Sandy Has An In-Depth Discussion With The CEO of Faraday Future Carsten Breitfeld

Sandy Munro and CEO of Faraday Future Carsten Breitfeld

Sandy Has An In-Depth Discussion With The CEO of Faraday Future Carsten Breitfeld

In this podcast style interview, Sandy has the chance to sit down with Carsten Breitfeld the CEO of Faraday Future to talk at length about Faraday and its vision for the future.

In this episode, Carsten talks about his past at BMW and Byton, Faraday’s position in the EV market and where they see the company going in the future including performance information of the FF91, Sandy’s tour of their facilities and his personal experience with the FF91 including it’s luxurious interior and creature comforts including the Third Internet Living Space, Faraday’s battery system, and other technologies within the car such as it’s connectivity advantages and OTA.

The conversation moves on to how Faraday is looking to maximize it’s customer’s experience and how they plan to go about doing that including changing paradigms of how people could view customer ownership of such vehicles.  Carsten also talks about future technologies it is looking to provide to the market through it’s vehicles and VTOLS.

Lastly, the conversation shifts to Faraday’s product launch and funding and SPAC.

If you are interested in learning more about Faraday in a conversational and relaxed manner, this is the episode for you!  Click below to watch now!

Sandy Does a Tech Review of the Faraday FF91

Faraday FF91 zero gravity seats

Sandy Does a Tech Review of the Faraday FF91

In this episode, Sandy brings the viewers on a walkthrough of several systems in the Faraday FF91, including the dual rear motor system, immersion-cooled 2170 Cells, and the parallel IGBT Inverter.  Sandy gets technical and outlines why some of the decisions to make their systems the way they are were chosen and more importantly why they are good decisions.

Sandy the shows the viewers the interiors of the car and talks about it’s unique and luxurious design which Sandy is impressed by.  Sandy’s favorite aspects of the car though, are the zero gravity seats that allow you to work with ease and room and even fully recline in the back.

If you are interested in Faraday, this is a must-watch.  Click below to watch the episode:

Sandy Talks 1-On-1 With Zen Matoshi

Sandy Munro Zen Matoshi

Sandy Talks 1-On-1 With Zen Matoshi

In this episode, Sandy has a sit-down conversation with Zen Matoshi, investor and Partner of Faraday Future at Munro & Associates’ headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  The episode starts off with Sandy and Zen talking about humble beginnings and sharing their origin stories and moves into Zen talking about his background in banking and wealth management, becoming an angel investor, the beginnings of Hyperloop, Tesla, and moving into Faraday Future.

The conversation moves on into where the two see the future of the Automotive industry, the future of batteries and energy storage, sustainable transportation, and reducing the costs of transportation.  Zen also goes on to explain what he thinks about the valuations of legacy car companies vs. the new EV companies, as well as the cost of maintenance, dealerships, and when will the industry completely flip.

Click below to watch the full episode:

More Stories About Visiting SpaceX & Meeting Elon Musk

SpaceX More Stories

More Stories About Visiting SpaceX & Meeting Elon Musk

In this episode of Munro Live, Sandy and Cory discuss in more detail how they actually got to meet Elon right at the last minute and their tour of SpaceX in Boca Chica Texas.  There is a lot of fun stories and interesting information on SpaceX in this video.

On another note, did you realize that our new Inverter Report details the inner secrets of 6 of the top Electric Vehicle inverters on the market?  This report covers the Tesla Model 3, the Nissan Leaf, Jaguar I-Pace, the Audi E-Tron, and the Tesla Model Y front and rear inverters?

Click here for more details https://leandesign.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/EV-Inverter-Report-Sales-Document-rev8.pdf 

If you are interested, contact us at sales@leandesign.com and for up to a 5% discount, mention Alistair sent you 😉

Lean Design Certification Class Sessions Are Being Held February 23, 24, and 25!

Lean Design Certification Class Sessions Are Now Open!

Have you ever wondered how Sandy comes up with his cost savings ideas or manufacturing improvement solutions?  It does not come from Lean Manufacturing, but instead from the Lean Design Methodology that he created several decades ago and now you too can learn this powerful methodology!

On February 23, 24, and 25th, 9am to 5pm EST, Munro & Associate will be holding live training of the Level 1 Lean Design methodology training.  For a course description follow this link:  https://leandesigncertification.com/course-outline-level-1/

If you are interested, choose the “Enroll Now” option at the bottom of the page to be contacted by one of our associates with help for enrolling students using a P.O. (purchase order) through their company or purchase enrollment online using a credit card by following this link:  Lean Design Certification Training: Level 1 (munrolive.com)

Enrollment will be limited to 45 students, so don’t hesitate to sign up!

Elon Musk Interview: with Sandy Munro

Sandy Munro Talks in Person with Elon Musk

Elon Musk Interview: with Sandy Munro

Well… this is the video that maybe you all have been waiting for – Sandy Munro gets a chance to sit down directly, face-to-face to have a talk with Elon Musk himself!

Sandy Munro’s chat with Elon Musk at Boca Chica Texas, covers: Tesla production, mega-castings, Model 3 Seats, structural battery packs, MBA’s, short-Sellers and more!

If you are a Tesla Fan, you DO NOT want to miss watching this video!  Click below now:

 

Road Trip – E8: Silicon Valley Tesla Owners meet Sandy

Sandy Munro Silicon Valley Tesla Club

Road Trip – E8: Silicon Valley Tesla Owners meet Sandy

In this episode Sandy and Cory meet-up with the Silicon Valley Tesla club and Sandy tells stories for over 30 minutes.

In this episode, you will find out all sort of things about Munro and Sandy, a sort of “ask me anything” session.  Topics covered include how Sandy hires and why it is different, racing, self-driving cars and how they will impact the future, the future of EV, and much more.

But to hear it all, you will have to watch the video here:

2021 Tesla Model 3: E5 – Rear Body Review / Megacastings?

2021 Tesla Model 3 E5 Rear Body Review Megacastings

2021 Tesla Model 3: E5 – Rear Body Review / Megacastings?

In Episode 5 of the Tesla Model 3 teardown, Sandy examines the Rear Body and speaks about the changes with the Megacastings.

This episode goes into detail about changes made to the new generation of the Model 3, that might not be an improvement.  More importantly Sandy details several reasons why perhaps the design of the body, especially behind the rear wheels is creating the gap issues that keep creeping up on the fit and finish of these cars.

Finally, Sandy talks about some interesting findings regarding the megacastings.  But to find out more, you will just have to watch the episode.  Click here:

 

Road Trip – E3: Utah Impresses Sandy

Sandy Stories In Utah

Road Trip – E3: Utah Impresses Sandy

In this brief episode, Sandy talks about the impressive sites he is taking in while in Utah!  Standing in “Outlaw County,” Sandy is taking in the views of these breathtaking canyons and valleys which reminds him of some funny stories of his last travels to the Grand Canyon with his wife.

But to get the funny story, you have to watch the video: