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Main themes: This week we discuss the $1 billion investment that startup electric carmaker Lucid is getting from a Saudi Arabian investment fund and how many of the established European automakers are busily developing electric cars to compete with Tesla—including Audi’s all-new E-Tron.

 

Driven this week: 2019 Subaru Ascent

 

Audience questions:

  • If you own an electric car, how critical is it to install a Level 2 charger at your home?
  • Much more

 

Full episode details.

2019 Subaru Ascent; The Audi E-Tron EV

Talking Cars #169

Main themes: This week we discuss the $1 billion investment in startup electric carmaker Lucid and how many of the established European automakers are busily developing electric cars—including Audi’s all-new E-Tron— to compete with Tesla.

 

Driven this week: 2019 Subaru Ascent

 

Audience questions:

  • Does Consumer Reports buy a car even if its experts think they won’t like it?
  • Much more

 

Full episode details.