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Brando's Recent Activity

  1. Brando rated SO16's post Love in the thread Battery-Electric Fast-Charging Versus Time Explained.

    Not to mention self driving. The horse would often know it’s way back home.

    Oct 15, 2019 at 6:44 AM
  2. Brando rated Nocturnal's post Love in the thread Battery-Electric Fast-Charging Versus Time Explained.

    No, it's not an issue for 99% of people. The time I save by not gassing up each week dwarfs the extra time taken on long trips in the...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 6:44 AM
  3. Brando rated Obsoletion's post Love in the thread Blog Porsche Announces Cheaper Version of the All-Electric Taycan.

    The one thing that keeps me with Tesla that nobody else has is the supercharger network. I can see many of the negatives about interior...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 6:39 AM
  4. Brando rated Lasairfion's post Informative in the thread Whiskers and Dendrites: These are few of my least favourite things.

    Scientists pinpoint cause of harmful dendrites and whiskers in lithium batteries Scientists have uncovered a root cause of the growth...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 6:32 AM
  5. Brando rated rafacq's post Helpful in the thread Blog Porsche Announces Cheaper Version of the All-Electric Taycan.

    Sadly, for every negative post there are hundreds that are very pleased with their Tesla’s. In my experience... If you want to...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 12:18 PM
  6. Brando rated AmpedRealtor's post Funny in the thread Blog Porsche Announces Cheaper Version of the All-Electric Taycan.

    This will definitely eat into Model S sales. Tesla has inferior build quality, poor initial quality as rated by Consumer Reports and the...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 12:18 PM
  7. Brando replied to the thread Blog Porsche Announces Cheaper Version of the All-Electric Taycan.

    Fully loaded Model S ~$115,000 from above article: Model S is quicker, longer range, more space, 5 vs 4 passenger - but of course...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 11:18 AM
  8. Brando rated mongo's post Informative in the thread Tesla Battery Investor Day.

    The magnets in the rotor of the PMSR cannot be turned off. As a result, their motion will cause eddy currents and thus drag. Even if...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  9. Brando rated JRP3's post Like in the thread Tesla Battery Investor Day.

    Can't freewheel the PM motors so efficiency loss when only one motor is needed.

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:55 AM
  10. Brando replied to the thread Dyson building an Electric Car.

    100,000,000 vehicles/year (trucks & autos more if we include 2 & 3 wheels) - seems the market is too small?? Or his ego won't allow not...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:28 AM
  11. Brando replied to the thread US Market Situation and Outlook (Rob Stark's American Megathread).

    Of course. GM is all about the money. When money is your main value - Seems you lose market share most every year. Bankruptcy and then...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:21 AM
  12. Brando rated wws's post Love in the thread US Market Situation and Outlook (Rob Stark's American Megathread).

    GM actually built some electric trucks back in the 1910s. They were also subcontractors on the Lunar Excursion Vehicle back in the...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:16 AM
  13. Brando rated TEG's post Funny in the thread Dyson building an Electric Car.

    That sucks !

    Oct 12, 2019 at 10:13 AM
  14. Brando rated ItsNotAboutTheMoney's post Helpful in the thread Dyson building an Electric Car.

    HyunKia has made boring, affordable BEVs. But that's OK, since boring and affordable is where the big market is.

    Oct 12, 2019 at 6:16 AM
  15. Brando rated Kuro68k's post Love in the thread Dyson building an Electric Car.

    What compromises? Can't see any. They are affordable, as efficient as a Model 3, more equipment etc.

    Oct 12, 2019 at 6:15 AM
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