Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 68: Q1 Earnings Call


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. 


Tip of the Week

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 -

Episode 67: Walk Out Of That Meeting


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

Tip of the Week

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


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!


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!

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

Check out our tip here

Episode 64 - Gloom and Doom


Wow, what a week for Tesla. Autopilot criticism from the fatal crash, the largest recall in the company's history, tumbling stock price and Elon announced the company is bankrupt! Actually "bankwupt." And that one was on April Fool's Day. Good to see he still has his sense of humor! 

Justin Riley joins as a permanent co-host. Welcome Justin! You can reach him at

Here's that video with one possible explanation for why Autopilot crashed into the median

And here's a video showing off the new look of the navigation system

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Just a silly Easter egg... since it's Easter. Want to find the meaning of life? Rename your car "42" and check out its new name. Yes, Elon loves Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy!

Episode 63 - Delivery!


My buddy Justin got his Model X! We get his thoughts on the delivery process and a few glitches he's already had with the car. 

Wired had a couple of days with a Model 3 and they loved it! Read the story here

Road & Track got a Model X P100D to drive during the latest winter storm. They loved it! Read the story here

Tip of the Week

Manage your expectations on Tesla delivery day. There are a lot of moving pieces and tech you don't have in a normal car. Be prepared to return to the Service Center soon if you have issues (like no wifi!) 

Episode 62 - X-less in Seattle


Came to Seattle for my friend Justin's Model X delivey. That didn't work out as planned. 

Cadillac threw some shade at Tesla in their commercial for their cruise control. 

A lot of reports of the latest update making Autopilot MUCH better. Check out the videos here

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Taking deliver of a new Tesla? Download a checklist and make sure you don't miss anything!

Model X Checklist

Model 3 Checklist

Model S Checklist



Episode 61 - Divine Intervention


So I found out while texting while driving (don't do that!) that my non-AP Model S WILL steer to avoid an accident! 

Episode 60 - Eyes On Geneva


Lots to look forward to at this week's Geneva Auto Show, including pricing for the new Jaguar EV! 

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Wireless charging for your Model 3 (X and S coming soon!)

Tesla Wireless Pad

Episode 59 - Take That Mercedes!


THANK YOU to my first-week Patrons! I really appreciate your support


Tesla is opening up Model 3 orders to non-employees

Big delays with Model X and Model S orders

Is a mini-Model 3 the "something special" for early orders? 

Tesla is beating Mercedes, BMW and Audi in European sales for the first time

Tesla introduced its Workplace Charger program. Want to get one at your work? Sign up here

DHL says the Tesla Semi may save them even more money than promised

Tip of the Week

CHARGE UP before you leave that car at the airport for three weeks!