First Drive

So, owning and driving a Tesla, or any EV is pretty much like driving the gasoline-powered cars you are used to, with a couple of exceptions related to driving and re-fueling (charging), which I will cover here. Before you Drive So, yes, you can get into your Tesla and happily drive without reading this, but …

Charging At Home

Charging at home is central to your ownership experience--it will be your primary method of charging your car, starting each day with a full tank is one of the perks of EV ownership. Find an Electrician The first thing to do is find a good electrician--ideally you want someone who is licensed and has experience …

Roadtrip!

Roadtrips can be one the best parts of EV ownership, but, to be honest, the first couple of trips might seem a little daunting, so this post will explore how to plan a successful trip.  There is no substitute for "doing", so I would suggest you get a couple of short trips under your belt …

FAQs

If you have a suggestion for an addition to the FAQs, please leave it in the comments. Charging Why did the green light around the charging port turn off?  Is the car still charging? Its normal behavior.  Once you lock you car and walk away, the light turns off, presumably to avoid unnecessary attention.  By …