Tesla Model S has set a world record for a quarter mile

"Hot" American cars in the pair committed two runs. In the first Model S off from Launch-control pointed to drag results in 11,235 seconds. Challenger Hellcat proved to be much faster and finished for 10,967 seconds. In the second race included "launch" helped Model S «cheerful" off the site, but to win it did not help – 11.09 seconds against 10,803 from the Challenger.

In the description of the roller Dragtimes channel – the author of the video – he said that the latest Tesla Model S P100D made a few more attempts. The result was the unofficial world record for a quarter of a mile for an electric vehicle – 10.76 seconds. However, on the exceptional abilities of Model S P100D is known officially.

Tesla Model S P100D

Recall, Tesla Model S in P100D modification is the most powerful version of the American electric vehicle. "Hundred" car to "battery" is gaining 2.7 seconds. Such dynamics can not boast of such supercars as Koenigsegg Regera (0? 100 km / h in 2.8 seconds), Ferrari LaFerrari (3.0 seconds), McLaren P1 (2.8 seconds) and the Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 SuperVeloce (2.8 seconds).

As for the Dodge Challenger Hellcat, the drag on the modification performed with the "eight» HEMI volume of 6.2 liters capacity of 717 horsepower. According to his passport up to 100 km / h compressor "monster" accelerates in 3.7 seconds. However, the car owner has prepared several car for arrival by acquiring the kit dregovyh Mopar wheels. It is possible that the machine has carried out some manipulations, which kept silent.

Recall a few days ago, Tesla announced a complete autopilot, which help the driver is not necessary. The new system will go unmanned piloting the database of all models of the American brand in 2017, the year. On the eve of a new technology startup has shown the first teaser of the future 900-strong electric sedan.