What makes a better battery?

More juice Faster charging and discharging Longer lasting/more cycles Cheaper to produce/minimal human labour Faster to achieve high volume production Produceable in surplus Resources involved more abundant/cheaper/ more environmentally friendly/sustainable Less friction to achieve high volume production More stable/less likely to explode or catch fire More cold weather endurable/minimal cold soak Self healing if possible […]


Premium Internet Revenue Opportunities

According to Number of Tesla vehicles delivered worldwide from 3rd quarter 2015 to 1st quarter 2019 (in units) from Statistica, Tesla has had the following deliveries in the last 3 quarters: 63,000 Q1 19| 90,700 Q4 18 | 83,500 Q3 18 = 237,200 Tesla will begin charging ~$100/year for Premium Internet as of June 2018 […]


Maxwell Technologies Acquisition

This is a great video to watch: Maxwell Could Be Worth BILLIONS To Tesla The other companies do not have value for Maxwell. Tesla acquiring it without competition means that for other companies, this acquisition would have been a liability for the near-term or even long-term. It sets a precedence. Tesla might be too far […]


Tesla Robo-Taxi Audit

2 days ago, Inside EV’s released the article Is Leasing A Tesla Model 3 A $200,000 Mistake? This article comments on a video from the owner of Tesloop – Haydn Sonnad. Very few authorities hold a candle to Tesloop in this regard because Tesloop is a Tesla-centric taxi service having already operated many years and […]


The Tesla Battle Ground

In this corner, you have Elon Musk on Twitter, Tesla Stores, Massive Battery Installations, 42,000+ Employees, the Freemont Factory (tent and all), Gigafactory 1 in Nevada, Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo, Tesla’s Seat Factory, Model X & Owners, Model S & Owners, Model 3 & Owners, Additional Fan-base, some Billionaire Analysts, Self Driving Capabilities already deployed, […]


But how can we drive a Tesla with no steering wheel or pedals?

Brain dump. Tesla would likely provide in house developed control pad. Or you could use the Tesla app.


Hey Elon, can these cars self drive in the snow?

If not, can I be part of the team that solves that? And by “team that solves that”, I mean the blind camera, 5G from Starlink, In depth GPS paths within 1 mile. Radar as much as possible and assume caked up proxy sensors to at least decide when to stop. Also traction control stopping. […]


3 Mistakes Preventing Ice Vehicle Manufacturers from Catching Tesla

Have you ever played the game 52 pickup?  It takes much less time to make a mess than it does to clean it up.  I can’t begin to understand Tesla as a company from an accounting point of view, a legal point of view, or even engineering point of view. I do feel comfortable looking […]


Tesla Has Crazy Mobile Internet Platform Capabilities

This is just speculation as to what Tesla could do in the future.  The Model 3 comes equipped with an amazing LTE connection. So far the LTE connection has been used to get over the air updates, connect to music, make Google Maps work, but for what else can it be purposed? Well, anything really.  […]