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The Tesla Model S Plaid, the most powerful Tesla ever built, was debuted Thursday at a flashy event at the company’s test track near its Fremont factory.



Tesla revealed the Model S Plaid has a range of 405 miles per charge, considerably more than the 390 miles originally announced. It will also have a Supercharging speed to 187 miles of range in 15 minutes. Chief Executive Elon Musk said the vehicle will feature the company’s most advanced battery technology to date.



One of the most jaw-dropping figures of the Model S Plaid is acceleration. The car will travel from 0-60 mph in under two seconds. With a single-speed transmission, the car will speed to more than 200 mph.



Another interesting feature is a unique yoke steering wheel, a sort of half-circle butterfly design. The wheel features scroll wheels that enable the driver to control other functions.  Musk also introduced a new heat pump which offers a 30% improvement in cold-weather range. The system also enables the...

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XLR82XS

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Jul 26, 2019
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Sold my Tesla. For less money just bought a Taycan and not looking back. Tired of Tesla build quality and poor service.
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mark95476

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Jun 21, 2020
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No "real" Porsche have four doors. Those are vanity cars for non-drivers that don't care about performance. These four door models pay the bills for designing and developing the cars Porsche and their enthusiasts care about.

Damn. The beast has arrived!! I can't wait for the videos of this murdering every other production car on the streets.
Taycan what?
 

X.l.r.8

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You mean the vanity cars that saved the company, or are you talking about the classic 924? You could say the exact same thing about Tesla depending on if you owned a Cayenne, Roadster, model 3 or a 993.
 

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