The final cut of the 9th episode of the Tesla Motors Club Podcast, featuring Chad Schwitters, the former president of Plug In America, is now available. You can watch it now on YouTube or listen to it on all major podcast networks.
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Special Guest: Chad Schwitters (@ChadS), the former President of Plug In America.
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In this episode, we begin by discussing Morgan Stanley's prediction that Tesla FSD is at least a decade away. We then move onto some mods that Mike made to his car before an upcoming roadtrip he has planned. Marc then mentions how some some are interested in putting a CD player in their Tesla. Subsequently, we discuss how Tesla is no longer penalizing individuals for making design changes to their order after Tesla has raised prices. This then transitions into a discussion...
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Special Guest- Carl Medlock @CM_007
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We start out TMC Podcast #7 by introducing our special guest, Carl Medlock, AKA "The Tesla Roadster Whisperer". Carl is a former employee of Tesla, and now is known as the preeminent Roadster expert. Carl runs a shop with his sons in Seattle, Washington, where he will routinely have north of 40 Roadsters in there at any given time. Carl is making a massive contribution to the continued maintenance and operation of Tesla...
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Disclaimer: We experienced some technical difficulties during our recording. We apologize for the less than optimal sound quality.
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0:53 Rivian’s massive price increase.
4:11 Doug describes the Tesla’s Roadster price increase from back...
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0:50 Gas at $6.89/gallon at an Arco!?
3:44 Solar cells and other options to lower your carbon footprint.
8:30 Marc on the Cybertruck: "I think its a very hideous thing, but I love it."
16:40 Tesla's addictive acceleration makes it hard to get into the FSD Beta Program.