Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 4 - I’ll Drive

January 14, 2017
00:0000:00

This week we talk about updates.

And why you shouldn't be in the club when you've scheduled a 12:20 a.m. update. 

They aren't lying when they say you won't be able to use your car while it's updating!

News

Promising early results from the Ludricrous Easter egg. Looks like 0 to 60 mph in 2.34 sec (Motor Trend spec) might be achievable...

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 12, 2017

Clearly Elon wasn't happy with the FF91 outdoing Ludicrous mode!
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Tesla has a new vice president heading up Autopilot efforts — Chris Lattner, who worked at Apple for 11 years, where his chief contribution was creating Swift, Apple’s most recent programming language. Elon Musk said that he’s aiming to have a fully autonomous coast-to-coast test drive of a Tesla car ready for the end of this year. Lattner could be a big help in achieving those ambitious goals.
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Tesla has announced pricing for Supercharging on vehicles ordered after January 15th. New Tesla's will get 400 kWh per year free, then will have to pay the additional fee. Looks like the fees are still much cheaper than gas. And, of course, only applies to Superchargers. Follow the link and see what it will cost in your state. 
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