Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 23 - Loyalty Discount?

June 5, 2017

Get ready. Looks like some insurance companies are gouging Tesla owners with up to a 30% rate increase on premiums.
Read more at Automotive News

Am departing presidential councils. Climate change is real. Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world.

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 1, 2017

Toyota has broken up with Tesla. Don't worry... it's not us, it's them.
Read more at Reuters

Elon Musk has address injuries at the Fremont factory with an email to staff promising to work on it. He wants every injury reported directly to him and he will visit with each person injured and do their job to make sure it's safe!
Read the letter at Business Insider

Get ready to add Louisiana to the list of states buckling under pressure from polluting car dealers. The governor is deciding whether to sign or veto a bill that makes direct-to-customer vehicle sales illegal.
Read more at Miami Herald

Tesla is discontinuing the 90 kWh battery on June 8th. Makes sense, as there is a 100 kWh option as well. After the 60 was discontinued that leaves only two power options on Model S and Model 6 - 75 kWh and 100 kWh.
Read more at Electrek

Tip of the Week

Ever been cruising along on Autopilot and have the car wig out because of some isolated issue... construction... something like that? 

The Co-Pilot app is here to help. It monitors, using the mic on your smartphone, when you enable and disable Autopilot and notes those locations on a crowdsourced map. 

It's only available for iOS at the moment but it's free. 

Check out Co-Pilot here


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