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Tesla Mannequin S Plaid Observe Package deal unlocks 200-mph high velocity

Tesla Mannequin S Plaid Observe Package deal unlocks 200-mph high velocity


Tesla has introduced a brand new Observe Package deal for its Mannequin S Plaid that can allow the 1,020-hp automobile to hit a beforehand introduced high velocity of 200 mph.

The package deal, which will be retrofitted to an present Mannequin S Plaid, might be out there beginning in June with a value of $15,000 for the fundamental package deal and $20,000 with efficiency wheels and tires thrown in.

The essential package deal consists of carbon-ceramic brake rotors measuring greater than 16 inches at every nook, plus six-piston calipers up entrance and four-piston calipers on the rear. The essential package deal additionally consists of brake fluid designed for observe driving, and the all-important firmware updates required to achieve 200 mph.

Including the wheels and tires to the package deal nets a set of 20-inch cast aluminum wheels shod with Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 3R tires measuring 285/35 up entrance and 305/30 on the rear. Tesla famous that the high-performance summer time tire ought to be used at temperatures above 40 levels.

2022 Tesla Model S Plaid

2022 Tesla Mannequin S Plaid

Tesla additionally sells the brake {hardware} as a standalone possibility, although it requires wheels measuring a minimum of 20 inches in diameter.

The brand new Observe Package deal should not be mistaken with the Mannequin S Plaid’s Observe mode, which was made out there as an over-the-air replace final 12 months. This mode improves torque vectoring and drops the temperature of the automobile’s battery pack and motors, creating a relaxing thermal mass that helps hold all the pieces cool throughout observe stints.

The Mannequin S Plaid briefly held the Nürburgring lap file for a manufacturing EV till a Porsche Taycan Turbo S final 12 months set the present file of seven:33.35. It is not clear whether or not Tesla will be capable of beat the file with a Observe Package deal-equipped Mannequin S Plaid. Any new file may additionally not final lengthy as Porsche is rumored to be cooking up a new efficiency flagship within the Taycan vary with horsepower approaching the four-figure mark.



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