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Empty cars to enter Cannonball 2018

By Carl Reese In the near future the coast to coast record will be set by a completely empty cars.  Thats right.  You heard correct, no pilot, no passengers.   Let’s catch up for just a moment.   Saturday Tesla… Continue Reading →

Tesla may make it difficult to break the Autonomous EV Record.

December 10th 2015 New constraints are coming soon to Tesla’s Autopilot feature.   A post to Telsa Owners forum this evening show leaked images of Version 7.1 software for Tesla vehicles.  Images clearly show limitations will be placed on autopilot; directly effecting… Continue Reading →

First Coast to Coast on Electric Motorcycle

Carl Reese TDA Contributor In 2013 Terry Hershner became the the first man to drive coast to coast on an electric motorcycle. He rode a 2012 Zero S ZF9 electric motorcycle. Terry studied Electrical and Mechanical Engineering at North Carolina State University.  This knowledge… Continue Reading →

First EV Trancontinental Drive

Oliver Fritchle and his electric car. On his 2,150 mile trip in 1908. Roads were very rough in those days. Oliver is the first known electric car endurance driver. Thank you Lanny Hartman for the photo and info!

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