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Tesla quietly released the longest-range electric car in the world

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In the tech industry, it's common practice to send out an embargoed press release when releasing anything more exciting than a bug fix. But in Tesla's world, things work a little different.

Early Friday morning, Tesla updated its website to add the Model S 100D, the extended-range version of the new P100D and now the longest-range EV in the world. In typical secretive Tesla fashion, the news didn't get so much as one single Tweet.

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Chris Mills

January 20th

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Tesla Model S owner gets stranded in the desert for the craziest of reasons

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In a bizarre story that gently reminds us that too much technology can sometimes be a bad thing, a Tesla Model S owner named Ryan Negri recently found himself stranded in the Nevada desert after deciding to leave his key fob at home. In its place, Negri brought along his trusty iPhone which can just as easily start the car via Tesla's Keyless Driving feature.

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Yoni Heisler

January 17th

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The Tesla Model S P100D has smashed another record with a blistering 10.76 second quarter-mile

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When we talk about how fast Tesla's are, we tend to focus on how fast Tesla's vehicles can go from 0-60. The recently released Tesla Model S P100D, for example, is an absolute rocket and can go from 0-60 in 2.5 seconds flat. Understandably proud, Tesla CEO Elon Musk appropriately calls the Model S P100D the fastest production car in the world. But here's the thing: nobody in the real world really lives in a universe where 0-60 time even matters. And yet, we're still overly concerned with 0-60 times as if getting up to that speed in 2.5 seconds as opposed to 3 seconds is all that important or significant. Even the brilliant Vin Diesel eschews the 0-60 metric and instead chooses to live his life a quarter mile at a time. Sure, the quarter mile time is just as pointless as 0-60, but in the interest of spicing things up a bit, the enterprising folks over at DragTimes were up to their old tricks again this weekend when they took a Tesla Model S P100D on a record-setting quarter-mile run.

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Yoni Heisler

October 26th

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Tesla Model S sales are not nearly as impressive they seem, report claims

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One of the more commonly held assumptions about Tesla is that the Model S absolutely owns the U.S. market for large luxury sedans. As we highlighted just last week, recently tabulated data revealed that the Model S moved an estimated 9,156 units last quarter, easily trouncing the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and BMW's 7-Series which each moved 4,921 and 3,634 units, respectively.

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Yoni Heisler

October 24th

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Tesla’s Model S P100D is always insanely fast, even in the rain

Tesla Model S P100D
We've long known that Tesla knows how to manufacture incredibly fast cars with jaw-dropping acceleration, but the company really outdid itself when it introduced the P100D this past August. As if the Model S P90D weren't fast enough already, Tesla's new top of the line Model S can now blast from 0-60 MPH in just 2.5 seconds in Ludicrious Mode. What's more, the car can go from 0-100 in 6.5 seconds and can complete a quarter-mile in 10.7 seconds flat.

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Yoni Heisler

October 19th

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LAPD may roll out a Tesla Model S police car as soon as 2017

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A few months ago, we reported that the Los Angeles Police Department was contemplating adding a few Tesla Model S vehicles to their fleet. With Tesla loaning the LAPD two Model S P85D vehicles for evaluation, LAPD Police Administrator Vartan Yegiyan explained that the underlying goal was to determine how the luxury sedan would perform in a city environment and to ascertain any benefits and drawbacks it would introduce as an everyday patrol car. What's more, the LAPD also indicated that they were evaluating the Tesla Model S' capabilities as a high-pursuit vehicle, altogether not terribly surprising the Model S' reputation for speed.

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Yoni Heisler

October 18th

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Tesla still trouncing the competition in the U.S. luxury sedan market

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For as much as we talk established companies like Porsche and BMW going after Tesla in the EV market, it's important not to overlook the fact that Tesla's Model S continues to dominate the U.S. luxury sedan market on the whole. With Tesla Model S sales on the rise, and having increased by nearly 60% year over year, the Model S during Q3 of 2016 was more than 4 times as popular as the BMW 7-Series.

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Yoni Heisler

October 16th

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Watch Tesla’s blazing fast Model S P100D race a Lamborghini Huracan

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Last month, Tesla wowed the automotive world when it unveiled a new Model S with a 100kWh battery option. With the new P100D option, Tesla's top of the line Model S is an absolute beast and can go from o-60 MPH in just 2.5 seconds in Ludicrous Mode. As Tesla CEO Elon Musk apprpriately boasted, the P100D is the fastest production car on the planet. With Model S P100D deliveries now underway, we're already seeing videos showcasing what Tesla's latest speed demon can do out on the road. During a brief performance review, DragTimes last week confirmed the car's incredible 0-60 time while also observing that it can go from 0-100 in 6.5 seconds flat and is capable of completing a quarter-mile in a blazing fast 10.7 seconds.

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Yoni Heisler

September 19th

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Will.i.am’s Telsa Model S mod is the actual definition of Ludicrous

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Will.i.am of The Black Eyed Peas is a jack of all trades. Aside from his many music related ventures, the popular recording artist has a knack for showing up everywhere and, over the past few years, has dabbled in acting, fashion, smartphones and an array of other varied ventures. You might even remember, for example, that the singer back in 2014 released a widely derided smartwatch that many quickly proclaimed was the worst tech gadget of the year. While such a failure might have ruined lesser men, it’s hard to keep Will.i.am down. After all, with an estimated net worth of $75 million, Will.i.am is certainly capable of handling a few business missteps here and there.

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Yoni Heisler

August 31st

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Two Model S cars were stolen despite Tesla’s advanced tech

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You’d have thought that nobody can steal your Tesla thanks to its advanced tracking system. Thieves foolish enough to try to get away with it could be easily caught with the help of the on-board GPS. However, that’s not really the case. Tesla cars are incredibly valuable, which means thieves will do whatever it takes to grab one and leave no traces behind. In fact, at least two such thefts have already been reported in Europe.

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Chris Smith

August 23rd

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