The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery

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  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    The Model S Plaid has been the king of the hill when it comes to 1/4 mile showdowns and has been annihilating pretty much anything that shows up at the drag strip
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    The guys at Throttle House on YouTube seem to have finally figured out a way to take down the mighty Plaid
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    At their disposal were two of the most potent internal combustion automobiles out there, to have a go at the Tesla. A tuned Nissan GTR that belongs to rubytherocket and produces 1100 WHP
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    Along with a 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S that produces 640 HP & 590 lb-ft of torque
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    They had their answer a few moments later. While the two were neck and neck at launch
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    As the race progressed, the Model S Plaid just began to pull away and it was an easy win for the Tesla
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    For round 2, the Tesla finally had its batteries warmed up was set to its ultimate drag strip mode
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    This time around, its no contest really, the Porsche hangs on briefly, but the Model S is off
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    And takes the 1/4 mile win on the second pass as well
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    It was now Godzilla time, as the guys had decided earlier that whoever won the first duel would take on the GTR
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    They begin with a standing 1/4 mile run
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    The 1100 WHP GTR sounds mega, however the Tesla simpy pulls away from the Nissan in absolute silence
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    To the GTR a fighting chance, they decide to do a rolling start on the second pass
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    and for brief moments, Godzilla was even ahead of the Model S Plaid, but that lead was short-lived
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    because apparently, something went terribly wrong on the Nissan. So a definitive win then for Tesla. These results suggest that Tesla won this showdown, but how do you take down the mightly Plaid?
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    Well, it's simple, isn't it? Just get another one, however, this particular Plaid has one big change done to it
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    The rear seats and the passenger seat have been done away with, to shave off a couple of hundred pounds. Will that make a difference? Well, lets find out
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    The battery on the white Model S was left to warm up
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    Its Plaid vs Plaid in this final showdown. They give it the beans
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    And before you know it the white car takes the lead
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    Slowly but steadily, the white Model S Plaid that's on a diet starts to pull away
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    and before you know it, it's all over. Apparently, taking the seats out of your Model S Plaid does help you shave a couple of seconds off of your 1/4 mile time
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
    In the end, one of the biggest challenges was bringing this ballistic Tesla to a stop, considering that it weighs a shy under 5000 lbs and they had a relatively short runway. Swipe Up to Read More.
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
  • The Tesla Model S Plaid Was Finally Beaten In A 1/4 Mile Run. But it's not what you think - gallery
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