Tesla Model 3 on John Batchelor radio show

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:35+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Tesla Motors|Tags: , |

If you sell one share of your Tesla stock, you could buy thirty shares of Ford stock. The only vehicle that Tesla sells are electric vehicles; a segment that makes up less than two percent of the entire Nation's sales. Ford's market share is 15.6%. General Motors market share is 16.6%. Statista reports that Tesla [...]

Range Rover Evoque convertible, turbo, carchat

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:40+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, One of the chatters last week asked, "What group would have this information? I know when the turbo 4 ECOBOOST came out at first, people seemed unsure about it in terms of MPG and reliability. Specifically talking about the 2.0T in the Fusion Titanium, not the smaller 1.5. Has the [...]

Breakthrough on Toyota battery for Electric Vehicle

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:45+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Toyota|Tags: , , |

Paul Williamsen, Strategic Communications, Lexus International confirmed that Toyota is near a technological breakthrough for electric car batteries. Toyota is near a breakthrough for electric car batteries I was working, via email, with Williamsen on the difference between Li-Ion batteries and NiMH batteries in the Toyota Prius. I had asked why they used both in [...]

Technology World Premieres at Frankfurt auto show (IAA)

By | 2017-08-14T13:53:04+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA), Technology|Tags: , , |

Technology World News At the Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA) there will be many World Premieres of cars from many manufacturers. Before those cars can be built, each car company has to decide what technology will go into the car of the future. Watching the technology that the auto suppliers bring out will give you an [...]