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Tesla Model S Road Trip Goes Cross-Country For $0

January 28th, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro

Tesla Model S owner John Glenney and his daughter, Jill, became the first people to cross the country using the recently-completed Tesla Supercharger network. The trip took a week and 1,366 kWh of electricity to complete, but cost $0 thanks to the free Supercharger refills. It’s harrd not to be impressed


Tesla Supercharger Network Now Cover Coast-to-Coast Drive

January 27th, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro

Late last week, Elon Musk made a low-key but important announcement via twitter. Tesla has just completed the coast-to-coast Supercharger network needed to allow the Tesla Model S to make a cross-country drive. It’s the first network of its kind in the U.S., and an important step in Tesla’s planned dominance of the American automotive market


Tesla Model S Owners Go On Roadtrip To Disprove NYT Article

February 16th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

The Internet is all in a tizzy over John Broder’s recent New York Times article, where he runs out of juice in the Model S while on a road trip exploring the new Tesla Supercharger network. A group of Model S owners is setting out to prove that the journey is quite doable, given that proper procedures are followed...but they might be missing the larger point


Tesla Supercharger Locations On East Coast Announced

December 27th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Tesla Motors may charge a premium for its product, but Elon Musk’s electric car company is working to set itself apart from the competition in a lot of ways. The Tesla Supercharger network is just one of the many perks of Tesla ownership, and the electric car maker has announced two locations on the East Coast in the crowded Northeast corridor


Tesla Supercharger Network To Provide Free Solar Power To Model S Drivers

September 25th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Say what you will regarding Elon Musk’s electric car company Tesla Motors, but there is no denying that the man and his company have a flair for the dramatic. So it was in typically Tesla form that the new “supercharging” network was revealed last night to much fanfare and house music (I assume, as I wasn’t there). In a nutshell, the new Superchargers will provide clean, free, and fast charging for drivers of the Tesla Model S up and down the West Coast


Tesla Supercharger Teased, Will Be Unveiled Tonight

September 24th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

I have called Tesla’s plan to develop a proprietary supercharging system usable only by their cars a folly. Yet Elon Musk has his reasons for doing so, and tonight he will make the case for the Tesla “supercharger” system that he says will completely fill the 85 kWh battery pack in Tesla Model S in an hour



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