Volkswagen Software — 10 Months Ago vs. Today

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 05:30:26 +0000

From a 2019 Volkswagen story about Volkswagen: “The new ‘Car.Software’ unit will be responsible for essential parts of software development for vehicles and cloud platforms in all brands and regions.” From someone at Volkswagen this week: “This is no longer a laugh. … The car is far from ready for the market. … It’s an absolute disaster. We just can’t get people.”

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Check Out This Electric Vehicle Total Cost Of Ownership Calculator

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 19:44:14 +0000

We’re quite fond of running and publishing total cost of ownership forecasts here, whether comparing the Tesla Model 3 with the BMW 3 Series, comparing the Tesla Model Y with the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S, or comparing the Volkswagen ID.3 with the Volkswagen Golf

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Tesla Model Y vs. Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 14:00:10 +0000

After comparing the Tesla Model Y to BMW’s high-performance SUVs a couple of weeks ago, and the more practical but less fun Lexus RX 350 last week, I noticed Mercedes is just coming out with a new performance SUV this summer as a 2021 model year SUV and thought I would compare it to the Model Y Performance

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A Guide To Disaster Preparedness — Coronavirus Edition: Time Management

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 12:00:57 +0000

A few months back, I wrote two guides to disaster preparedness. They were meant as general references, assuming you may someday face a natural disaster or acute emergency. To many readers, they probably seemed abstract since there was no imminent danger at the time. But here we are, in the midst of a global emergency. [&hellip

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What’s The Biggest EV Story Of 2020 Going To Be — Tesla or Europe?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 04:10:07 +0000

We’ve got a dramatic increase in EV sales and an even bigger increase in EV market share in Europe due to changing regulations there. Meanwhile, Tesla is blowing up

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EV Market Share Growing Fast In Top Electrifying Countries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 23:11:16 +0000

In January, I wrote about the inspiring electric vehicle adoption trends in 4 top electric vehicle (EV) markets — Norway, Iceland, the Netherlands, and Sweden. I wasn’t planning to provide an update on these countries until at least the end of the 1st quarter, but the results in February were so uplifting that I decided to jump the gun

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A Guide To Disaster Preparedness — Coronavirus Edition: Basic Supplies

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:58:24 +0000

A few months back, I wrote two guides to disaster preparedness. They were meant as general references, assuming you may someday face a natural disaster or acute emergency. To many readers, they probably seemed abstract since there was no imminent danger at the time. But here we are, in the midst of a global emergency. [&hellip

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Coming Tesla Autopilot Update To Include Auto-Stopping At Red Lights & Stop Signs (Leaked Video)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 05:14:50 +0000

The next Tesla Autopilot update will reportedly will give your car the superpower of stopping at red lights and stop signs by itself

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Electric Vehicles Now 37% of Auto Sales in Iceland!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 01:23:49 +0000

Fully electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids combined to account for a surprising 37% of the auto market in Iceland in February. That’s up from an already impressive 25% in

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Electric Vehicles Now 68% of Auto Sales in Norway

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 23:18:02 +0000

The Norwegian auto market continues to electrify more and more, with a whopping 68% of new vehicle sales being plug-in vehicle sales in February

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