From Transport Evolved.
You’ve just purchased your first electric car – congratulations! But how do you get to know your vehicle better to progress from noob to seasoned pro?
Follow this advice and you’ll be there in no time!
00:00 – Introduction
01:20 – Basic Assumptions
01:44 – Get help from us!
02:42 – You have an EV. Now What?
03:28 – The first drive home
03:54 – Familiarize yourself with the gear selector
04:54 – Starting and stopping
05:35 – Charge port doors
06:48 – Famliarize yourself with route-planning apps and software
07:50 – Find your emergency charging equipment
08:19 – Learn the charging timer and pre-conditioning functions
09:55 – Range testing
12:59 – Understand the impact of weather on range
13:44 – Find out where the 12 volt battery is – and how to reach it!
15:22 – Starting your car if the remote battery is dead
16:08 – Figure out the tire equipment on board
16:55 – Thanks and Goodbye!
Buy one of our Halloween T-Shirts: https://www.redbubble.com/shop/ap/153008127
Script: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Presenters: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Editor, Colorist: Michael Horton
Art and Animation: Erin Carlie
Producer: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
© Transport Evolved LLC, 2023
Join this channel to get access to perks:
This video was made possible thanks to the kind donations of our supporters on Patreon and Ko-fi. Join them in supporting us.
Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/transportevolved
Buy the team a coffee — or a meal!
Donate using bitcoin: BC1QRZRGCCXUKPDZ2DZ9KX9JYJXMZDYHYGFZ0MN4WH
Support us by buying some merch at https://www.redbubble.com/people/TransportEVd/shop
Follow our ‘second’ channel – Transport Evolved Take Two, at https://www.youtube.com/transportevolvedtake2
Join our Discord server at https://discord.gg/U3tnkGNfCA
Follow the show on Mastodon: https://mastodon.transportevolved.com/
Follow the show on PeerTube: firstname.lastname@example.org
Use the TE Aptera referral code – i.refs.cc/zz56EbIi – but watch our explainer video FIRST: https://youtu.be/mwzwEssgqNI
Sign up for EnergySage at https://www.energysage.com/p/transportevolve