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  • The latest TMC Podcast (#14) is now available on YouTube and all major podcast networks. We covered FSD Beta's exciting v11 update, Enhanced Autopilot coming to the U.S. and Canada, and more!

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  1. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla Lays Off Over 200 Autopilot Data-Labelling Employees

    I think Tesla’s AI Day 2021 answers a lot of these questions, but in short, data labeling is currently being partially done by humans. In order to have Tesla’s Neural Net start labelling all data, it must have existing, previously labeled data that it can refer to. Hence where data-labelers come...
  2. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla Lays Off Over 200 Autopilot Data-Labelling Employees

    True, I think this job in particular is pretty expendable so they quite possibly could have hired more autopilot-labeling employees since. Also true, pretty expendable so cutting some of their labeling team definitely is the least damaging option. I do hope that’s partially because of...
  3. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla Lays Off Over 200 Autopilot Data-Labelling Employees

    Today, Bloomberg reported that Tesla just laid off around 200 data-labelling employees from the Autopilot team and closed a branch in San Mateo, California. This lines up with Tesla's goal to make all autopilot data auto-labelled, and hopefully this shows that significant progress has been made...
  4. NoGasNoBrakes

    Introducing the Official TMC Native iOS and Android Apps

    Oh wow, don’t think I’ve had that happen for me on my newer iPhone OS. Usually the ads are spaced out enough for me to ignore.
  5. NoGasNoBrakes

    Introducing the Official TMC Native iOS and Android Apps

    It's pretty slick actually, I've been using the app for a few weeks and it's far more intuitive than using the browser on my phone!
  6. NoGasNoBrakes

    How Some Tesla Owners Break The Law to "Stop ICE-ing"

    yeah, it's pretty ridiculous, isn't it. I guess they figure they won't get caught. Really fighting fire with fire if you look at it. If it isn't clear enough, we're not condoning this whosoever, but it's interesting to see the lengths of what some will do, and I imagine ICE-ing will be a bigger...
  7. NoGasNoBrakes

    How Some Tesla Owners Break The Law to "Stop ICE-ing"

    @SteelClouds explains what some Tesla owners do when ICE cars park in a charging spot... This is a clip from Tesla Motors Club Podcast #13. The full podcast video is available here: https://teslamotorsclub.com/tmc/threads/will-elon-musk-finally-improve-tesla’s-service-tmc-podcast-13.269425/
  8. NoGasNoBrakes

    What's Next for Tesla's FSD | TMC Podcast #14

    In TMC Podcast #14, we discussed FSD Beta's exciting v11 update, EAP coming to the U.S. and Canada, and more! 0:00 Intro 1:27 Louis gets PLAID 11:30 The return of Enhanced Autopilot 37:57 FSD What's Next 49:19 The Future State of EV Ownership 1:01:41 Plaids Qualifying on Pikes Peak Watch...
  9. NoGasNoBrakes

    Recent Road Trip Report with Stats and photos

    How much of the charge used was from home/the resort? I'm guessing only a fraction of the charge used on the drive was actually from a supercharger since the average cost of electricity, ~$.30/kWh would cost you $69.
  10. NoGasNoBrakes

    FSDBeta community tracker?

    Looks interesting! Their handle is @eliasmrntz1 on Twitter, and it appears they have currently tracked 37.3k miles from FSD Beta testers. I'm curious to know if FSD Beta was engaged during their entire roadtrip as their disengagement rate seems pretty low.
  11. NoGasNoBrakes

    Elon Musk: "Maybe We Should Advertise"

    This afternoon, Sawyer Merritt shared a snippet of Tesla Owners SV's recent interview with Elon Musk on Twitter, where Elon stated that: "There's an argument for maybe we should advertise. The tradition media won't run hit-pieces about automotive because automotive is one of the biggest, if not...
  12. NoGasNoBrakes

    Model Y declared No. 1 American-made car for 2022 by Cars.com

    In response to the question, "which automaker builds the most U.S. cars?": "The short answer to this is Tesla. For now, the Texas company is the only major automaker that produces in the U.S. all the cars it sells here." According to Elon, "hardly anyone knows this." Full link to the...
  13. NoGasNoBrakes

    It is "Clear" That Tesla's Price Hikes Are Thanks to Gas Prices Increasing Demand and Awareness of EVs

    Regarding Tesla's recent price hikes in the US—to what extent are they because of supply constraints or demand increases? TMC member @Gigapress uses Google search trends, "probably the single best measure of what the populace is actually thinking about," to find this answer for themselves...
  14. NoGasNoBrakes

    Mismanaged - The Problem With Government-Funded EV Chargers (TMC Podcast Clip)

    Here's a clip from TMC Podcast #13, where we discuss Biden's new policy to build $7.5 billion dollars' worth of EV chargers. “The number is $7.5 billion dollars, and you’d think the industry would pay for most of it since they want us to buy their cars. But instead, you and I, the consumer...
  15. NoGasNoBrakes

    Why Elon’s Goal to Improve Tesla Service Seems Ambitious (TMC Podcast Clip)

    Here's a clip from TMC Podcast #13, showcasing the state of Tesla Service right now, why Elon's recent tweets and statements about improving service will be very difficult, and what change we want to see. “It’s easy to build a service center. It’s a box. What’s hard is getting the technical...
  16. NoGasNoBrakes

    Model 3 Ranked Number One in Owner Ratings - Global Happy Motorist Index

    The Global Happy Motorist Index, by Zutobi, determined that in the US and Europe, Tesla Model 3 ranked #1 in owner satisfaction, with a rating of 4.53/5.00. "It’s clear then why the Model 3 is Tesla’s top-selling car and one of the world’s best electric cars right now." This rating was...
  17. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla's FSD Beta Is Not Yet For Everyone | TMC Podcast Clip

    Here's a clip from Tesla Motors Club Podcast #12, where the hosts discuss the new announced plans with FSD Beta, including the expansion to 100k vehicles in the Beta program and the recent announcement that FSD Beta will be relying less on GPS, which should help claims that FSD Beta works well...
  18. NoGasNoBrakes

    Will Elon Musk Finally Improve Tesla’s Service? | TMC Podcast #13

    Topics- 0:00 Intro 1:29 Model Y launches in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and Singapore 21:15 Tesla to improve service? 36:29 Nationwide EV charging expansion 57:07 Viewer comments from previous episodes Watch on YouTube. Co-hosts: Marc @lUtriaNt Louis @nebusoft Mike @SteelClouds...
  19. NoGasNoBrakes

    Elon Flames Remote Work | TMC Podcast Clip

    You're probably referring more to his other statements/rants on Twitter that are unnecessary, and I agree with that. I think he could take a backseat on a lot of things, though, I guess you could make the argument that him being so upfront on all of his beliefs is what has made him who he is as...
  20. NoGasNoBrakes

    Elon Flames Remote Work | TMC Podcast Clip

    Here's a snippet of TMC's most recent podcast, where we discuss Elon's recent emails about requiring Tesla employees to work from home. "The assumption that being in the office means you work is nonsense. Elon embraces a culture of in-person collaboration, which can build morale. But the way...
  21. NoGasNoBrakes

    Some New Cybertruck Footage

    Idk how I missed this, but some new interior photos were also posted!
  22. NoGasNoBrakes

    Is Tesla Adding CCS Chargers a Mistake? (TMC Podcast Clip)

    TMC Podcast hosts' views on Tesla adding charging support for other EVs: 1. CCS chargers aren't crowded to begin with, superchargers are 2. CCS and superchargers aren't a big difference in money 3. Tesla will have to add an extra cable to superchargers
  23. NoGasNoBrakes

    Some New Cybertruck Footage

    Just saw this on Twitter! Thought it might interest some of you. Still hoping those mirrors are detachable!
  24. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla Model Y Caught On Fire - TMC Podcast Reaction and Response

    On TMC Podcast #11, our hosts reacted to the recent video of a Model Y that caught on fire. Mike provides his response and why he believes in Tesla's safety. "There's been 85 reported Tesla fires since they started making them. Meanwhile, last year, there were 179,000 ICE vehicle fires."
  25. NoGasNoBrakes

    FSD Beta 10.12.2 Expanding to 100k Cars! and 10.13 News

    This afternoon, Elon tweeted announcing that 10.12.2 is now being released to 100k cars - and based on a lot of new threads being published today, it looks like a decent number of new owners have been finally accepted into the beta! In addition to this, he shared the new improvements for...
  26. NoGasNoBrakes

    Elon: Less Work from Home, More FSD Beta | TMC Podcast #12

    Watch on YouTube. Topics- 0:00 Intro 2:49 Elon's comments on no more work from home 17:22 Autopilot improvements 31:45 FSD Beta expansion 57:18 Comments from Podcast #11 Co-hosts: Marc @lUtriaNt Louis @nebusoft Mike @SteelClouds Producers: Adam @ElectricAve84 James @scrapps Joshua...
  27. NoGasNoBrakes

    The Issues With Tesla's 2012 Model S - Repair

    2012 Tesla Model S owner JT Stukes shares the many, MANY vehicle repairs he's had, ranging from battery replacements to SIX drivetrains. Thank goodness for Tesla's design improvements over the years. This is a clip from TMC Podcast #11.
  28. NoGasNoBrakes

    Behind-The-Scenes of Model 3 Production in 2018 (TMC Podcast Clip)

    The official TMC podcast hosts interview former Tesla engineer JT Stukes on the 2018 Model 3 when it first was released: manufacturing time, paint, wheels, and more. This is a clip from the most recent TMC podcast, for those, like me, that can only sit still for 10 minutes. Enjoy!
  29. NoGasNoBrakes

    Former Tesla Engineer on Why Tesla is So Ahead of Other EV Brands

    JT Stukes, special guest of TMC Podcast #11 and former mechanical engineer at Tesla who worked on the Model X, Model 3, and more, shares why he believes Tesla is ahead of other EV brands - battery technology. Here's a link to the full podcast...
  30. NoGasNoBrakes

    Teslas to Have Windows Auto-Close When It Rains

    Elon replies with "sure" in response to a tweet asking him for the ability to have a Tesla's windows to automatically close when parked and detecting rain. We'll see if this happens soon but sounds promising given the straightforward, affirmative answer.
  31. NoGasNoBrakes

    Elon Considering Adding AirPlay to the Model S/X

    AirPlay can deliver higher-quality audio than Bluetooth, and "other improvements" is promising news.
  32. NoGasNoBrakes

    Starting to feel like Cybertruck is going the way of the Roadster: Vaporware

    True, I think Tesla is slightly ahead of the curve when it comes to that. Though that's just based on my personal Californian experience having charged at a relatively rural Tesla supercharger location in Inyokern.
  33. NoGasNoBrakes

    This Ain't Tesla's Last Cyber Rodeo (feat. @jboy210) | TMC Podcast #6

    A Tesla Model Y with 4680 batteries offering much longer range was recently teased at Tesla's Cyber Rodeo. Will new Teslas be produced with 4680s RIGHT NOW?
  34. NoGasNoBrakes

    Model 3 6-year Anniversary | TMC Podcast #5 (Disclaimer: Audio Issues)

    Many Tesla owners have been asking, "Why haven't I gotten into Tesla's FSD Beta when I have a score of 99+? Why have other people's cars updated to the newest FSD version and mine hasn't?" Strap in, because we're speculating.
  35. NoGasNoBrakes

    Model 3 6-year Anniversary | TMC Podcast #5 (Disclaimer: Audio Issues)

    Should Tesla Allow Other EVs to Supercharge? - Clip
  36. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla FSD: Optimism vs Reality | Tesla Motors Club Podcast #4

    Lewis discusses the recent change Tesla made regarding involuntary price increases when changing an existing order.
  37. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla FSD: Optimism vs Reality | Tesla Motors Club Podcast #4

    Tesla’s FSD Mode: No More DUIs? We discuss potential law changes for driving drunk in a @Tesla with FSD enabled, in the future. Will you still get a DUI in 10+ years?
  38. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla FSD: Optimism vs Reality | Tesla Motors Club Podcast #4

    We discuss the benefits of Tesla Remote Service and how “it is eons ahead of other car companies! Although Tesla is going through growing pains with service centers.”
  39. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla using old time dealer dirty tactics to make money on service

    @SteelClouds mentioned in TMC’s most recent podcast episode that he bought the HEPA filters himself, and Tesla Remote Service came to his house and installed them, all for $25. So you don’t have to go with their “premium pricing.” It’s at 56:25 in the video: I definitely think in terms of...
  40. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla FSD: Optimism vs Reality | Tesla Motors Club Podcast #4

    Is ”Summon Mode” just a party trick?
  41. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla FSD: Optimism vs Reality | Tesla Motors Club Podcast #4

    Here's a clip from the podcast, where our hosts discuss the Morgan-Stanley analyst's report of FSD Beta, and part of the conversation discussing where we think FSD Beta is today.
  42. NoGasNoBrakes

    From Starlink with Love - TMC Podcast #3

    Can Tesla reuse old EV batteries to make powerwalls?
  43. NoGasNoBrakes

    From Starlink with Love - TMC Podcast #3

    What Tesla is doing to help Ukraine / should Tesla brick Russian cars??
  44. NoGasNoBrakes

    From Starlink with Love - TMC Podcast #3

    Tesla’s steady improvements with FSD:
  45. NoGasNoBrakes

    SpaceX’s Starlink Systems Are Being Sent to Ukraine’s Destroyed Cities

    Amid the Russian-Ukraine crisis, SpaceX and Elon Musk are currently shipping more Starlink routers to Ukraine, as tweeted by Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the Ukrainian president. Starlink is the “only non-Russian communications system still working in some parts of Ukraine,” as stated by Elon. In...
  46. NoGasNoBrakes

    NHTSA Data Shows that Tesla has the Least Amount of Recalls

    Based on public data released by NHTSA, Tesla has had the least amount of vehicle recalls compared to other large car manufacturers from early 2020 to 2022. (source: Reuters) In addition to this, over one-third of their recalls are solved by over-the-air software updates, making Tesla the only...
  47. NoGasNoBrakes

    4680 MYP Acceleration Boost Upgrade prediction.

    Possibly this thread. https://teslamotorsclub.com/tmc/threads/tesla-sales-rep-said-my-with-4680-will-not-have-longer-range.257888/
  48. NoGasNoBrakes

    Car Colorizer Allows You to Customize The Looks of Your Tesla

    @Tesla has just released the Car Colorizer to the newest software update, 2022.4.5.3, finally allowing you to customize your car’s color on-screen. As seen below in the video, the custom color also translates to the Tesla app!
  49. NoGasNoBrakes

    Tesla App Store Concept

    Twitter user @DeleetDesign shares their own custom, polished & working concept for a Tesla App Store! ”This literally looks like something Tesla would ship.” Thoughts?

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