Tesla Mannequin S is getting even faster via a software program replace
Should you did not assume that Tesla’s Mannequin S P85D was bonkers sufficient, you are in for a deal with. Elon Musk has revealed that the already speedy electrical sedan is getting a software program replace that may enhance its zero-60MPH acceleration time by a tenth of a second, to three.1 seconds. That will not sound like a lot, however that makes the Mannequin S as fast off the mark as McLaren’s MP4-12C supercar. The ‘common’ P85 may even get a lift, Musk says, though it will not be “fairly as a lot.” No, this would possibly not be information to aftermarket tuners used to wringing out extra efficiency by way of code, nevertheless it’s enjoyable to assume that a manufacturing unit firmware improve could possibly be the important thing to profitable a drag race.
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Tesla P85D zero to 60mph acceleration will enhance by ~zero.1 sec quickly by way of over-the-air software program replace to inverter algorithm
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 29, 2015