Posted by Jason Cartwright
May 20, 2021
The unreleased Tesla Roadster is on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum fair now and a recent information panel has been positioned in front of the car.
@BLKMDL3 on Twitter snapped a photo of this info which confirmed the SpaceX package for Roadster will propel the car to 0-60mph in an insane 1.1 seconds. The online status officially lists the time as <1.9 seconds for the non-spaceX package. There’s presently no effect tag for the upgrade, however in the occasion you have a few hundred thousand spare for the Roadster, you’re probably going to stretch the extra dollars for this never sooner than considered performance.
To establish aside that acceleration in viewpoint, the fastest production car to date has been the Porsche 918 Spyder at 2.1s. At those speeds each tenth of a second is increasingly tough to cleave, to be able to head a stout second faster is absolutely a step change in what we’ve skilled from road cars.
This translates to a force of 2.49G in your body in the occasion you plant the fair foot, lucky Tesla has great traction encourage watch over.
When you happen to’re anywhere cessation, The Tesla Roadster will be at the Petersen Automotive Museum for 2 weeks and has been there for a couple of days already, so be fast.