This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including Tesla Model 3 issues in cold weather, Model 3 getting a CCS plug in Europe, an electric Mustang, and more.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Tesla Model 3 is starting to show some important flaws in cold weather
- Tesla confirms Model 3 is getting a CCS plug in Europe, adapter coming for Model S and Model X
- Tesla increases base price of Model S and Model X, makes several option changes to ‘simplify offering’
- Tesla launches new ‘Enhanced Anti-theft’ sensor as aftermarket product
- Tesla brings back all recently removed options as ‘off-the-menu items’
- Tesla, GM, Nissan, and others form coalition to reform electric vehicle tax credit
- Tesla buys trucking companies to shorten Model 3 delivery times for tax credit by the end of the year
- Tesla is pushing to achieve Model 3 production of 7,000 units per week within 2 weeks
- Tesla ends free Supercharger credit program for Model S and Model X
- Tesla reaches 10 billion electric miles with a global fleet of half a million cars
- Tesla slashes price of solar systems by up to 20%, cites vertical integration
- Startup unveils stunning all-electric 1960’s Mustangs for production
Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 3:30pm ET (or the video after 4:30pm ET):