As it is right now, charging your electric car on the go can be one of the most annoying aspects of owning an EV. Tesla seems to have already largely solved the problem of getting to your destination, with them claiming 99% charging coverage in North America. While on average over 80% of charging is done at home, spending time charging on a road trip is an unavoidable obstacle. Having large infotainment screens with Netflix softens the blow, but wasting time charging just makes your journey longer.Continue reading “The Tesla V3 Supercharging Network is What EVs Need to Go Mainstream”
The news cycle around electric vehicles is absolutely dominated by posts about the lessened environmental impact of driving an EV. It seems like we never run out of new ways to say that not burning millions of barrels of oil is a good thing. Even I’m guilty of this.Continue reading “Opinion: Sustainability is the Weakest Selling Point of EVs”
To this day range anxiety is still one of the biggest pills to swallow when considering an electric car. Whenever you decide to venture out of the city you don’t want to be bound by inconsistent coverage of charging networks.
For electric cars to fully take off in the US we need more chargers. Not everyone is able to charge at home, and driving across town to some random charger at a hotel isn’t a very attractive option. And for electric cars to be seriously seen as a viable alternative to gas by consumers they need to be able to get everywhere.
Being able to get everywhere is the primary goal of a new bill outlined on Thursday by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Andy Levin. The Electric Vehicle Freedom Act is an acknowledgment of the rapid growth the electric car industry is set to experience in the next few years.Continue reading “New Bill Introduced By AOC is a Dream For EV Owners”
We’ve been watching Tesla stock absolutely soaring this past week. Even more impressive than the gains the company has made in market cap though are the gains made by some people willing to take risks.
The Wall Street Bets subreddit is well known for people making risky trades and losing their life savings. But among all the memes and risky decisions, some traders are able to make it big. We’ve reached out to a couple of traders who’ve made massive gains on short term options contracts to see what they think about the state of Tesla and their future.Continue reading “Talking to the Big Winners of Tesla’s Crazy Stock Success”
Two different versions of a bill offering tax credits to new EV buyers in New Mexico have been making their way through the Senate and House. These bills are largely similar with a few differences. As many details are subject to change we’ll be focusing on the bigger picture with the bill proposed in the Senate to get an idea of what’s to come. You can read the full details of both bills in an article here by New Mexico Political Report.Continue reading “New Mexico Bill Could Give Hefty EV Tax Credits”
The Super Bowl yesterday featured several advertisements for electric cars. With these advertisement slots being some of the most coveted and expensive it’s clear that car manufacturers see all the momentum EVs have gained. But despite the effort, it’s obvious that these companies still don’t know how to sell electric cars.Continue reading “Car Manufacturers Don’t Know How to Market EVs”
Tesla’s stock price has doubled in the past 3 months. With things seemingly going normally for Tesla, it’s hard to see exactly why. With so many investors betting on Tesla crumbling to established car manufacturers the odds seem to be stacked against Tesla. So today we’ll unwrap everything going on and see why things seem to be going so well for them.Continue reading “Why is Tesla Stock Suddenly Skyrocketing?”
The Hummer has always been known as THE gas guzzler. Hummers are big, loud, and burn through gas. But it looks like that’s changing with a new model set to be unveiled on May 20th. We took a look at the possibility of an electric Hummer a while ago, and while we did say it wasn’t impossible I’m still surprised to see new teasers coming from GM. Let’s take a look at the new, aptly-named Super Truck.Continue reading ““Super Truck” Electric Hummer is on the Horizon”
While it hasn’t received much hype in the news, we’ve seen lots of consumer interest in Volvo’s new XC40 Recharge. Volvo has opened up pre-orders for the car on their website recently. So today we’ll break down everything to show you why you should be excited about this new option from Volvo.Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About the Upcoming Volvo XC40 Recharge”
With consumers increasingly leaning towards larger cars, there’s a strong demand for new green SUVs and pickup trucks. While the Rivian R1T looks like a powerful choice with all the features consumers want, this new concept from LEGO could be a real game-changer.Continue reading “Tesla Cybertruck LEGO Kit Could Reach Production”