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Tesla Model S Out-Drags BMW M5 0-100 MPH

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by KenLyns, Oct 16, 2012.

  1. Oct 16, 2012 at 4:46 PM
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvHTN0Yi1t4

    Competing at the high end, the Model S actually looks viable:
    This is the model with the 300 mile-range battery.
     
  2. Oct 16, 2012 at 4:51 PM
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    M5 all day .
     
  3. Oct 16, 2012 at 4:54 PM
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    I'd still rather have an M5, but damn, that's impressive.
     
  4. Oct 16, 2012 at 5:12 PM
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    I don't know if this is a result of Tesla getting better, or BMW getting worse...

    What's better, fake V10 engine sounds playing from the speakers, or electric motor whine?
     
  5. Oct 16, 2012 at 5:14 PM
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    Burgman

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    The rest of the title should say... and then the tesla needed a recharge
     
  6. Oct 16, 2012 at 5:15 PM
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    Technically it's twin turbo V8 fake sounds haha.

    I don't think it's as much of BMW getting worse as it is people not really associating electric cars with being able of great performance. Tesla already showed that some with the Roadster, and this shows they're just getting better and not all electric cars have to be something like the Nissan Leaf.
     
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