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Nick, our Tesla, just back from being serviced

Our Tesla Model S Ownership Experience

I think it’s time for another update on what it has been like to own our Tesla Model S. We bought ours in 2014. And I’ve written periodic updates. Driving Experience I must say that driving the Tesla is still a thrilling experience. The car handles flawlessly. We just have the regular Model S, without […]

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Our EVs: Nissan Leaf, Tesla

Driving Experience: EVs vs Gas Powered Cars

I’ve grown accustomed to the massive amount of torque of the EV’s electric motor, which which makes the car accelerate exceptionally smoothly! No matter what your speed, no matter how steep the hill, if you need to accelerate, there is no hesitation at all, just beautiful, smooth, perfectly controlled acceleration.

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2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Service Nailed It

This was first class service. This level of personal attention was completely over the top! Not only did Tesla read my satisfaction survey, the company went out of its way to make sure I was more than satisfied with my service experience. I’m just very, very impressed! Tesla totally rocks! Gotta love this company! Totally love this car!

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Nick at the Vacaville Tesla Super Charger

Tesla Road Trip: Vacaville Supercharger

We took our first road trip in Nick—driving to Martinez for a bit of business1. We then decided to head up to Vacaville for lunch. We wanted to visit the Vacaville supercharger station. We really didn’t need to charge, but the whole idea was to try it out. This was our first supercharger experience. It’s free. It’s blazing fast. […]

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Tesla Continues to Impress Me

Today I unexpectedly heard back from Tesla, thanking me for taking the time to provide them with information about my Tesla service experience, addressing some of my specific concerns, and also thanking me for my thoughts and ideas about how Tesla can improve their customer service experience generally.

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