The final cut of TMC Podcast #27 is available now with topics time-stamped. We discussed: Consolidation in LiDAR manufacturers; Volvo EX90 shipping with LiDAR; FSD Beta Full Release in N.A.; FSD detecting autopilot cheats, Gwen Shotwell directly overseeing SpaceX Starship; and more. You can watch it now on YouTube. We should have it published to podcast networks shortly.
With the seats up - of course. With them down, there's still likelihood of touching the sides of the seats near the doors. I carry mine in wheel totes ($40 from amazon), which have the added benefit of protecting the wheel faces from damaging one another.