TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker and becoming a Supporting Member. For more info: Support TMC

Driving a P3D made me feel like Thanos

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by Bobsil, Aug 4, 2018.

  1. Bobsil

    Bobsil Member

    Joined:
    May 15, 2018
    Messages:
    15
    Location:
    Bay Area
    I test-drove a red/white P3D at Tesla HQ. The car feels like the inside of a white retro-futuristic Woody Allen spaceship. Small roadster feel, short hood, small racer-sized steering wheel. Just point and go. Gobs of torque, never got close to its acceleration or handling limits

    Unlike BMW M3, it’s a quiet hyperspace jump. You hear tire and wind, not a wailing gas motor. The driver seat is pillowy. Car feels surprisingly compact for its size when driven hard. The striking white dash and screen seem to recede, no distracting controls, you feel highly connected to the road—intuitive, like a motorcycle.

    The abundance of power feels like uncorking every stifled desire you have in life—civilized testosterone. You come back like Thanos, strutting and hungry :)

    If you can afford it, get the best.
     
    • Like x 10
    • Funny x 1
  2. Adam3

    Adam3 Member

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2015
    Messages:
    124
    Location:
    None
    That's pretty much how I felt - P3D is amazing.
     
    • Like x 1

Share This Page

  • About Us

    Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.
  • Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.


    SUPPORT TMC