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Tesla Model X Off-Roading In The Mud: Video

Discussion in 'Model X: Driving Dynamics' started by TMC Staff, Jun 14, 2019.

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  1. TMC Staff

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    Tesla Model X is completely unprepared to go off-road but it survived and did pretty well. Tesla Model X 90D with stock tires, high suspension setting and slip start mode was recently tested off-road in the mud, steep hills, and sharp undulations by Out of Spec Motoring. We must admit it looks scary sometimes and...
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    This is what happens when the parents are on vacation. Idiots!
     
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    Attractive!
     
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    Ticobird Lovin the Tesla Life

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    Agreed! Why do this? That was rhetorical by the way. This is not what the Model X was designed to do. Nevertheless, I'm pleased you made it back safely.
     
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    Kind of a jerky thing to do. Never understood why the macho undercurrent runs through this pastime. Always have felt that trail running or mtn biking takes way more guts.
     
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    Software Version8 display - he has the Jewel of UI. Someone must have given him a heads up 2 not let the car update. Even if he beats it to death off-roading I would still take it over a new X w/ V9.
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    Impressive to see the model x perform in off-road conditions... the last time i did something similar was in an ATV near Denali, Alaska.
     

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