UBER Report, Model 3 Dual Motor, Royal Wedding Car- TEN Episode 210

Follow Nikki on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/Aminorjourney

Follow the show on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/TransportEvolve

Buy Transport Evolved SWAG : https://shop.spreadshirt.com/Transportevolved/

Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/transportevolved

Make a Bitcoin Donation. URI: bitcoin:1FJooSP4d9wNVWHyJSgP4me1HB2KX8MALW

Help Transport Evolved’s Studio Drive Drive 😉 https://www.amazon.com/registry/wishlist/AMDU1TULB8R6/

Want to see the show being made? Head here for our 200th episode special: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZgP6MaO7yY

Weekly show about future cars and future car technology.  This week news about:

00:52 Interim Report – Initial NTSB report into Uber fatal crash makes for uncomfortable reading – https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/24/17388696/uber-self-driving-crash-ntsb-report
02:05 Dud Dealers –  New study shows that car dealerships around the world still aren’t giving electric cars a fair playing field – https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1116873_car-dealers-push-buyers-away-from-electric-cars-worldwide-not-just-u-s-studies-find
02:55  Dual Motor 3  – Tesla releases info on Model 3 Dual Motor, Model 3 Performance Dual Motor, https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/tesla-model-3-dual-motor-awd-specs-elon-musk-performance-version/
03:41 Death Wish? – …but at the same time, Elon Musk says making the entry level Model 3 right now would cause the company to die — so customers will have to wait three to six months after Tesla hits five thousand cars per week. – https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/21/elon-musk-making-base-price-model-3-now-would-cause-tesla-to-die.html — That might not be long, since Musk emailed Tesla employees congratulating them on 500 cars per day this week — but it’s not known if that figure is going to be sustainable yet.  https://electrek.co/2018/05/24/tesla-model-3-production-battery-chassis-mariage-bottleneck/
04:24  No Recommendation (yet)  – Consumer Reports and Tesla spat over Model 3 braking tests https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1116835_consumer-reports-wont-recommend-tesla-model-3  — Why it took so long? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IldVH6b5v-0
05:14 On The Dotted Line  – BP invests $20 million in Store Dot and its super-fast charging technology-  https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/22/bp-invests-in-israeli-battery-startup-storedot.html
05:53 V3  – Tesla says new 250 kW Superchargers should roll out later this summer

06:23 Increasing mistrust – Autonomous cars are now less trusted in the U.S. than they once were, says new study. https://www.autoblog.com/2018/05/22/americans-are-even-more-wary-of-autonomous-cars-now/
07:22  Complicit – Retrieved emails show that Fiat Chrysler discussed using cheat devices in its vehicles as early as 2010. https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1116821_new-emails-show-fca-knew-of-diesel-cheats-as-early-as-2010-report
07:58 Banned  – Some German Cities enact immediate bans on older diesel cars – https://www.autoblog.com/2018/05/18/german-cities-can-ban-older-diesel-cars-immediately/
08:37 Ramp Up  – Toyota ramps up H2 fuel cell component production – https://www.electrive.com/2018/05/24/toyota-sets-up-manufacturing-capacity-for-fc-components/
09:28 Increased Output  – BMW ramps up production of its i-brand models in Leipzig Germany https://www.electrive.com/2018/05/24/bmw-expands-leipzig-factory-to-200-bmw-i-models-daily/  (Don’t forget to go to Fully Charged Live! – http://www.fullychargedshow.co.uk/fully-charged-live-event/)  
10:19 By Royal Appointment –  royal Wedding Car!
11:16 Impressed  – Mark Webber gives his seal of approval to the Mission-E – https://newsroom.porsche.com/en/products/porsche-mission-e-mark-webber-game-changer-test-drive-weissach-track-15497.html
11:49 Childs’ Play –  One primary school in Amsterdam makes EV charging a game – http://news.evbox.com/en-WW/166094-next-generation-ready-for-future-without-fossil-fuels

This site is protected by wp-copyrightpro.com

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.