TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker and becoming a Supporting Member. For more info: Support TMC

Google Maps, Using Toll Roads, Trip Estimate

Discussion in 'California' started by RubberToe, Jun 9, 2017.

  1. RubberToe

    RubberToe Supporting the greater good

    Jun 28, 2012
    El Lay
    Google Maps has a check box if you want to avoid toll roads. Here's my question: I travel the 110 South of L.A. and always use the FasTrack lanes for free in my EV. When I fire up Maps, it looks like it isn't aware that I will be using the FasTrack lanes, and often calculates bad estimated time of arrival.

    Any way to get Google Maps to wise up? This seems eminently doable from a software standpoint...

    Bunch of cars on the 110 reporting back. Some going 5 MPH, some going 65 MPH. Google: "Will you be using the FasTrack lanes or not"?

    How hard could it be?

    Are there other map apps that can do this?

  2. kort677

    kort677 Banned

    Sep 17, 2015
    none that I am aware of, the gps available to us is not precise enough for this.
    • Like x 1

Share This Page

  • About Us

    Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.
  • Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.