Racing

Tesla Model S Plaid gives the P100D killer a headstart in drag race, dominates anyway

Back in 2017, the drag strip was haunted by a dual-motor all-wheel-drive electric car that was capable of humbling supercars…

Ultra Runner, inspired by Tesla, successfully outlasts Model 3 in 242-mile endurance race

For a long time, Teslas have been the standard of electric vehicles, especially in range measurements. It was only until…

Ford F-150 Lightning to lead NASCAR Cup Series to green flag this weekend

The Ford F-150 Lightning has been chosen as the official Pace Car for this weekend's NASCAR Cup Series race at…

Tesla Model 3 with bolt-on parts matches Porsche 911 GT2 RS record at Buttonwillow

Elon Musk was not kidding when he stated that Tesla does not make slow cars. Case in point: the Model…

Tesla Model X Plaid misses launch against Lamborghini Huracan EVO, still dominates

A Tesla Model X Plaid recently went head-to-head against a Lamborghini Huracan EVO in a quarter-mile race. While the all-electric…

Updated: Tesla Model S Plaid’s 8.94-sec quarter-mile pass at 156 mph earns praise from Musk

Update: A later statement from @situation_coyote, the Model S Plaid's owner, has revealed that the 8.94-second quarter-mile pass was partly…

Tesla Model S Plaid accidentally starts drag race in reverse, wins anyway

A Tesla Model S Plaid involved in a drag race against a Chevrolet 2600 HD Diesel truck accidentally started the…

Tesla Model S Plaid to make TV debut on ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ on November 10

The Tesla Model S Plaid will make its television debut on an episode of "Jay Leno's Garage" on November 10th.…

Tesla Model S Plaid returns to Nürburgring with active rear spoiler and ‘Track Pack’

Tesla's insane Model S Plaid active spoiler has been spotted at the Nürburgring racetrack in Germany. Tesla has been attempting…

Tesla Model S Plaid sets Nürburgring track record

Tesla CEO Elon Musk just confirmed that the Model S Plaid set the production vehicle record at the Nürburgring in…

Tesla Model S Plaid at 20% battery after 40 quarter-mile runs is still a monster

Back when the Taycan Turbo S was released, Porsche made it a point to highlight that the all-electric sports car…

Tesla Model S Plaid soundly exorcises the Dodge Demon in the quarter-mile

There's just something quite satisfying about a four-door family sedan stomping a purpose-built production drag car despite the latter getting…

Tesla Model S Plaid and Rimac Nevera face off in world’s quickest production car drag race

When the Tesla Model S Plaid drag raced the Porsche Taycan Turbo S, it looked like a bout that was…

Ferrari is open to EVs like Lamborghini, but the timing has to be right

Italy's most notorious and prestigious car companies are open to electric vehicles, but the products have to be right and…

Tesla Model S Plaid sets new lap record at Laguna Seca, closes in on McLaren Senna

Setting records on the track seems to be something that the Tesla Model S Plaid happens to be really good…

Tesla Model S Plaid takes its place as production EV king with Porsche Taycan Turbo S beatdown

Very, very few cars can make the Porsche Taycan Turbo S look like it's standing still in a quarter-mile race,…

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.…