Transport Evolved News EP 419: Toyoda Leaves Toyota, TSLA Q4, Retro Renault!

From Transport Evolved. Welcome to today’s TEN! This week, we’re covering Tesla’s Quarterly Earnings, Toyota’s departing President – and how you can now get your classic Renault converted to an EV (Plus much more!) —- Here are today’s show sponsors: – Electric Vehicle Association – Head to https://www.myeva.org – EnergySage – Start your journey to…

Why The EV You Want Might Not Exist Yet

From Transport Evolved. It’s been more than a decade since mainstream automakers began to make electric vehicles. Yet for many buyers, the electric car they want doesn’t exist yet… even though there’s never been more choice in the electric car market. Today, we’re going to examine why that is. Linkback: Watch Kate’s Video about how…

Have EVs made a little luxury the standard?

From Transport Evolved. Ever since the birth of the automobile luxury cars have had a substantial lead in terms of comfort and quiet. But with the advent of EVs has that lead disappeared? Are all EV drivers the beneficiaries of a little luxury courtesy of modern technology? And can luxury automakers find a way to…

TEN Ep. 417: Robot Chargers, Tesla’s $700 Wheel, Funky Cat + EuroNCAP

From Transport Evolved. This week, we’ve got a lot of reports about EV ownership – pricing, and affordability, plus much MUCH more! Enjoy! —– Here are today’s show sponsors: – Electric Vehicle Association – Head to https://www.myeva.org -UGears – Find your ideal gift at https://ugearsmodels.com/?utm_source=TransportEvolved&utm_medium=YouTube&utm_campaign=Christmas – EnergySage – Start your journey to a cleaner, greener…

Mercedes Beat Tesla To Level 3 Driving… But…

From Transport Evolved. Last week at CES 2023, Mercedes-Benz announced that it had received official permission from the U.S. State of Nevada (and would soon receive permission from the State of California) to flip the switch on Drive Pilot – its Level 3 autonomous driver assistance feature. When active, the system makes it possible for…

Our Ford F150 Lightning Just Won’t Update!

From Transport Evolved. We’ve owned our Ford F150 Lightning Lariat Extended Range pickup truck (which we’ve called ‘Adira Tal’) since the end of Jun 2022. And since then, we’ve asked a lot of the truck. We’ve towed a car to Colorado during the summer from Seattle. We’ve driven all the way to San Diego and…

TEN Episode 416: V2G Pays Off, RAM 1500 Revolution, MB Goes Furry?

From Transport Evolved. Disclaimer: Today’s video features a news story discussing mental health and attempted suicide. Please view at your discretion and do not watch this show with young or impressionable individuals without first vetting the content for suitability. Help is available to for individuals in crisis at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_suicide_crisis_lines —– Here are today’s show sponsors:…

Why The Nissan LEAF is Still A Good Buy In 2023*

From Transport Evolved. [Edit: Due to an unexpected power cut while we were trying to remedy and issue with this, we were forced to re-upload this video. We’re sorry for the inconvenience. [/Edit] We – like many YouTube channels and news outlets, have discouraged people from buying the Nissan LEAF as a used car, primarily…

TEN Ep. 414 – F150 Lightning Price Goes UP, IIHS Prepares to Test BIG EVs, NHTSA investigates Cruise

From Transport Evolved. Welcome back to another weekly roundup in the world of cleaner, greener, safer and smarter vehicles! —– Here are today’s show sponsors: – Electric Vehicle Association – Head to https://www.myeva.org -UGears – Find your ideal gift at https://ugearsmodels.com/?utm_source=TransportEvolved&utm_medium=YouTube&utm_campaign=Christmas – EnergySage – Start your journey to a cleaner, greener future by heading to…

Fighting EV Fires

From Transport Evolved. EV Fires are a hot topic in the press right now, with breathless headlines expressing apparent concern about just how we’ll deal with EV Fires. We’ve already talked about how much less common EV fires actually are ( ) but what about fighting them when they do break out? Kate looks at…

TEN Episode 413. Ford Dealers Go Model E, Elon Musk V Lucid on Twitter, Accessible e-Scooters

From Transport Evolved. Welcome back to another weekly roundup in the world of cleaner, greener, safer and smarter vehicles! —– Here are today’s show sponsors: – Electric Vehicle Association – Head to https://www.myeva.org -UGears – Find your ideal gift at https://ugearsmodels.com/?utm_source=TransportEvolved&utm_medium=YouTube&utm_campaign=Christmas – EnergySage – Start your journey to a cleaner, greener future by heading to…