Tag: Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Plaid With Active Aero Caught Testing At The Nürburgring

For all of its supercar performance, the Tesla Model S Plaid doesn’t really have much of the performance technology we expect from a supercar. The most obvious example is that hallmark of modern supercardom, active aerodynamics. But that might be changing. Our spy photographers caught a Tesla Model S Plaid lapping the Nürburgring with a […]

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The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Majors On Luxury But There’s No Way It’ll Keep Up With A Tesla Model S

Nobody is going to buy a Mercedes-Benz S-Class with the expectation that they can keep up with a Tesla Model S. Nevertheless, CarWow recently decided to pit a new S500 against an old Model S P100D to have some fun and show how the two compare. When the Model S was first launched in P100D […]

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Chinese Court Orders Tesla To Pay Model S Owner Over $230,000, But The Automaker Is Suing Him Back

The Chinese owner of a second-hand Tesla Model S has successfully sued the car manufacturer. Al Jazeera reports that a court in Beijing concluded that Tesla had misrepresented the condition of the second-hand Model S that was purchased by Han Chao for 379,700 yuan ($58,700). An investigation concluded that the car had undergone major repairs […]

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Can A 1,000 HP McLaren 720S Keep Up With A Tesla Model S Plaid?

We recently discovered that not even a McLaren 765LT can keep up with a Tesla Model S Plaid in a straight-line, but what about a tuned, 1,000 hp 720S? To answer that question, the Hoonigan crew managed to line up an extensively modified 720S alongside a Model S Plaid for some performance testing. Street-legal cars […]

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Opinion: These Are the Most Influential EVs of the Moment

It’s become something of a mantra for me, lately, but that doesn’t make it any less true. It goes like this: Electric cars aren’t coming, they’re already here. And, depending on who you ask, they’ve been here – they just haven’t quite made it into the mainstream, yet. With the dawn of the Rivian R1T […]

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