26 Oct '11, 5pm

Tesla arrogant? - - "a breeding ground for tech geeks that believe they can change the world, and I hope they can."

Tesla arrogant? - - "a breeding ground for tech geeks that believe they can change the world, and I hope they can."

Plugs and batteries: Is Tesla arrogant, or just that much ahead of the EV game? Musk can even teach the master a less on or two No one can accuse Tesla’s Musk of a small ego Last week Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gave kudos to GM for building the Chevy Volt because it helped legitimize plug-in vehicles in the mainstream auto industry. However, he also stated that the Volt wasn’t “particularly inspiring.” Similarly, regarding the Chevy Spark EV, Musk claimed GM “probably should have aimed higher.” Now Musk is slamming SAE International’s J1772 standard for plug-in vehicle charging. While Tesla thinks the J1772 is an ugly designed device, his real problem seems to be about power. Because Tesla is already preparing to roll out plug-in electric cars with up to 300 miles of range, as the rest of the industry sits below 100 miles, the J1772 device just isn’t up to the task. Consequentl...

Full article: http://www.hybridcarblog.com/plugs-and-batteries-is-tesla...

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