100 episodes

Quick Charge is a recap podcast bringing you the latest in Tesla news and the top green energy stories every Monday through Friday.

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Quick Charge is a recap podcast bringing you the latest in Tesla news and the top green energy stories every Monday through Friday.

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 23, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 23, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Tesla launches new virtual power plant that pays Powerwall owners to help end brownouts
    Tesla expands availability of new Texas-built Model Y and raises the price
    Toyota recalls all its bZ4X electric cars over wheels potentially falling off
    Mercedes-Benz’s ultra-efficient VISION EQXX electric car traveled 750 miles (1,200 km) on a single charge
    GM Cruise takes first fares for paid driverless taxi in San Francisco
    GM adds Plug and Charge to EVgo Ultium Charge 360, vehicles including Bolt



    https://youtu.be/ntX-COPvrjU



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    • 5 min
    Quick Charge Podcast: June 22, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 22, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Elon Musk considers Tesla ads to counter media bias
    Tesla Cybertruck design is ‘finally locked’ and gets an updated timeline
    Elon Musk’s Boring Company applies to dig tunnel under Tesla Gigafactory Texas
    Rivian will install a wind turbine to power new R1 electric vehicles’ first charge
    The $4,500 electric car tax credit bonus for union-made EVs is not on the table anymore
    Biden to propose gas tax suspension – a Band-Aid on an open wound



    https://youtu.be/0zv6NNasZ4U



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    • 4 min
    Quick Charge Podcast: June 21, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 21, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Tesla dominates the list of most American-made cars
    Tesla is tracking to have a working prototype humanoid robot by the end of September
    Elon Musk moves Tesla layoff target from 10% to 3% of employees
    Aptera wants to adopt Tesla’s charge connector for its solar electric car
    Kroger, the US’s largest supermarket chain, is adding more level 2 and 3 EV chargers



    https://youtu.be/WVSiW4u_rFw


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    Quick Charge Podcast: June 20, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 20, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Tesla’s chief designer is selling new interiors for Tesla cars through Unplugged Performance
    Tesla lays off head of LGBTQ+ and diversity lead amid Musk’s ‘woke mind virus’ concerns
    Tesla cars are banned from Chinese town over spying fear
    Tesla achieves production of 1,000 cars in a week at Gigafactory Berlin



    https://youtu.be/NQ14hQLSmd4



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    • 4 min
    Quick Charge Podcast: June 8, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 8, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai is going out of ‘closed loop’ with workers sleeping at the plant this week
    Tesla files to use a new radar and everyone is confused
    BYD says it is about to start supplying Tesla (TSLA) with battery cells
    Cadillac teases its next electric car, the Celestiq, with new pictures
    Fisker announces 50k Ocean reservations alongside new details and image of the PEAR



    https://youtu.be/YUwntHEZfzI



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    • 5 min
    Quick Charge Podcast: June 7, 2022

    Quick Charge Podcast: June 7, 2022

    Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players.


    New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as soon as they’re available.
    Stories we discuss in this episode (with links):

    Tesla Cybertruck with updated interior and windshield wiper goes on new outing
    Here’s what Tesla’s futuristic diner with drive-in theater and Supercharger could look like
    Fisker says Ocean still coming in 2022, cites Magna delivering ‘out of this world’ product
    Lucid Motors launches Lucid Financial Services with Bank of America for lease and loan financing
    Check out the first official Polestar 3 image and teaser video ahead of October debut



    https://youtu.be/gt6FY8Q91-U



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    • 4 min

Customer Reviews

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35 Ratings

35 Ratings

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This is the best 6 to 7 minutes you will get on the Internet daily! Mikey’s clear and concise information about electric vehicles is an invaluable insight into the evolving future of transportation and mobility!It’s the perfect blend of information and lighthearted humor! I thoroughly enjoy this podcast!

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Best EV, ebike, green energy daily podcast

Mikey does a great read of the days news in about 5 minutes per day. Usually Tesla steals the show but other stuff still gets covered

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Good round-robin of news. 3/4 of the information is Tesla related.

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