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Episode 74: Massive Tesla Layoffs

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Tesla lays off 9 percent of its workforce in an aim to become profitable, Porsche makes a funny noise and 10 tips for good Supercharger etiquette. 

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Episode 73: Rocket Powered Roadster

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When you're visiting a resort or shopping area that has high parking prices check the PlugShare app for chargers nearby. Most are free to use and you can charge while you enjoy the free parking! 

 

Episode 72: 600 Miles On One Charge

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We have the first interview with Sean Mitchell, one of the guys who drove a Model 3 over 600 miles on one charge. He explains what hypermiling is, why they didn't get the full battery capacity and why the car wouldn't charge after they ran it completely down. 

 

Here are the live stream videos. WARNING: it's two guys driving for 32 hours. LOL. Jump to the third one to watch Sean take a nap. Go to 6:47:00 in the 4th video to see the finale. 

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Road tripping is so fun in a Tesla. See the USA this summer! Here's a great article from USA Today with some cool, pre-planned road trips for you. 

Yes, You Can Take Electric Cars On Road Trips

Episode 71: 3 Day Weekend

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Happy Memorial Day! If you're road tripping this weekend travel safe! 

The cool Model 3 wheels shown at the reveal will become available later this year as an accessory. 

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Before you head out on a road trip download the ChargePoint and PlugShare apps! Don't want to find yourself somewhere with no juice!

Episode 70: Model 3D… P?

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An Elon Musk tweetstorm tells us all we need to know about all wheel drive and performance Model 3. 

Think you can tip over a Model X? Not likely! 

 

Here's that Motor Trend article we talked about. Good, balanced look at the EV competition.

 

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Wanna really clean your brake pedal? It comes off. Take it in the house and show it some love!

Episode 69: Model 3, eh?

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Congrats to the first Canadians getting a Model 3! 

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A great weekly Tesla newsletter. Good, curated content! 

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Episode 68: Q1 Earnings Call

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Here's the full audio of the Tesla Q1 Earnings Call. Kinda fun to hear Elon come unhinged. 

 

Here's the video of the Model 3 teardown. It's long, but if you have the time there's some good info here. 

 

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If you're looking for a solution for attaching a tablet to the seat backs this may work for you

For you Facebook haters, here's the Amazon link - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00NIVGNE0?ref=yo_pop_ma_swf

Episode 67: Walk Out Of That Meeting

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The Tesla referral program continues for another quarter. Pretty much the same rewards. 

Elon sends an all staff memo and it is quite interesting

Tesla is the top selling luxury car in the US

Tesla gets a failing grade from the BBB

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DON'T count on the app to start your car! Always carry the fob in case you lose service or the server goes down. 

Episode 66 - Model 3 Delivery

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SO excited that Gretchen & Bob let me tag along for their Model 3 delivery!! It was so awesome. I have a full report on this episode. 

Elon was featured on CBS This Morning. It was a great profile. Here's the video...

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The top 5 apps you need as a Tesla owner

Episode 65 - Model 3 Top Selling EV!

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In the March results more Model 3 were sold than ANY OTHER EV! #2 was Model S and #3 was Model X! A sweep for Tesla! 

WELCOME to our new sponsor Wunder Capital. If you've been looking for a way to invest in clean energy check them out! http://wundercapital.com/plug

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How do you get a darn Model 3 into neutral?? It's not as simple as you'd think. 

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