Batteries Included

Join your fellow EV enthusiasts to talk about the biggest stories each week, as well as the cars we’ve been driving, and the chargers we’ve been testing.

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Friday Mar 15, 2024

➤ Update on last weekend's cross country, 4-electric-pickup, "race"
➤ Inside the deal that allowed Ford to adopt the Tesla charge connector and gain Supercharger access
➤ Record-setting Porsche Taycan Turbo GT (and GT with Weissach package) unleashed.
➤ Porsche Macan EV reservation "overwhelm" the automaker
➤ Rivian R2 receives 68,000 pre-orders in initial 24 hours after review
➤ Audi Q4 e-tron gets refreshed and features more power and range
➤ Kyle rejoins us from the Tesla Cybertruck after connection issues, gives us a short tour and discussion
➤ Fisker stock takes a huge hit after rumors of it talking with bankruptcy consultants
➤ Viewer has news of CHAdeMO-to-CCS adaptor, which kicks off short discussion around NACS-to-CCS adaptor testing Tom is doing
➤ Chevrolet Blazer EV back on sale, and at a reduced price
➤ Hyundai Ioniq 5 N will have a price starting at $67,475
➤ Volkswagen reveals (for Europe) ID. 3 GTX and ID. 7 Tourer GTX

Wednesday Mar 13, 2024

Finding more battery bargains for our listeners.

Saturday Mar 09, 2024

Tom and Kyle race identical Ford F-150 Lightning pickup trucks 1,000 miles –from New Jersey to Florida – with one truck limited to using Tesla Superchargers, and the other using only CCS chargers, which turned out to be exclusively Electrify America stations.

Friday Mar 08, 2024

Tune in at 9:30 AM Eastern to watch the show live!

Tuesday Mar 05, 2024

If you're looking for your own Battery Bargain, drop us a line at and tell us your usage and budget, and we'll see about featuring your case on an upcoming episode.

Saturday Mar 02, 2024

00:00:00 Intro
00:02:24 EV News Daily Weekly Reporting Roundup
00:07:06 Ford EV owners gain access to the Tesla Supercharger network
00:45:01 Tom drive Polestar 3 on a lake in the Arctic Circle
01:05:30 Kyle drives the 2024 Volkswagen ID. 4
01:21:09 Efficiency comparison between Kia EV9 RWD and AWD
01:24:54 EVIQO EVIPOWER 48-AMP EV Smart Charger review

Tuesday Feb 27, 2024

Finding more battery bargains for our listeners.

Friday Feb 23, 2024

Tune in at 9:30 AM Eastern to catch the show live!

Wednesday Feb 21, 2024

Finding more EV battery bargains for our listeners.


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