EVs Account For 15% Of BC New Car Sales

EVs Account For 15% Of BC New Car Sales

Clean-tech information group Fleetcarma has released a report indicating that 8.3 percent of new vehicles sold in Canada were fully electric. Numbers from January to the end of September 2018 reveal that 34,357 EVs were sold nationwide. The bulk of these went to buyers in Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia, where the latter province’s EV figures amounted to 15% of…

Tesla VIP Factory Tour and Model 3 Viewing

Tesla VIP Factory Tour and Model 3 Viewing

James Locke, June 4, 2017 Yesterday my wife Lisa and I attended the invitation only Tesla VIP Tour and Model 3 event in Fremont, California. A tremendous thank you to Michael and Tammy Subasic, fellow EV enthusiasts and Tesla owners, for inviting us! If you haven’t seen M1ker’s YouTube channel check it out. The VIP Tour & Model 3 event…

Tesla says Model 3 will have fewer than 100 configurations to Model S’ more than 1,500

Tesla says Model 3 will have fewer than 100 configurations to Model S’ more than 1,500

Fred Lambert, Electrek.co, May 22, 2017 As part of Tesla’s continuous effort to anti-sell the Model 3 and emphasize that the Model S is a more high-end option, the company released a comprehensive comparison chart. Through the chart, the automaker confirmed that Model 3 will have fewer than 100 configurations to Model S’ more than 1,500 possible configurations. CEO Elon Musk…

Tesla confirms retooling of factory for Model 3 this month, will ‘pause’ Model S/X production for a week

Tesla confirms retooling of factory for Model 3 this month, will ‘pause’ Model S/X production for a week

Fred Lambert, Electrek.co, February 8, 2017   Tesla confirmed in a statement to Electrek today that it plans to “pause” production for a week this month at the Fremont factory in order to install equipment for Model 3 production. The company doesn’t expect that it will affect its production for the first quarter 2017 since it “added production days to compensate.” There…

Tesla 2016 Shareholders Meeting – Mistakes and Secrets

Tesla 2016 Shareholders Meeting – Mistakes and Secrets

Shareholders Meeting video starts around 30 minute mark.  Lasts for 3 1/2 hours –  jammed with Tesla history and stories.  See below for play by play of some of the highlights.   Play by Play: Elon Musk Recounts the Secret History of Tesla Motors Chris Woodyard, USA Today, May 31, 2016   Tesla CEO Elon Musk is talking to shareholders, starting with a…

Tesla Model S, 3 and X at Gigafactory 1!

Tesla Model S, 3 and X at Gigafactory 1!

Tesla Model S, 3 and X at Gigafactory 1! EXCLUSIVE: Tesla Model S, 3 and X at Gigafactory 1! – Motor Trend Presents Motor Trend Channel Published on May 10, 2016 Go behind-the-scenes with Motor Trend at the world’s first photo shoot of the full line of Tesla vehicles. We have Tesla’s entire range of S3Xy electric vehicles, from the…