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Published on January 3rd, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan


Tesla P85D Takes On Turbometal, Or Vice Versa (Video)

January 3rd, 2016 by  

Apparently, there’s a popular media outlet in Hungary called Turbometal Motorblog. Apparently, the dudes behind it like to have fun. Apparently, someone handed them a Tesla Model S P85D for a few days to have such fun. The video they produced is brilliant, so I’m popping it in below. First, though, an intro from “mrdoubleb” of the Tesla Motors Club forum (also Hungarian) is worth a quick read:

Some of my crazier fellow countrymen (who run the car/motoring blog Turbometal Motorblog) got a P85D for a day and made the sweet little video below (subtitled in English).

Mind you, Teslas are not officially sold in Hungary, so they [borrowed] it from one of the few dozen people who imported it privately. Also, their video is made in a 70s-80s style — not just the coloring, but the clothes and most other cars in it too. This gives it a funny time travel feel as if you took a P85D back 30 years.

OK, now on to the video…



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is tryin' to help society help itself one word at a time. He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director, chief editor, and CEO. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, Canada, and Curaçao. Zach has long-term investments in Tesla [TSLA] — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in this company and feels like it is a good cleantech company to invest in. But he does not offer (explicitly or implicitly) investment advice of any sort on Tesla or any other company.

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