Watch The Genesis GV70 Put Up A Good Fight Before Being Incarcerated By The Tesla Model Y
The GV70 is Genesis’ first compact-luxury SUV, and it is a fantastic package overall. It is based on the G70 sedan, which means it has a sporty cred to it. And, Genesis being a luxury brand, you get all the bells and whistles as well. There are two engine options on offer, one being a four-pot turbo engine, and the other, a twin-turbo V-6.
Sam from Sam ‘CarLegion’ brought in a V-6 GV70 to take on a Tesla Model Y for a couple of drag races and a rolling race. The Model Y, being an EV, was going to be the winner for sure, but did the GV70 put up a good fight before going down? Let’s find out.
The Lamborghini Huracan EVO Smiles With Tears In Its Eyes As It Helplessly Watches The Model X Plaid Destroy It
Ever since the Tesla Model S Plaid came out, it has been on a spree, embarrassing every other car it faces in straight-line races. Tesla came out with the performance Plaid version of its SUV, the Model X as well, sometime back. While it might not be as quick as its sedan sibling, it is still mighty quick to take on some of the hottest supercars from the present era. Its latest rival – or shall we say, a victim – is the Lamborghini Huracan EVO, and the Model X Plaid shows no mercy whatsoever.
Did FORD Just Put Elon Musk’s ’SeXY CARS’ Grand Plan To Bed?
The Ford Motor Company has announced the division of its electric vehicle (BEV) manufacturing activities, from that of its internal combustion engine (ICE) or gasoline automobile production into two separate entities. ‘Ford e’ will be the name of the American brand’s electric car division.
This Vs Plaid: A 1,500-HP Chevrolet Silverado Attempts To Rain On The Tesla Model S Plaid’s Parade
Hoonigan’s “This vs Plaid” series continues to search for the Tesla Model S Plaid’s limits. This time, they pit the high-performance EV against a highly-modified Chevrolet Silverado that’s barely street-legal. The same Tesla already lost to a 1,700 horsepower Audi R8, but now, a 1,500 horsepower Chevy Silverado wants to have a go at it. Will LS power prevail?
This Tesla Model X Plaid vs Porsche 911 Turbo S Drag Race Is Modern-Day David vs Goliath, But With A Twist!
Brooks recently got a Tesla Model X Plaid on his YouTube channel and did some quarter-mile sprints to see how quick it is. As expected, it scored some pretty good numbers. In its best run, it recorded a 0-60 mph time of 2.36 seconds and a quarter-mile time of 9.754 seconds.
To show that might over other cars, the Model X Plaid went up against the 992 Porsche 911 Turbo S. There’s no way the German is winning, and that shows how powerful and insane the Model X Plaid is. How often do you see a Porsche 911 Turbo S enter a race as the underdog?
Fastest SUV In The World
Now an SUV comes with the added advantage of being practical, however, what does this mean for the rational folks out there who’ve had to sacrifice their mid-engined sports car or coupe for a lumbering SUV. Well, manufacturers have addressed this with the performance SUV. But which one is the fastest one out there, well that is a race that is constantly evolving as manufacturers will go to any length to lay claim to that crown.
HOLY SH*T! The Tesla Model X Plaid Recorded A Sub-10-Second Quarter-Mile Time
Brooks from ‘DragTimes’ has raced his Tesla Model S Plaid against a lot of supercars in the last eight months. This time, he got behind the wheel of another performance Tesla – the Model X Plaid. It doesn’t take a genius to tell that this is going to be insanely fast as well, but sometimes seeing the actual numbers can surprise you. This Tesla Model X Plaid clocked a sub-10-second quarter-mile time and a 0-60 mph time quicker than what Tesla claims, which is mighty impressive for a three-row SUV that weighs over 5,000 pounds!
Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta Conquers The Deadliest Road In America
YouTuber CGP Grey recently took his dad’s Tesla Model 3, on what is often dubbed as America’s deadliest Road. CGP himself wasn’t going to drive, but he was going to let Tesla’s latest self-driving Beta software do it for him on the road in question? The U.S. Route 129 is supposed to be one of the most treacherous pieces of tarmac in the entire country.
This Modified Yamaha Banshee Gives The Tesla Plaid Some Serious Stick
The World’s Top Three Quickest Production Sedans Get Together On The Drag Strip For A Meet-And-Greet
After pitting the Lucid Air against the Tesla Model S Plaid and the Porsche Taycan individually, Brooks from DragTimes finally got these most powerful production sedans together to the drag strip to see how they fare against each other. It won’t take a rocket scientist to figure out who will win this race, but this is the first time we’re seeing the three EVs get together. This right here, people, is the future!
The Tesla Model S Plaid Is Looking For More Victims, And DDE’s Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Wants To Be Next
Another day, another Hoonigan drag race. The Tesla Model S Plaid keeps giving our favorite, internal combustion engine performance cars a run for their money. This time, Damon from Daily Driven Exotics brought a Lamborghini Aventador SVJ to go up against the Tesla Model S Plaid. Can the flagship V-12 Lambo break the Plaid’s winning streak?
Plaid vs Plaid: How Much More Faster Is The Model S Plaid Over The Plaid SUV?
Now for this one, you don’t have to be a nerd to figure out that the Model S Plaid has an edge here. That is a fact. Not only is the sedan lighter than the Model X Plaid, but it is also far more aerodynamic. We need no CD values to confirm that. Just looking at the two vehicles is sufficient.
Tesla’s Warranty Detailed (2022)
Tesla vehicles are the embodiment of the future of mobility on four wheels. But with all this technological wizardry and seamless integration on board, even a minor fault can quickly turn into a catastrophic money pit. So in this article, we shall take an in-depth look at Tesla’s factory warranty and we will try to walk you through the kind of coverage that one can expect with a Tesla EV.
We shall also look at options for extended protection and even explore some of the best third-party extended warranty options to safeguard your Tesla’s electric drivetrain.
Elon Musk Says Facelifted Tesla Model X’s Rollout Was Horrible
The facelifted Tesla Model X was officially unveiled alongside the Model S in January of 2021, but to prepare for its launch, the production of the pre-facelift Model X was suspended in December 2020. Unfortunately, the facelifted Model X did not reach customers until October 2021, and this has led Elon Musk to admit that they "dropped the ball badly" on the Model X’s production.
A 1,700 Hp Twin-Turbo Audi R8 Attempts To Destroy a Tesla Model S Plaid
In 2021, one thing became perfectly clear – the Tesla Model S Plaid is fast. That said, the challenges keep coming and Hoonigan has, once again, staged a drag race between the insanely quick EV and a highly-modified supercar. This time, it’s a 1,700-horsepower, twin-turbo Audi R8 and the results are interesting.
Can A Base Model X Hold Its Ground Against The High-Performance Trackhawk?
Okay, it’s no surprise that with SUVs now the vehicle of choice for most buyers, these family haulers are now frequently spotted at the drag strip as well.
This time around, an older generation Tesla Model X takes on a high-performance, fire-breathing Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The video was put out by the Wheels YouTube channel. Let’s see if the Tesla holds its ground against the Jeep?
Nearly 9 Out Of 10 Cars Sold In This Country Were EVs
Electric vehicle (EV) sales in the United States still represent a drop in the bucket. Based on the data released by Cox Automotive, 487,460 EVs were sold in 2021. While that only accounts for 9.7-percent of all the vehicles sold last year, that still represents a 79.9-percent increase compared to 2020. The situation for EVs is vastly different in Norway, however, where nearly nine out of 10 new cars sold last month were EVs.
Drag Race: In A Surprising Turn Of Events, A BMW M340i Beats The Tesla Model 3 Performance P3 Fair-And-Square!
If the recent history is to go by anything, EVs always destroy internal combustion-engined cars on the drag strip. The Tesla Model S Plaid led this charge and has destroyed many beloved supercars since it came out. So, naturally, when we heard about a Tesla Model 3 Performance P3 taking on a BMW M340i, we assumed it would slaughter the latter with ease. But, in a surprising plot twist, the BMW M340i didn’t just manage to hold its ground, it actually defeated the EV in every race comprehensively. However, there was a reason why it was able to do so…
The Last-Gen Tesla Model X Shows The Latest EVs Who’s The Boss
Now, if you follow us regularly, you know that we love the drag races featured on CarWow. All-electric face-offs are now a thing apparently, and the last one had the best EV sedans go up against each other.
This time, Mat Watson and his team had a bunch of all-electric crossovers, that you’d see on a typical school run, max it out on a runway. Let’s look at the contenders, shall we?
What is the Cheapest Tesla?
Tesla’s cheapest offering is the Model 3 which retails from $38,990. The car comes with a very clean cabin with almost no buttons at all, a 15-inch touchscreen that dominates the center console, and a spacious cabin overall. The standard range trim offers you 220 miles on a full charge, whereas the Long Range offers 310 miles on a single charge. The latter trim takes 5.1 seconds to sprint to 60 mph from a standstill before losing breath at 140 mph.
What is the Sportiest Tesla?
Tesla has a spectacular range of products, but the Roadster is clearly the sportiest product from the stable. It has been in news ever since its launch back in 2007. The Roadster boasts some ridiculous figures, such as 0-60 mph in 1.9 seconds, a top speed of 250 mph, and can cover 620 miles on a single charge. Interestingly, Musk sent his Roadster in outer space as part of the Space X project. In other news, Musk also said that the car will come with rocket thrusters. If this is not sporty, I don’t know what is.
What is the Most Popular Tesla?
The Model 3 is the most popular Tesla. The American startup sold over 10,000 examples of it in April 2019. It is also the cheapest model in the company’s range.
What is the Most Expensive Tesla?
Tesla has redefined the EV segment with not just quality electric products that are good for a daily commute, but are also a hoot and a half to drive. However, this comes at a price. The company’s Model S Performance retails at $90,115, whereas the Model S Performance trim is priced at $95,115. TheModel X Performance is the fastest production SUV, as it takes just 2.7 seconds to touch 60 mph from a standstill. It has also attained the highest safety ratings ever.
What is the Fastest Tesla?
The Model S P100D in Ludicrous Model is the fastest mainstream vehicle from the stable when it goes all guns blazing. The car takes merely 2.4 seconds to reach the 60 mph mark and can go all way up to 163 mph. It comes with an all-wheel-drive system and can go up to 340 miles on a single charge. The Model S takes just 15 min to replenish the battery with enough energy to cover 130 miles.
Are Tesla Cars Reliable?
Despite boasting some amazing crash test ratings, which generally instils a certain amount of faith in the brand, Tesla is actually not known for its long term reliability. The company offers four years warranty on the car and eight years on the battery, but was ranked 27th out of 29 automakers by Consumer Reports in 2018. Tesla has a habit of changing the hardware and the software on a frequent basis and that fluctuates the reliability to a large extent.