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How fast can I drive with FWD open?

Discussion in 'Model X: Driving Dynamics' started by retinaguy, Feb 7, 2016.

  1. retinaguy

    retinaguy Member

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    How fast can I drive the Model X with the Falcon wings open?
     
  2. ptsagcy

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    Depends upon what altitude you want to achieve and the lift angle you set the doors at. There is an Easter Egg buried in the Ludicrous screen to achieve liftoff. :scared:
     
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  3. retinaguy

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    Ha Ptsagcy! Reminds of the end battle in Karate Kid.
     
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    I sent you a PM
     
  5. jackbowers

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    I've had mine up to 35 mph. I wouldn't advise going any faster than that for fear of messing up the door alignment.
     
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    Was this for any reason other than testing? lol
     
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    Wow, you sir are brave.
     

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