• Tesla takes aim at upstarts with 390-mile range, 200 mph Model S Plaid

    9 days ago - By Ars Technica

    This is the Tesla Model S Plaid, the company's fastest sedan ever. [credit:
    Tesla ]
    On Thursday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to a stage in Fremont, California, to debut the production Model S Plaid. The Model S redefined our expectations of an electric car when it was first introduced. But it has remained little changed since 2016 as Tesla has focused on the cheaper but much higher volume Models 3 and Y. Five years is a long time in the car world, and others in the industry- notably Lucid and Mercedes-Benz -have the potential to change what was once the default answer to the question "what's...
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