Racing

Pirelli launches new ‘High-Load’ tire for EVs, and Lucid is first in line to try

Italian tire maker Pirelli is launching its new "high load" tire specific for Hybrid and all-electric vehicles and SUVs. The…

Tesla Model 3 is undefeated vs the Porsche Taycan Turbo S in Japan’s EV Grand Prix

Back when the Porsche Taycan was unveiled, Elon Musk remarked that the Tesla Model 3 Performance would probably win against…

Tesla Model S Plaid wins Pikes Peak’s Exhibition Class in dominating fashion

The excitement was palpable at the base of Pikes Peak as this year's racecars lined up for their attempt at…

Tesla Model S Plaid Pikes Peak racecar hits 136 mph in practice run at 14k feet

There are very few times where one can justify traveling 136 mph while driving on a mountain at 14,000 feet.…

Chipotle launches cool new video game featuring Tesla Model 3, and you could win one

Chipotle is launching a new Rewards Exchange program by introducing a new video game called the "Chipotle Race to Rewards…

Tesla Model S Plaid brakes mid-race to avoid getting kicked off drag strip, still dominates

Tesla owner Emmet Peppers is not a professional racer, but in a recent outing at the SMI Sonoma Raceway, the…

Tesla Model S Plaid racecar bares its fangs by overtaking hypercars in Laguna Seca

This weekend's Hypercar Invitational at Laguna Seca was, for the most part, an opportunity for professional racecar driver Randy Pobst…

Tesla fan Jay Leno takes the Model S Plaid for a record-breaking spin

Tesla fan and automotive enthusiast Jay Leno went from talking about the 1/4-mile record performance of the Model S Plaid…

Tesla Model S Plaid broke the 1/4-mile record, Jay Leno says

The Tesla Model S Plaid's rumored record-setting performance at the Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield, California, was confirmed by Jay Leno,…

Tesla Model S Plaid hits Laguna Seca with giant rear wing in run-up to first deliveries

Tesla is preparing for Model S Plaid deliveries as it is beginning the final testing phases of the Tri-Motor, all-electric…

Tesla’s slowest performance car slaughters a 760-hp GT500 in multiple races

The Tesla Model Y Performance is by no means a slow car. With its capability to hit highway speeds in…

Tesla is preparing the Plaid Model S to be the ultimate all-weather car

It's no secret Tesla's Plaid Model S is perhaps the most exciting product release in the automaker's short and storied…

Racing legend talks Teslas, EVs, and making history in America’s deadliest track

Last August, legendary racecar driver Randy "The Rocket" Pobst, arguably one of the most respected racers in the industry, took…

Tesla Roadster’s revolutionary wiper design secures U.S. Patent approval

The United States Patent Office has approved Tesla's revolutionary electromagnetic wiper design for the next-gen Roadster, documents show. U.S. Patent…

Tesla Model 3 race car by Unplugged sets sights on 2021 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Unplugged Performance has confirmed its attendance at the 2021 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, where the Model 3 it took last…

Tesla vs. Bugatti drag race highlights need for Plaid Model S and new Roadster

Amidst the announcements for the Tesla Model S Plaid and the next-generation Roadster, questions have been raised about the actual…

Tesla Model S bows to Porsche Taycan Turbo S in fairest drag race yet

The Tesla Model S Performance recently took on the Porsche Taycan Turbo S in a completely fair heads-up drag race,…

Tesla Model 3 takes on the Nurburgring, approaches Porsche Taycan-level lap time

Back in August 2019, Porsche made headlines when it revealed that its all-electric Taycan Turbo had been able to complete…

Tesla Model 3 soundly beats fossil fuel-powered rivals in Targa West Rally

The Tesla Model 3 Performance has proven itself to be a rather frightening force in rallies, after the all-electric sedan…

Polestar 2 can crush the Tesla Model 3 in a race — as long as it’s going in reverse

Being benchmarked against the best, bang-for-the-buck all-electric performance sedan in the market is a pain to deal with, especially if…