26 Dec '14, 1pm

Elon Musk Tweets 400-Mile Tesla Roadster Battery Upgrade On Christmas Day

Elon Musk Tweets 400-Mile Tesla Roadster Battery Upgrade On Christmas Day

Tesla CEO Elon Musk gave owners of its Roadster a bit of a present on Christmas Day: The Roadster will indeed get nearly 400 miles range potential he said on Twitter. The news was expected from prior reports and hints, and last Friday Musk had tweeted news was coming. Specifics in the 140-character communication format naturally were not forthcoming, nor did Musk offer a supplemental blog post or other info. Instead, he said more details would be released today. Via Twitter . A second tweet at the same time on Christmas day said owner of the Model S – presently rated for 2008-265 miles – will not be getting a similar range-boosting offer. “Should mention that a battery pack upgrade is not coming soon for the Model S, but it obviously *will* happen long-term,” tweeted Musk. The Roadster is presently not compatible with Supercharger charging stations that were designed aroun...

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