Category Archives: Weekly Episodes

Regular Weekly Episodes of My Tesla Podcast

025: TC: Kim model 3 Performance owner News: Production Hell becomes Logistics Hell



From the Tesla Community meet Kim a performance model 3 owner from ri
In the news:
-Production Hell becomes Logistics Hell
-v9 update WILL include dashcam
-Free unlimited supercharging referral bonus ends then is briefly extended
-Audi fully unveils e-tron to compete with Model X in 2019
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024: TC: Josh Model 3 Performance owner from PA News: Joe Rogan and Elon



This week on My Tesla Podcast meet Josh a performance model 3 owner from PA
In the news:
Elon Musk’s message to employees about the huge current quarter
Elon has 2.5 hour long interview with Joe Rogan
Behind the scenes at the Gigafactory
colors being eliminated and a price change
Model 3 to appear at the Paris Auto Show
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Sources:
30 Walmart Tesla Semi orders:
Tesla New Bug bounty protects hacker and warranty
Short seller files lawsuit:
Big Delivery event in freemont:
Current Tesla Quarter:
Behind the scenes at the Gigafactory
Stats on Model 3 colors ordered:
Tesla model 3 at Paris Auto show:

023: TC: Meet Gavin Model 3 owner in Ohio News: Goldman Sacks new Sell rating, record VIN registrations in August and more



n the news:
-Record VIN registrations in August with some new configurations
-The Grand Basil car show “suprise”
-Tesla seems to have missed their Aug 6K/wk goal
-After the going Private Tweet saga – Goldman Sacks resumes coverage with Sell rating

 

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Sources:
European VIN registrations:
Software update:
V9 sneak peak:
Product reveal at Grand Basil show:
Rumors Tesla did not make goal of 6K Model 3 by end of Aug.
Forbes article – Passion vs Quality .
https://www.forbes.com/sites/brookecrothers/2018/09/02/tesla-model-3-owner-review-quality-issues-consumer-reports-customer-satisfaction/#42ea101137a4
Goldman Sacks resume Tesla coverage with sell rating:
Tesla Low Cobalt batteries giving cost advantage:
Mercedes EQC launch
Other Electric cars revealed in Sept:
https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/september-monster-month-future-ev-mercedes-audi-etron-tesla-volvo-bmw/

022: TC: Mark model 3 reservation holder waiting for standard battery. News: Tesla staying Public, Jay Leno drive Roadster Prototype, Tesla wins twice in court, Ranger Fleet doubling in 2018



This week in My Tesla Podcast from the Tesla Community segment meet Mark a reservation holder waiting for the Standard Range model 3.
In the News:
*Tesla will stay private
*Jay Leno Drives prototype of the new Tesla Roadster
*Tesla has 2 wins in court one in US and one in Canada
*Tesla ranger fleet to double this year
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Sources:
Tesla Staying Public Blog Post:
https://www.tesla.com/blog/staying-public
Jay Leno’s Garage – Tesla 2020 Roadster:
Ontario Lawsuit Win:
Lawsuit dismissed over model 3 production targets:
Release 2018.32.2 bug fixes
VIN Analysis:
Mobile Service fleet Doubling in 2018:
https://twitter.com/Tesla/status/1032706860359417856?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1032706860359417856&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Felectrek.co%2F2018%2F08%2F23%2Ftesla-model-s-modified-mobile-repair-service%2F

021: TC: Meet Michael a Dual motor model 3 owner from Oregon, News: VIN registrations soar past 100K, Elon Musk grants 2 interviews



This week in My Tesla Podcast meet Michael a Dual motor model 3 owner from Oregon
In the News:
*VIN registrations soar past 100K
*Elon Musk grants 2 interviews on the same day but was it the same Elon in both interviews?
*More news on Tesla going private and speculation who should participate
*Wall Street Journal cover story “Some Tesla Suppliers Fret About Getting Paid”
*Tesla expanding Solar Roof installations into the Northeast
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Sources:
Elon Musk interviews NYT article vs Youtuber video interview  Both done Aug 15:
S&X factory tour
Model 3 production tour by Evercore:
Should Apple invest in Tesla?
Banks drop coverage of Tesla because they are working on transaction to help them go private:
WSJ Cover story on some suppliers worried about getting paid:
Tesla Expanding Solar Roof installations into the Northeast:

020: Meet Chris former mechanic and model 3 owner: News:



This week in My Tesla Podcast meet Chris a former Tesla technician and new model 3 owner
News
*Updates on taking Tesla Private
*Model 3 production and sales updates
*Tesla to open source some of the security software for autopilot
*99% of US population within 150miles of a supercharger
*Tesla hires another designer from Volvo
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Sources:
Elon Musk Letter about going Private:
Tesla press release about forming Special Committee about going private:
7 charts on Model 3 sales.  Jan-Jul 2018:
Elon says Tesla with Open-Source for security:
Almost all Tesla stolen in US have been recovered:
99% of us population within 150miles of a supercharger:
Tesla hires another designer from Volvo:

019: Meet Wes 83-year old model 3 owner: News: TSLA stock jump, Big pickup in VIN registrations, Tesla starts hiring for Shanghi Gigafactory 3



his week in My Tesla Podcast meet Wes an 83-year old early Model 3 owner who drove cross country in first month of ownership.
In the news:
Tesla Stock way up, will Tesla exit the public market
Big Pickup in VIN Registrations
Tesla starts hiring for Shanghi plant
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Sources:
Tesla Stock Way Up.  Saudi Arabia Investment and tweet from Elon about going private:
Lots of Vins registered first 7 days in Aug:
https://twitter.com/model3vins?lang=en
Tesla opens Body Shops:
Tesla Model 3 performance outperforming specs:
 
Tesla starts hiring for Shanghi plant:
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china/tesla-starts-hiring-for-new-2-billion-shanghai-plant-idUSKBN1KS0WQ

018: News: Panasonic Expanding Cell Production, Model 3 Dominates US July Luxury Sedan Sales, New Model 3 owner gets delivery by Elon Musk



*getting ready for Q2 results and investor call
*Panasonic is expanding cell production in Gigafactory by 30%
*Tesla model 3 dominates US small and midsize luxury sedan sales in July
*Tesla owner gets personal delivery of Model 3 by Elon Musk
Sources:
Panasonic expanding cell production 30%
Tesla Production vs Jaguar:
Tesla Model 3 market share in July:
Delivery via Elon Musk:
Model 3 performance review:

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017: US tax credits for Tesla winding down in 2019, Model S with 400,000 miles, Bloomberg cover story on model 3



*200,000 teslas sold in US.  In 2019 tax credits to start winding down.  Or will they?
*Model S with 400,000 miles demonstrates savings on  repair and maintenance cost
*Bloomberg cover story gives some new insight into Making the Tesla model 3

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016: Chinese Gigafactory 3 coming soon, Model 3 Configurator for all, Tesla Powerwalls fighting heatwave in VT



This week in My Tesla Podcast a news focused episode
In the news:
Elon in china signs preliminary agreement for Gigafactory 3 with potential 500K capacity
Model 3 Configurator open to all North America – a sign production is on track
Tesla Powerwalls making a difference in VT during heat wave last week
update on slow rollout of 2018.24 for model 3s
Sources:
Elon in china signs agreement for Gigafactory:
Model 3 Configurator open to all North American orders:
https://electrek.co/2018/07/09/tesla-model-3-online-configurator-everyone/
Tesla Powerwalls in VT helping in heat wave:

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