26 Feb '14, 9pm

Consumer Reports names Tesla Model S 'Best Overall car' for 2014

Consumer Reports names Tesla Model S 'Best Overall car' for 2014

Consumer Reports is all about independent, impartial reviews. When they give really high marks to something, it has more weight than when most other sources do. So it's great to see that after reviewing the Tesla Model S electric car earlier last year and calling it "the best car we've ever tested " with a near-perfect score of 99/100, giving it the much sought-after "recommended" seal of approval , and giving it 99/100 in a survey of consumers , they are now gaving the ultimate award to the Model S EV by naming it the "Best Overall" car among its 2014 Top Picks. Here's how they describe it: Sure, you can talk about this electric luxury car’s blistering acceleration, razor-sharp handling, compliant ride, and versatile cabin, which can fit a small third-row seat. But that just scratches the surface of this technological tour de force. The Tesla is brimming with innovation. ...

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