The Tesla Model S takes several years to show their amazing abilities and performance despite being an electric vehicle . Now comes with an update that manages to make even faster to the jewel in the crown of Elon Musk, company owner. For all those with a Model S P85D may be renewed equipping the update P90D .
For $ 5,000 the Model S will be equipped with a new battery of 90 kWh , increasing their autonomy in some 15 miles (24 kilometers) to let in a total of 300 miles (482 kilometers). But more surprising is that it also offers “Ludicrous Speed Upgrade” , an update that $ 10,000 Extra gets catapult the performance of Model S to the absolute limits until now.
As the name suggests, this mode “ridiculous” gets boost acceleration to the point of getting 0-100 km / h in just three seconds (ie 0-96 km / h in 2.8 seconds). Supercar figures subjecting the driver forces of 1.1 G during acceleration. This mode is achieved also walk the quarter mile 10.9 seconds and a top speed of 250 km / h .
With the full update the Tesla Model S P90D reach a total capacity of 772 horses . This comes from the combination of the rear engine 510 hp 262 hp plus that is mounted on the front. But also Tesla continues to announce new developments in other models. For those who want to acquire Model S 70D (70 kWh battery and a single electric motor) will benefit from a reduction in price $ 5,000 .
Finally, also announced that the ‘Ludicrous’ mode will be available in the Model X , whose first deliveries are scheduled September . In this way you will get the 0-100 km / h in 3.5 seconds. Musk also confirmed the arrival of Tesla Model 3 “in just over two years” and the arrival of the next generation Tesla Roadster in four years.
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Tesla Model S
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Section A new update enables the Tesla Model S go from 0-100 km / h in 3 seconds has been originally published in Current Motor.