Lately we’ve been seeing an influx of videos featuring the Tesla Model S P85D racing against various supercars. The latest video comes from DragTimes, who uploaded a video March 4 of the all-wheel-drive Model S taking on a Ferrari F12berlinetta in a 1/4 mile race.
Engine: 6.3-liter V12
Transmission: 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Torque: 508 lb-ft
Dry Weight: 3,362 lbs
Length: 181.8 inches
0-62 mph: 3.1 seconds
Top Speed: 211+ mphView F12berlinettas For Sale
Engine: Two electric motors
Torque: 864 lb-ft
Curb Weight: 4,936 lbs
Length: 195.9 inches
0-62 mph: 3.2 seconds
Top Speed: 155 mphView Model S’ For Sale
These are two completely different cars in just about every aspect. One is Italian, the other American; one is rear-wheel-drive, the other is all-wheel-drive; one is powered by an electric motor, the other is powered by a combustion engine. The differences between these two cars could go on.
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Even with all of these contrasting features and characteristics, these two cars put on a great race. Check out the video above to see who wins, and remember to not attempt to recreate this unless under professional supervision in a closed setting.
(Source: DragTimes – YouTube)