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Every few weeks Mel Herbert, Tom Wolfson, Joel Sapp and Robert Rosenbloom get together to talk about the cars, the batteries, the superchargers, the rumours, the stock price, anything and everything Tesla and Elon and SpaceX and Boring Company and Hyperloop and more.

Every few weeks Mel Herbert, Tom Wolfson, Joel Sapp and Robert Rosenbloom get together to talk about the cars, the batteries, the superchargers, the rumours, the stock price, anything and everything Tesla and Elon and SpaceX and Boring Company and Hyperloop and more.

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United States

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Every few weeks Mel Herbert, Tom Wolfson, Joel Sapp and Robert Rosenbloom get together to talk about the cars, the batteries, the superchargers, the rumours, the stock price, anything and everything Tesla and Elon and SpaceX and Boring Company and Hyperloop and more.

Language:

English

Contact:

3109902073


Episodes

TT 198 The Long Leg Show

3/30/2021
TESLA,THE STOCK & EV STORIES“Hey SIRI, what’s Tesla’s stock price?” Tesla Tells California DMV that FSD Is Not Capable of Autonomous Driving https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a35785277/tesla-fsd-california-self-driving/ Tesla’s Auto Pilot is in fact Full (by yourself) Driving featureThe key correspondence comes from December 28, 2020, between Tesla’s associate general counsel Eric C. Williams and California DMV’s chief of the autonomous vehicles branch, Miguel D. Acosta An even bigger...

Duration:01:22:48

TT 197: Electronic Vechiles!

3/23/2021
The usual silliness. Tesla’s 62 stall Santa Monica V3 Supercharger hits speed bump, LA housing crisis takes priority https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-supercharger-v3-santa-monica-emergency-interim-zoning-ordinance/ Recall the project, the largest V3 Supercharger station in the world with 62-stalls, solar canopies, battery backup and customer restrooms was approved by the Planning Commission on March 3rdThe final approval by the City Council however took a u-turn for a cliff.Why?...

Duration:01:29:09

TT 196 - Beware Giant Superchargers

3/17/2021
The team covers a lot of ground but the key message, get involved at your local level and you will create change... Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:01:53:09

Episode 195: FSD!

3/9/2021
Breaking News: ELON Opening up FSD BETA Program (on Twitter) Why do we not know how many people are in the beta? 10x is kinda meaningless without that data. Watched an interesting video, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0pAOist3UY< showing an intersection and unprotected left turn when the opposing driver did not take the right of way and was an indicator of how the FSD reacts to that. Missed an entrance to a driveway and navigated to the next driveway Attempted to drive FSD into a self...

Duration:01:39:26

TT 194 - Wow On Time!

2/28/2021
OS VERSIONS: TESLA,THE STOCK & EV STORIES: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-02-15/tesla-to-start-making-cars-in-india-targeting-sprawling-marketAUTONOMOUS DRIVING: https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-autopilot-fsd-drives-to-service-center-no-intervention-video/https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hb9HL9-jXBQ&feature=emb_logoSUPERCHARGERS: https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-norway-supercharger-queue-fix/Supercharger Update: supercharge.infoOpen9US: (Fl, NJ, CO), Sweden, Italy, France &...

Duration:01:38:57

TT 193

2/22/2021
Highlights/News/Events Reformed Bitcoin miner: Elon Musk’s $1.5 billion bet is ‘crazy’ https://fortune.com/2021/02/13/elon-musk-tesla-bitcoin-bet-1-5-billion-alex-pickard/decision” to channel $1.5 billionhttps://ycharts.com/indicators/bitcoin_average_transaction_feeSOLAR & RENEWABLE ENERGY https://www.texastribune.org/2021/02/16/texas-wind-turbines-frozen/https://www.bbc.com/news/world-56085733Jenny Chase, Bloomberg analyst, predicts up to 194 GW of solar this year...

Duration:01:29:31

TT 192 2020 Q4 Earning Call

1/28/2021
FinancialsMargins miss by about 20%Zac: one time chargesEmployee Stock increase and Stock based compensationBonds coming due which converted to stocksS and X refurbIf excluded above, would be better than previous quarterRisks for this year: Global Semiconductor marketOther Covid impacts could affect themCould look at Tesla as revenue/cell output and it’s value as a companyThey’ll excel because of efficiency and want all cell manufacturers to produce and sell to them. Will buy as much as they...

Duration:02:08:12

TT 191? - Year in Review and Predictions

1/2/2021
SHOW NOTES: TT 191Best New EV Top Space Story Best Announced EV Biggest Battery Announcement LG signs massive ~$10 billion deal to make batteries in IndonesiaTesla battery researcher shows new test results pointing to batteries lasting over 2 million milesBattery startup backed by VW and Tesla cofounder JB Straubel QuantumScape (QS) goes...

Duration:02:03:29

TT 190: The Undercarriage

12/18/2020
Highlights/News/Events https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/dec/15/how-to-watch-the-jupiter-and-saturn-great-conjunction-of-2020great conjunctionTESLA,THE STOCK & EV STORIES https://www.transportenvironment.org/press/plug-hybrids-new-emissions-scandal-tests-show-higher-pollution-claimedAUTONOMOUS DRIVING Las Vegas approves Boring Company’s Loop transport system with Tesla vehicleshttps://www.teslarati.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/wynn-to-lvcc.jpgBATTERIES, GIGAFACTORY, ENERGY...

Duration:02:33:50

TT 189 - The One Where We Hated Joel!!

12/9/2020
At it again... Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:02:26:14

Bonus: Biden Administration's impact on SpaceX with Eric Berger

12/2/2020
Joel interviews Eric Berger from Arstechnica they talk about the new administration's impact on NASA and commercial space providers like SpaceX. He delves into the future of SpaceX and his upcoming book Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:00:35:27

TT 188 - The One Where Elon got RICH!!

11/25/2020
Highlights/News/Events Dinosaurs could have survivedhttps://www.cnn.com/2020/11/18/world/dinosaur-extinction-intl-scli-gbr-scn/index.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twCNNi&utm_content=2020-11-22T21%3A31%3A03&utm_term=linkwiped out by an asteroidTimeline of all software updates:https://www.notateslaapp.com/software-updates/ BATTERIES, GIGAFACTORY, ENERGY STORAGE Indonesia to woo Tesla investment in push to become battery...

Duration:01:57:27

TT Bonus: Pierre Ferragu Interview

11/24/2020
Title: Tesla Could Be a 3 Trillion Dollar Giant Description: Joel interviews wall street analyst Pierre Faragu about Tesla’s future, and get his thoughts about what makes Tesla so competitive and who he thinks will win autonomy. See a full breakdown of the Pierre’s analysis at: https://www.newstreetresearch.com/download-page/tesla-a-decade-of-hyper-growth-ahead-call-replay/ Get in touch with Pierre at : info@newstreetresearch.com Show...

Duration:00:34:53

T T Bonus - Joel Interviews Tesla Daily's Rob Maurer

11/20/2020
Tesla Daily Rob Maurer is all about Tesla as a stock - Joel gets his thoughts. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:00:34:33

TT 187 Resilience Launch and more

11/16/2020
We do a play by play of yesterday launch and the such! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:02:03:33

TT 186 - The One That Never Ended!

11/8/2020
Highlights/News/Events The US And The Paris Climate Agreement: 5 Things To Knowhttps://www.npr.org/2020/11/05/931837310/the-us-and-the-paris-climate-agreement-5-things-to-knowmorepromisedMark to the rescue! Though not for Tom, for Talking Tesla Nationhttps://www.rpmtesla.com/collections/wheel-accesories/products/tesla-titeseal-flat-repair-kit-69-with-20-offhttps://vimeo.com/462514398 Tesla,The Stock & EV...

Duration:03:00:53

TT 185 - The One that Started Slow

11/1/2020
The lads start 185 talking about spare tires...upsetting. It gets better, really it does! Mel missed this one...it is probably why this show starts slow...yes, Mel wrote these notes (very insecure). Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:02:30:22

FSD report with Joel Sapp and Kim Paquette

10/26/2020
Joel interviews Kim Paquette a FSD early access user! Great insights from this remarkable time in the history of driving (or not driving)!! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:00:17:21

TT 184 Q 3 2020 Earnings

10/22/2020
Joel officially joins the podcast and the team reviews Q3 earning call. Lots of great information and some very questionable accents and it gets heated at times as we try and work out the end game... Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:02:28:16

TT 183: Jelly Roll and Joel

10/6/2020
Sandy Monroe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_yp1jJMDPg and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9l6DPwKHWpY and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkQga-mzO4Y Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingtesla)

Duration:02:14:28