TEN Episode 395: TSLA Q2, Ford’s 60 GWh Order, Herbert Diess Leaving Volkswagen

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Chapter Marks:

00:00 – Start
00:51 – Welcome!
01:05 – Despite a tough quarter, Tesla still manages to outperform expectations
02:02 – Porsche rolls out some significant updates for the 2023 Model year Taycan
02:49 – Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess is stepping down to be replaced by Oliver Blume
03:44 – Ford announces an additional 60 GWh of additional capacity to meed demands
04:35 – Model Y is the fastest selling used car – with the Mustang Mach E close behind.
05:22 – Volkswagen confirms U.S. made ID4 will be offered with a smaller-capacity pack
06:12 – Amazon’s first batch of delivery vans are now on the road
07:03 – Tesla has now surpassed 35 million miles on its FSD Beta, and Elon Musk promises new version coming soon
07:54 – Kia EV6 and Mercedes-Benz EQS came top in their respective classes in the JD Power 2022 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study
08:50 – Cadillac discount for monitoring early adopters offers $5,500 MSRP Slash
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10:43 – MINI unveils a Cooper SE with assistive controls in mind
11:01 – USPS gives in to pressure and orders some more EVs – but still has way too many gas vehicles on order.
11:15 – Hyundai is developing a new affordable EV for Europe that would be priced for ~$20,000 U.S
11:31 – The Ryvid Anthem gets ready to launch
11:47 – ZeroAvia gets another cash injection to help its Hydrogen Electric planes take off
12:04 – Tesla dumps most of its bitcoin
12:19 – Pied Piper survey says EV only brands rank behind other premium brands
12:35 – Porsche confirms a new electric three-row SUV is coming.
12:50 – Rimac is following Tesla, plans 46mm form-factor cells.
13:06 – Lotus completed its first factory in China where its first EVs are already being made
13:21 – Volkswagen’s U.S. CEO takes up new position as boss of Scout
13:35 – $56 million set aside by Biden Administration to fund domestic solar manufacturing in the U.S.
13:49 – Equinox EV added to Chevrolet’s website.
14:03 – Triumph shares its TE-1 Test Results
14:19 – Tesla getting its own exclusive lane at the US-Mexico Border
14:36 – First batch of Ariya EVs arrive in the UK
14:51 – Facelifted MG5 EV priced higher in the UK after Subsidy Cut
15:07 – Tesla stops scheduling solar roof installations in most U.S. markets
15:23 – Alpine showcases the A110 E-Ternité EV
15:41 – S-Volt now says it’s reaching 400 Wh/kg with its cells
15:56 – Tesla produces its 2 millionth car at Fremont
16:11 – Zeekr teases the Zeekr 009 – a massive luxury SUV
16:31 – Tesla’s Giga Texas will soon hit 1,000 cars per week
16:46 – GM will provide Hummer EVs to the U.S. military for testing.
17:04 – Tesla will begin 4680 form factor battery cell production at Giga Texas this quarter
17:20 – As Ford prepares to go all-electric it cuts 8,000 ICE jobs
17:36 – Lightning eMotors unveils its second-generation portable DC quick charging station
17:50 – Tesla now uses a seat-belt pretensioner that’s triggered by Tesla Vision
18:07 – The U.S. DoE Funds more EV charging programs with $96 Million funding round
18:21 – Cadillac showcases Ceslestiq at long last
18:41 – ROAM unveils its first electric motorcycle for sales outside of Kenya
19:34 – Ford showcases an accessibility aid for charging EVs
20:29 – Thanks, and Goodbye