Ride the Lightning: Tesla Motors Unofficial Podcast

Ride the Lightning: The Tesla Unofficial Podcast is the world's longest-running weekly Tesla show, made for Tesla fans and owners by Tesla community veteran Ryan McCaffrey. Each week we'll discuss and analyze everything happening with the Cybertruck, Model 3, Model S, Model X, Model Y, Roadster, and more!


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h9m. Bisher sind 287 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 14 hours 12 minutes


Episode 285: Tesla: Where 5-Star Safety Is S3XY

The Model Y becomes the latest Tesla to ace its crash test in every category, a FUD-fueled attempt to drag Tesla’s reputation and stock price down comes up empty, more Tesla models finally get a heated steering wheel, and more! If you enjoy the...



Episode 284: Model Y Gets Unexpected Surprise + Expected 7-Seater

The Model Y gets more affordable in the form of a Standard Range version and finally gets its 7-seater option. Plus: Tesla annihilates its previous record for vehicle deliveries in a quarter -- and a year, a new nugget of info about the Tesla Semi’s...



Episode 283: Even More Model 3 and Model Y Changes

Made-in-China Model 3’s and Y’s get some new design tweaks, a few high-profile music services appear to be on the way soon, more cities are adding Teslas to their police fleets, my thoughts on the new in-car UI, and more! If you enjoy the podcast...



Episode 282: My 2021 Tesla Predictions

It’s time for my annual Tesla New Year’s predictions of what I think will happen with each Tesla vehicle in the coming year. Plus: good news for those of you interested in the Full Self-Driving software package but not so interested in the $10k...



Episode 281: A Hint of the Model S and X Refresh?

Could a planned shutdown of the Model S and X line in Fremont hint at the long-awaited refresh of Tesla’s two flagship cars? Plus: good news for those of you taking delivery on a new Tesla before the end of the year, England makes a pitch for a...


 2020-12-20  1h17m

Episode 280: Two More Cool New Features Coming Soon

Elon Musk discusses Tesla’s latest capital raise and more in an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Japan just became the latest country to set a ban on the sale of new ICE vehicles, Giga Shanghai shines again, and more! If you enjoy the podcast...


 2020-12-13  1h9m

Episode 279: Where Is the 7-Seat Model Y?

Elon Musk talks Tesla as he accepts an award in Germany. Plus: the Model Y gets closer to reality in China but the 7-seat Model Y is MIA in America, more evidence that 5G connections might show up in new Teslas soon, and much more in a crazy-busy news...


 2020-12-06  1h15m

Episode 278: Model S Gets Better...Again

The Model S improves its range across the board yet again, the Tesla Semi is aiming even higher for its final top-end range, the mystery of which future Tesla vehicle Giga Berlin will be building is resolved, and more! If you enjoy the podcast and...


 2020-11-29  1h14m

Episode 277: Tesla Joins the S&P 500

Tesla is finally added to the S&P 500 on the stock market, and the stock reacted to that very well. Plus: Elon Musk is hyped up about Tesla’s big holiday software update, the cheapest Model 3 appears to have gone away, and more! If you enjoy the...


 2020-11-22  1h18m

Episode 276: Tesla’s Supercharger Milestone

Tesla hits a big Supercharger milestone, Giga Shanghai continues to crush every goal thrown at them, a Model 3 joins the taxi fleet in New York City, and more! If you enjoy the podcast and would like to support my efforts, please check out my Patreon...


 2020-11-15  1h7m