Watch Tesla’s souped-up Mannequin S beat the world’s quickest sedan
Tesla’s Mannequin S P85D is fast. Or is it quick? Can it’s each? Ever since Elon Musk unveiled the corporate’s speediest automotive ever, it is turn out to be the trendy factor to take the P85D to a drag strip and pit it towards some previous-faculty fuel-powered muscle. Autoblog did the identical, selecting the all-American Dodge Charger Hellcat (the world’s quickest sedan) because the Mannequin S’ opponent. Now, it isn’t the primary time that these automobiles have gone head-to-head over 1 / 4 mile, however once they first met, the 707-horsepower Hellcat had such a dismal run that it wanted an official rematch with a greater driver behind the wheel. There is a useful rationalization on the distinction between being quick and being fast originally of the video, however in case you simply need the motion, merely hit the play button under. As for the result… nicely, that’d be spoiling it, however let’s simply say that a quarter of a mile is not fairly lengthy sufficient for one among these automobiles.