Image credit: Unbox Therapy
Toronto-based YouTube channel, Unpack the therapy, recently shared a review of Tesla’s all-new Model S Plaid electric sedan (via Tesla North).
The Model S Plaid is the latest iteration of Tesla’s electric sedan, featuring three motors (1,020 horsepower) and all-wheel drive, and takes the crown as the world’s fastest-accelerating car in production today. today.
It has a 0 to 100 km/h time of 2.1 seconds and can cover a quarter mile in 9.23 seconds at 250 km/h. In other words, it’s a rocket on wheels that features a 21-inch iPad-like screen in the center console.
According to channel founder Lewis Hilsenteger, this is the first Tesla he’s owned and it’s interesting to hear his first impressions of owning both one of Elon Musk’s vehicles and the Tesla Model S Plaid, which starts at $175,890 CAD after destination and documentation. fees in Canada.
Hilsenteger was overall pretty impressed with the Model S Plaid, from its design to the controversial “yoke” steering wheel and crazy acceleration, to the autopilot and full self-driving features.
“I can fit two kids’ hockey gear and myself here with a set of seats folded down,” says Unpack therapy, describing the back as an SUV-caliber trunk.
You can watch the Model S Plaid’s 20-minute review above.