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Mythbusters in Tesla's Own Words - Roadster is NOT Elise

Matteni

Member
Dec 8, 2019
125
135
St. Louis
In the months of research before and after I bought the roadster I read 3+ years of this forum. In all that time I saw references to how different the Roadster was to an Elise/Exige (but didn't really fully believe or appreciate it).

I was sent this blog post from 2008 on Tesla.com that really helps me appreciate how different the cars are.

I searched for Mythbusters and no hits so apologies if this is somewhere in the long-forgotten past.

Mythbusters Part 2: The Tesla Roadster is not a Converted Lotus Elise

Enjoy.

PS: I can't find "Part 1" if anyone has a link to it - please share below.
 

eHorses

Member
Jun 23, 2019
107
69
St, Pete, FL
^^^interesting read and thanks for sharing! The old roaster blogs from Tesla are packed with great info but harder to search. Has any one cataloged them all? Maybe into a searchable PDF?
 

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