23. 11. 2017
Ilon Mask, CEO of the Tesla electric vehicle, last Thursday introduced a new, luxury car — the Tesla Roadster, which, he said, would become «the fastest production car».
(new versions are expected by next year)
The new electric vehicle Tesla accelerates to 100 km / h in 1.9 seconds. And it will be the first car to accelerate to a hundred in 2 seconds.
In addition, the car will be the fastest and in the acceleration from 0 to 160 km / h — in 4.2 seconds. It rides a quarter mile in 8.9 seconds. «For the first time, the serial car will finish the arrival by a quarter of a mile less than in 9 seconds,» Ilon said.
The maximum speed has not been announced, but it is known that more than 400 km / h!
The car will have a battery for 200 kilowatt hours. That is, a power reserve of 1000 km (per charge) at the speed allowed on the track! (another record)
In the «roadster» there will be three engines, i.e. it is all-wheel drive, one will be on the front axle, two on the rear axle.
Plus, the Tesla Roadster is a four-seater cabriolet with a removable roof. In the rear seats, of course, cramped, but the fact — four-seat!
Available Roadster will be in 2020. Its cost is $ 250,000. And while motorists all over the world admire the incredible aerodynamics, luxurious design and record characteristics of the novelties, Tesla will start accepting orders!