- May 19, 2017
Tesla has posted a video that gives a view of what it’s like to go from 0-60 mph in less than two seconds.
The montage of test rides from the Model S Plaid event shows people being pinned to their seats as the car accelerates through a tunnel of light. Riders try to steady cameras in their hands as the driver punches the accelerator. In one clip, the driver’s hat flies off.
Experiencing Plaid pic.twitter.com/nipaxKbkjY— Tesla (@Tesla) June 18, 2021
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk shared the clip, adding that peak acceleration has a g-force of 1.2, 20% faster than falling.
Peak acceleration is over 1.2 g’s, which is 20% faster than falling— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 18, 2021
Tesla previously planned a Model S Plaid+, an even speedier version of the...