This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including more details on Tesla’s upcoming Model S/X refresh, the upcoming Tesla Autonomy event, new electric vehicles from Shanghai and New York auto shows.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Tesla is planning a bigger Model S/X refresh than we thought
- Tesla Gigafactory 1 battery cell production is still limited to about 23 GWh, says Elon Musk
- Tesla spotted filming self-driving demo ahead of autonomy/Tesla Network event
- Tesla releases fascinating new ‘impact report’, claims it helped prevent 4 million tons of CO2
- Tesla is developing a ‘unique battery recycling system’
- Canada’s $5,000 EV incentive starts next month, Tesla officially disqualified
- VW unveils new all-electric SUV with long range and sleek interior
- NIO unveils new all-electric sedan and fast-charging station
- ‘Tesla-clone’ Xpeng unveils new electric sedan with over 300 miles of range
- Genesis reveals “Mint,” a luxury electric city car concept
- GM files ‘Bolt EUV’ trademark – hinting at new electric car
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