Posts Tagged Tesla Model S

Model S Versus BMW i8

Edmunds – Tesla Model S Versus BMW i8 Comparison

Edmunds.com publishes its own comparison review of the BMW i8 and Tesla Model S. Previously, we saw MotorTrend delivering a similar article. *Editor’s Note: This post appears on BMWBLOG.  Check it out here. Here is an excerpt from the Edmunds review: What Kind of Performance Do They Deliver at the…

6 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 4

Model S Versus BMW i8

Motor Trend Comparison: Tesla Model S Versus BMW i8

MotorTrend takes the new 2014 BMW i8 and compares it against “the reigning green-car champ” high-performance, fully electric Tesla Model S P85+. The top-of-the-line P85 comes with with 416 hp, 443 lb-ft of torque at 0 rpm, some handling tweaks, a jumbo 85 kilowatt-hour battery pack rated at 265 miles…

7 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 28

Power Savings in a Vehicle has a Greater Impact on Battery Size and Weight Reduction

Here’s How To Slash The Cost Of A Tesla Model S By $6,000

Lux Research in its latest report entitled “Silicon vs. WBG: Demystifying Prospects of GaN and SiC in the Electrified Vehicle Market” highlights the advantages of silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power electronics, which enables a huge cost savings. Both materials are wide bandgap (WBG) materials, which used in…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 11