Mel Herbert, Tom Wolfson and Robert Rosenbloom talk about the cars, the batteries, the superchargers, the rumours, the stock price, anything and everything Tesla.
info_outline Ep 135 - 12 Years! 11/29/2018
Ep 135 - 12 Years! Mel, Tom and Robert get together to discuss all things Tesla. Superchargers, rival EVs, Model 3 iPhone connectivity issues, BFR's and Mars...Is Elon the most important person alive today? Perhaps, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson. He certainly is doing a lot for the planet. Confronted with the White House Climate Report, the guys ponder how much more needs to be done.
info_outline Ep 128 - Short This! 11/01/2018
Ep 128 - Short This! Mel brings us an interview with Barry Cinnamon of The Energy Show. Mel, Tom and Robert talk about version 9 of the software, the earnings call. Tesla is PROFITABLE - can it stay that way? Mel is enraged by the idea of opening up Tesla superchargers to other electric car manufacturers! The plan is to go back to twice a month with our full shows, for the Talking Tesla Patreon Patrons.
info_outline Ep 127 - SEC Smackdown 10/02/2018
Ep 127 - SEC Smackdown Talking Tesla Nation! Another episode is here. Just for a change, Mel rants about superchargers. Tom discusses his recent trip to Oregon. They discuss Autopilot and V 9.0. They talk Model 3 safety, and the 7 degree rise in temperature. Also Q3 sales and delivery. There is some Space X discussion and of course the news about ELON and the SEC drops.
info_outline Ep 126 - Supercharge This! 09/04/2018
Ep 126 - Supercharge This! Amid Mel's rants about charging the guys manage to get into a lot of juicy topics this episode. Lots of Tesla and Elon discussions and plenty of solar and gigafactory chats. Also they get into some hyperloop, SpaceX, Tesla SEMI, Tesla pick-up-truck and autonomous driving commentary.
info_outline TWEENER - Elon's Privates 08/15/2018
TWEENER - Elon's Privates Talking Tesla Tweener! This is our second “Tweener”. Usually we would send out an interview or tell a Tesla story - but not this month. There has been SO much happening it the Tesla universe, that all three of the guys got together to discuss the news. There is discussion of the Tesla earnings call, and of course Elon’s recent tweet and blog post. Tesla going private?
info_outline Ep 125 - Cease and Desist 08/01/2018
Ep 125 - Cease and Desist The guys begin this episode by calling out a certain podcast that has appeared with an awkwardly similar name! Robert tells the details of his recent car accident. Luckily, he was driving his Model S! The guys discuss. How long will it take to fix his S? How much will it cost? Mel talks about his recent Model X tyre replacement situation and his monthly Model S lease. They also catch up on the news of the past month for all things Tesla, Space X, Model 3 and more.
info_outline Ep 124 - The Return With No S 06/23/2018
Ep 124 - The Return With No S Talking Tesla is BACK! And the guys are excited! This first episode of Season 3 the guys hit on some of the bigger news that when down while they were off the air, but mainly they focus on the recent Tesla "Earnings" Call.
info_outline Ep 123 - Over And Out 01/31/2018
Ep 123 - Over And Out The Talking Tesla team are going on hiatus. After two and a half years of bringing all of the news and stories of EV land to the Tesla nation, it is time for the team to take a well deserved break. We will be back soon to crush Tom's ICE car, and you will hear from us for upcoming events before too long. Thank you for all of your support. Email us at email@example.com
info_outline Ep 122 - Model 3: Users Interfacing 01/23/2018
Ep 122 - Model 3: Users Interfacing Tom and Robert bring you this weeks Talking Tesla news! This week's show focuses on the Model 3 user interface. They walk us through the Model 3 screen interface and explain the centre screen in detail. They have also just returned from the Los Angeles Tesla Owners Club event and they have much to report, including this week's Tesla, Autonomous driving and Space X news.
info_outline Ep 121 - 2018: A Space X Odyssey 01/17/2018
Ep 121 - 2018: A Space X Odyssey Mel joins the guys for a quick conversation this week. Then much discussion ensues about the dubious rumors in articles this week about the fate of a top-secret spacecraft, known as Zuma. The guys talk about truckers and the future of automation- after reading a NY Times article about the "Death Of The American Trucker". They talk about solar in California, and the economics of public utilities. Plus all of the usual Tesla, and Supercharger news and updates.
info_outline Ep 118 - For A Good Time Call Elon! 12/27/2017
Ep 118 - For A Good Time Call Elon! Happy Holidays to everyone! Lots of fun to report this week. Tom and Robert return from their big adventure up to Vandenberg for the Space X Falcon 9 launch with stories to tell. Elon Musk accidentally tweeted out his personal phone number! Lots of Supercharger goodness this week, and plenty of listener letters. Robert interviews the first Non-tesla-employee-or-person-with-tesla-connections to receive their Model 3! Also Mel gives us a little update about what has been going on in his world.
info_outline Ep 117 - Space Out With Robert And Tom 12/19/2017
Ep 117 - Space Out With Robert And Tom Robert and Tom talk Model 3 Deliveries, including the delivery of Model 3s to non-Tesla employees! Big news for EV's in China this week, apparently by the end of 2017, Shenzhen's entire fleet of 16,000 buses will have shifted to electric. Also another big week of Supercharger announcements, and Robert and Tom invite you to come meet up with them at the Vandenberg SpaceX Launch!
info_outline Ep 116 - Model 2 Out Of 3 Ain't Bad 12/13/2017
Ep 116 - Model 2 Out Of 3 Ain't Bad Both Tom and Mel have configured their Model 3s! Alas, Robert is still awaiting his email. This week Tom and Robert bring you all of the tesla news, including some exciting Boring Company plans. News about VW, the US Postal service, and London Black Cabs. Also Tesla Semi receives another large order of 50 electric trucks from Sysco and some investors in exchange traded funds are taking another look at the long term future of energy companies focused on fossil fuels.
info_outline Ep 115 - Much Ado About Batteries 12/06/2017
Ep 115 - Much Ado About Batteries Tom and Robert bring the Tesla news to Tesla nation this week. Lots of focus on batteries, with switching on of South Australia's new Tesla lithium battery, the Hornsdale Power Reserve. In other exciting news, the reported total orders of the Tesla Semi trucks including WalMart, Loblaws, Ryder & J.B Hunt is up to around 200! The guys cover the ePrix, Elon's Roadster in space, the supercharger update, and the wonderful letters from our listeners.
info_outline Ep 114 - Manual Leakage 11/28/2017
Ep 114 - Manual Leakage Mel is back in the studio this week! He and Tom talk the Model 3. This week the Model 3 Owners Manual was leaked in full, and Tesla has also now opened up Model 3 orders to regular reservation holders to configure! Exciting times. They also speculate about the Tesla Semi and its cost, batteries and more. Robert reports from NYC about this week's Supercharger updates.
info_outline Ep 112 - Reveal This 11/14/2017
Ep 112 - Reveal This Tom and Robert are in the studio and they are gearing up for the big Tesla Semi Truck event later this week. In the mean time they bring us all of this week's EV, Tesla, Solar, Space X, and supercharger news. Mel chimes in about charging infrastructure, and the ideal EV range. Join us this Thursday for our livestream commentary (we'll shoot out a link via twitter and the show notes) of the Tesla Semi Truck event.