@ElonMusk @tesla It occurs to me a couple tenths of a second could be shaved off the Model S in Launch Mode if FSD could be employed to identify the drag strip's green light and launch on its own. Removes human reaction time. Cool new feature? :) :)
Sure as heck that feature wouldn't hurt...
Come join other Tesla and EV owners on Saturday March 16th (rain date March 23rd) for 1/4 mile fun racing at Atco Dragway (1000 Jackson Rd, Atco, NJ 08004) from 12-5 pm ($50). There will be dedicated staging lanes for EVs and award certificates for best reaction time and speed for different...
We are having a Tesla Owners Meetup at the Sacramento Raceway drag strip on March 17th, 2018. Performance and non-performance Model S, Model X, and Model 3 will be in attendance.
Event Date: Saturday, March 17th, 2018.
Event Time: 12pm - 4pm
Gates Open: 10am
Location: Sacramento Raceway Park...
I am reeeeeeealllly hoping there is an owner out there with the LudiEss that will participate in the drag race this weekend. I want to watch the big boys CRY!
If you are, please message me, as that will be the ONLY reason I would attend.
Thunder Mountain Raceway | The Drag Race...
Never drag raced before. Took my recently updated P85D to the local drag strip to test out Ludicrous Mode. Had fun, met lots of cool people, and learned a lot! There are probably several things I can do to help improve performance.
I attached two slips. This first pass was 11.666 at 96%...
Sterling Anderson, Tesla’s former Model X Program Director and now Autopilot Program Director
Fun fact: many high-performance cars cross the quarter mile line faster when towed by a Model X than they do on their own four wheels.
Load an Alpha Romeo 4C on a trailer
I just saw this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYA4egSYASU. I'm wondering how many cars the new P85D will smoke. I had a loaner P85 and that was ridiculously fast. I couldn't drive the P85 on a regular bases without getting tickets :o.