The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery

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  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The ‘Carwow’ team raced a Mercedes S-Class S500 LWB against a Tesla Model S 100D for a series of straight-line races
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The Mercedes S-Class comes with a 3.0-liter, straight-six turbocharged engine that makes 435 HP and 384 lb-ft of twist
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The Tesla Model S 100D comes with a dual-motor setup, that makes 600 ponies and sends power to all four wheels via its single-speed gearbox
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The S-Class weighs 4,553 pounds, around 500 pounds lighter than the Model S which brings down the power advantage of the EV by some extent
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    In the first standing drag race, the Model S won comfortably. It took 12.2 seconds to complete the race, whereas the S-Class took 13.6 seconds
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The rolling races from 30 mph and 80 mph didn’t do the Mercedes any favor. The Model S won these races also with utmost ease
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    The final round was the brake test from 70 mph, and this was the only test that the Mercedes could win
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
    Swipe up to watch the video and learn about the drag race in detail
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
  • The Mercedes S-Class Takes The Tesla Model S For Granted And Regrets Almost Immediately - gallery
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