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Tesla Model S P85D Drag Racing Video Compilation

Sure, I know. We have all seen dozens, if not hundreds, of videos showing a Tesla Model S P85D outgunning any number of exotic (and expensive) cars in drag racing. It has faced off against virtually every gasoline-powered car on the planet and won. It has even beaten polo ponies and could probably get the […]

September 12th

Tesla Model S Showdown (Video)

First of all, street racing is not recommended in any fashion. On the positive side, in this case, it doesn’t look to me like the drivers here don’t surpass the speed limit while testing their acceleration against one another. They step on their respective pedals for a few seconds but then slow down and go […]

August 28th

Tesla P85D vs BMW i8 (Videos)

The good folks at Drag Times recently put the two quickest production electric cars against each other — the BMW i8 and the Tesla Model S P85D. The BMW i8 reportedly goes from 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds, while the P85D (without the Ludicrous upgrade) gets there in 3.1 seconds. But what do the two really […]

July 21st

NEDRA Launches EV Bracket Racing Points Competition

Since 1997, the National Electric Drag Racing Association has been America’s official electric drag racing timekeeper and sanctioning organization. This year NEDRA is launching its inagural Points Championship Series, based on a bracket racing format that focuses on giving EV drivers a racing series they can compete in, whether they drive a stock Nissan LEAF […]

Ferrari F12 Lines Up Against Tesla P85D

Few people expected Tesla to unveil a 691 horsepower electric supercar last fall, but that’s exactly what Elon Musk gave us with the Model S P85D. Even with its nearly 5,000 pound curb weight, the 691 horsepower Tesla P85D can outpace cars like the Challenger Hellcat and even a Lamborghini Aventador, at least for the […]

March 10th