There are no significant changes to the 2014 Tesla Model S, but Tesla prefers running adjustments throughout the year instead of yearly updates. Most lately, the firm physically strengthened the underbody of the Model S and released the most recent over-the-air software upgrade. Both changes are standard for 2014 and will certainly be made to existing Model S sedans as component of their regularly arranged maintenance. A covered facility storage space bin is one brand-new feature coming out for this year.
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Design -Interior and Exterior
Absent a gas engine, the Tesla Model S boasts a staggering amount of freight and passenger space. In addition to a substantial rear item location, the Model S’s hood conceals an additional front torso, or “frunk” as Tesla calls it. Guest holiday accommodations are ample in the front seat, becoming considerably tighter as you move rearward. Headroom in the 2nd row could be tight for taller travelers, and the optional rear-facing jump seats are sized for kids just. Though some locations could be boosted, material quality is normally good throughout the easy modern-day log cabin.
Tesla calls the 2014 Model S a car, but it’s really more of a hatchback, marked by a vast back hatch that leads to a large payload location. Nonetheless it’s classified, we think that Tesla has crafted a handsome, restrained form made all the more attractive by its impressively slick 0.24 pain co-efficient. Including in the wind-cheating design are retractable door takes care of that immediately arise when the trick neighbors. Flight high quality is generally excellent, even with the optional 21-inch performance tire and tire plan, but if flight convenience were our leading priority we ‘d most likely stick to the common 19-inch wheels.
Safety and security
Specification safety attributes for all 2014 Tesla Model S variations include head, knee and pelvic airbags for the front guests along with front and back side drape airbags. All models have stability and grip control, collision sensors for high-voltage separate, antilock disc brakes and a rearview electronic camera. Additionally, if ordered, the rear-facing seat option likewise enhances the existing rear bumper with a second, high-strength aluminum structure.
In federal government crash tests, the Model S earned a leading five-star rating for total accident security, with 5 stars for total frontal-impact safety and five celebrities for overall side-impact safety. In Edmunds brake screening, the Model S with optional 21-inch tires and performance tires came to a stop from 60 miles per hour in an outstanding 108 feet.
The Engine range
The 2014 Model S schedule is defined by an electric battery power structure. The 60-kWh, 85-kWh and 85-kWh Performance designs each deal boosting degrees of driving assortment, energy and performance. All models showcase rear-wheel drive and an 8-year battery service warranty with varying gas mileage restrictions. Tesla is likewise while building a network of “Superchargers” tactically placed along heavily trafficked corridors (such as from L.A. to Las Vegas), offering proprietors of 85-kWh and properly equipped 60-kWh Model S’s the ability to swiftly restore their batteries to 50-percent charge in 30 mins. By greatly speeding recharge times Tesla’s Supercharging network hopes to make pure-electric long-distance trip a reality.
302 horse power @ 5,000-8,000 revoltions per minute
317 lb-ft of torque @ 0-5,000 rpm
Assortment 230 miles @ 55 mph
362 horse power @ 6,000-9,500 rpm
325 lb-ft of torque @ 0-5,800 revoltions per minute
Assortment 300 miles @ 55 miles per hour
2014 Tesla Model S Price
he 2014 Tesla Model S has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starting around $71,000, consisting of location, however not the added dealership prep fees or the $7,500 government tax credit which remains in position up until 200,000 versions have actually been sold cumulatively. The 85-kWh trim starts around $81,000, while the Performance model starts closer to $94,500. Add all the choices to a top-of-the-line Model S and the price tag lands around $130,000.