This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including the launch of the new Tesla Model S Plaid, Anonymous going after Elon Musk, and Tesla’s Jerome Guillen leaving.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Elon Musk announces Tesla is canceling Model S Plaid+, don’t really need more than 400-mile range
- Tesla increases Model S Plaid price by $10,000 just ahead of first deliveries
- Tesla Model S Plaid launch and delivery event News Hub
- Tesla (TSLA) surges on delivery number from China amid confusion
- Tesla is now looking to hire self-driving car test drivers around the world
- Tesla is working on driver ‘safety rating’ based on driving behaviors and Autopilot use to affect insurance cost
- Tesla announces longtime exec and head of Heavy Trucking, Jerome Guillen, is leaving
- Anonymous attacks Tesla & Elon Musk in video that looks like it could have been made by the oil industry
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