RV with a EV! What???
Today we meet Leanne and Jonathan Paetz and boy do they have a retirement adventure to tell us all! Curt and I are lucky to call these folks friends! Leanne and I (Cindy) have been friends since kindergarten ( Go Great Danes)! Leanne is also an excellent graphic artist that created our logo and for that we are so thankful. But, back to the episode, this couple have started their retirement adventuring with a big WOW! A Tesla pulling an Airstream???? What?!?!? Listen to find out more!
01:12 A life lesson from Curt's book Fix the Problem and Other Life Lessons from a Pragmatic Dad. You can find it here: https://www.amazon.com/Fix-Problem-other-Lessons-Pragmatic/dp/1091400830/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=
04:09 Leanne and Jonathan tell us the "why" for pulling an RV with a Tesla.
05:00 This is their Airstream https://www.airstream.com/travel-trailers/flying-cloud/
06:46 Learn about the AEF All Electric Family here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCx-KkaNZYCj-ZppRO0CAZFA
09:15 This is the Tesla that they use https://www.tesla.com/modely
09:36 Learning from others was a big help for their decisions. This is the one site that Leanne and Jonathan visited and learned from towing expert Andy Thomson: https://www.airstreamontario.com/
12:11 Jonathan explains the difference between towing with an F150 and a Tesla.
15:58 How far can they tow without charging? Find out here!
18:55 How long does it take to charge on their trips with the RV?
24:26 Do you pay for the "charge"? Find out here!
26:24 What does a Tesla need to be maintained? This was eye opening for us!
30:00 How does the Tesla pull? Find out here.
32:45 RV questions answered here. Their Flying Cloud is perfect for them!
36:30 Leanne and Jonathan's "you betcha" and "ole hell no!"