In just a few weeks into launch, Tesla Model S P85D has already put a Ferrari to shame, in a drag race on a stretch of Florida highway.
Of the increasing number of entrants into Indian auto market, Tesla Motors is the latest announcement, which will debut with the Model 3.
Porsche Panamera Junior is reported to spawn an all-electric variant to compete with Tesla S. Information on this project is limited; it is expected to be a five-door hatchback model with styling resemblance to Panamera Sport Turismo concept premiered at 2012 Paris Motor Show.
In reorganising cooperation with Tesla Motors, Daimler AG (DAI) has sold its stake of about 4% in Tesla. Cooperation between both partners on automotive projects is unaffected, and work on Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive is complete.
Tesla Motors CEO, Elon Musk has unveiled the ultra quick, all wheel drive model S P85D. This new model and award winning electric sedan was unveiled at the Hawthorne Airport near Los Angeles, CA. Tesla Model S P85D which stands for dual motor is the same system seen on the Model X.
It was on Twitter that Tesla confirmed their BMW 3- Series rival, an all electric sedan will be called Model 3. Expected to be priced at around $35,000 (INR 21,05,075), the Model 3 will compete with the likes of Mercedes Benz C Class, Audi A4 and BMW 3 Series, while sales are expected to commence sometime in 2017.
Tesla Motors Inc. is in the works of bringing out three new cars to expand their lineup. One will be Tesla Model X SUV positioned alongside the S luxury saloon, and second will be a BMW 3 series competitor. Third one is exciting, a transformable amphibious car.
Elon Musk was present in person to deliver 5 new cars to customers in London. Tesla’s CEO heralded the arrival of right hand drive (RHD) Model S in UK setting pace for quick expansion here over the next 2 years. From an intial store and service centre, by 2014 end more Tesla outlets are expected in UK.