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Ghosn still in jail, Tesla 500 miles? Amazon buys Rivian stock

Carlos Ghosn went down a rabbit hole the minute the Ni55an jet landed in Japan. He was jailed November 19, 2018, and the nightmare for him has not let up. Ghosn has been in detention for three months. He has been indicted three times, has been refused bail a couple of times, and stripped of [...]

By |2019-02-22T08:45:25-08:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Nissan, Politics, Tesla Motors|Tags: , |0 Comments

Tesla death watch 2.0 BMW vs GM tariffs

Listen as John Batchelor and Wall Street Journal's Mary Kissel talks about Tesla death watch 2.0 and why BMW pays 2.5 percent import fees when coming to the United States versus General Motors paying 25 percent when selling cars exported to Europe. Tesla - The company known for making products of the future is once [...]

Why Tesla has already succeeded

I had dinner the other night with a wealthy car collector. Whether this person talks cars or politics, it is done with passion. At one point in the dinner, the conversation turned from politics to cars. He told me he owned a Tesla, an all-electric car initially owned by very wealthy people, now trickling down [...]

By |2019-04-04T08:37:33-07:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: electric vehicles (EV), Politics, Tesla Motors|Tags: |2 Comments

Elon Musk live 2017 Tesla Model 3 unveil Q & A

Watch Tesla car designer Franz von Holzhausen and co-founder Elon Musk unveil the Tesla Model 3! We streamed it live on periscope, so you get to watch it live as well. From March 23, 2016: Tesla Motors put a blog out yesterday. The same cryptic blog that Elon Musk puts out when he [...]

Telsa Model S EV and autonomous by Bosch

Bosch stripped a Tesla Model S electric vehicle, brought in fifteen sensors, and lidar to create the first Model S P85 electric self-driving vehicle. We drove it last week in Boxberg, Germany. We got to see the future, and the future is not that far away. There is an assumption that initially, most autonomous vehicles [...]

Road trip in a creepy Tesla Model S

What happens in a Tesla that makes it creepy? Gary Calderon, Tesla product specialist took Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation for a test drive in the 2014 Tesla Model S. When Calderon shows us the ability to turn the back camera on while driving you can see the go-pro, but what/who else do [...]

Tesla, the demise of the car dealer, GM recall – where was NHTSA?

An about-face or slap in the face In an about-face, and what Elon Musk would describe as a slap in the face, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie changed his mind about how a consumer can purchase a car in New Jersey. Christie, according to a press release from Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, decided not to [...]