Carmaker Tesla Motors Inc. launched new versions of its electric cars: the Model S sedan and Model X crossover, the press service of the company.
“Cars equipped with a more powerful battery with a capacity of 100 kilowatts per hour. P100D Model S accelerates to 60 miles (96 km) per hour in 2.5 seconds, and the Model X P100D – the same 2.9 seconds,” said the company.
Tesla said that Model S P100D – third among commercially available machines. Faster only LaFerrari and Porsche 918 Spyder.
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“But these two-door sports cars, but there are some: small trunk, they are produced in limited edition and cost about $1 million At the same time, full electric and four-wheel drive Model S electric car P100D – four door, seats five adults and two children and has a big trunk,” added Tesla.
Upgraded electric car Model S can travel almost 507 km without recharging, and Tesla X – 465 km.
Customers who ordered previous version of Model S – P90D, but so far have not received it, you can go for a 100 kWh pack for $10 000. And those who already use electric vehicles – for $20,000, the company said.
Tesla said that due to the sales of their expensive models of the Model S and Model X, the company can afford to develop and launch a more affordable version of the machine, such as Model 3.