Passengers Freak Out Over Tesla Roadsters RecordSetting Acceleration

first_img Software Engineer Embedded Tesla Model 3 Key Fob In ArmTesla EV Catches Fire After Colliding With Tow Truck in Moscow When Tesla announced its new version of the Roadster, which can accelerate in zero to 60 mph in 1.9 seconds, a lot of people were doubtful.But a new video of the first test rides in the new Roadster, unveiled by Tesla on YouTube on Friday, shows that the “quickest car in the world” could actually be close to becoming a reality.The video shows passengers’ hilarious reactions as the Roadster demonstrates its record-setting acceleration.Reactions included a lot of “Holy S%!#” and “Oh My God” and “Holy F%!#”According to Tesla, the all-new Roadster can travel 620 miles on a single charge – a new record for an all-electric vehicle.“[It’s] the fastest production car ever made, period,” said Tesla founder Elon Musk. (Photo Credit: Tesla, Inc.)The four-seater supercar can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in 1.9 seconds and from zero to 100 mph in 4.2 seconds, and it boasts a top speed of 250 mph.The all-new Roadster will cost $200,000 at launch (the first 1,000 are available for a ‘Founders Series Price’ of $250,000), and will be available in 2020.More on Geek.com:Is This Robotic Hotel Room on Wheels the Future of Travel?The ‘World’s Smartest Motorcycle Helmet’ Puts Alexa and AR on Your HeadWaymo One Autonomous Car Service Rolls Out to Public Stay on targetlast_img