This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including Tesla shorts lose their leader in a controversial situation, first Model 3 Performance test drive, new delivery windows for some Model 3 configurations, and more.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Tesla Model 3 Performance test drive: For many, this will be the best car at any price
- Tesla is pushing back Model 3 delivery windows on new orders
- Here’s how Tesla played with EPA ratings to advertise all Model 3 versions with 310-mile range
- Tesla releases ‘stunning’ white interior in dual motor Model 3
- Tesla starts deliveries of Model 3 Performance and Dual Motor
- Tesla troll and short doxxed as heavily invested in oil industry, Musk reportedly calls his boss
- Tesla turns to suppliers to reduce cost and become profitable
- Tesla saboteur/whistleblower claims to now be working with the SEC
- Nissan unveils all-electric camper based on the e-NV200 van
- Jaguar delays some I-Pace all-electric SUV deliveries, automaker says it is ‘prioritizing’
- Audi to unveil e-tron quattro electric SUV and start taking reservations on Sept 17 in the US
- Audi starts electric motor production for e-tron quattro ahead of imminent launch
- NIO is courting Tesla owners with mobile charging stations inside electric vans
Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4pm ET (or the video after 5pm ET):