Tesla Racing

Tesla Model 3 Performance quietly slays Lamborghini in 1/2-mile drag race

By now, the fact that Teslas are capable of slaying most high-performance production cars on the quarter-mile is common knowledge.…

Tesla Model S Plaid sets new record at the Nürburgring in final run for the year

Recent reports from German motoring publication Auto Motor und Sport have revealed that the blue Tesla Model S Plaid prototype…

Top Gear doubles down on Tesla vs Porsche race, claims Model S’ actual results are worse

Top Gear's saga involving a drag race between the Tesla Model S Performance and the Porsche Taycan Turbo S continues…

Tesla’s Elon Musk addresses Taycan comparison, confirms +50 hp OTA update for Model S

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has provided a response to Top Gear's recent test of the Porsche Taycan Turbo S and…

Porsche Taycan win against Tesla Model S is suspicious, says veteran drag racer

Just recently, motoring publication Top Gear posted a video comparing the Porsche Taycan Turbo S to the Tesla Model S…

Tesla Model S vs Porsche Taycan: Top Gear pits a tech titan against a true driver’s car

The Tesla Model S Performance and the Porsche Taycan Turbo S are destined to be benchmarked against each other, and…

Tesla Model 3 racing tires for ‘Track Mode Package’ spotted in official parts catalog

Tesla may be releasing racing-optimized tires for the Model 3 Performance as part of a dedicated "Track Mode Package" in…

Video captures Tesla Model S Plaid ripping through the Nürburgring

Amid Tesla's highly anticipated return to the Nürburgring racetrack in Western Germany, video has circulated of both Model S P100D+…

Tesla Model S Plaid production date revealed by Elon Musk

Elon Musk recently announced an estimated production date for the Tesla Model S "Plaid" P100D+ that's currently running laps at…

Tesla Model S Plaid hits Nürburgring in refreshed widebody with massive rear diffuser

Tesla has returned to the Nürburgring with a Model S Plaid Powertrain, sporting a refreshed aerodynamic package that includes the…

Tesla Model S Plaid P100D+ spied at Nürburgring in bid to smash its own record

It appears that two Tesla Model S Plaid P100D+ prototypes have returned to the Nürburgring. Spy shots of the two…

Tesla vs Porsche: Inside the emerging Nurburgring EV arms race

The results of Tesla's brief time in Germany's famed Nürburgring racetrack were impressive. During their stay, Tesla's two Model S…

Tesla Model S beats Porsche Taycan’s Nurburgring lap by ~20 secs: German auto mag

A German motoring publication recently reported that Tesla's "Plaid Powertrain" Model S prototype on the Nurburgring has effectively destroyed the…

Tesla Model S “Raven” spotted running high-speed laps at Nürburgring

A tweet shared last week by Tesla CEO Elon Musk informed enthusiasts across the world that the Model S would…

Watch Tesla’s R&D Model S with “Plaid Powertrain” set a Laguna Seca lap record

Tesla has released a video showing a Model S with Plaid powertrain and chassis prototype setting a new track record…

Tesla enlists former Formula One champion as Model S driver for Nürburgring run

Tesla's upcoming Nürburgring run with the Model S just became even more interesting. Not long after CEO Elon Musk announced…

Tesla Model 3 impresses former F1 champ after serious Track Mode test

The Tesla Model 3's performance around a track has been tested by many reviewers in the past, from EV enthusiasts…

Tesla Model 3 cleans the drag strip of smoke-belching diesels in multiple races

There is just something symbolic about seeing a white Tesla Model 3 Performance taking on modified, smoke-belching diesel racers on…

‘Raven’ Tesla Model S Performance crushes muscle cars in multiple drag races

Even before it received Tesla's "'Raven" updates, the Model S P100D is already a monster on the drag strip. Equipped…

Pre-‘Raven’ Tesla Model S P100D slays Ford Mustang, Audi S4 in twin drag race

Even before Tesla rolled out the “Raven” update for its flagship sedan and SUV, the Model S P100D already had…