29 May '14, 12pm

Aerodynamic Tesla Model S Electric Car Wins The Wind-Tunnel Wars

Aerodynamic Tesla Model S Electric Car Wins The Wind-Tunnel Wars

By Antony Ingram 363 views May 29, 2014 Follow Antony Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 2014 Tesla Model S Enlarge Photo Aerodynamics are a vital component of automotive efficiency. The more air you have to push out of the way to reach or maintain a certain speed, the more energy you're using. And the more energy you use, the less efficient your journey will be. Tesla Model S owners don't need aero numbers to confirm their car's efficiency, but it doesn't hurt--and Tesla Motors is rightly celebrating a recent Car and Driver test that puts its electric sedan at the top of the aero heap. The magazine gathered five vehicles for a wind tunnel test, each of which boasts an impressively low stated figure for its coefficient of drag. The outcome is fascinating--not just to see the discrepancy between tested figures and those claimed by the manufacturers, but for its...

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Amazingly, the Model S had the lowest front drag area of the whole group, which is a combination of the drag coefficient a...

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The Slipperiest Car on the Road

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Fast, electric, safe — and a total "drag queen." Car and Driver magazine has found that the Model S is one of the "slipper...

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2014 Nissan Leaf: Bestselling Electric Car, Driven By Newbie

2014 Nissan Leaf: Bestselling Electric Car, Dri...

greencarreports.com 28 May '14, 1pm

This reporter--a novice who hadn't driven a Leaf in its three and a half years on the market--got a chance to sample what ...

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ICYMI: #Tesla Model S Tops AAA’s Green Car Guide via @ECarsReport

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The Automobile Club of Southern California’s AutomotiveResearchCenter has announced the Tesla Model S P85 as its top-scori...

Owning A Tesla Model S: New Book Offers Tips, Tricks, Inside Info (Book Review)

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I was itching to update my blog but then I realized… besides Fighter what else do I blog about!? I only ever want to blog ...

Too Much Electric Car News!

Too Much Electric Car News!

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We’ve tried to keep up with all the big electric car news by reposting articles from sister sites, but that is even too mu...