Tesla Model S: the safest car in the world? (Probably is)

August 21st, 2013 Comments Off on Tesla Model S: the safest car in the world? (Probably is)

The Tesla Model S electric car has earned the best safety rating ever in American tests

The TeslaAnother ILS tech startup development: Charge your Car In minutes.... Read more ... » ModelToo good to not* mention: Volvo Plugin (#ev hybrid) V60 - 49g/km CO2 and nearly 150mpg in Hybrid, while Power can deliver 0-62mph in just 6.2 seconds!. Read more ... » S electricClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... » luxury carClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... » has achieved the highest scoreAnother Volvo Success: Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - highest safety score ever for an electrified car in Euro NCAP. Read more ... » ever in USNEWS: New Generation of 2013 (125Mile range) Electric #Nissan #LEAF Model announced. Read more ... » safetyLighter, better density electric battery for small #electricCar is SmartBatt's goal. Read more ... » tests, according to its manufacturer.

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Tesla, which is based in Palo AltoNew Energy-Dense Battery Could Enable Long-Distance Electric Cars. Read more ... », California, claims the Model SFinally : A Tesla Model S Test Drive by evmeerkat #electricCar London Ride. Read more ... » achieved a newKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » combined record of 5Its excitingly close: Tesla Model S delivered to first European customers. Read more ... ».4The UK will get versions of the #Tesla #EV Model S from around mid-2013 @ ~ £45k. Read more ... » stars in independent tests by the National Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationTesla Revenue Expected to Exceed Guidance by 20% in Fourth Quarter. Read more ... » (NHTSAI take it as good news: U.S. delays 'quiet car' rules for hybrids, electric cars. Read more ... »).

Although the NHTSA doesn’t publish a star rating above the maximum of five stars, these figures are provided to manufacturersWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... », and Tesla says that the Model S set a new record for the lowest likelihood of injury to occupants.

Tesla also says that the Model S offers considerably better rollover protection than its rivals. In independent tests the car refused to roll over via “normal methods”, it says, due to the low centreWishes answered: 4X4 and its a PlugIn Hybrid with 44g Co2/KM . Read more ... » of gravity created by its floor-mounted batteryAnother ILS tech startup development: Charge your Car In minutes.... Read more ... » pack.

It also claims that: “During validation of Model S roof crush protection at an independent commercial facilityApple hires Tesla's top self driving engineer for rival electric car project. Read more ... », the testing machine failed at just above 4g’s. While the exact numberThe Price, release date and spec details of the #BMW i3 electric car. Read more ... » is uncertain due to Model S breaking the testing machine, what this means is that at least four additional fully loaded Model S vehiclesSunderland Nissan #LEAF production begins today. Read more ... » could be placed on top of an owner#ElectricCar buyers are younger and more Affluent than hybrid owners. Read more ... »’s car without the roof caving in. This is achieved primarily through a centre (B) pillar reinforcement attached via aerospace grade bolts.”

The companyClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... » also pointsUK: Ecotricity expanding clean-energy, fast-charging network for #ElectricCar Electric Car with Nissan. Read more ... » out that the Model S’s lithium-ion battery did not catch fire during NHTSA testing, and says that no production Tesla modelNissan's 60-kWh, 200-Mile Battery Pack: What We Know So Far. Read more ... » has had a battery fire.

Rear-facing seats that fold upThe e-up! This fall of 2013: Volkswagen Unveils Its First Production Electric Car. Read more ... » from the bootStill The Cheapest Electric Car Lease: Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014 & premium trim) Deal. Read more ... » floor are an option for the Model S. Tesla says that when these are fitted, a special “double bumper” is fitted to provide better crash protection.

The Tesla Model SHello Electric Car: Event Introduces Area Drivers to Electric Vehicles. Read more ... » hasn’t been tested in Euro NCAP crash tests.

The fully electric Model S is powered by a 410bhp electric motor that gives a 0Tesla's $35,000 car will be called the Model 3. Read more ... »-60mph timeClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... » of 5.4 sec and a top speedClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... » of 125mph. It will be available in the UKStill The Cheapest Electric Car Lease: Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014 & premium trim) Deal. Read more ... » with two batteriesWarrantywise to offer cover for electric cars. Read more ... » – one that gives a maximum rangeToo good to not* mention: Volvo Plugin (#ev hybrid) V60 - 49g/km CO2 and nearly 150mpg in Hybrid, while Power can deliver 0-62mph in just 6.2 seconds!. Read more ... » of about 230 milesTesla Model S P85D Gets Price Slashed By $14,500, Range Now Listed At 285 Miles. Read more ... » and one that gives a 300-mileWhen VW unveils e-Up #ElectricCar ... Release scheduled for 2013. Read more ... » range.

UK deliveries (of right-hand drive carsClara Ford: What if we told you that this modern day ( #ElectricCar) miracle is almost 100 years old?. Read more ... ») will start in spring 2014. The Model S is expected to costStill The Cheapest Electric Car Lease: Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014 & premium trim) Deal. Read more ... » about £90,000 and it will be a rival for luxury saloons such as the AudiVolkswagen To Roll Out More Electric and Plug-In Cars By 2020. Read more ... » A8, Maserati Quattroporte and Mercedes-Benz S-class.

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