This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including our Audi e-tron first drive review, Tesla Model 3 Mid-Range gets its EPA rating, the Boring Company will have a new product unveiling, and more.
The Electrek Podcast is me, Fred Lambert, editor-in-chief of Electrek, and Seth Weintraub, founder and publisher of Electrek and the 9to5 network, discussing all our top stories of the week while taking questions from our readers and highlighting the most insightful comments on the site.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Audi e-tron first drive review: a solid SUV that happens to be electric
- Tesla Model 3 Mid-Range gets official EPA rating with surprising results
- Tesla Model 3 configurator opens across Europe with Feb delivery, 544km range
- Tesla Model Y to have third-row seat, mid-2020 production at Gigafactory 1 according to leaked docs
- Tesla would consider buying shuttered GM factories [again], says Elon Musk
- Tesla’s giant battery saved $40 million during its first year, report says
- Tesla’s giant virtual power plant with Powerwalls expands to 1,000 more homes in Australia
- Elon Musk’s Boring Company to unveil ‘fully road legal autonomous transport cars’
- SK Innovation announces new electric vehicle battery gigafactory in the US
- Aston Martin to offer electric conversions of classic cars
Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 3:30pm ET (or the video after 4:30pm ET):