TEN 362 – Diess Gets Dissed, Adios to Aptera Alpha, Yeet The Yoke!

From Transport Evolved.

00:00 – Introduction
00:30 – Welcome!
00:49 – Sponsor Messages
01:00 – Volkswagen AG CEO Dr. Herbert Diess Faces Pressure – But Remains in control
02:04 – Elon Musk, Hertz, argue over. the reported 100,000 Tesla buy Hertz made
02:58 – Opibus receives impressive funding round as it works to electrify Sub-Saharan Africa
03:58 – Tesla pushes up the price of its Model 3, Model Y again
04:45 – Aptera shifts development to its beta phase.
05:29 – Ford’s Custom F100 Eluminator Shines at SEMA
06:32 – VW reveals the ID.5 and ID.5 GTX
07:29 – 2022 Ford Mustang Mach E GT, Mustang Mach E GT Performance, get official EPA rating
08:21 – OLA begins to roll out i ts Hypercharge network for e-scooters
09:19 – Support the channel, become a Patreon supporter!
09:47 – 42 dot. raises $88.5 million on its way to offering autonomous transport as a service
10:02 – Tesla launches a J1772 home charging station
10:16 – Always U-5 heading to Switzerland
10:32 – Canadian National Railway orders Wabtec FLX Drive Battery Electric Locomotive
10:48 – Tesla follows NHTSA’s rules, notifies it of a recall that had already happened
11:04 – Ford says its e-Transit is sold out and pre-reservbations for the F150 Lightning now top 160,000
11:19 – Zero motorcycles announce new batteries for its range of motorcycles, as well as the all-new 2021 Zero SR
11:33 – Storedot claims it has a new patent to eliminate age-ralated degradation
11:48 – Tesla Model X gets more energy-dense battery, more powerful motors
12:03 – Xpeng follows in Tesla’s tire tracks and starts. rating customers on their use of autonomous aids.
12:19 – CATL to supply Fisker OCEAN SUV battery cells
12:32 – Tesla opens 10 Supercharger sites to non-Teslas in the Netherlands
12:48 – Peter Rawlinson makes some interesting predictions to IEEE
13:07 – GM plans to halt the Orion produciton line just two weeks after it resumed Bolt EV, Bolt EUV production
13:24 – Wuling Hong Guang Mini EV on track to sell 500,000 this year
13:40 – 50 kW DC quick charging stations on the way out in USA
13:53 – Ford rumored to be working on an electric Focus EV for Europe, based on MEB platform from VW
14:10 – MINI teases next-generation 2023 MINI Cooper SE
14:25 – Greenlots, New Motion get rebranded to Shell Recharge Solutions
14:42 – MINI confirms Urbanaut-inspired car is on the way
14:58 – Lucid Air Sedan Dream Edition charges at over 251 kW
15:15 – Former Rivian employee sues for gender discrimination, ‘bro culture’.
15:29 – SEC, Nikola Motors come to tentative agreement over SEC probe
15:44 – Volvo’s latest impact report for the C40 Recharge shows low well to wheel emissions
16:00 – Byton’s death bell starts ringing for real
16:14 – Faraday Future lets Munro & Associates see the FF91
16:29 – Infrastructure Bill Passes!
17:23 – Hyndai Teases IONIQ 7 in the form of the Hyundai SEVEN concept for LA
17:39 – NREL says it has developed a rapid charging techology that can wirelessly charge a Porsche Taycan in 10 minutes to 80%
17:54 – Toyota BZ4X offers some interesting features
18:11 – Tesla acquires SiLion battery specialist
18:30 – Vaughn Gittin, Jr. takes the Ford Mach E 1400 to the Faroe Islands
19:22 – Tesla Model S Plaid Owner Yeets the Yoke, adds a wheel
20:15 – Thanks, and goodbye!

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