When I first got my Model 3, I really did not know how range and charging would work, and I am a Tesla fanatic. I know 10x as much about Tesla and their cars as your normal Joe. People constantly tell me I should be a Tesla salesman, yet, I could not speak to or …
Ever thought about using an Electric Car to do rideshare? I have done it and can tell you first hand what is involved.
Do you know your rideshare driiving efficiency?. You might guess. You might think you know, and with this new law (and others like it), you will be required to know.
Only the strong (read fittest for environment) will survive. Rideshare Evolutions is no different.
Sounds too good to be true, right? Nobody would provide free EV charging, that would be ridiculous. That would be like if they just gave away gas! Inconceivable! Read on.
Driving an electric vehicle (EV) in Colorado is not only using renewables, it is being supported and encouraged for Rideshare drivers by the local utility company Xcel.
Elon Musk gets uptown funked! Watch this great parody (from 2017) of Elon that mimics the original “UPTOWN FUNK” by Mark Ronson, featuring Bruno Mars. It’s a hoot and true tribute to Elon’s accomplishments, from SpaceX to Tesla and Boring. Get down! It’ll launch you up! Laughing!
There are three key elements to the future of rideshare as an industry and for owner/operators: Electric, Fleets, RoboTaxi.
All current rideshare platforms will fail because their RoboTaxi software cannot scale, and that is the future. That does not mean there won’t be RoboTaxis
If you drive Rideshare, you are a contractor. Get over it. You work when you want. You work for other companies. when you want and who you want. You know what the payment agreement is before you start. You decide who does or does not get into your personal car. You deduct all your expenses …
Let me let you in on a secret. Cars that can drive themselves, autonomous vehicles (AVs), have existed for about 10 years or so. An autonomous vehicle used commercially becomes a robotaxi. It’s an automated Uber, if you will. AV robotaxis are on the road right now, in multiple cities. This is a fact, but …
Rideshare driver earnings, contractor/employee tax status, the societal impact of Transportation as a Service (TaaS)… the ‘conversations’ are far from over.