Christian Transfers – New Tesla Roadster revealed – 250mph and 0-60 in 1.9 seconds

Tesla touts yet another ‘quickest car ever’ – and is already taking deposits

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Electric car manufacturer Tesla has revealed the first images of its new Roadster model, alongside its long-proposed semi-truck commercial vehicle.

A new Roadster has been expected for quite some time, with Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk having suggested that once the brand had begun to produce more conventional cars in volume, the firm would replace the sports model that first built Tesla’s reputation.

But while the original Roadster was heavily based on the Lotus Elise platform, the new model looks rather more ambitious – and as we’ve come to expect from Tesla, boasts some spectacular on-paper performance figures. See full story here