15 Jul '13, 8pm

Research @pluginamerica shows that Tesla's battery retains 80-85% life after 100,000 miles

Research @pluginamerica shows that Tesla's battery retains 80-85% life after 100,000 miles

Plug In America Research Shows That Tesla Roadster Battery Performance Bests Tesla Motors’ Own Projections First-Ever Independent Assessment Demonstrates Strong Battery Life Media Contact: Zan Dubin-Scott, 310-383-0956 MILPITAS, Calif., July 13, 2013—Battery packs in Tesla Motors’ Roadster electric cars will retain an average of 80- to 85-percent of capacity after 100,000 miles driven, according to a study published today by Plug In America, the nation’s leading plug-in vehicle advocacy organization. The finding, released here at the Teslive Tesla users conference, bests initial projections set by Tesla Motors in 2006 which suggested a 70-percent capacity retention after five years and 50,000 miles driven, said Tom Saxton, Plug In America’s chief science officer. “Our study also found no discernable effect of climate on battery-pack longevity,” said Saxton, who lead the re...

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