This week Tony, Paul and Russell take on…
Consumer Reports downgrades Tesla reliability…
Bob Lutz reared up on his hind legs this week in a desperate and rather flaccid attempt to regain the relevancy he never really had…
Speaking of VW
This week, Russell, Tony, Evan and Mark work over Tesla’s new 7.0 operating system, Toyota’s love for all things hydrogen and much more.
Yes, we do think you’re number one.
First and foremost, big thanks to Tom Stangl and Bruce Nowrocki for being on the show this week, our first ever, crowdsourced panelists.
As usual, thanks as well to all our regular, hard working panelists, Patrick, Paul, Mark and our special panelists tackle…
Porsche picks Apple CarPlay over Android Auto
Toyota wants the Thai people to pay for EV infrastructure (among other things) before they’ll expand operations there
Gorgeous Honda EV-Cub concept that, sadly, we’ll probably never see
The Google autonomous car
Yes, we talk the inside, the outside and everything in between on the Tesla Model X this week, as well dissect some new Volt ads and briefly mention hydrogen.
Two minutes news links:
Portland airport installs 42 EV chargers
Tesla industrial batteries to help reduce power costs to Escondido high schools
Sexy Tesla charging robot arm
Tesla says, “we didn’t mean ‘unlimited'”
Where does your energy come from visualizations
my 2M, University of Waterloo students create autonomous vehicle for campus use
This week in the news…
Mea culpa culpa culpa grande with a nice slice of humble pie…maybe
WSJ says Apple’s CarPlay is on the right track
Leaf 2.0 more miles
We’re seeing more and more of the Model X
Fourth generation Prius makes it’s debut on 9/8 and we’ll be there
This week Tony and Russell bravely go forth to wrestle with…
Audi A3 e tron pricing
Fisker makes it’s return…to the Inland Empire
While FCV owners search for an open refueling station, plug-in and EV drivers seem to like their cars
We’re going to force you to do what you should already be doing
This week Danny, Russell, Evan and Paul talk nothing but Volt with Mark Coughlan of the Waterloo Region Voltec Group.
From Mark regarding the Volt:
This week Evan, Tony, Patrick and Russell discuss…
Next gen PiP to have 30-35 miles of EV range, according to an anonymous source
Toyota starts taking Mirai orders, unicorns everywhere cower in fear
Craig Scott, national alternative fuel vehicle manager at Toyota, “With batteries there is a fundamental science problem that we don’t know how to solve.”
Toyota recalls 625,000 Priuses globally (109,000 in the US)
Apple hires Doug Betts formerly of Chrysler
Depends on how you define “hybrid”
apple, batteries, Chrysler, EV, evan fusco, featured, fuel cell, future, hybrid, hydrogen, Hyundai, Kia, LE, mirai, Model S, Patrick Connor, Plug-in, Prius, Prius Plug-In, russell frost, Tesla, tony schaefer, Toyota
This week Russell works the topics below with Patrick Connor, Paul Guzyk and Tony Schaefer…
Subaru sport hybrid comes to Japan
Bugatti Chiron will be a hybrid
4th Gen Prius debut
Terrible reporting, stupid people or both?
The LATimes says the Prius is DeadBeforeArrival, more or less