Tesla continues their growth in Wisconsin with plans to open another Supercharger in the Green Bay area. However, they still aren’t able to sell vehicles within the state of Wisconsin. Continue reading Tesla continues its growth in Wisconsin
After a full year of driving, I review the total cost of the electricity used to propel me 33,334 miles. Continue reading The cost of driving a Tesla 85D after one year
Tesla has had a lot going on lately. A fatality while using Autopilot, an offer to purchase SolarCity, a Stock Offering and now an SEC Investigation. Here are some details on each item and my thoughts on all of them. Continue reading Tesla Autopilot, SolarCity and an SEC Investigation
I’m a member of the Wisconsin Tesla Owners group on Facebook. There are numerous groups for Tesla owners on Facebook including one for anyone in the world to join and discuss Tesla topics.
In late October some of us from the Wisconsin group gathered to celebrate the opening of the Sheboygan Super Charger and to take pictures of our favorite cars. Recently we did the same thing, meeting at Lambeau Field for picture taking, talking, and lunch.
Continue reading “A meeting between like-minded Tesla owners”
A “quick” review of the costs of driving a Tesla
I wanted to discuss a bit about the costs of driving and charging the Tesla. I’ve already discussed how much I enjoy driving it, but I didn’t buy it just because it’s fun and I love the technology. The idea was that it was also a good choice for the environment and I would (eventually) save money because I no longer needed to stop at gas stations and fuel up.
Continue reading “The cost of driving/charging a Tesla 85D”
In this post I talk about my driving experience and a couple features I really enjoy about my Tesla. Continue reading Tesla Model S – Driving Performance and Features
In my last post I described my experience ordering my Tesla Model S. In this post I wanted to talk a little about my driving experience with it.
After taking delivery, it wasn’t long before I was able to take a long drive from my home in Wisconsin to a destination in Illinois for work. Normally I dread the drive. My plan generally is to find a way to get from point A to point B in the least amount of time with the smallest number of stops. However, with the Tesla, I was looking forward to the trip!
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