Tag Archives: Tesla

011: TC: Kevin from NJ News: Consumer Reports Now Recommends Model 3 – week after not recommending

This week on my tesla podcast:
In the Tesla community segment.  Meet Kevin from NJ, just days away from receiving his Model 3.
In the news:
    *Model 3 production paused to upgrade line
    *Elon responds to Consumer Reports with a software fix in 3 days.N
    *Hypermiling record in model 3
    *Supercharger map update with big expansion plans
Model 3 production line upgrades going on this week:
Elon responds to Consumer Reports brake issues with a software fix in 3 days:
Hypermiling record in model 3: 
Updated Supercharger map with 2018-19 expansion plans:

009: TC-Michael & Paul discuss model 3 delivery issues-News- AWD & Performance coming soon, model 3 production over 3K, Hackathon and more

This week on my tesla podcast
From the Tesla community Michael and I talk about the Model 3 delivery process in our state that has no delivery centers
In the news
    *The online configurator will open for Model 3 AWD and Performance versions later this week
    *Multiple signs Model 3 production is up 75-100% in past 4 weeks
    *Elon conducts a Hackathon to fix some production bottlenecks
    *Elon’s corporate reorganization to prepare for the future
Model 3 AWD and Performance model configurator opening up this week:
Multiple signs Model 3 production up 75-100%:
Hackathon to fix model 3 production bottlenecks:
Elon doing some corporate restructuring at Tesla:
Powerwall 2 software update allows load shifting of power consumption:
South Australia Tesla Battery saves $35M in 4 months for ratepayers:
TC sites mentioned:
Google Doc – Model 3 Checklist:

003: TC-Meet Jason a former SpaceX employee and model 3 owner since December – News- 2018 Q1 Production & Delivery Numbers Released

This week on My Tesla Podcast:
-From the Tesla community Meet Jason a former SpaceX employee and Model 3 owner since December.
In the news
-Q1 production & delivery numbers released
-Model X crash, credit rating downgrade, recall all hit Tesla stock hard
-more software updates for all Tesla models
-and Visible site work at Gigafatory.
2018 Q1 production press release:
Model S recall – cost estimate:

002: Interview with Technology Enthusiast – News- is model 3 production really ramping up?

This week on My Tesla Podcast
-Model 3 production ramping up, will they hit 2,500/wk goal?
-More software updates with New Navigation maps coming soon
-Canadian customers get invites to configure model 3
-New 10 year bonus plan approved for Elon Musk
From the Tesla Community
-we meet a longtime software engineer and technology enthusiast now enthusiastic about Tesla
New Navigation Maps:
Model 3 production ramping up:
Elon Musk bonus:
check details on Tuesday:
Giving Pledge:
frustrating coverage like New York Post:
Motley Fool examine incentives:
Canadian customers configuration emails:

1: Significant Autopilot Improvements & New Software for Model 3

This week on My Tesla Podcast
     -significant software updates add features and improves autopilot
     -model S & X get some much needed hardware updates
     -a push by US electric utilities to remove manufacturer specific caps on EV credits
     -model 3 production update
and from the Tesla Community
     -we meet a young Tesla owner now on his 3rd EV and determined never to drive an ICE car
hood river bridge with autopilot-
covering up cameras and testing autopilot-
autopilot in construction zone-
S/X hardware update:
EV tax credit article-
VIN tracking on Twitter-