1. Elon Musk promises to take Tesla Model S to ‘Plaid’ with new powertrain  TechCrunch
  2. Mercedes' electric 'S-Class' - but will it be a Tesla Model S beater?  carwow
  3. Model S At The Nürburgring Has 7 Seats, Laguna Seca Record Revealed  Motor1.com
  4. Tesla Model S Fastest Lap at Laguna Seca  Tesla
  5. Tesla wants new Roadster supercar to break Nürburgring record next year  Electrek
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk promised a more powerful powertrain option in future Model S, Model X and the next-generation Roadster sports car that will push acceleration and speed beyond the current high bar known as Ludicrous mode. Musk tweeted Wednesday evening “the only thing beyond Ludicrous is Plaid,” a teaser to a higher performing vehicle […]Tesla CEO Elon Musk promised a more powerful powertrain option in future Model S, Model X and the next-generation Roadster sports car that will push acceleration and speed beyond the current high bar known as Ludicrous mode. Musk tweeted Wednesday evening “the only thing beyond Ludicrous is Plaid,” a teaser to a higher performing vehicle […]

Elon Musk promises to take Tesla Model S to ‘Plaid’ with new powertrain – TechCrunch

It seems Tesla is serious about setting a Nurburgring lap record with a Model S. In fact, these spy shots capture a modified Model S testing near the track.It seems Tesla is serious about setting a Nurburgring lap record with a Model S. In fact, these spy shots capture a modified Model S testing near the track.

Highly Modified Tesla Model S P100D+ Spotted Testing Near Nurburgring

Elon Musk says that Tesla will bring the new Roadster supercar to the Nürburgring racetrack to attempt to break the record. As we previously reported, following the recent launch of the Porsche Taycan, Musk appears to be on a mission to show that Tesla’s vehicles are still the highest-performing EVs available today. Last week, he […]

Tesla wants new Roadster supercar to break Nürburgring record next year - Electrek

“Model S just set record for fastest 4 door ever at Laguna Seca, video tmrw”

Elon Musk on Twitter: "Model S just set record for fastest 4 door ever at Laguna Seca, video tmrw"

“@alistairmilne But we probably won’t try for best lap time this week, as we need to review & tune Model S thoroughly for safety on Nürburgring, especially Flugplatz section”

Elon Musk on Twitter: "But we probably won’t try for best lap time this week, as we need to review & tune Model S thoroughly for safety on Nürburgring, especially Flugplatz section… https://t.co/cNvHml9CXW"

“*~ Some personal news ~* We lapped Laguna Seca @WeatherTechRcwy in 1:36.555 during advanced R&D testing of our Model S Plaid powertrain and chassis prototype (That’s a second faster than the record for a four-door sedan) https://t.co/OriccK4KCZ”

Tesla on Twitter: "*~ Some personal news ~* We lapped Laguna Seca @WeatherTechRcwy in 1:36.555 during advanced R&D testing of our Model S Plaid powertrain and chassis prototype (That’s a second faster than the record for a four-door sedan)… https://t.co/Ol49wN3kQ1"

“On the way to [priest] Uncle Richard’s funeral in Rancho Dominguez. (at @Tesla Supercharger in Kettleman City, CA) https://t.co/SC1bF3P2kA”

Steve Wozniak on Twitter: "On the way to [priest] Uncle Richard’s funeral in Rancho Dominguez. (at @Tesla Supercharger in Kettleman City, CA) https://t.co/SC1bF3P2kA"

Before participating at the Nürburgring’s Industry Pool testing, the Tesla Model S established a new record for itself back in the United States. As noted by Elon Musk on Twitter, the Model S just set a record for 4-door sedans around the Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, CA.  Musk’s Model S update was shared on […]

Tesla Model S sets record for fastest 4-door sedan lap time around Laguna Seca

Last week Elon Musk announced that Elon Musk would be taking on the Porsche Taycan’s EV speed record at Nürburgring, but given the special engineering of the Porsche most did not give the sedan car much odds. As usual, however, Elon Musk had a card up his sleeve, which he revealed today. The only thing […]

All Nürburgring bets are off as Elon Musk reveals Model S "Plaid Powertrain" - MSPoweruser

All Nürburgring bets are off as Elon Musk reveals Model S "Plaid Powertrain" - MSPoweruser

The eccentric billionaire and Space X founder, Elon Musk, might already have been crowned the king of geeks after a stunt he pulled by sending a Tesla car playing David Bowie's 1969 hit "Space Oddity” into outer space with a “Starman” dummy. However, he’s not stopping there, regularly reminding people who the alpha nerd on Twitter is.The eccentric billionaire and Space X founder, Elon Musk, might already have been crowned the king of geeks after a stunt he pulled by sending a Tesla car playing David Bowie's 1969 hit "Space Oddity” into outer space with a “Starman” dummy. However, he’s not stopping there, regularly reminding people who the alpha nerd on Twitter is.

Elon Musk's Tweet Reignites Area 51 Craze Online as Event to Storm Top-Secret US Base Cancelled - Sputnik International

Tesla is one step closer to producing a one million mile battery with applications from "robo-taxis," to vehicle-to-grid, to long haul trucking.

Tesla battery team breaks one million mile barrier – and the implications are huge | The Driven

Tesla is one step closer to producing a one million mile battery with applications from “robo-taxis,” to vehicle-to-grid, to long haul trucking.

Tesla battery team breaks one million mile barrier – and the implications are huge | The Driven

This is the Model S Tesla is going to use for its Nurburgring lap record attempt.

Angrier Tesla Model S P100D Spotted On The ‘Ring, Complete With Wide Fenders, Fat Tires And A Cage | Carscoops

Elon Musk revealed that auto enthusiasts will likely get their first real look at the all-electric Tesla pickup truck this November.Elon Musk revealed that auto enthusiasts will likely get their first real look at the all-electric Tesla pickup truck this November.

Elon Musk: A Tesla Pickup Truck Is ‘Most Likely’ Coming in November – Robb Report

Elon Musk revealed that auto enthusiasts will likely get their first real look at the all-electric Tesla pickup truck this November.

Elon Musk: A Tesla Pickup Truck Is ‘Most Likely’ Coming in November – Robb Report

Tesla has opened an online accessories store for Australian customers of the Model 3. Plus: What can you expect on the delivery day?

Tesla opens Australia accessories store for Model 3 | The Driven

Tesla has opened an online accessories store for Australian customers of the Model 3. Plus: What can you expect on the delivery day?

Tesla opens Australia accessories store for Model 3 | The Driven

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that they broke the fastest lap record for 4-door vehicles at Laguna Seca racetrack, and they are going to release a video about it soon. Following the recent launch of the Porsche Taycan, Musk appears to be on a mission to show that Tesla’s vehicles are still the highest-performance EVs […]

Tesla Model S breaks Laguna Seca lap records, says Elon Musk - Electrek

Tesla Delays Nürburgring Record Attempt Over Safety Concerns - Claims Laguna Seca Record Instead

Tesla Delays Nürburgring Record Attempt Over Safety Concerns - Claims Laguna Seca Record Instead - AutoSpies Auto News

We've just seen the first-ever images of a Tesla Model S P100D+, which appears to be a track monster and it will be offered to buyers as Plaid, above Ludicrous.We've just seen the first-ever images of a Tesla Model S P100D+, which appears to be a track monster and it will be offered to buyers as Plaid, above Ludicrous.

Tesla Model S P100D+ Plaid Charges To Life In New Photos