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A weekly podcast tracking the transition from fossil fuel transportation to electric and the surrounding clean ecosystems. Hosted by Electrek’s Frederic Lambert and Seth Weintraub.

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A weekly podcast tracking the transition from fossil fuel transportation to electric and the surrounding clean ecosystems. Hosted by Electrek’s Frederic Lambert and Seth Weintraub.

    Tesla layoffs, all-in on Robotaxi, shareholders vote, and more

    Tesla layoffs, all-in on Robotaxi, shareholders vote, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss Tesla's massive round of layoffs, Elon Musk putting Tesla all-in on Robotaxi, important shareholders vote, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




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    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla leaks new Model 3 Performance ‘Ludicrous’ details



    Tesla reveals big update with new UI, auto shift, Audible, new Spotify, and more



    Tesla recalls Cybertruck due to defective accelerator, confirms about 4,000 deliveries



    Tesla lays off ‘more than 10%’ of its global workforce



    Tesla Semi has been pushed ‘well beyond expectations’ by a new customer



    Tesla puts ‘$25,000 electric car’ codenamed NV9 on back burner despite what Elon Musk said



    Elon Musk is putting Tesla all-in on Robotaxi



    Tesla launches website to convince shareholders to vote for Elon’s $55 billion payday



    Tesla’s biggest retail shareholder is voting against Elon Musk’s $55 billion package



    You can power your home for 21 days with a Chevy Silverado EV and GM’s new bidirectional charger



    Lucid’s longest-range Air Grand Touring gets faster charging, 516 miles range at a lower price



    Lotus opens Eletre Hyper SUV orders in North America, shares pricing and delivery timelines



    GMC’s 2024 Sierra EV Denali Edition 1 is finally here – with a 440-mile range



    Maserati launches new tri-motor GranCabrio Folgore convertible that goes 0-100 km/h in 2.8 sec




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fbJ4o_Yj70E

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Tesla Robotaxi unveiling, Cybertruck battery pack, new Mustang Mach-E, and more

    Tesla Robotaxi unveiling, Cybertruck battery pack, new Mustang Mach-E, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss the announced Tesla Robotaxi unveiling, Cybertruck battery pack teardown, new and updated Mustang Mach-E, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    This week, we are doing the show a bit early, at 12 p.m. ET due to travels.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




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    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla is unveiling its new ‘robotaxi’ on August 8



    Tesla launches new Long Range rear-wheel-drive Model Y in Europe



    Tesla Cybertruck to get a 20% charge speed increase



    Tesla Cybertruck teardown shows battery pack is ‘half empty’ and we are confused



    Tesla unveils new Sport Seats to absorb Model S Plaid’s insane power



    Tesla releases more details on Powerwall 3, confirms cheaper stack coming



    Tesla opens wallet and settles Autopilot death lawsuit as it was getting interesting



    Mercedes updates 2025 EQS sedan with better range, new grille, and a standing star emblem



    Ford unveils new 2024 Mustang Mach-E with more range, quicker acceleration, and faster charging



    Ford trims F-150 Lightning price by up to $5,500 in latest effort to boost EV demand



    Meet the new Alfa Romeo Milano, the sporty Italian SUV goes electric as brand’s first EV




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://youtube.com/live/YiPeHhq42-Q

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Tesla Q1 results, Model 3 Ludicrous, Silverado EV RST electric pickup, and more

    Tesla Q1 results, Model 3 Ludicrous, Silverado EV RST electric pickup, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss Tesla's Q1 delivery and production results, the upcoming Model 3 Ludicrous, the Silverado EV RST electric pickup, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    This week, we are doing the show a bit early, at 12 p.m. ET due to travels.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




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    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla (TSLA) releases Q1 2024 deliveries: disastrous results



    Tesla (TSLA) turns to deep discounts as inventory piles up



    It certainly looks like Tesla is about to unveil the Model 3 Ludicrous



    Tesla brings back Full Self-Driving transfer as incentive despite Musk’s ‘one-time offer’



    Elon Musk’s xAI poaches another engineer from Tesla in a clear conflict of interest



    Chevy just revealed the Silverado EV First-Edition RST specs and it’s got 440 miles of range



    Leaked images tease BYD’s first electric pickup, coming to global markets this year



    CATL launches new EV battery with close to a 1 million mile, 15-year lifespan



    Toyota’s EV sales continue lagging in the US as Hyundai and Kia plow ahead



    Rivian’s (RIVN) deliveries remain flat in Q1 as EV maker prepares for plant shutdown



    Ford takes second in US EV market after sales climb 86% as lower prices take effect



    Ford delays electric three-row SUV with new EV pickup arriving in 2026




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fY6KdmjhjGU

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Tesla tries to make FSD mainstream, Polestar 4, Fisker is done, and more

    Tesla tries to make FSD mainstream, Polestar 4, Fisker is done, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss Tesla trying to make FSD mainstream, Polestar 4's US launch, Fisker being on its last leg, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    This week, we are doing the show a bit early, at 12 p.m. ET due to travels.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




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    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla (TSLA) delivery estimates are all over the place



    Elon Musk mandates Tesla to install and demo Full Self-Driving Beta for every new delivery



    Tesla is ‘no longer compute constrained’, running out of excuses for self-driving



    Tesla starts using ‘Supervised Full Self-Driving’ language



    Tesla Cybertruck ramp is impressive, but it comes at a cost



    GM in talks with CATL to license cheaper LFP EV battery tech and joint North American plant



    Polestar 4 electric SUV unveiled in the US as Tesla Model Y rival, prices start at $56,300



    Ford Explorer EV launches with more range and refinement



    Ford drastically cuts workforce at F-150 Lightning EV plant amid ‘much slower’ demand



    Fisker slashes MSRPs of Ocean trims by tens of thousands as it fights to stay in business




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aZLr6YI7I4

    • 53 min
    Tesla slows production, Audi Q6 e-tron, GM Ultium turns a corner, and more

    Tesla slows production, Audi Q6 e-tron, GM Ultium turns a corner, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss Tesla slowing down production, Audi Q6 e-tron unveiling, GM Ultium turning a corner, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




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    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla (TSLA) stock drops on report it is reducing EV output at Giga Shanghai



    Tesla produces enough battery cells for 1,000 Cybertrucks a week



    Tesla Cybertruck resale market loses all momentum



    Tesla Cybertruck is wireless inductive charging-ready



    Tesla Roadster won’t really be a car, says Elon Musk



    First non-Tesla branded V4 Superchargers are being deployed



    Rivian gains access to Tesla’s Supercharger network, free adapter coming



    Audi unveils Q6 e-tron: a new standard for next-gen premium EVs



    Ford plans affordable small electric pickup and SUV, starting around $25,000



    GM believes ‘production hell’ is behind it with plans to build 20X more Ultium EVs in 2024



    Fisker (FSR) stock falls after failing to make an interest payment, pauses EV production



    Aptera CEOs discuss IPO plans, solar EV production, 3-wheel variants, and a possible 4-wheel model




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgLri8CIiHI

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Tesla delivery estimates drop, NACS extension cable, Fisker bankruptcy?, and more

    Tesla delivery estimates drop, NACS extension cable, Fisker bankruptcy?, and more

    On the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy. In this week’s episode, we discuss Tesla’s delivery estimates dropping, a NACS extension cable, a possible Fisker bankruptcy, and more.











    The show is live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel.



    As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like this one, on the site with an embedded link to the live stream. Head to the YouTube channel to get your questions and comments in.



    After the show ends at around 5 p.m. ET, the video will be archived on YouTube and the audio on all your favorite podcast apps:




    Apple Podcasts



    Spotify



    Overcast



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    Castro



    RSS




    We now have a Patreon if you want to help us avoid more ads and invest more in our content. We have some awesome gifts for our Patreons and more coming.



    Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast:




    Tesla (TSLA) delivery estimates are plunging as growth story dissipates



    Tesla goes after Cybertruck owners selling their electric pickup trucks for profit



    Tesla starts offering early Cybertruck delivery for long-term TSLA shareholders



    Tesla wants to hire someone to eliminate need for its EVs to get service



    Tesla is working on NACS extension cable to fix Supercharging issues with different port locations



    Another fatal Tesla crash on Autopilot goes to trial, but with new evidence this time



    India opens the doors to Tesla with new scheme to wave EV import duties



    Incoming 2025 Polestar 3 gains additional variants and now starts at a lower price



    Volkswagen announces production start date for its most affordable $20K ID.1 EV



    Fisker has reportedly hired bankruptcy consultants [Updated, Fisker responds]



    Waymo starts fully autonomous rides in LA tomorrow; Austin later this year



    Span smart panel expands homebuilder/utility footprint with additional form factors




    Here’s the live stream for today’s episode starting at 4:00 p.m. ET (or the video after 5 p.m. ET):




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuXuWC9DIoo

    • 1 hr 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
417 Ratings

417 Ratings

JBH MD ,

Good content but significant technical glitches

Downloads on Apple days late, sometimes wrong episodes, surprising from a Mac affiliated company

Pdxer2011 ,

Balanced

This weekly covers a range of EV issues with a substantial covers of Tesla. I especially appreciate their takes on Elon maneuvers and industry information. Fresh every week. Keep up the good work.

DragosM ,

Tesla haters

Used to be my to go EV show, now I cannot stand them as all they do they criticize the only successful American electric car company!

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