Source: Tesla Motors
quote: They're betting that by making a good looking EV that's faster and roomier than its similarly priced gas competitors, they can capture a decent market share. It already happened with the Model S in the large performance sedan segment.
quote: If the Model S was an ICE vehicle, nobody would buy it.
quote: The acceleration of the Model S isn't all that "useful" either, because hard driving DESTROYS the battery capacity and quickly.
quote: The Model S is a well built car, don't get me wrong. If you don't mind the fact that at any moment it could spontaneously combust and burn your garage down. Has the interior quality and amenities of a Honda Accord, and needs massive Government aid to be possible.