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2017 Tesla Model X P100D Review

The world’s fastest SUV is not a Porsche or a Range Rover or a BMW. It’s a Tesla Model X. Like its sedan sibling, the Model S, which leaves everything but 8 supercars in the world in the dust sprinting to 100km/h, the Model X takes performance SUV to a completely …

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Tesla range to get major hardware revisions almost annually

Traditionally manufacturers add incremental improvements to a cars design over the duration of its lifespan leaving much of the underlying electrical and mechanical systems the same as when it was first released. It’s a system that allows significant testing and ironing out of flaws before improvements make their way through …

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New Idle Fees for Tesla supercharger stations

As an increasing number of Tesla’s are hitting the roads owners have started to notice increased waiting times to pump fresh electrons into their cars at Supercharger stations. This is thanks to Tesla owners leaving their car in the Supercharger equipped parking bay once fully charged. Early adopters of Tesla …

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2017 Tesla Model S P90D Review

When a car maker calls its driving mode “Ludicrous” it must be dead serious about it. Found in the Tesla Model S P90D, Ludicrous mode transforms the electric car into the world’s quickest accelerating four-door sedan. We are talking zero to 100km/h in 3.0 seconds flat! And no, it’s not a wishful …

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No more free charging for Tesla owners from 2017

Tesla has announced that it will start charging owners a fee for using the Supercharger from 2017. Introduced four years ago, Tesla’s Supercharger network is the world’s fastest charging solution, enabling a full charge from empty in under 50 minutes. There are more than 4,600 Superchargers around the world today. …

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Tesla hints at glass roof and hidden performance for Model S P100D

The sky’s the limit. Introducing Model S with a new Glass Roof option for an incredible view https://t.co/bEYP8wqWfD pic.twitter.com/zmHT9nZcg6 — Tesla (@TeslaMotors) November 4, 2016 Straight from Elon Musk’s twitter feed comes hints of additional performance for the Tesla Model S P100D Ludicrous, their flagship model from the S line-up. …

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Full Self-Driving Tesla Drives and Parks Itself [video]

Last week, Tesla announced that all their vehicles being produced now have full self-driving hardware. In the press release, the company said the Model S, Model X and Model 3 will have the hardware needed for full self-driving capability “at a safety level substantially greater than that of a human …

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Tesla updates Autopilot: Seeing the World in Radar

Tesla has revamped its Autopilot semi-autonomous driving technology with an incremental update designed to improve collision prevention. The version 8.0 update will, for the first time, use the car’s onboard radar as a primary control sensor without requiring the camera to confirm visual image recognition. Previously, the radar was only used as a supplementary …

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Tesla rolls out Ludicrously Quick Model S and Model X P100D

As if the Model S P90D which can sprint from zero to 100km/h in 3 seconds is not quick enough, Tesla has advanced its flagship sedan even further with the introduction of the Model S P100D. The new top-of-the-range variant comes with a larger 100kWh battery, which not only increases …

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