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Tesla Photos and Reports
by Carl Morrison
Carl@TeslaTouring.com

TeslaTouring.com/carl

September 3, 2021 - Tesla Model 3 Road Trip to Lake Tahoe: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. 1,400-Mile Emissions-Free Road Trip; Orange County, California, to Reno, Nevada, via Hwy. 395, and return via Hwy. 101 For Reno's 2021 Hot August Nights 5,000+-vehicle classic car show and Virginia & Truckee Railroad steam train ride. This is my 18th report on our 15-month-old 2020 Tesla 3 Standard Range Plus, rear wheel drive. In this report, I cover: 1. Introduction to this "Paul Clifford Memorial Hot August Nights Trip", 2. Driving a Tesla Model 3 fully-electric car about 500 miles following Hwy. 395 from Orange County, California, to Reno, Nevada, for Hot August Nights, 3. Visiting Virginia & Truckee Railroad for 2 rides from Virginia City to Gold Hill a 35-minute round trip- behind Steam Locomotive No. 29 - one ride in a passenger caboose and one ride in the steam locomotive's cab, 4. Tesla Model 3 trip from Sparks, Nevada, to Orange County, California, via I-80 and Hwy. 101, over 600 miles... Read More>>

August 1, 2021 - Tesla Model 3 Continues to Lead: Photos & Text by Carl Morrison. This is my Seventh report on our 13-month-old 2020 Tesla Model 3, Standard Range Plus, Rear-Wheel Drive, 19" wheels, Multicoat Red, and son, Matthew's purchase of a Model Y ordered May 11, 2021 posted at teslatouring.com/carl. In this report I cover: 1)How Much does it cost to Charge an Electric Vehicle, 2)Complete Tesla Guide for Model 3/Y, 3)Best Selling EVs 1st Quarter of 2020 to 1st Quarter of 2021, 4)What's The Best Electric Car? Tesla Dominates In The Ultimate Comparison, 5)How is the Tesla business model working?, 6)What is the predicted date for the end of the Oil Age, 7)Study: Car Buyers Are Opening Up To EVs, Tesla Most Trusted Brand, 8)Can Hybrids reach the Paris Agreement's Goal? If not, what can reach that goal?, 9)Tesla releases big, new software update with Disney+, Car Wash Mode, hotspot, 10)My Referral Number and more... Read More>>

July 15, 2021 - Tesla Model Y Purchase Experience using a Referral Code: 16th Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. 1)Buying a Tesla with a Referral Code, 2)Formula E street racing series' manufacturers making street prototypes using their track racing research, 3)Which Formula E manufacturers have street models?, 4)How much does it cost to charge your EV?, 5)Before you take delivery of a Tesla, or any Electric Vehicle, be prepared to charge at home, 6)Are Electric Cars Worse For The Environment?, 7)Afterlife of EV Batteries, 8)Are Electric Cars Really Better for the Environment?, 9)How Miserable Is A Tesla Road Trip?, 10)This Rookie Mistake Almost Left [them] Stranded, 11)Hypermiling is the sport of squeezing a gallon of gas until it screams, 12) How many miles can I drive after my electric vehicle says zero miles left?, 13)Non-Tesla Charging Challenges, 14)My Referral Number... Read More>>

Mar 28, 2021 - Tesla Model 3 Safety, Satisfaction, Comparisons, and Aptera Never Charge electric auto-cycle update.: Photos & Text by Carl Morrison. Tesla Vehicle Safety Report Q4 2020, Why Teslas are the Safest car on the roads?, The Most Satisfying Car by owners of 27 Brands - Tesla Model 3, Top 20 Global EV sales in 2020, Differences in A Winter Tesla Road Trip compared to the same drive in summer, Model S and X changes for 2021, For Mustang Mach-E compared to the Tesla 3 and Y, Tesla Auto Insurance, Charging stations to be an added amenity in new Multifamily buildings, and much more... Read More>>

February 1, 2021 - Tesla Model 3 - Over-the-Air Updates, Acoustic Tires, and Aptera - The Most Efficient Electric Vehicle: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Report 13 including OTA Software Updates 2020.48.26,48.30 & 48.35.5, Driving Experience notes on "car keys" and Tesla Tires, Jay Leno on Why Tesla vehicles are successful, Every New Electric Vehicle Model for Sale in the US, Aptera - The world's most efficient soalr EV, and more... Read More>>

Dec 15, 2020 - Tesla Model 3 Owning, Photographing, and Road Trip Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Report 12 including Photographing, 5-Star Safety Rating Meaning, Model 3 2021 changes, Outside Speaker, Future of Gas Stations?, Plug-in-Hybrid Cars for Sale, Formula E, EVs not less polluting debunked, Tesla heated seats for back pain... Read More>>

Nov 15, 2020 - Tesla Model 3 Owning and Road Trip Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Report 11 including "Refresh" items on the Model 3 in Oct 2020, Every New Electric Vehicle Model for Sale in the US, Tesla Model 3 crushes Dodge Charger in 1-year review of cost of operation as police car, Concept drawing of the $25,000 Model 2, and much more... Read More>>

September 30, 2020 - Tesla Model 3 Owning and Road Trip Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Report 9 including first Tesla 3 Police Car, Tesla Club of OC, Solvang, Packing Model 3 For Road Trip, 10 Reasons To Buy An EV, Software Update, Model 3 60K mile Operating Costs, Battery Degredations Stats, Tesla Semi Truck, Size Comparison of Model 3 to S and Y to X... Read More>>

September 10-13, 2020 - Tesla 3 - 1,000+ mile Road Trip Orange County to Lake Tahoe via Hwy. 395, and return via I-5 : Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Driving a Tesla Model 3 fully-electric car 500+ miles following Hwy 395 from Orange County to Homewood, CA on... Read More>>

Sep 5, 2020 - Tesla 3 Owning Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Naming your Tesla, A plan to install electric truck charging stations up and down the West Coast, Pikes Peak run in a Model 3 in 2020, AM Radio absence in newer cars - work around, Tesla, or any EV, Advantages, Why is Tesla 3's screen in the center?, Solar Roof by Tesla with Power Walls, and much more... Read More>>

August 15, 2020 - Tesla 3 Voice Commands, Model S Racing, Tesla 3 in Pikes Peak Hill Climb Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. including: Voice Commands, Over Air Software Updates, Teslascope User Data Site, Inside First-Ever Tesla Race Car... Read More>>

August 5, 2020 - Tesla 3 Rebates, Clubs, and Formula-E Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. includes: Clean Air Rebate Program, Owners' Club, Phantom Drain, Clean Air Vehicle Decals, Model 3 or Model Y, Best Selling EV, kWh defined, Formula E, Tesla Mobile Service, OC & LA Tesla Club Outings... Read More>>

July 26, 2020 - Tesla 3 Energy Management Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. includes: MPG Equiv, Energy usage at home, Depreciation, Rear view cameras, Crumple Zone, Dual vs Single Motor Compare, Over the air updates, Safer than human, Tesla App... Read More>>

June 19, 2020 - Tesla 3 New Owner Experience: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. The first few weeks of ownership of our Red 2020 RWD Standard Range Plus 19-inch sport wheels Tesla 3, I researched... Read More>>

June 9, 2020 - Tesla 3 Delivery Experience, Buena Park, California: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. This report will explain the Delivery Experience of that Tesla Model 3 during the 3rd month of isolation of COVID-19. I had completed all paperwork that I could and the next step, Tesla Insurance, could only be... Read More>>

June 21, 2020 - Some "Bare Bones" information about the Tesla 3: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. One of the first things I did after ordering our Tesla 3 was to download the Owner's Manual. It is a .pdf file or 220 printed pages. I downloaded it to my travel laptop for on the road use. You can also ask Tesla-related... Read More>>

May 17, 2020 - Purchasing Experience of a Tesla 3: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Steve Grande was the first Tesla owner I've known. Some time in 2015 he asked if I'd like to test drive his new 2015 Tesla Model S P85D in downtown Fullerton, California after a Train Travel Meetup that he sponsors. Later that year... Read More>>

Aug 7-10, 2019 - "Hot August Nights": Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. For this approx 1000 mile Placentia CA to Reno NV round trip to the 6,000+ classic car show, we took my 1956 Chevrolet with the Tesla Model X. Since this is a classic car show, I registered the... Read More>>

September 8, 2018 - National Drive Electric Week Event, Los Alamitos, California: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Registered were 7 Tesla Model S, 6 Tesla Model 3, 4 Tesla Model X, 4 Tesla Roadster, 5 Nissan Leaf (2011-2017), 4 Chevrolet Bolt, 2 Volkswagen e-Golf, 2 BMW i3 Rex and other fully electric... Read More>>

September 15, 2018 - National Drive Electric Week - Diamond Bar: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. Registered were 12 Tesla Model 3, 11 Chevrolet Bolt, 11 Nissan Leaf, 2 Tesla Model S, 2 Tesla Model X, 1 Tesla Roadster, 4 Chevrolet Volt, 3 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid, 1 BMW i3 REx, 3 Kia Soul EV and many other fully electric and hybrid cars... Read More>>

August 8-11, 2018 - Tesla Model X Road Trip with TravelScoot assistance vehicle: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Anaheim Hills, California, to Reno, Nevada, for "Hot August Nights" classic car show. On this year's trip from Anaheim, California to Reno, Nevada (488 miles one way) for the... Read More>>

September 9, 2017 - Diamond Bar National Drive Electric Week Event: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Expected Plug-In Vehicles: 2 Tesla Model S, 1 Tesla Model X, 10 Nissan Leaf, 8 Fiat 500e... Read More>>

August 9-12, 2017 - Tesla Model X Road Trip to "Hot August Nights" classic car show: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison. From Anaheim Hills, California, to Reno, Nevada. We left Anaheim Hills about 5:30 a.m. with our first stop at the Rancho Cucamonga... Read More>>

Dec 02, 2016 - Pedego E-Bike Experience Center Meetup: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Pedego® Electric Bikes, the fastest growing electric bicycle company in the United States, manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and... Read More>>

Sep 17, 2016 - National Drive Electric Week Long Beach, California: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Some of Congresswoman Janice Hahn's comments (44th District, California): Good afternoon, Long Beach! This event is one of more than 200 events happening around the country to celebrate National Drive Electric Week. I am one of 2 Members of Congress who drives an EV. I have a Nissan Leaf that I love. It is fun to drive... Read More>>

May 21, 2016 - Armed Forces Day at the Battleship Iowa: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Organized by the OC Tesla Club, arrangements had been made for us to park at the bow of the Battleship Iowa. As members began to arrive I photographed several of them and their vehicles at the bow of the ship... Read More>>

May 14, 2016 - Wine and Wheels: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison A "Wine and Wheels" Lunch and Drive in Temecula Wine Country, California. Organized by the Tesla clubs of both Los Angeles and San Diego... Read More>>

April 2, 2016 - Formula E ePRIX in Long Beach, California: Report & Photos by Carl Morrison Formula E is a ground-breaking FIA single-seater championship and the world's first fully-electric racing series... Read More>>

March 28, 2016 - 2016 Tesla Model X P90D Photos by Carl Morrison Photos of new 2016 Tesla Model X P90D taken by Carl Morrison of TeslaTouring.com/carl, TrainWeb.org/carl and MoKnowsPhotos.com... Read More>>


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