Tag: Tesla

Two New Tesla Apps Put Range Anxiety to Bed

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The major jab against the electric car is a common but not exclusive one, “What if you run out of fuel?” Gas powered cars can fill up on the side of the highway with a jerrycan, a luxury the battery-powered vehicle obviously does not have; such is the notion of ‘range anxiety.’  Continue Reading »

Elon Musk Predicts Driving May Be Outlawed

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Fact: Humans ruin everything. Well, everything good, at least. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk thinks driving is next. In a recent conference, Automotive News, Musk expressed his thoughts that human-driven cars are simply too much of a risk. With autonomous cars creeping up over the horizon, he believes it’s not out of the question that legislation will one day ban people from driving.

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Elon Musk Promises to End Range Anxiety With New Update

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Range anxiety— if you own an electric car you know the phrase all too well. It’s the lingering fear that you won’t be able to make it to your destination on a single charge. But fear no more, Elon Musk says he’s going to change all that this Thursday. If you own a Tesla.

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Watch a Tesla Model S Fight a Ferrari F12

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Two very different and very powerful cars have at it on the track to see which is the fastest in a flat out drag race. The Tesla Model S P85D has 691 horsepower, while the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta has a much higher 730 horsepower. The Tesla is also a heavier car, which stacks the deck against it even further, but the Tesla isn’t completely out of the race.

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Surprise! Tesla Model S has a 007 Submarine Mode

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The Tesla Model S nets significant attention for its electric driving range, impressive roadholding, and of course its Insane Mode for unbridled acceleration. But now the Model S is grabbing headlines for a wildly different reason – its secret “Submarine Mode.” Continue Reading »

Tesla Model S Gets an Adorably Weird Anime Makeover in Japan

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The Tesla Model S isn’t your conventional sports sedan. In fact, with a whopping 691 horsepower in its unrestrained P85D form, it practically blows everything else out of the water. This Tesla is even less conventional than the lot. As you’ve surely noticed, it looks more like a cartoon than an actual car.  Continue Reading »

Tesla Model S Gets Taxi Duty in Tokyo

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Elon Musk’s Tesla Model S has become possibly the lowest of the low for a luxury sedan: an everyday taxi. A Tokyo company has started operating a fleet of them to make taxi travel a little more luxurious, and a lot greener. Continue Reading »

Apple Allegedly Working on ‘Titan’ Electric Vehicle

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Apple has undeniably made its mark on the modern world, not just by introducing revolutionary products, but by actually changing the way we live. Now it appears Apple will undertake an all-new project, reaching far beyond sleek laptops and do-it-all cell phones: electric cars.  Continue Reading »

Soon The Tesla Model S P85D Will Be Even Faster

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When Tesla launched the Model S P85D, the world had to literally catch its breath due to the madness that is the power unleashed from “Insane Mode.” A total of 864 lb-ft of torque from the two electric motors hurl the car forward with a ferocity that was unfelt in most supercars, let alone sedans. Zero to 60 mph is just 3.2 seconds and that has the ability to scare the living hell out of people. Continue Reading »

Watch this Tesla P85D Give a Porsche 911 Turbo a Scare

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Few would disagree: the Porsche 911 Turbo S is a very, very fast car. But how does it fare against Elon Musk’s P85D all-electric sledgehammer? App developer Allen Wong wanted to find out, so he lined up his dual-motor P85D against the turbo’d Porsche, on what is now becoming a very notorious bit of highway. Speed ensues.  Continue Reading »