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Tesla Model S P85D Breaks Dyno Belt Thanks To Instant Torque


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Here's a good one for you, just in case you were wondering what type of car you needed to buy in order to have a "dyno-breaking" story to tell your friends.

Does Tesla’s WIP Gigafacotry Live Up To Its Name?


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You’d imagine the name “Gigafactory” would imply a plant of vast proportions, one of the biggest the world has ever seen. It’s the name of Tesla Motors’ upcoming battery pack manufacturing facility that is currently being built just outside Reno, Nevada.

Tesla Model S P85D Meets The Porsche Panamera Turbo S, Leaves Impressed


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Is there a more popular choice to drag-race these days other than a Tesla Model S P85D?

CR’s Freshly Bought Tesla Model S P85D Suffers Door Handle Malfunction


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The folks from Consumer Reports recently paid $127,000 for a Tesla Model S P85D, the most expensive model the consumer magazine ever bought. But their ownership of Tesla’s range-topping electric sedan has started on the wrong foot.

New Electric And Hydrogen Porsche To Challenge Tesla Model S, BMW 5 Series


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Porsche is prepared to take on the BMW 5 Series as well as the Tesla Model S with an all-new four-door. According to AutoCar, the new Porsche sedan will feature both electric and hydrogen fuel cell variants. Wow.

Yet Another Stab At Imagining A Smaller Tesla Sedan To Rival BMW's 3 And Jaguar's XE


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Since the Model S is such an international hit for Tesla, it’s only natural there would be a lot of interest surrounding the creation of a smaller, cheaper and even more modern car along the same lines.

Dodge Hellcat Vs Tesla Model S P85D: The Battle Of The Awesome 700hp Duo


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We already heard how insanely fast the Tesla Model S P85D is and we also heard about how incredibly brutal the Dodge Charger Hellcat is, but MT just wants to find out which is the bigger badass.

Tesla Will Now Sell You A Battery For Your Household


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Tesla Motors unveiled a line of energy storage systems, destined for households in LA last night.

Watch The Tesla Model S Hit The Drift Pad


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You’ve seen how tail-happy a Tesla Model S can be with the systems turned off and a keen driver at the wheel.

Its instant torque delivery means traction is easily broken and with its low center of gravity and overall balance, it can keep slides, which is what it does in the video posted below from Japan.

Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla To Google In An $11 Billion Deal


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How long Tesla can remain independent seems to be a constant topic among analysts, so it's interesting to see how close founder Elon Musk came to selling the car firm to Google.

Tesla Model S Gets A New Tuned Look From Larte Design


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German tuners Larte Design unveiled their new Enigma styling kit for the Tesla Model S at the 2015 TOP Marques show in Monaco today.

New 514hp Model S 70D is Tesla’s Entry-Level Car


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Tesla replaced the base Model S 60 with the 70D, a dual-motor all-wheel drive version with 514hp on tap and an estimated NEDC range of 275 miles.

Tesla Model S P85D Finally Takes on Challenger Hellcat in 1/4 Mile Drag Race


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This is it people; we've waited for the Hellcat and the P85D to meet on the drag strip ever since both models became internet sensations.

Tesla’s April Fools Video Shows a Feature You’d Secretly Like Your Car to Have


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Tesla was very late to release its April Fools video, probably due to the discrepancy between California’s time zone when compared to everything else to the east. However, while you can immediately tell it’s a spoof, the feature itself is rather clever.

Tesla Will Launch Something In April That Isn't A Car


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Elon Musk will take to the stage next month to show off a new offering from Tesla Motors that he says isn't a car. The electric carmaker is apparently branching out, but to what?

Spied: Tesla Model X Shows its Bulbous Roofline in Public Again [w/Video]


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No, don’t by any means think that Tesla is intently parading barely camouflaged examples of its Model X around!

Elon Musk Believes Humans May Be Banned From Driving In The Future


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You don’t really have to be Elon Musk to figure this out as a possibility, because it’s kind of obvious if you take a step back. The Tesla CEO is suggesting that in the future, it may be made illegal for humans to drive motor vehicles on public roads – you only need to read the tech news sites and know a couple of conspiracy theories to have that idea click.

Musk: Tesla Model X Due Out This Summer


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Amid range anxiety and software update news for the Tesla Model S, Elon Musk slipped some more information about the upcoming Tesla Model X crossover that's due this year.

Tesla Addresses Range Anxiety With Software Update, Previews Hands-Free Driving System


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Everyone wondering what Elon Musk meant in a tweet the other day about eliminating range anxiety now has an answer in the form of software updates to the Tesla Model S.

Toyota Recalls All The RAV4 EVs Because Of A Crash Risk


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A problem with the Toyota RAV4 EV and its Tesla-developed drivetrain has forced the Japanese automaker to recall the roughly 2,500 electric vehicles it produced in a short-lived relationship with the California company.