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Old 11-03-2008, 04:26 PM   #1
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Tesla times are in!!

It ran 12s, for reference I think this is just a few tenths behind the GTR

http://www.autoblog.com/2008/11/03/t...ip-in-the-12s/


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Old 11-03-2008, 04:29 PM   #2
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Impressive, very for electric.
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uhhh wow great article...

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especially considering it was able to put down such impressive numbers with a novice racer behind the wheel who posted a relatively poor .764 reaction time.


someone at autoblog needs to go to autoschool before becoming autojournalist.... et != f(rt)


but, about the car, cool. About what I expected.
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Nice...I dig the Tesla.
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If running 12's is the name of the game:

'67 Fairlane, 397 ci, $2376 new, $1000 mods-12.32 @ Lexington, Ky.
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teslas are nasty. i wish i had one.
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To bad they are going under.
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are they? how come?
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^^Can't deliver the product. Their investors gave them a $40 million loan though so they might make it out alive. It is not a good time to be in the auto industy let alone START a company.
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do what?? $40 million loan to build the car?? or to start the company?
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