Tesla Roadster 2.5

  • 2011 Tesla Roadster 2.5

    The first of the modern electric sports cars to market has had a rough time of ironing out its mechanical issues, though the current Tesla Roadster 2.5 solves many problems in previous iterations. It's still not 100 percent, however, as Tesla today announced a voluntary recall of 439 of its vehicles for a risk of electrical fire. Tesla says the problematic wiring lies just in front of the passenger front wheel well, behind the heaflight, where a 12-volt auxiliary cable can chafe, exposing the wiring causing a short-circuit, which can then lead to smoke and a risk of fire. So far only one car...

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