My Car Quest

January 27, 2020

Another Tesla Driver’s Family Sues The Company

It's about time Elon Musk was called onto Congress' carpet for this fatal flaw. by Wallace Wyss - As much as I like the Tesla, I have to reckon with the fact that it has a fatal flaw. Every once in a while one of their cars kills its driver … [Read more...]

New Product: Tesla Cybertruck

At last the wooden doorstop inspires a car company…. by Wallace Wyss - Tesla CEO Elon Musk prides himself on being ahead of the curve. I think he’s not the first to announce an electric pickup truck (Rivian showed one last year at the LA … [Read more...]

A Warning About Self-Driving Cars

Tesla's Autopilot may have a Blind Spot that can kill you…. by Wallace Wyss - When I first saw the headline referring to a Tesla hitting a semi tractor-trailer, I thought “Oh, that’s old news—didn’t that happen like three years ago?” … [Read more...]

Tesla Strikes Again With A New Roadster

Elon Musk's new Tesla "Roadster" may leave most supercars in the dust. by Wallace Wyss - No, not strike against Tesla's plant, it's Elon Musk striking at all gasoline cars, with a new electric powered proposal, presented at a press … [Read more...]

Open Letter To Tesla CEO, Elon Musk

by Wallace Wyss - Hey Elon Musk, I welcome the news that you will be unveiling your electric tractor-trailer truck this September. But I wanted to call your attention to some serious work that’s been done in truck aerodynamics, work that I … [Read more...]

1966 GM Electrovair II Electric Car – GM Could Have Been The World Leader In Electric Car Technology

by Mike In 1966 General Motors experimented with an electric car based on the 1966 Corvair called the Electrovair II. It was powered by a silver zinc battery pack located in the front and the rear producing 532 volts. Silver zinc was … [Read more...]