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Car Stories Podcast and remarks from EV & Motorcycle Record Holder Carl Reese

When Carl Reese set out to claim his place in automotive history, he did not choose the normal breed of German super sedan or coupe that Alex Roy and Ed Bolian had opted for. He bought a Tesla. In addition… 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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