29 Aug '15, 5am

Tesla Model S Breaks Consumer Reports Ratings System, Scores 103%

Tesla Model S Breaks Consumer Reports Ratings System, Scores 103%

Passengers react to Tesla’s “insane mode”. Tesla’s innovative technology is in the news again, this time for breaking the Consumer Reports rating system. The Tesla Model S P85D “insane” mode performed so well during testing that it received a score of 103 points out of a possible 100. Consumer Reports will have to update their metrics so that the P85D has an official score of 100/100. The combination of sports car-like performance and energy efficiency skyrocketed the new Tesla mode past the maximum score. Since cars traditionally do not perform well in both areas, Consumer Reports has never seen another vehicle score so high in both categories. Tesla only broke the ratings scale while the P85D was in ‘insane’ mode. Considering that Tesla has already announced another model with the aptly-named “ludicrous mode”, Consumer Reports may need to revamp its ratings system once a...

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