitely the #1 analytical site for energy and technology news in Poland) travelling to the westernmost point of continental Europe — Cabo da Roca — in a Porsche Taycan. […]

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Watch & Listen To Tesla Shareholder Conference Call Live Here

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 21:17:32 +0000

As always, we are putting together a thorough livestream video for the second quarter (Q2) Tesla shareholder call later today. You can find it embedded YouTube video below (or click here) and set a reminder to watch it at 5:30pm ET/2:30pm PT/11:30pm CET later today when it goes live. Aside from including the audio on […]

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Plugin Vehicles Hit 19% Market Share In Europe In June! Tesla Model 3 Has Best Month Ever!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:42:21 +0000

The European passenger plugin vehicle market continues in the fast lane, having gotten over 237,000 registrations in June and over a million registrations YTD — which is +157% year over year (YoY). Last month’s plugin vehicle share of the overall auto market was 19% (10% full electrics/BEVs), which pulled the 2021 plugin vehicle (PEV) share […]

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Mixed Manufacturer Responses to State EV Subsidies in Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 22:19:01 +0000

As Australian states introduce measures to encourage the uptake of electric vehicles, manufacturers are giving mixed responses. Basically, the cheaper cars are getting more expensive and the expensive cars are getting cheaper. Bit of an odd situation methinks. The highest selling EV in Australia is the Tesla Model 3 SR+. Two years ago, I paid […]

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Solving Electric Pickup Trucks’ Achilles Heel: Towing & Range

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 18:44:51 +0000

No matter who builds them, there’s no denying that it’s awesome to see the electric pickup truck world starting to come into reality. There’s the Tesla Cybertruck, which boasts some very impressive numbers, especially for the top package with 500 miles of predicted range. For buyers who think the Cybertruck is too disco, there’s the […]

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Looking At The Positive Impacts Of Tesla In Austin 1 Year After Giga Texas Construction Began

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:01:08 +0000

In July 2020, Tesla began the construction of its Gigafactory in Austin, TX, which many nicknamed Giga Texas. Yes, it’s been a year and it’s expected to be up and running by the end of this year. Tesla may not be producing vehicles from the factory just yet, but its impact is being felt all […]

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Record Month For Plugin Electric Vehicles In China! 15% Share!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:08:37 +0000

Plugins are on fire in China, having scored a record 235,000 registrations last month, pulling the year-to-date (YTD) tally to 1.1 million units, a far cry from the 360,000 units that this market had 12 months ago. Share-wise, June also witnessed a record month, hitting 15% (12% full electrics/BEVs). This pulled the 2021 share to […]

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Shark Conservation, The Ocean Plastic Problem, & The Case For Not Being So Pathetic

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 17:05:16 +0000

In a world awash with ocean plastic pollution, pioneering diver Valerie Taylor fights for shark conservation and battles the shark fin industry.

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