1. Model 3 is coming. Get your Model 3 Owners Club apparel today!


    Dismiss Notice

Supercharger live status video

Discussion in 'Media' started by TrevP, Apr 29, 2016.

More threads by TrevP
  1. TrevP

    M3OC Founder / Administrator
    Founder M3OC Supporting Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2016
    Messages:
    5,317
    Likes Received:
    3,126
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Aurora,Ontario
    Tesla Owner:
    Model X
    Country:
    Country
    Our good buddy Bjørn just posted a nest video showing the live Supercharger status screen Tesla installed at a showroom in Norway.

    The only other one I know of is in the design studio lobby in Hawthorne.

    Tesla has said they will push out via a software update something similar to the fleet so the maps will show which stalls are in use.

     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  2. Jaspal

    Active Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2016
    Messages:
    142
    Likes Received:
    75
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Turlock, California
    Country:
    Country
    Does this mean, we can check before hand if a charging station is in use by another tesla owner?
     
  3. AEDennis

    Top-Contributor
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2016
    Messages:
    796
    Likes Received:
    528
    Trophy Points:
    93
    City & State/Province:
    Southern California, Most of the time...
    Tesla Owner:
    Model 3
    Country:
    Country
    The one in Hawthorne has been gone for over a year.

    Have to swing by to check if it's back.
     
    • Bad Spelling Bad Spelling x 1
  4. garsh

    Dis Member
    Moderator M3OC Supporting Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2016
    Messages:
    3,655
    Likes Received:
    2,057
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    City & State/Province:
    Pittsburgh PA
    Country:
    Country
    Yes.
    Assuming they actually get this same information available to the cars (shouldn't be a problem).
    Also keep in mind that the video said that the usage information was delayed by 10 minutes.
     
  5. Thalass

    Active Member
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2016
    Messages:
    51
    Likes Received:
    14
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
    City & State/Province:
    Ontario, Canada
    Which shouldn't be a huge problem as you're likely to be a fair way away from a supercharger before you enter it as a destination. What would be good is if once you've entered the station as your destination and are on the way, your car sends your ETA to the server and reserves a slot for that time. That way if someone is closer and should charge in time they can get the slot, or if they'll get there after they can either have another slot, or be warned they'll have to wait. Or possibly even be routed to an alternative charger (once there are more around)
     

Share This Page