Category Archives: Cars

Cal Worthington

If you need a better car…go see cal. For the best deals by far…go see cal. go see cal, go see cal, go see cal. It is a sad day. Cal Worthington has passed. Here is a nice article in … Continue reading

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Electric camping?

Just wanted to see what it’s like to pull the trailer with the leaf.

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Google Car

Google has been working on self driving cars for a while, and they are now letting them out in the public roads. Here is one of the users who is a man who is going blind and he gets to … Continue reading

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Tesla Stock

I bought shares of Tesla after the IPO, and accrued a little over 2000 shares. Cost was about $25/share average cost over 3-4 purchases. I cashed out about 1/3 at $62 and then this week I cashed out almost 2/3 … Continue reading

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Amazing how big is 2″

Sunday we moved the motor home out to get it plugged in. It was a tight fit to get it in, and pulling out was just as difficult. We ended up just removing part of the fence that we were … Continue reading

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Model S gets rave review from Consumer Reports

Another rave review from a car review. This time it was the independent Consumer Reports. Motortrend, Car and Driver, and others have given the Tesla car of the year awards and every reviewer comes back blown away at what this … Continue reading

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Oregon

Elon Maggie and I drove to Oregon to get some batteries for the Porsche. Elon and Maggie stayed in Medford with Jodi and Chris, and I continued to Portland with some Benjamin’s to get the batteries. It was a fun … Continue reading

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Bronco is Sold

It was a sad day on Sunday when I sold my 1968 Ford Bronco. I’ve had this Bronco since 1992, and I made a lot of modifications to it. Sad to see it go, but it went to a good … Continue reading

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Museum tour with EV clubs

I met up with the Tesla club, Leaf club and DIYelectriccar clubs today at the California auto museum in sacramento. It was a lot of fun looking at the Tesla’s and other leafs. Elon and Maggie joined later for lunch … Continue reading

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Selling battery chargers

I’ve got some spare battery chargers from my Porsche from before the lithium upgrade. I’m going to sell them to other DIY electric car guys who want to do a lead acid pack.

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Car Museum

Maggie and I visited the auto museum in Sacramento and it was very interesting. They had a display of flop cars like the Edsel and also a big display of cars from 1968 (great year). They also surprisingly had a … Continue reading

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Leaf club

We had a leaf club meeting at the tesla supercharger in Folsom. Afterward everyone ate at the local Mexican restaurant. Pretty cool seeing all the leafs together.

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