How Long Do Tesla Software Updates Take?

Tesla blog screenshot covering the new V11 software update

Most people are aware that one of the more unique features on Tesla cars is their ability to offer so-called “Over the Air” (OTA) updates. The replacement of the internal combustion engine with a battery-centered electric system has given rise to vehicles that are dominated more by their digital and electronic infrastructure than they are … Read more

Why Electric Cars Have Low Top Speed (Are All EVs Low Speed?!) – New Video

YouTube thumbnail showing me talking and the text What Are EV Makers Hiding

Electric cars offer everything, right? Eco-friendly credentials, awesome acceleration, and high top speeds. Wait, back up – that’s wrong. EVs historically have much lower top speeds than gasoline cars, but why is this? Are all EVs low speed, or only some of them? We explore these questions, and more, in this video. The video timestamps … Read more

VW ID Towing Guide: Everything You Need to Know

A VW Volkswagen ID.4 Electric SUV parked at a charging station

As the Volkswagen ID range of electric vehicles finally starts to grow and with more vehicles on the horizon, questions have already started erupting online about the towing capabilities of these vehicles. Curiosity has especially peaked with the 2021 release of the hotly anticipated Volkswagen ID.4 crossover electric SUV. So what can these new VW … Read more

Tesla Enhanced Autopilot & Full Self-Driving: Cost & Upgrade Guide

Someone driving a new Tesla Model 3 on autopilot

There was a lot of buzz over the last couple of years since early 2019 about Tesla’s major upgrade to its Autopilot driver assistance technology, which itself was first introduced back in 2014-2015. Since their release, they have been held up as remarkable examples of humanity’s continuing progress towards making a fully self-driving car. But … Read more