Talking Tesla

Mel Herbert, Tom Wolfson and Robert Rosenbloom talk all things Tesla.

Ep 86 - Drag Racing Your Tesla Loaner Car

Sad news - Gruber motors fire - the TZero was a rare EV that inspired Elon to make EV’sSix roadsters & an S were also lost.

https://www.teslarati.com/historic-tzero-inspired-musk-tesla-roadster-burned-fire/

http://www.acpropulsion.com/pressreleases/09.15.2003%20tZero%20Debut.pdf

The Solar Roof

https://www.teslarati.com/consumer-reports-estimates-tesla-solar-roof-cost/

https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-solar-roof-financing-leasing-options/

TESLA should announce a PICK-up TRUNK

https://electrek.co/2017/05/13/tesla-electric-pickup-truck-opinion/

Model 3 Margins

https://electrek.co/2017/05/08/tesla-model-3-gross-margin/

Boring Company


https://www.teslarati.com/elon-musk-unveils-boring-co-tunnel-electric-sled-photo-video/

Batteries, Gigafactory, Energy Storage


https://electrek.co/2017/05/09/tesla-battery-lifetime-double/

From Letters:

Name: Ryan Elson

Subject: Trees/snow vs. a solar roof

http://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/2016-6-november-december/green-life/hey-mr-green-should-i-cut-down-trees-for-solar-panels

http://blog.solarcity.com/how-snow-affects-your-solar-power-system/

 

Name: Bobby Pomerleau

Subject: Pandora's Promise - Media Suggestion

Trailer link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDw3ET3zqxk
http://pandoraspromise.com/

 

Name: Joshua Leonard

Subject: Nissan Leaf cold weather range follow up

Take a look at the spreadsheet here:https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1oPAbTsebubEGztM3Q2sW1GzJgNc-eHZ3JYle0czKYMs/edit?usp=sharing

 

Name: Joel Sapp

Subject: Supervolcanos and Eclipses

Check out this article on the affect (or is it effect) of the next eclipse on the US grid https://qz.com/973684/california-will-lose-enough-solar-energy-to-power-los-angeles-during-the-eclipse-on-aug-21/