I Was Wrong About the Tesla Cybertruck

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Scotty Kilmer
Scotty Kilmer - 6 months ago
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Rovid Bouski
Rovid Bouski - 5 months ago
Scotty, also nobody warns you about the electromagnetic fields are actually radiation that can cause cancer similar to being in schools under power lines
Random Stuff
Random Stuff - 6 months ago
Electric cars are simple why are you making it sound so complicated when its not. If you ever own a hobby grade Radio control car then basically you have all you need to know unless your spreed control is not working then all you have to do is replace it i doubt very highly mechanics like you and me will not be replacing chips or processors in fact the whole speed control will get replaced. Some Old school mechanics fear the EV cars but i understand them perfectly and they are far less complicated the an internal combustion engine.
david white
david white - 6 months ago
in this video were you also directing traffic
Chris D.
Chris D. - 6 months ago
@Mark Plott mine goes 260 miles per charge. Winter climate kills range.
Chris D.
Chris D. - 6 months ago
@Cecilia Age of Aquarius you spelled conquered wrong
Marc Letourneau
Marc Letourneau - 8 hours ago
Yep, you are still wrong on Tesla! Someone should save all his videos to make a funny video we can laugh about this guy.
Tucowept
Tucowept - Day ago
Where is the the wrong about the cybertruck part?
Stephen Hearn
Stephen Hearn - Day ago
What isnt talked about is the insurance for a Tesla is higher than your normal insurance on your gas powered car. A model x runs about 4,000 a year.
derSpeed
derSpeed - Day ago
Prices for used low mileage i3s are pretty low.
meacomefeyou
meacomefeyou - 2 days ago
Does this squacker have epilepsy. Damn he's annoying
Mojahed Reaz
Mojahed Reaz - 2 days ago
Scotty, your honesty “Exceeds” your receding hairline only, and is a sign of immense knowledge you have acquired. Highly respect in every aspect of the wordy wisdom you give to this Tongue Twisted Technical Torture while keeping the level of integrity to the core.
aynjel011
aynjel011 - 2 days ago
If the battery is properly insulated cold weather should not be a problem for a Tesla.
James E Stubbs
James E Stubbs - 3 days ago
Living in Portland OR, leased a Ford Ford CMax Energi. Wife and I agree best car ever for that application. 80-90% local driving below 40mph within it's 20 MI range +500-600 miles on long road trips. Excellent car and technology. Would work perfectly in Ensenada BC as well... Excepting the roads or lack thereof would quickly destroy it! Grew up a gear head, but still looking forward to fully electric when it reaches the capability and infrastructure of ICE.
Andrew Mitton
Andrew Mitton - 3 days ago
Yea if only we had chargers at home...... oh wait we do! It’s almost like I can park my car and plug it in over night and it’s at full capacity! How cool is that! Electric cars are the best option
PGT Beauregard
PGT Beauregard - 4 days ago
Trucks can be put under quite a load. Precisely how can an electric truck carry a heavy load interstate? Such a truck would require either broadcast, third rail, or replacement battery power unless you have time to recharge batteries...
C Bromley
C Bromley - 4 days ago
what's wrong with a good ol' fashioned steam engine? I ask you.
Danny Burrell
Danny Burrell - 4 days ago
Let’s see how the new Tesla battery will change the game. It supposed to be announced pretty soon.
mohamad kasem
mohamad kasem - 6 days ago
No greasy hands working with an electric car .
Karl Satherley
Karl Satherley - 7 days ago
Mentions the Cybertruck zero times wtf?
David snow
David snow - 7 days ago
DC battery to AC motors not accomplished with “transformers” this is done by a Inverter and they are more than 95% efficient thus 5%+- loss not 30% as stated. This guy proves a little knowledge can be dangerous. May want to spend less time on inaccurate vids and a little time on home maintenance.....just saying.
Curt Austin
Curt Austin - 9 days ago
In my experience, range anxiety goes away and is replaced by the joy of a full "tank" every morning. In my case a free tank - solar panels. No shivering at a gas pump in the winter. On the other hand, if you can have only one car and cannot charge at home, an EV may be a poor choice. Finally, non-Teslas still face a byzantine third-party charger situation. An EV as a second car in a garage will almost always be a good choice.
Aram Danielyan
Aram Danielyan - 10 days ago
What are you talking about my Prius dose 50mpg and they run 300k miles. I don’t know all hybrids but Prius in reliable and efficient.
Ab Mo
Ab Mo - 10 days ago
Someone needs to put this guy on the Aliens meme
P0w2you
P0w2you - 11 days ago
Hybrids have been around since the 1934 Scotty! in Trains!
Joseph fieid
Joseph fieid - 14 days ago
I am sick of gasoline cars a money pit
Rusty egg 23
Rusty egg 23 - 15 days ago
Getti lee went crazy
-]Na[-NoMaD
-]Na[-NoMaD - 15 days ago
Are you recommending a BMW ?
wahh Taoo
wahh Taoo - 16 days ago
i think you're shed's a bit full scotty.
Howard Stratton
Howard Stratton - 17 days ago
YOU KNOW WHATS BETTER THEN TESLA OR HYBRID? A horse if they run out of energy YOU JUST PUT HAY IN AND KEEP GOING!!
James Pitts
James Pitts - 18 days ago
The Harley prototype Livewire was a DC motor. They redesigned the system to go Tesla's route of Induction to AC motor before releasing the motorcycle.
Jose De guzman
Jose De guzman - 18 days ago
You should retire! You don’t know what are you talking about.
ALex Klassing
ALex Klassing - 18 days ago
This man does realize they're about to hit the 400 mile range mark right ? Not simple Gas cars 30,000 moving parts, electric cars 10. You decided a man who makes all his money working on these gas cars that ALWAYS break or an electric with a million + battery life.
pinkeye00
pinkeye00 - 21 day ago
Interesting comments on the Zero SR ... I just got a 2016 SR. Ya, I was totally taken aback by the road millage. It's my daily commuter come a month from now. Really neat bike though.
VWAYAJ NOIR.
VWAYAJ NOIR. - 24 days ago
This guy is stuck in the past
SASKE MAINECREFT
SASKE MAINECREFT - 25 days ago
if a gas car runs out of gas it can keep running? amazing
RR
RR - 25 days ago
scotty: buy a 10 year old Toyota or a Tesla. you're welcome.
Liveordiebyinches
Liveordiebyinches - 26 days ago
Methinks a DC motor could work with a decent gearbox/transmission. Maybe 20 gears.
Ian X
Ian X - 26 days ago
Wut
John McInnis
John McInnis - 28 days ago
Electric cars? Bleeding edge technology
T S
T S - Month ago
Glad I'm not his neighbor, having to listen to this every day.
Vikings_goalie
Vikings_goalie - 22 days ago
T S you stand outside and listen to your neighbour talk to a camera? That is weird man
T S
T S - Month ago
Again I listen to Scotty and I'm not looking to buy electric car.
R L
R L - Month ago
And what about the Tesla Cybertruck?..........
john wood
john wood - Month ago
8b
John Arevalo
John Arevalo - Month ago
Most buyers of all-electric cars know exactly how to use them. They know how far they're going and how to keep the battery charged enough to more than cover the distance they need to travel. It's not rocket science!
CoffeeM Videos
CoffeeM Videos - Month ago
I think Scott does his all day worth of exercise just by his hand waving . All he has to do for that day is make a video . Long live his hands . :)
chris speer
chris speer - Month ago
Every time I see a Tesla's at an insurance auction they have been on fire or burnt in some way
chris speer
chris speer - Month ago
I hate both
Chill station
Chill station - Month ago
Scotty is just being bias and doesn’t talk about the benefits of having an all electric car.The benefits of having an all electric car are for example less parts to manufacture.That means cars are easier to make, cheaper to make, easier to fix cuz they have less parts that can break down over time and it will lower air pollution.
For example Tesla a all electric car company that makes the safeties cars on the roads with all the cameras it has around the car to detect it’s surroundings.
For Example if someone is crossing the road and the driver doesn’t see them the car will stope by it self.
Tesla cars have autonomous driving too for long trips if you don’t want to drive.
Autónomos cars are the way to go
to make safer roads in the future.
Things that Scotty is right about is that battery’s are not good in the cold and that’s true.
But not for long because electric car companies are working to solve that problem to make battery’s more reliable in cold temperatures.
The other problem that electric cars have right now is that the battery can runout of electricity if you don’t listen to the car when it tells you that the battery is low and you can get stuck on the roads.
But that is not really a big problem because electric car companies are going to start putting more electric car stations around the world. So if your car dies on the road is your fault for being irresponsible.
Same thing with gasoline cars when it runs out of gasoline it can get stock on the road and that’s not all the problems a gasoline car can have for it to turn on. For example blown engine,
broken transmission, bad spark plugs, gears breaking, driveshaft, Exhaust pipe some cars, radiator to cool off the engine, gasoline pump, battery doesn’t work you can’t turn on the car, engine oil, pistons, starter solenoid to turn on car. All of this things got to work for a gasoline car to turn on and that’s not all.
Things that Scotty can’t fight against are that electric cars are the way to go for the future of the earth and humans.
Wolfbyte
Wolfbyte - Month ago
Love my 2012 Volt. Switching to electric is a bit of a learning curve but its been a great vehicle and overall better then an ice version of the same thing. Almost pay nothing in gas and maintenance compared to what I had before and I got it used for about 11k. Id love a Tesla but this is way cheaper for now.
THE CHRONIC
THE CHRONIC - Month ago
I wouldn't buy an electric car or an auto
Caleb Sherman
Caleb Sherman - Month ago
I don't understand your point about jump starting gas cars being an advantage. Jump-starting a car is a solution to a problem that is unique to gas cars. With a gas car, the problem is that you run out of battery so your starter doesn't work. An electric car doesn't need a starter to turn on, it simply just turns on. Running out of battery is equivalent to running out of gas. You can't jump start a car that's run out of gas.
Caleb Sherman
Caleb Sherman - Month ago
By AC Motors do you mean brushless motors?
Raptor
Raptor - Month ago
I’m just seeing this episode now in April so sorry for my tardiness. Anyway, Scotty, years ago I read BMW’s X6 Hybrid has a system where a full size V8 gas engine drives a generator that powers the electric motors at each wheel. Very complicated and very heavy but also very responsive. The reviews called it a 3 ton sports car. Oh yeah, very expensive too.
Dreamw8ing2cometrue
Dreamw8ing2cometrue - Month ago
"If you have an electric, you run out of battery, YOURE STUCK" 😂😆
Chill station
Chill station - Month ago
Same thing with gas
mrfridays
mrfridays - Month ago
Scotty: The best plug in electric hybrid of all time is a 1994 Toyota Celica.
Stephen Catton
Stephen Catton - Month ago
I have a Peugeot 3008 (2014) Diesel-electric hybrid. The electrical motor drives the rear wheels and the 2l diesel drives the front wheels. Both systems work as required so sometimes it is fw drive or rw drive or 4w drive as required. It can drive on battery alone but only for about a mile. This is only useful for car parks. The main use it to make the diesel engine more efficient. It pulls off in electric and kicks in the diesel at about 20 mph, it uses the electric motor to smooth out the auto gear change box. It also makes sitting in jams and stop/start very efficient as it pulls off in electric. Compared to the 3008 2l diesel of a similar age I get 10mpg more with the hybrid. I bought it second hand as it cost £1000 more than the non-hybrid model. So far after 80000 miles, it has been a great choice.
Denstont Jackson
Denstont Jackson - Month ago
I'm beginning to like the Tesla CyberTruck too
Justin Wortmann
Justin Wortmann - Month ago
the day toyota makes a full electric car is the day scotty is cool with electric cars....
melonbobful
melonbobful - Month ago
Scotty Kilmer: Explaining contemporary technology through a historical lens coloured by outdated ideas, concepts and misnomers.
martin foss
martin foss - Month ago
Transmission for DC motors?
Matt Haggard
Matt Haggard - Month ago
Tesla have the best resell value of any car.
S M O
S M O - Month ago
Scotty, if your customer is commuting 6-10 miles a day he only has to charge once a month, not "religiously every day".
Shubha Dinesh
Shubha Dinesh - Month ago
He has economic reasons to hate electric cars you know.......he's a mechanic for goddamn sake
Coco Crypto
Coco Crypto - Month ago
I 100% agree, bmw i3 system is near the best of both world.
If it was a tiny diesel engine, it would be the best compromise because diesel engines like constant speed and last way longer.
Isaac Sims
Isaac Sims - Month ago
Two words: “solar panels”
The end
We Are Legion
We Are Legion - Month ago
Listening to this on every platform at once so this foo can pay his taxes
Clive Wiley
Clive Wiley - Month ago
Scotty talking bollocks about something he knows nothing about
theMekanik
theMekanik - Month ago
You can recharge a Tesla or any electric ⚡️ car. with a portable battery 🔋 and or a small portable generator just put a hitch on the back & mount a 212cc powered on the back of it to charge while you drive gas, propane or diesel 💁🏻‍♂️⚡️
Mesgg Daahbf
Mesgg Daahbf - Month ago
The world can’t go electric, how would there be a electric engine to move the CAT 797F giant mining dump truck? The world needs to face it, electric won’t power everything, you need a giant Diesel engine that has more power than a electric engine will ever have to move them. They weigh tons and tons
Mesgg Daahbf
Mesgg Daahbf - Month ago
Clive Wiley still not the same size as the 797F
Clive Wiley
Clive Wiley - Month ago
Look up e_ dumper the biggest EV in the world
Clive Wiley
Clive Wiley - Month ago
That is the same as the electric one
Mesgg Daahbf
Mesgg Daahbf - Month ago
Clive Wiley not the size of a 797f CAT get your facts, this rig weighs around 400 tons
Clive Wiley
Clive Wiley - Month ago
There is one already . keep up
Mesgg Daahbf
Mesgg Daahbf - Month ago
Tesla’s are the most ugliest and junkiest casts ever, the only way I would take a Tesla cybertruck was if it had a Cummins Diesel engine
kenneth salter
kenneth salter - Month ago
So Why can't we sequence batteries ....Charge one while other in use...then flip them in a three part sequence !...Self sequence charging with a generator!!!...Why would we ever need to pug inn>?
I Love Tesla’s
I Love Tesla’s - Month ago
Model Y Heat Pump Now.
Ebo Chi
Ebo Chi - Month ago
Hybrids have a smaller battery pack so in comparison to a petrol motored vehicle it is heavier but not so much compaired to an electric vehicle
BEZ SO
BEZ SO - Month ago
Watch scotty without audio. Lol
BEZ SO
BEZ SO - Month ago
Scotty are you still a Tesla hatter? Don't worry you won't be out of work anytime soon. Electric ar will dominate and u will retire by then lol
jamie Englebright
jamie Englebright - Month ago
Scottie the problem isn't with the power train it's the frame...well unibody of cyberjunk. Tesla is claiming 3,500 payload capacity witch puts it higher than my 7.3 turbo diesel...I have 22' of 7" c channel with 5 supports, front and rear bumper....Cyber truck will snap in half....if the body is rigid it's gonna be a volent and dangerous snap/bend prolly while hitting a pothole going 55 mph with 3,500 lb
jrt818 reexer
jrt818 reexer - Month ago
My dad was a machinist and spoke with his hands too.
Capthrax1
Capthrax1 - Month ago
He wrong about quite a few things. Priuses have a 12v battery . If the Hybrid battery fails the car will start no problem. Tesla's retain their value quite well. Of course there will always be exceptions. While I agree the idea of an electric vehicle with a gasoline generator is superior as the hybrid design I think they need to work on that s*** pretty quickly because Tesla's can out drive it even with the backup gasoline. Electric cars charge quicker then he lights on. Of course if you stick it into a 110 outlet it will take quite a while but a 220 dryer plug will give you about 10 ish miles per hour I'll charge. I know Tesla's have a dedicated charger that you can install that gets quite a bit of range. For most people's driving plugging in the car once a week is no problem. My friend got a model 3 long-range Edition and he swears the issues with electric cars are overplayed
choccows
choccows - Month ago
Had to turn it off because of all the arms waving!
choccows
choccows - Month ago
Due quit waving your arms so much. Makes us dizzy
tommy wong
tommy wong - Month ago
Actually Tesla has tremendous resale value
James Harris
James Harris - Month ago
Green screen?
Al Senior
Al Senior - Month ago
So, Scotty, you sound like you are not capable of driving an e-car for disability of learning how to use it, and planning your range. Stick with your ICE heaps until we have to leave our planet for Mars.
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