Fastest accelerating factory car in the world launched by Tesla Inc.
Tesla excited all the speed junkies over the world with the surprise launch of the next-generation Roadster at the end of the Tesla Semi event in November 2017. The company founder Elon Musk described it as “hardcore smackdown to gasoline cars”. Roadster is all-electric battery-powered sports car with four seats. It is said to be maximizing the potential of aerodynamic engineering by giving record-setting performance and competence. This Roaster is surely going to set large number of the records with its launch in the year 2019.
Comes up with all the power pack specifications
Telsa claims its new model as the fastest cars ever made and “special upgrade package”. According to Telsa next generation, Roadster will come with 200 kWh (720 MJ) battery, twice the capacity of the Tesla Model S P100D, which can offer 621 miles (1,000 km) range on one charge at highway speeds. Front wheels of roadster are smaller than the rear wheels which are helpful in producing a high torque of 10,000 N·m (7,376 lb·ft).
Claimed to be the only production car in the world to break 2 seconds barrier
Telsa stated that Roadster will be the first ever sports car in the world which would set new production cars records. As stated by Telsa officials it’s acceleration would be 0–60 mph (0–97 km/h) in 1.9 seconds and 0–100 mph (0–161 km/h) in 4.2 seconds. They also concluded that the 0 to 1⁄4 mi (0.0 to 0.4 km) time will be 8.9 seconds, with a high speed more than 250 mph (400 km/h). A special feature of Roadster would be the faster acceleration option will be marked as “Ludicrous Mode” on the vehicle’s centre display. This new Roaster can actually get from 0 to the 60 miles per hour in just 1.9 seconds with the highest speed stretching to greater than 50 miles in a second.
Design of Tesla roadster is killing the supercar look
When we talk about styling and designing of roadster, it is a 4-seater which has 2+2 seating arrangement, with slighter small rear seats for two travellers. Four people of different sizes could probably squeeze into the car. It also consists of lightweight, detachable Glass Roof stores in the trunk for an open-air, changeable driving experience. Telsa roadster comprises of three motors. Two motors are in the backside to drive the rear wheels and single one is in the front to drive the front wheels giving the Roadster all-wheel drive.
The supercar Roadster costs $200,000 can be booked by paying $50,000
The base model of the Tesla Roadster is expected to sell at a price of US $200,000. Those who are interested in this totally electric supercar can book with an upfront payment of $50,000. Pre- order marketing schemes like referral programs are being executed by Tesla and initiated gathering discounts on the way to the purchase of a Roadster based on the number of referrals. The first 1,000 Roadsters retailed would basically cost $250,000 and will be limited edition as Founder’s Series and would be might available from 2020.