DragTimes has tested the acceleration of the two electric cars Tesla has today in the market: the Tesla Model S against Tesla Model X, both in its most powerful.
The two more powerful versions that Tesla has today confronted sale in an acceleration test of a quarter mile, 400 meters, organized by the magazine specializing in these competitions, DragTimes.
The acceleration of electric cars is one of his most outstanding qualities, but here we have always argued that it is not the most important.
We take this opportunity to remember the characteristics of the two electric cars:
The two units assembled all the equipment available. To level the playing field the two were charged to 100% before starting the test.
Despite all this the difference in weight, 400 kilograms for the Model X, decanted proof on the Model S, the winner by 0.19 seconds. This difference is also reflected in consumption. A 120 km / h the Model X consumed 28.3 kWh / 100 km against 22.7 kWh / 100 Model S.
Model S against Model X
The Model X set a new world record in the category of SUV touring the quarter mile in 11.61 seconds at an average speed of 186 km / h. It accelerated from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.1 seconds. The Model S ran the same distance in 11.03 seconds to 187 km / h.
Acceleration test of the two electric cars that has key: the Tesla Model S against Tesla Model X