Hellcat Beats Tesla In Rematch Drag Race; Muscle Car Guys Rejoice

Two of the top American performance cars right now couldn’t be more different: one is the all-electric, all-insane Tesla Model S P85D, and the other is the old-school ferocious Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. When the two faced off in a drag race in January, the Hellcat’s defeat was infamous. A few days ago, the… » 4/07/15 5:06pm 4/07/15 5:06pm

You Can Buy A Convertible Tesla Model S Because Why The Hell Not

Do you yearn for the top-down thrill of a convertible, but hate the fact that conventional thinking has you in something that belches CO2 emissions and only comes in two doors? Fret no more, concerned citizen, a firm in California has made the dream you never knew you had into the reality you never knew you needed. » 3/17/15 6:48pm 3/17/15 6:48pm

The Next Great Tesla Fighter Might Come From... Porsche?

In the electric car game, and possibly even in the luxury sedan game, the Tesla Model S is like the best gunslinger in the Old West right now. And that means tons of competitors are lining up to try and take it down, like Chevrolet and BMW. But if this rumor is true, the most plausible Tesla fighter could very well… » 2/16/15 12:14pm 2/16/15 12:14pm

This Tesla Model S Spec Is How You Do Automotive 'Fan Videos'

Okay, so, I don't now much about Specs. In fact, I had to ask Torchy exactly what the heck a Spec was, but I have made some pretty awesome anime music videos in my time, so I understand the labors of love that are fan videos. And the folks at Digital Giant apparently really, really love the Tesla Model S. » 2/14/15 1:00pm 2/14/15 1:00pm

This Dude Scares The Crap Out Of Everyone In His Tesla P85D

You should know by now that the Tesla Model S P85D is not messing around when it comes to performance. Thanks to dual motor all-wheel drive, 691 horsepower and a zero to 60 mph time of 3.2 seconds, it's one of the most crushingly fast cars you can get in 2015. It's also great for scaring the shit out of your friends… » 1/26/15 10:05pm 1/26/15 10:05pm

Why Are All These Tesla Owners Recording Themselves Breaking The Law?

Tesla's always been for weirdos. For nerds. For technogeeks, and the kind of people that read Gizmodo. For Tesla Man. But judging by the amount of videos we've been inundated with over the past few weeks (at least three or four!), is the Tesla Model S P85D the first electric car ever truly loved by street racing… » 1/22/15 9:55pm 1/22/15 9:55pm

Tesla Promises "Torque Sleep" For D Models, Higher Top Speed

When Tesla unveiled The D in October, Elon Musk promised a boost in range over the original rear-wheel drive model thanks to the ability of the dual-motor Model S to optimize output for maximum efficiency. It's called "torque sleep" and Tesla is promising to deliver the feature by the end of next month. » 12/30/14 3:15pm 12/30/14 3:15pm

Here's Why The Tesla Model S Is The #1 Selling Car In Norway

The Tesla Model S has a bunch of great things going for it, but there's definitely a weird facet of it's sales strategy that is a little funky. The car's second largest market, in the entire world, is Norway. Little, tiny Norway. In fact, it's the best-selling car there overall. And here's the reason why. » 10/27/14 3:00pm 10/27/14 3:00pm