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Autoblog Podcast #385

Jonathon Buckley from Translogic, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Tesla Opens Patents, Ford Lowers Fuel Economy

Episode #385 of the Autoblog podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing and Michael Harley talk about the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans, Tesla opening its patents, and Ford lowering fuel economy ratings for several vehicles. We also had a chance to chat with Jonathon Buckley, the host of Translogic here on Autoblog

Autoblog Podcast #385 goes LIVE at 10PM Eastern!

LeMans, Tesla Opens Patents, Ford Lowers MPG Ratings

We're almost ready to record Episode #385 of the Autoblog Podcast! You can check out the topics below, add your own to the Q&A and join us live via UStream, as well. Keep reading for our embedded UStream player, and thanks for listening!

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Le Mans, Tesla Opens Patents, Ford Lowers MPG Ratings

We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #385 this evening. Check out the topics below or drop us your questions and comments via the Q&A module. And don't forget to subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so. To take it all in live, tune in to our Dan Roth

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Tesla open-sources all its patents

When Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that he's thinking about something, you definitely need to pay attention because it's likely something big. In an eloquently worded press release (a very rare thing indeed) Musk explains reason after reason why Tesla is opening up all of its patents, effective immediately.

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Elon Musk hints at opening Tesla's EV patents [w/video]

CEO suggests as much during launch of RHD Model S in UK

During the Q&A portion of Tesla's annual shareholder meeting last week, CEO Elon Musk said something that caught our ear: "I'm contemplating doing something fairly significant on that front [promoting EVs] which should be kind of controversial with respect to Tesla's patents. But I probably want to write something so that I can take articulate it properly and explain the reasoning for the decision." We immediately asked Tesla for more information