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Tesla Model S
Tesla Model S
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$69,900 - $93,400
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Car Type: Luxury large cars
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Tesla Model S Overview

The Tesla Model S is a great four-door luxury sporty car that happens to be electric. A large, low-slung hatchback, it easily seats five, or seven with the optional rear-facing jump seats. With its optional 85 kWh battery, the largest available, it can travel between 180 and 225 miles per charge and can be fully charged in as little as five hours on a dedicated Tesla connector. Performance is exceptional, with thrilling acceleration, pinpoint handling, and a comfortable ride. A huge iPad-like center screen controls many functions. Drawbacks include tight access, restricted visibility, and range limitations in cold weather. Reliability has been average.

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Tesla Blog Content
Discussing the influential Tesla Model S, Toyota Camry, and CarPlay
What makes a car influential? “Talking Cars with Consumer Reports” episode 51 looks at two new cars that have significant impact in very different ways, along with hot technology coming to a dash...
10 cars that the Tesla Model S outmuscles
Tesla Model S Gets AWD and AutopilotTesla Motors has advanced the Model S for 2015 with Autopilot active safety features and all-wheel drive. But perhaps the most jaw-dropping fact is the top-tier P85D now has 691 horsepower. Just ...
Tesla Model S gets AWD, Autopilot, and awesome acceleration
Tesla Model S 2013-2014 quick takeTesla Model S drifting at the Consumer Reports test trackTalking Cars: Episode 42For the first time, Tesla Motors has announced major hardware updates to its ground-breaking, top-scoring Model S electric car. First, the company responded to a longstanding criticism made by Co...
Tesla beams more goodness to the Model S
Tesla Model S Gets AWD and AutopilotTalking Cars: Episode 51Tesla Model S 2013-2014 quick takeTesla Model S: Problems After 15,000 MilesTesla Model S drifting at the Consumer Reports test track2013 Tesla Model S in testingOwning our 2012 Tesla Model S sometimes feels like possessing an Apple iPad that just happens to also be an electric car, thanks to fairly frequent software updates. The best part is: We don’t ha...
Tesla wants to sell you a used Model S
Tesla Model S: Problems After 15,000 MilesTesla Model S drifting at the Consumer Reports test track2013 Tesla Model S first driveTesla Model S battery fire fixWant to buy a Tesla cheap? You soon can. Tesla plans to offer a certified pre-owned program, just as it is rolling out upgraded Model S cars and preparing to launch additional models. "With the M...