ELECTRIC VEHICLES & My Tesla Model 3 Review

I FINALLY bought my first Electric Vehicle (EV) and it happens to be a Tesla Model 3! So, let’s look at EV cars in general and see if this Tesla thing is any good.
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By: Mehdi Sadaghdar
0:00 Look What I Bought!
0:53 Why to by an Electric Vehicle
3:36 Why I bought a Tesla Model 3
5:54 Testing Tesla’s Collision Avoidance
6:48 Test Drive the Tesla and Self-Driving
10:19 Regenerative Braking and Travel Range
13:25 Price of Gas Compared to Electricity
14:33 Charging an Electric Vehicle
16:34 Final Thoughts on Tesla’s Properties

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  • Electric cars are all the rage especially Tesla. I live in San Jose, CA. There is a Tesla dealer just three blocks from my house! Tesla owners are everywhere here. I mean it. I can go out now and find a Tesla driver within 5 minutes. Not kidding! They are all over the place here. I am all for EV's It's the future. But consider this. Charging an EV still consumes a hideous amount of power. And power plants require fossil fuels to produce electricity to charge your EV. Right? 32 Amps max to charge a Tesla is power intensive. This is like running, for example, your oven and air conditioner at the same time. Yes, the power company may give you a break on electrical cost(and incentives), but producing the actual electricity to charge consumes huge resources. My opinion, Tesla owners are either brand junkies, wealthy, want a cool car, or just plain ignorant. Not ElectroBoom of course( you stand out of the crowd). EV car salesmen are very keen. Ask all the questions before buying(a Tesla). Ask them if they are willing to throw in some solar panels on the deal. Solar in combination with EV's are the solution.

    SuntacticsSuntacticsPrije sat
  • 9:34 my anxiety levels!

    Eren NovaEren NovaPrije 4 sati
  • Why?

    AxeMastersINCAxeMastersINCPrije 4 sati
  • Please build a PLL Tesla coil , pleaaase.

    Adriano FlorencioAdriano FlorencioPrije 6 sati
  • Saving $1200 annually means your investment will pay itself off over ...... never. You should have kept the old Toyota.

    Grant AdamsonGrant AdamsonPrije 6 sati
  • I'll never complain my suzuki display processor again. I thought tesla had top notch.

    namelessonenamelessonePrije 7 sati
  • You are the best youtuber

    2f channel2f channelPrije 9 sati
  • You are the best youtuber

    Err orErr orPrije 9 sati
  • Rather no greenhouse gases but make people In Chile die of thirst because their water is stolen for the lithium in the battery, makes sense 🤓

    Marcel PMarcel PPrije 9 sati
  • 2:44 Cool! he got new white board.

    oiuet souiuoiuet souiuPrije 11 sati
  • Sir i want to use 4 [TEC 12715] peltier module from one Power supply each peltier module requires 12V 15A so which smps is suitable for sufficient power for all 4 pelter modules?

    Lokesh VishwakarmaLokesh VishwakarmaPrije 12 sati
  • I loved the 10mm socket gag.

    Landon HarrisLandon HarrisPrije 12 sati
  • Your Tesla has 100 times less parts to fail than a gas car. That is one huge reason why the future is electric.

    Will SWill SPrije 12 sati
    • Why not electric car charges battery when u drive, just like my bike battery

      oiuet souiuoiuet souiuPrije 11 sati
  • Why have better processor when you can have no kids at all :D

    Alisson SilvaAlisson SilvaPrije 14 sati
  • I.C.E dont use fuel while engine braking. and pretty sure evs still need brake pads haha.

    loneskullkidloneskullkidPrije 15 sati
  • This convinced me that the old, electronics-free purely mechanical cars were best. You could still tinker on them yourself too.

    bromiso valumbromiso valumPrije 15 sati
  • What? no break pads? O.o duuuude... i mean...okay that makes sense but, man that would feel creepy.

    The other DaveThe other DavePrije 17 sati
  • Good video as always. These electric cars are rubbish. Way too much computer intervention.

    GearHeadBorisGearHeadBorisPrije 19 sati
  • تو ایرانی هستی یا نه yes ea no

    امیرمحمد شاهرخیامیرمحمد شاهرخیPrije 19 sati
  • سلام

    امیرمحمد شاهرخیامیرمحمد شاهرخیPrije 19 sati
  • Expensive electric car 😭 can't afford by so many of them 😒

    1st Name1st NamePrije 19 sati
  • It´s like VR for your car - fascinating technology and without doubt right way to go for safety, but what about tech service after the time when you are "on your own"? I heard a lot of scary tales (you have to repair the car yourself, they won´t change anyhting/are not able to,...).

    Miroslav ZímaMiroslav ZímaPrije 20 sati
  • Give it 2 months and it will probably be on fire

    ItzJosheyyItzJosheyyPrije 21 sat
  • Australia has a fuel tax. Now they are talking about a tax on electric cars regos so the government does not loose funds from the loss of fuel tax…. PS we pay like 27cents AUD kW/h.

    Chris KayChris KayPrije 23 sati
  • مبارکه چرخش برات بچرخه. تخم گذاشتی زیر چرخاش؟

    SINA PTSINA PTPrije dan
  • Tis man deserves more subscribers

    Eugene James U. MartinezEugene James U. MartinezPrije dan
  • i dont understand why everyone keeps saying ev is the future , think about it if all cars on the road are replaced with ev , the amount of battries with ruin the environment . personally i think its just a stepping stome till fuelcell becomes more common or some alternate fuel comes along.

    Nirap SinghNirap SinghPrije dan
  • Why not electric car charges battery when u drive, just like my bike battery

    Ankit KumarAnkit KumarPrije dan
  • Toyota is planning on releasing its first Solid State battery EV some time this year, which they claim to have double the energy density of current Lion ev batteries, and can be charged from 0 to 100% in about 10 min, with other companies to follow soon. So right now is the time to get a a new electric car.

    Overview EffectOverview EffectPrije dan
  • That median wall raised my heart rate a bit.

    Conor FieldsConor FieldsPrije dan
  • Sir just wanna ask if its bad that when you insert an electrical cord plug in an outlet produces a spark with sound?

    Ray RomanRay RomanPrije dan
  • ElectroBoom...by chance u live in Ottawa? lol if not I have seen your double you.

    Shawn DuttiShawn DuttiPrije dan
  • Hey Mehdi, congrats on the car!! There’s a person claiming he can juice a mango using magnetic field! Please debunk his video because people seeming to believe his bull@#% experiment 😂😂

    Razan NadhirahRazan NadhirahPrije dan
  • "Gas" pedal...

    No NameNo NamePrije dan
  • Actually, the trees and plants that feed the planet NEED carbon dioxide to, ah...feed the planet. Carbon Dioxide as a "pollutant" is a communist lie. "Carbon footprints" are a lie. Put carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, so plants can LIVE and FEED THE PLANET. Perhaps you could demonstrate how carbon dioxide somehow traps infrared radiation and refuses to radiate it back into space, as any molecule that absorbs a photon will re-radiate that photon in a random direction, carbon dioxide molecules included? And for which there is no exception? Smart guy of science? Or we just gonna just "mouthpiece for the commie green movement" ? Just asking honest questions based on actual science. I mean...this is the place for that, right?

    letmepicyou onlyletmepicyou onlyPrije dan
  • Would you ever do a "magnetic river" demonstration, ala Eric Laithwaite?

    letmepicyou onlyletmepicyou onlyPrije dan
  • Laughing through the whole thing, Mahdi. You're absolutely one of a kind.

    Sajj TaghizadehSajj TaghizadehPrije dan
  • "It's almost never used unless you are driving away from the cop..... or competing rival thugs." 10/10.

    dcoog anmldcoog anmlPrije dan
  • Sir next video on aurduno UNO

    Yosi MagnaYosi MagnaPrije dan
  • Did you read this, my friend? interestingengineering.com/tesla-sells-an-intentionally-shoddy-model-3-in-canada?Facebook&Article&Apr11 Apparently you have to spend the 5,000CDN "incentive" to bring the model back to standard

    Paul HaworthPaul HaworthPrije dan
  • Now from whiteboard to tesla as a whiteboard! I'm more inspired and proud to be an electrical engineer from the Philippines, so innovative!!!! LOVE YOUR VIDEOS SINCE COLLEGE!!

    Nognog TVNognog TVPrije dan
    • His subscribers already beaten bobby duke arts, congratulations!

      dcoog anmldcoog anmlPrije dan
  • تو ایرانی هستی چرا پس زیرنویس فارسی نمیزاری؟؟😐

    Amir hossein MardaniAmir hossein MardaniPrije dan
  • Cant you controll your Tesla from a mobile app or something?

    SomebigfatmanSomebigfatmanPrije dan
  • Nuclear power is the future imao

    Kaz BlackwoodKaz BlackwoodPrije dan
  • 5:14 " whenever I go zoom, she goes slap!" Hahahaha😂

    SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
  • 7:32 " I have to press the gas pedal " wait a min ....

    OMGitsFARIS 67OMGitsFARIS 67Prije dan
  • 1:23 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 I come here for this 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

    Jawad AhmadJawad AhmadPrije dan
  • Every time you say "electric vehicle" I hear "electric bagel"

    Kettujäbämiesukkeli ukkoKettujäbämiesukkeli ukkoPrije dan
  • Hmmm... So Mehdi bought a very powerfull powerbank and a DC motor. It just happened to come with a car as a gift. Nice One! 😏

    Luís RodriguesLuís RodriguesPrije dan
  • 0:47 IMAGE OF BADLY PUT TOGETHER BRUSHELESS MOTOR AND IMAGE OF A COUPLE OF BATTERIES IN A BOX

    1998guys_animations1998guys_animationsPrije dan
  • I GOT A TESLA *monke noises*

    1998guys_animations1998guys_animationsPrije dan
  • plz disassemble the anker nano 20w charger that's being advertised.. Must be a reason why it's only coming out now than before.

    s ns nPrije dan
  • When i was much younger i wanted to put 4 dynamo's on a car to use it to charge batteries and also power an electric motor. It's a very crude method of what Elon did. The difference between us is that he put his shit on paper and got the money to build and experiment while i was told i was silly and forgot about it. What i take away from this: Even if it's silly put your idea's on paper and attempt everything. 99 failed tests will result in 1 successful test resulting in BILLIONS OF MONEIES!

    Mr TrendizzleMr TrendizzlePrije dan
  • But I have question isn't electric vehicle also not that good for the environment? Because for electricity we need coal and we need to burn it. Coal is limited. I know that it doesnt fart co2 gas etc but i dont think that it is the best.

    Aron Eungwoo KlöppingAron Eungwoo KlöppingPrije dan
    • It's still a lot better than gas cars. And most governments are moving to make their energy renewable so coal won't be used anymore. Yeah, it's not the best but it's the best option besides a bicycle or public transport.

      Robinnn.Robinnn.Prije dan
  • i car that drains energy when standing still doesnt seem helpfull to the enviorment

    nathan whitenathan whitePrije dan
    • @Robinnn. no not talking about that watch hrclubs.info/get/video/iYZlmdefjpur2Lo its by a tesla fanboy but he explains that the batterij drains when idle and this cost more enrgy en money then you mihht expect. Watch it its funny. I dont drive a car or own one for sake of argument im dutch and only use bikes.

      nathan whitenathan whitePrije dan
    • If you're talking about when it's at a red light then a regular gas car still keeps the engine running which is much worse than the small amount of energy the electric car uses

      Robinnn.Robinnn.Prije dan
  • His subscribers already beaten bobby duke arts, congratulations!

    Ahmad FakhriizzAhmad FakhriizzPrije dan
  • mehdi has the biggest knife to cut the crap

    Kelum AbhayawickramaKelum AbhayawickramaPrije 2 dana
  • Does this car have a **FULL BRIDGE RECTIFIER** ?

    Kevin LunaKevin LunaPrije 2 dana
    • Alot i gues.

      SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
  • I think the best is the future with hydrogen cars, because they have the same production costs as a classic car and when burned it produces only water (steam) and electric cars have one major problem, batteries. There are many cases of self-ignition or explosion of the battery, then sr such a fire can easily be extinguished for a week and the batteries still have a great burden on nature during disposal.

    MoxxieMoxxiePrije 2 dana
  • as much as i like your videos PLEASE NEVER HOLD SMTH WHILE DRIVING like wtf?

    Hugostar GamesHugostar GamesPrije 2 dana
  • Are you sure the slow display is due to poor Internet connection?

    BumpkinBumpkinPrije 2 dana
  • Why compare against the worst case of gasoline consumption, not the best, or average?

    BumpkinBumpkinPrije 2 dana
  • electroboom you can use a toy motor as a speaker try it , you can make a video about it

    Vishweshwaraiah PooviahVishweshwaraiah PooviahPrije 2 dana
  • Make a seat heater on it hehehehe its gonna explode soon

    who are u bruehwho are u bruehPrije 2 dana
  • i have a matrix! 240k miles and climbing. rough but still rolls.

    Matt CMatt CPrije 2 dana
  • Please rectify this video hrclubs.info/get/video/XaJhpquXaqrZldQ

    James LoweryJames LoweryPrije 2 dana
    • ? What yo rectify ther. He used a battery to power a dc motor. The turning magnets induced a voltage in yo the wire and heated it up, so he could cut

      SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
  • 1:28 matrix ate him

    BRYSON KNIGHTBRYSON KNIGHTPrije 2 dana
  • 16:11 Just imagine guys... the city will fall

    P455w0rd's 16P455w0rd's 16Prije 2 dana
  • I'd get one too ,except that barely anyone has a garage around here.

    rageagainstthebathrageagainstthebathPrije 2 dana
  • noticed that other tesla at 7:22 ?

    dad look it's the good kushdad look it's the good kushPrije 2 dana
    • This mans bought a Tesla Whiteboard

      ceerw butyceerw butyPrije 2 dana
  • >regenerative braking oh you mean like ENGINE BRAKING?

    Doderio LarkissoDoderio LarkissoPrije 2 dana
    • authority have spoken: I was looking for one, now I'm gonna buy one 100% sure.

      ceerw butyceerw butyPrije 2 dana
  • 3:35 Fill in the blanks Much cheaper for you to ______

    16_DEBJYOTI SAHA_120216_DEBJYOTI SAHA_1202Prije 2 dana
  • Is this guy still alive?

    Giorgi ShubladzeGiorgi ShubladzePrije 2 dana
  • Try making some concrete blocks out of cardboard as realistically as possible.

    fire surferfire surferPrije 2 dana
  • Greetings from Argentina, Mehdi make a video about the Canadian John Hutchinson experiments, you have a lot of material there haha. Keep it up, your didactic goes off scale, I still have to learn electronics, it's hard to know where to start without getting lost. Success! Fernando

    nopochoclosnopochoclosPrije 2 dana
  • 10mm impact socket 🤤

    AG. SpiceAG. SpicePrije 2 dana
  • get a 400 volt capacitor and charge it. Then go to the person you hate and say "Wanna play tag" then touch them with the metal things on the capacitor (:

    Syntax ErrorSyntax ErrorPrije 2 dana
  • Omg I'm completely died after watching the end.. I've to subscribe now

    George ShoniaGeorge ShoniaPrije 2 dana
  • Ok I hate him now

    štěpán formánekštěpán formánekPrije 2 dana
    • Why?

      SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
  • Imagine if you miss a payment on TESLA and it drives itself back to the dealership. 🤣🤣🤣

    aditya sharmaaditya sharmaPrije 2 dana
    • 😂

      SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
  • Just realized that you ordered white interior! Here is my like! Kudos to your for that

    George ShoniaGeorge ShoniaPrije 2 dana
  • The reason why it requires you to step on the gas and touch the steering wheel is probably not a technology limit. It's probably to manage legal liability. Because you are still maintaining control over the vehicle, you are liable if the car gets in an accident. If the car drove completely on its own, then the manufacturer could be liable. This is the same reason why cars with automatic parking still require you to hit the gas and break manually.

    Dave DablaveDave DablavePrije 2 dana
  • Damn, congratulation, Why Your accent is reminds one of the GTA characters? Hahah pleas continue sharing your journey with your tesla

    George ShoniaGeorge ShoniaPrije 2 dana
  • authority have spoken: I was looking for one, now I'm gonna buy one 100% sure.

    donciakdonciakPrije 2 dana
  • This mans bought a Tesla Whiteboard

    Yeet SoulsYeet SoulsPrije 2 dana
  • Did anyone else find the hand-clapping annoying.

    HansDelbruck53HansDelbruck53Prije 2 dana
  • Dont car battery polute a lot when you throw them away?

    EeyoreEeyorePrije 2 dana
  • Hi Mehdi how do we make DC to DC converter

    Yosi MagnaYosi MagnaPrije 2 dana
  • Self driving technology right now doesn't make much sense for me, unless you have a city full of self driving cars it's not that effective nor safe to use along human operated vehicules. Or maybe its just my poor ass that can't see myself paying the "cheapest" and then the insurrance of such an expensive car in my country (probably would pay more monthly for the inssurance than the car). Now, if the self driving tech is used to help or improve human reaction times and prevent irresponsible or distracted drivers from mesing with other people day, then that's where I see its value. For now I'll stay with my gasoline car but I'm really looking at hybrids (fully electric cars are still too espensive in my country, like really prohibitively expensive)

    Carlos FragosoCarlos FragosoPrije 2 dana
  • You probably shouldn’t touch any outlets, especially high voltage ones while they have electricity running through them.

    Adam HillierAdam HillierPrije 2 dana
  • Whenever you go up a hill in a tesla, make sure to drink something at the top so the extra weight gives you more regenerative breaking. And always pee at the bottom of the hill.

    Electricity tasterElectricity tasterPrije 3 dana
  • Medi make a spot welder 😀

    Shaji AravindakshanShaji AravindakshanPrije 3 dana
  • Hey!... cows burping and farting balances what grass and weeds consumes in See - Oh - Too!!!

    /\ /\D4J4R/\ /\D4J4RPrije 3 dana
  • What wrong with you muscle cars are awesome!!!!!!!!!!

    Kevin CovertKevin CovertPrije 3 dana
    • Kinda agree, but they also have high co2 emissions. Id like to drive them for fun, but for trips or driving to work, its just not worth it, in my opinion

      SchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoSchlechtesterGtaSpieler DekoPrije dan
    • 0:38 He want to say that if he need powerful brushless motor or battery for his project then he can take it out from it.

      ceerw butyceerw butyPrije 3 dana
  • molten salt breeder reactors and carbon capture can have a closed loop for liquid fuel, making dye-methyle ether out of carbon and hydrogen in the air. with a high temp reactor(550~700+ depending on salt and vessel materials) direct thermal use for chemical reactions saves wasted energy of making electricity in the first place IE, fuck batteries.. electric cars have been playthings for the afluent for over 100 years.. they are ridiculous as preformance vechicles but a bad macro move.. whos dealing with the dead cells once you get close to 30 or 40% EV's, the subsidys should not be doctrine..

    Samuel ForsythSamuel ForsythPrije 3 dana
    • 1:55 M O O O

      ceerw butyceerw butyPrije 3 dana
  • FSD beta is way better then FSD now on tesla cars hopefully new updates are coming out soon

    princeofexcessprinceofexcessPrije 3 dana
  • Just an fyi electronic cars are the past. They were invented a long time ago I think there were invented around world war 2

    drago lightdrago lightPrije 3 dana
  • The down side to reducing charge current is in preconditioning. When your car warms up while on your home charger, it is doing so without exceeding the set current limit. In my experience this means that most of your preconditioning is done using the battery. Maybe that’s not a big deal to some people but in winter months it can drain a fair percentage of your battery rite at the beginning of the day. I do agree with your point about loading the grid though. This needs to be considered but can be managed by setting your charge time late at night (at least until EV’s become very popular). Also a charge rate of 32 amps at 240 volts is still a trickle charge when you consider that it’s being divided over about 3,000 cells. That’s only about 2.5 wats per cell. Only about 700mA across each cell. That’s a really slow charge for the 5 amp-hour cells in a model 3. Glad to see you bought a model 3! It’s a great car. I drive the same model 3 SR+.

    Gus MartinGus MartinPrije 3 dana
  • Almost like the RCS of cardboard boxes is smaller than something that's an empty cardboard box.

    Ian GoodeIan GoodePrije 3 dana
  • What no sparks and explosions when Mehdi plugged in the electricity? It's a first. As for the tear down. I can't wait until Bigclive gets an EV and reverse engineers it with his spudger.

    Gribbo9999Gribbo9999Prije 3 dana