News from the Frunk, Ep. 10 - Cold Weather and Batteries

Posted on December 03, 2014 by Matt Pressman

Check out Episode 10 of "News from the Frunk" from Owning Model S author Nick Howe...


This episode is all about the effect of cold weather on Model S batteries. Bottom line - cold weather is bad, but the effects can be mitigated if you preheat the battery. The best way to do that, is via cabin preheating.

Links to what Nick covers in this episode:

1. Battery PreHeat thread -
2. VisibleTesla app:

Nick's Wiki Page:
Nick's book: "Owning Model S"

If you are thinking of buying a Tesla Model S, or already have one and want to know a little more about the car, Nick's book “Owning Model S” is available here and a free chapter is also available, simply contact us.

See you on the next episode of “News from the Frunk”.

Posted in Model S, News from the Frunk, nick howe, Tesla, tesla news, Winter driving



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