JoeS
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Bay Area to Lake Tahoe Excursion

Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:13 pm

Just returned from a little 600-mile round-trip three-day jaunt up to the mountains in Mitti, taking different routes going and coming and stopping to visit friends along the way. All the EVgo CHAdeMO stations worked flawlessly, as did the i-MiEV. Pales in comparison to Rick's epic Route 66 journey and even his 1000-mile trip, but certainly makes me appreciate his travels. I'll do an update after I synthesize some of the Canion and GPS data.

One of the overlooks while descending to Lake Tahoe from the south via Highway 50

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By the Lake at Incline Village just before an early-morning walk.

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EVs: 2 Wht/Blu SE Prem., '13 Tesla MS85, 3 156v CorbinSparrows (2 Li-ion), 24v EcoScoot(LiFePO4)
EV Conv: 156v '86 Ram PU, 144v '65 Saab 96
Hybrids: 48v1kW bike
ICE: '88 Isuzu Trooper. Mothballed: '67 Saab (orig.owner), '76 MBZ L206D RHD RV

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Re: Bay Area to Lake Tahoe Excursion

Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:09 pm

Love road trips . Great photos of your adventure .
We often take day long road trips when we have some time on weekends.
Tesla Model 3 SR+, 2019
Previous EVs
Puey Bluey 2014 Miev
200,000 km , 124.000 miles.
Blackie - 2012 ES Miev 2 years - 67,000 km / (41,630 miles)
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JoeS
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Re: Bay Area to Lake Tahoe Excursion

Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:56 am

Spurred on by Aerowhatt's great graphics, I'm slowly trying to integrate both the GPS track data and the various consumption numbers (many missing due to both Android power loss and Bluetooth dropout issues). In the meantime, I did manage to salvage and extract my GPS track off the Garmin, the orange line on the map below -

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EVs: 2 Wht/Blu SE Prem., '13 Tesla MS85, 3 156v CorbinSparrows (2 Li-ion), 24v EcoScoot(LiFePO4)
EV Conv: 156v '86 Ram PU, 144v '65 Saab 96
Hybrids: 48v1kW bike
ICE: '88 Isuzu Trooper. Mothballed: '67 Saab (orig.owner), '76 MBZ L206D RHD RV

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