This is the second segment of a three-part series in which our club President John, Club Vice President Kelvin Gee, Tesla Owners Club My Tesla Adventure President Eli Burton, and Ryan Levenson from The Kilowatts got to sit down with Elon Musk at Gigafactory Texas. In Part 2, we pick up where we left off, closing out much of our conversation about how Tesla survived in the early days and slowly transition into questions about Elon himself, learning more about what he loves, what he hates, and what drives him.
0:00 - The Smartcar Project & Diamler Partnership 7:30 - Roadster Development 11:30 - The DOE Loan & Why Tesla paid it back EARLY 15:25 - Tesla and Tax Credits 18:39 - The Fundamental Value of Tesla 22:14 - Why Autopilot is SO Important 25:23 - Value for Money vs Affordability 28:42 - Elon on Memes 32:28 - Elon on Easter Eggs 37:10 - Future Infotainment Development 39:18 - What it means to be a Founder 40:22 - Politics and the UAW 46:06 - Texas VS California 50:35 - Life, the Universe & Everything
Check out Part 1 - The Early Days of Tesla: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeeeEDSekG8 Subscribe for Part 3!
Produced by @The Kilowatts
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