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Chris Paine takes delivery of his Tesla

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    #1 vfx, Nov 13, 2008
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    So nice to see this chapter of the saga come to fruition!
     
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    Chris Paine (Who Killed the Electric Car) gets pulled over in Tesla

    Chris Paine’s 1st week with his Tesla

    Chris Paine, director of “Who Killed the Electric Car” had an interesting first week with his Tesla Roadster.

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    hysterical! :biggrin:
     
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    ^ Officer Sarah Palin???
     
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    Chris Paine links his "1st week" blog from the Tesla Motors blog site:

    Tesla Motors - hear

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    Filming Tesla - 2 | Revenge of the Electric Car

    Finishes with

    "Then the slide show came on and I got a sneak peak at a photo of ‘Model S’. OMG. I don’t usually think of sedans as sexy, but this car is Pure Sex. Gorgeous. I can’t say more or Elon might have to kill me, or worse, sue me. But if and when this thing ever happens I think Tesla will have trouble keeping them in stock : at any price point. My family of five might just have to be first in line."
     
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    I hope the Model S lives up to this hype. My expectations are beginning to be very very high for this car.
     
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    Hmmm, I might need to change my sig for the fourth time.
    Actually, I wouldn't mind doing that...
     
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    Just please don't follow Chris's lead and announce you're Waiting for Pure Sex :biggrin:
     
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    Didn't you leave when they went hybrid?
     
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    #15 WarpedOne, Dec 14, 2008
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    Yes, that hybrid talk caused me loosing faith in Tesla Motors.

    Well, VentureVehicles (aka Persu Mobility) also postponed EV model and announced they will deliver the hybrid first, with EV following in indefinite time later.

    Oh well ...
     
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    Warp,

    The world is conspiring against you to be sure!
     
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    Indeed.

    I, too, am waiting for the Venture One, er... Persu Hybrid - although it's photo is titled Persu Hero. It seems every vehicle I want has an identity crisis.

    But we digress.
     
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    Common Ground: The Electric Car Returns (and This Time It’s Personal)

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