First Tesla Model S delivered [video]

Bought by Steve Jurvetson

Tesla has quietly delivered the first Model S to company board member Steve Jurvetson, ahead of its official launch on June 22nd.

Sporting a Signature Red exterior and a customized "TSLA S1" license plate, the limited edition model has an 85 kWh lithium-ion battery which enables the car to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 5.6 seconds and hit a top speed of 125 mph (or 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds and a top speed of 130 mph, if this is the performance variant).

The Model S Signature Series is priced from $87,900 while the Signature Performance Series starts at $97,900.


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RuleZ RuleZ
Oh good, a bunch of boring eco people, all in one place! GIVE ME A GRENADE...!!!!
Jun 28th, 2012 7:59pm
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TomasCorrea TomasCorrea
Great looking car!
Jun 8th, 2012 6:18pm
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LaFerrari LaFerrari
I never heard an engine revv so loud! Damn! Guaranteed to cause more accidents as it sneaks up silently on unsuspecting pedestrians.
Jun 8th, 2012 3:12pm
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RuleZ RuleZ
With wich I truely agree!
Jun 28th, 2012 7:57pm
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Dragos_DreS Dragos_DreS
Jun 7th, 2012 4:53pm
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progressive progressive
Lucky bastard :) The car is brilliant.
Jun 7th, 2012 11:01am
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MohamedMahmood MohamedMahmood
I think our grand children wont get the feeling of sport EXHAUST SOUND .. :)
Jun 7th, 2012 8:49am
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progressive progressive
Who cares, they will breath a cleaner air.
Jun 7th, 2012 11:00am
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CDspeed CDspeed
Well, I think Dan Neil just lost a bet. Congratulations Tesla!
Jun 7th, 2012 4:15am
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