The Tesla Model S P85D has 691 horsepower can go from 0 to 60 MPH 3.2 seconds. That’s fast, but how’s it stack up against other supercar competitors?
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The stream of awesome, DIY Volvos continues with this 242DL packing more than 800 twin-turbo Viper-sourced horsepower under its boxy hood. Flying bricks go!
Cars.com has been doing a survey that determines which cars are actually “American made”. The answer is…..not many.
If you’ve ever wanted to see a Tesla race a Lamborghini, this is the video for you…as long as you don’t expect the electric car to win *every* race
Most electric vehicles are slow, practical affairs designed for a pedestrian life of going from point A to point B in a leisurely, efficient fashion. But not the Tesla Model S, a performance electric sedan that has the same acceleration as many supercars. Don’t believe us? Watch this video of a Model S sedan handily defeating a Dodge Viper SRT10 at the drag strip this past weekend.
Last week, British “boutique” car-builder Bristol was saved from the global carpocalypse purchased by Frazer-Nash – ensuring that fans of the marque (and Bristol owners!) have good reason for optimism. Green-car fans can find something to be happy about in this news as well: Frazer-Nash has recently been applying its own historic name to advanced […]
Jaguar Land Rover has scooped a big slice of $80m in grants made available by the UK government’s Technology Strategy Board to further low and zero carbon motoring. The grants were shared out between six projects; Jaguar are the lead developer for three of them and a consortium partner for another one. All consortium partners […]
There are lots of ways our government is trying to gently nudge (or coerce) automakers into making more fuel efficient cars. There are of course the upgraded CAFE standards, which demand a fleet-wide fuel economy average for cars of 35.5 mpg by 2016. The Feds have also given out billions in low-interest loans to electric […]