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Performance Plus + suspension ---> regular suspension owners

Discussion in 'Model S' started by DillyBop, Feb 2, 2017.

  1. DillyBop

    DillyBop Member

    Sep 24, 2015
    Middleburg, VA
    question for those who have owned either a P85+ or a pre-April 2015 P85D (i.e. has the + suspension), and now have a P90D or P100D.....

    how big of a drop off in driving quality/fun is it?

    is it possible to enjoy a "regular suspension" Model S after living with the Performance Plus suspension for so long?

    i'm thinking of getting a P100D but i drove an 85D loaner about a year ago and it was terrible!!! lifeless, disconnected steering. even in "comfort" mode it was ponderous and slow. i was so put off. whereas my P85D+ was light on its feet, point and shoot, nimble, with razor sharp steering and reflexes.

    please tell me the new P100D has better driving feel than that loaner i got.
  2. CHG-ON

    CHG-ON Still in love after all these miles

    Jun 24, 2014
    Santa Cruz Mountains, USA
    I find the same point and shoot lightness in my P85+. I love it.
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  3. Xenoilphobe

    Xenoilphobe Active Member

    Jan 2, 2014
    Fairfax County Virginia
    I love mine. The wife's 90d is so float boat

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