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Prototype Tesla Model S “Plaid” (Available 2020) Breaks 4-Door Sedan Lap Record At Laguna Seca (Video)

September 12th, 2019 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Proving the superior performance of electric vehicles, a prototype Tesla Model S with "Plaid powertrain and chassis" has broken the outright 4-door sedan lap record at the famous Laguna Seca Raceway, in a time of 1:36.555. Elon Musk has confirmed that this version of the Model S will go into series production around a year from now, and the same powertrain option will also be made available for the Tesla Model


Elon Musk Announces Plaid Performance Upgrade To Tesla Model S, X, & Roadster!

September 12th, 2019 | by Paul Fosse

Elon tweeted earlier in the evening a clear reference to both Spaceballs and Tesla's upcoming power boost for the coming Tesla Roadster: "The only thing beyond Ludicrous is Plaid." In a followup tweet, he noted that the Plaid option would be available on the Model S and Model X as well as the Roadster. When Marques Brownlee noted that we are going to need details, Elon replied "Soon." Tantalizing



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