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Tesla Model S P85D breaks the dyno

Tesla Model S P85D Breaks The Dyno With Instant Torque: Video

Here you have it folks: the Tesla Model S P85D is so ferociously, inconceivably badass that it actually broke the damned dyno the instant the hammer was dropped. The explanation? Instant torque from the electric motors just surprised the hell out of that unsuspecting dyno, causing it to give up the... read more

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Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model 3 To Be Unveiled March 2016

With a new home battery just hitting the market, the Model S P85D kicking down supercar doors around the world, and a series of drone rockets (nearly) landing on drone ships... read more May 7, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S pre-owned page screencap

Want A Used Model S? Now You Can Get One Online From Tesla

Certified pre-owned programs have become a staple among luxury carmakers, but so far Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] hasn't offered one for the Model S. That changed last week, when... read more May 6, 2015 by 


 
2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid

New Patents Surface For Porsche Electric And Fuel Cell Sedans

New patents have emerged suggesting Porsche is serious about launching zero-emission versions of its upcoming mid-size sedan due towards the end of the decade. Nicknamed the... read more May 5, 2015 by 


 
2012 Fisker Karma

Fisker Relaunches With Customer Support Program For Karma Owners

Since purchasing the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive at auction last year, Chinese parts giant Wanxiang has promised to revive the automaker, including... read more May 4, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Volt

2016 Chevrolet Volt Priced From $33,995

Despite a significant improvement in style, performance and practicality, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] is offering its second-generation Chevrolet Volt at a lower price... read more May 4, 2015 by 


 
Zombie 222

Power Surge: Watch An All-Electric '68 Mustang Attempt A Record Run

Some might think it a sacrilege to swap internal combustion from electric power in an iconic car like a 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback. But that's conventional thinking—and... read more May 3, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

Tesla's New Battery Can Power Your Home

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk caused quite a stir when he tweeted that the company was preparing to unveil a "major new product line" that was "not a car." Most of... read more May 1, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S Drift

Yes, The Tesla Model S Can Drift: Video

At a recent drift event in Japan, former D1 champion Nobuteru Taniguchi took to the course in a stock Tesla Model S. Right away the car seems eager to invoke sideways... read more April 22, 2015 by 


 
New Fiat 500e group shot, racers' group buy. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

100-Plus Racers Just Bought Fiat 500e Electric Cars

If you’re accustomed to the speed, handling, and the thrill of the chase you get with a good car on track, you might not figure an electrified econobox is a good pick... read more March 18, 2015 by 


 
Purported Audi Q6 electric crossover teaser image

All-Electric Audi Q6 Teased In Annual Presentation?

Rumors of a third Audi crossover—possibly with electric drive—have risen and fallen since 2006, with prototypes even tested back in 2011. Now, it looks like the... read more March 10, 2015 by 


 
Porsche Boxster E electric car prototype

Porsche ‘Pajun’ Mid-Size Sedan To Feature Tesla Model S-Rivaling Electric Variant: Report

It was in 2010 that Porsche first announced plans for an all-electric car, which it followed up a year a later by rolling out a battery-powered prototype based on its Boxster... read more October 27, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk with Tesla Roadster

Tesla Gen 3 Sedan To Be Called Model 3, Debut In 2016: Official

Tesla has confirmed via its Twitter account that the car due after the Model X SUV will be called the Model 3. The car will be based on the Californian firm’s... read more July 16, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Tesla's Gen 3 Sedan To Be Steel-Bodied, Have 'Realistic' Pricing

Tesla Motors has a very clear plan of action over the next few years. First, it must continue selling its Model S sedan, not just in the States but Europe and China too... read more July 3, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S

Tesla Shares Patents To Spur Electric Car Development

Tesla Motors is taking its patents open source in order to encourage the development of electric cars. In a company blog post, CEO Elon Musk said Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
Oullim Spirra EV electric supercar

Korea’s Spirra Sports Car Gets Electric Version For Europe

The South Korean sports car known as the Spirra, built by Oullim Motors, is about to launch on the European market. However, instead of the usual mid-mounted... read more June 9, 2014 by 


 
 

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