TEN Transport Evolved News Episode 446: Model 3 To Cybertruck, Archer Signs Up, Alpha Wolf Prototype

From Transport Evolved.

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This week, a new study shows that many Model 3 owners want to upgrade to a Cybertruck, Archer Aviation signs up with the Air Force, and the Alpha Wolf leaves CGI to become a functional prototype.

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Chapter Marks:

00:00 – Start
00:32 – Welcome!
00:38- Get a discount of 25% off Fully Charged LIve Canada in Vancouver with "TE25!"
01:11 – Chevrolet Blazer EV Goes On Sale, But Entry-Level Variant Killed
02:10 – Ford changes its EV targets after low July Sales, despite reopening Rouge with expanded F150 Lightning Production
03:08 – U.S. Federal Government begins handing out funds for big-rig infrastructure
04:08 – Lordstown Motor Bankruptcy proceedings on hold due to pre-existing court case
05:00 – Canadian ordering site for EV9 crashes as demand outstrips predictions
05:53 – New JD Power Study shows EV charging availability varies wildly across the U.S.
06:51 – Hyundai IONIQ 5, IONIQ6 and Kia EV6 set new sales records in July
07:50 – New survey suggests large number of Tesla Model 3 owners want a Cybertruck as their next vehicle
08:36 – Rivian makes the warranty period for its dual motor models less than the warranty for its quad motor vehicles.
09:28 – ARcher Aviation signs a new deal with the U.S. AirForce worth US$142 million
11:21 – Mazda kills the MX-30 in North America
11:36 – Volkswagen looks to work with Leapmotor to outsource technology for Jetta brand
11:52 – NHTSA investigating Tesla Model 3, Y for loss of steering
12:07 – Acura sets Monterey Car Week as debut for ZDX, ZDX Type S
12:25 – Nissan drops the price of the Ariya in the UK
12:40 – Tesla V Rivian case given the go-ahead to continue in court
12:59 – BMW Neue Klasse Concept will be unveiled on September 2
13:18 – Unplugged Performance announces Police retrofits for Tesla Model Y
13:35 – Order books for the Fuell Fllow open up
13:55 – Livewire Del Mar enters series production
14:12 – Zeekr 001 models roll off the production line for Europe
14:29 – Electric Bicycles come under scrutiny from Police in California
14:51 – Tesla facing class-action lawsuit over claimed range for its vehicles
15:08 – Formula E race car sets a new indoor speed record
15:26 – Chinese electric container ship gets floated
15:47 – Tesla deploys MAgic Dock in Texas
16:02 – Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV priced for the U.S.
16:19 – XPeng’s head of autonomous vehicles resigns, prompting share price drop
16:37 – Automobili Pininfarina showcases a new concept EV
16:57 – Jaguar makes US $2.9 Billion investment in a new EV platform
17:11 – Nio sets a new sales record in China thanks to the ES6
17:28 – Tesla marketing email makes it sound like offering FSD customers an upgrade path is an “Amnesty”
17:47 – Chinese-market ID.3 demand soars after price cuts last month
18:06 – new filings confirms Tesla Fremont retooling is underway
18:23 – Kia EV5 reveal set for Chengdu, China
18:40 – Elon Musk claims Tesla is now solving the last hurtle of FSD – Vehicle Control
18:57 – Subaru plans more models for 2028, says it will make a 3-row SUV with help from Toyota
19:13 – Tesla, other automakers, in talks with Exxon Mobil to source Lithium
19:31 – Austrian Postal Service in Salzburg to be all electric by next year
19:49 – UK government looks to be rolling back EV pledges, pushing for more oil production
21:48 – Alpha Wolf working prototype finally breaks cover.
22:53 – A team of security researchers completely PWN a Tesla
24:08 – Thanks, and Goodbye!