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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 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 

Larte Enigma body kit for Tesla Model S

Larte Body Kit Adds Aerodynamic Drag, "Worthy Soundtrack" To Tesla Model S

In the high-end tuning community, there are plenty of companies—we're looking at you Mansory—literally more famous for being hated than for any individual... read more April 26, 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 

2015 Tesla Model S 70D in new Ocean Blue color

Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla Motors For $11 Billion, To Google

If the proselytizing mouthpieces for Tesla’s automotive saviorhood were to hear this, they might just wail and gnash teeth. But it’s true: Elon Musk almost sold... read more April 20, 2015 by 

2015 Tesla Model S P85D Supercharging in Rocklin, California, Feb 2015

Stephen King Takes Tesla To Drags, Compares It To X-Wing Fighter

You might expect Stephen King to employ a more sinister analogy to describe the wicked performance of his Tesla. But rather than writing it "was killer," "went like a bat out... read more April 10, 2015 by 

2015 Tesla Model S 70D in new Ocean Blue color

Tesla Model S 70D Coming With 514-HP Rating, $75,000 Price Tag

Just when you think Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] can’t make any more updates to its award-winning Model S electric sedan, the automaker goes out and introduces a new... read more April 8, 2015 by 

2015 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk: Self-Driving Tesla Model S Available Within Months

There’s been a flurry of news concerning Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] and its compulsive Tweeting CEO Elon Musk these past couple of weeks, and it looks like the pace of... read more March 23, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S 85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model S ‘Ends Range Anxiety’ With New Range Assurance, Trip Planner Updates, Says Elon Musk

It’s official, folks: we live in the future. Maybe not the one our parents dreamed of, but a future nonetheless. With just a software update, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more March 19, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S 85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Can Now Sell Directly To Public In New Jersey

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie today signed into law a provision for Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] unorthodox direct-sales model in the state. Dealer associations have... read more March 18, 2015 by 

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013

Elon Musk: Autonomous Cars May Lead To Driving Being Outlawed

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk has come out and stated what many opponents of autonomous cars may be secretly fearing: driving becoming outlawed. Musk made the... read more March 18, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S convertible by Newport Convertible Engineering

Tesla Model S Convertible Is Real, And It's On eBay: Video

Last year, we heard that a company based in California was working on a convertible conversion for the Tesla Model S. That company was Newport Convertible Engineering (NCE)... read more March 17, 2015 by 

Dream Drives for Kids And Tesla Motors Event

Watch Kids React To The Tesla Model S P85D's Insane Mode: Video

When Tesla announced the all-electric, all-wheel-drive Model S P85D, everyone was impressed. Then we learned it had what's called "insane" mode and, well, frankly we all kind... read more March 17, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S P85D versus Porsche 911 Turbo

Tesla P85D Races Everything, Redux: Video

Yes, the Tesla Model S P85D is crazy fast off the line. Yes, it’s a really cool car, electric or not. Yes, it’s electric and therefore going to save the world... read more February 25, 2015 by 

Tesla Model X prototype photographed on test, California, Feb 2015. Photo by Simerjit Dhaliwal.

Tesla Model X Prototype Caught Completely Undisguised, Plus Testing Video

Over the next few months, the spies will be getting more and more of the first Model X prototypes as they roll out of an expanded production line at Tesla Motors’... read more February 12, 2015 by 

Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Acceleration-Improving Tesla Model S P85D Update Coming, Musk Tweets

With an established 0-60 mph time of just 3.2 seconds, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] says its all-wheel drive Model S P85D electric car is already the quickest production sedan in... read more January 30, 2015 by 


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