Why The 2022 Volkswagen ID.4. 1st Is Your Sensible Uncle In Disguise 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Volkswagen AG’s answer to the transition toward electric vehicles has been to develop several platforms on which to base various electric vehicles from across its various brands. For mainstream models, the Volkswagen MEB platform has taken a key position front and center, underpinning the Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback, Skoda Enyaq and Cupra…

Charging Stations: Concept Versus Reality 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. With more electric cars coming onto the road, we’re seeing more electric car charging stations than ever before. Last week, we covered some of the challenges associated with getting electric vehicle charging stations deployed in an equitable and fair manner across all parts of major cities — and how right now, that’s…

TEN 342 – Tesla Model S Plaid, Keystone XL Cancelled, F-150 Lightning Hits 100K Reservations 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. The Timings 00:00 – Introduction 00:30 – Welcome 00:35 – Tribute 00:55 – Sponsor Message 01:06 – Tesla begins Model S Plaid Deliveries 02:05 – Jaguar iPace gets some upgrades to charging, in-car tech for 2022 model year 03:02 – Cruise Automotive gets permission for full automotive operation in California 03:52 –…

The Good (And Bad) Bits Of Owning A Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. As you might now, we now have three regular contributing presenters on the channel – Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield, Kate Walton-Elliott, and Winter Tashlin (plus occasional videos from the lovely Erin Carlie!) You’ve already met Winter, and his 2017 Chevrolet Bolt (which you can watch a video about here: https://youtu.be/fqA0s_b8GH8). But today, we’re going…

Why You Should Be Watching The Rimac Nevera 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. *Please note: this is a re-edit of a previous version of this video that had audio-sync issues* If you’ve been following the electric vehicle world for a while, you’ll probably have heard of Rimac – the Croatian electric supercar company. Earlier this week, it revealed its production version of the C_Two –…

Staff Car Update: Why Winter Is Asking Chevrolet For a Bolt EV Buyback 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Buy Pride-Themed TE merchandise, and support The Trevor Project! https://www.redbubble.com/people/TransportEVd/explore?asc=u Last year, following a series of fires involving the Chevrolet Bolt EV, General Motors issued a recall campaign that was designed to ensure customers’ cars were safe and able to be used while a more permanent solution to the fires was found.…

Ford’s Grand Plan for Electric Vehicles Is Here 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. When Ford unveiled its F150 Lightning last week, there were plenty of questions asked about what Ford’s true intentions were regarding production volume, economies of scale, and parts supply – as well as actual vehicle pricing. This week, we got the answer to the pricing questions via an invite-only media event —…

Who goes from an EV to an ICE car? 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. 20% of EV owners go back to fossil fuel vehicles – so said a recently published study. But is that really what the study said? We asked the researchers and dive into the details and find out what the study did – and did not say. 00:10 What the press said about…

TEN 339 – F150 Lightning, VW To Ditch Hydrogen? Sustainable Tyres for BMW 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/transportevolved Buy the team a coffee — or a meal! https://ko-fi.com/transportevolved Donate using bitcoin BC 1QRZRGCCXUKPDZ2DZ9KX9JYJXMZDYHYGFZ0MN4WH Follow our ‘second’ channel – Transport Evolved Take Two, at https://www.youtube.com/transportevolvedtake2 Check out our ‘TE Shorts’ channel at – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCvnxYvHjCg_Vw-dOFnzpTQ/featured Follow the show on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/TransportEvolve Join our Discord Channel: https://discord.gg/9WAjfQn Visit…

Is the Name “Autopilot” Misleading? 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Tesla’s adaptive cruise control and lane centering system, Autopilot, is very good at what it does. But there are good arguments for and against the use of the term "Autopilot" for the system. Winter takes a look at what Tesla Autopilot is and isn’t capable of, how that compares to other technology…

What’s up with Kandi? 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. In August 2020, Kandi promised it world be bringing affordable, comfortable EVs with 100+ mile ranges to the US market. For just $100 you could put down a deposit on what looked to be a great entry level EV. 9 months on, and the cars are still nowhere to be found, and…

*Sponsored* After One Month, Here’s What Life With Solar Power Is Like! 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. *Please note: This video is sponsored by Energy Sage. The following link below is an affiliate link, and Transport Evolved will benefit financially from any referrals followed through from this link.* To try the service yourself and find qualified, bonded, and licensed solar panel professionals in your area, head to https://www.energysage.com/p/transportevolved/ Just…

BREAKING: It’s Official! The Ford F150 Electric Will Be Called The Ford F150 Lighting! #Shorts 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. For years, Ford’s F150 Lightning was a high-performance gasoline version of its F150 truck. But now it’s back – as Ford’s first all-electric F150. And It’s going to be the most capable, most powerful F150 Ever. ——————————— #short​ Script: Winter Tashlin Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield Produced: Transport Evolved This video was made possible…

TEN 337 – Chevy Bolt Fire, Energica 15-minute Charging, Kia EV6 Order Books Open 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/transportevolved Buy the team a coffee — or a meal! https://ko-fi.com/transportevolved Donate using bitcoin BC 1QRZRGCCXUKPDZ2DZ9KX9JYJXMZDYHYGFZ0MN4WH Follow our ‘second’ channel – Transport Evolved Take Two, at https://www.youtube.com/transportevolvedtake2 Follow the show on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/TransportEvolve Join our Discord Channel: https://discord.gg/9WAjfQn Visit our new swag store at : https://www.redbubble.com/people/TransportEVd/ Follow Nikki’s…

Why Tesla’s Sub 2-Second Sprint Time Isn’t Sub 2-Second #Short 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. A lot of publicity has gone to Tesla for its incredibly quick Tesla Model S Plaid – which has a claimed sprint time of less than 2-seconds. But as @Engineering Explained pointed out in a recent video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7yigpPSu_o) That’s not actually true. ——————————— #short​ Script: Winter Tashlin Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield Produced: Transport…

Volkswagen ID.4 1st Edition Is The First Production EV To Complete The NORRA Rally #Short 0 (0)

From Transport Evolved. Off-load race series are tough on cars — no matter what they’re powered by. But a lightly modified Volkswagen ID.4 1st edition – similar to the car we’re driving this week on review – has just successfully completed the NORRA Mexican 1,000 Off-Road Race. ——————————— #short Script: Winter Tashlin Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield…