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Mike Anthony interviews four Model S owners

Discussion in 'Video' started by Teo, Jun 14, 2014.

  1. Teo

    Teo Banned

    Jun 4, 2014
    London, UK
    #1 Teo, Jun 14, 2014
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2014
    Great 40 minute long video by Mike Anthony. I think Mike did an excellent job by just letting these people tell their story without interrupting them. I liked Vexar's story the most. "I guess I was about 15 years old when I decided I wanted an electric car." That's such a great opening line.
  2. islandbayy

    islandbayy Active Member

    Feb 25, 2013
    Greendale, Wisconsin
    #2 islandbayy, Jun 14, 2014
    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 13, 2016

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    I'm glad they all enjoyed my event!
  3. Calvin.K

    Calvin.K Member

    Nov 24, 2013
    Stevens Point, WI
    #3 Calvin.K, Jun 14, 2014
    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 13, 2016
    It was great, cant wait for the next one!
  4. David99

    David99 Active Member

    Jan 31, 2014
    Brea, Orange County
    Great to hear everyone's story and background and their decision process.
  5. Gavars Gints

    Gavars Gints Member

    Aug 7, 2013
    Dublin, Ireland
    Realy amazing vid, enjoyed that!
  6. sbronle1

    sbronle1 Member

    Apr 23, 2014
    Tampa, Fla
    I learn so much from this forum. I watched this entire video and realized a huge mistake I have made. I have a VW GTI that has been in my garage for exactly one month which is exactly how long I have had my Tesla. My wife has driven the GTI a few times but I have not set foot into that car or driven it since getting the Model S, which I previously thought was one of the best cars I have ever owned. I kept it for the same reasons mentioned in the video. I wanted a back up that is paid for but is clearly not needed at all. I had several offers to buy it earlier which I mistakenly turned down and now I regret. Anyone out there interested in a 1997 well maintained GTI for sale?
  7. Vexar

    Vexar Member

    Oct 11, 2012
    Plymouth, MN USA
    Thanks, Teo! It was fun to do the interview. Mike cued us with a list of things we should cover. All the earmarks of a good director, I think. His only edits on me were when I dropped names of friends and forgot I was being filmed for a general audience.

    @ sbronle1, for the last couple weeks, my family drove our 60 kwh from Plymouth, MN to San Juan Capistrano, CA, then back home, then my wife and I drove to Chicago and then Milwaukee, then home again, all for $10 in charging at one RV park (he only asked for $5). We passed by the Model S Signature owner who was driving 20,000 miles across the entire supercharger network. I'm pretty well-skilled by now, and know the basics like friction = increased energy per mile, but it is possible with 5 people and their luggage; it won't be long before you develop confidence and experience with your Model S. You should definitely find someone who wants your VW a lot more.

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