Categories: News

Tesla Model S Plaid vs Shelby GT500, who wins?

This 400 m is not like the others. Indeed, the Ford has a little trump card up its sleeve which should equalize this race from the start against a Tesla Model S Plaid.

The very latest iteration of the Tesla Model S is a real monster! There is no other word to say it. The S Plaid, of its small name, has 1020 hp! Enough to reach 100 km / h in just 2.1 seconds … As impressive as it is, a Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 hardly stands a chance against this electric vehicle, unless it has been pushed to 1000 hp too!

Launched start

The advantage of the Tesla when starting is twofold: it has 4-wheel drive and almost all of its torque is available immediately. In other words, she takes off from the starting line in less time than it takes to tell! Suddenly, the organizers decided to do this 400 m race with a rolling start in order to reap the benefits of the electric car. And the result is tight to say the least!

1000 hp remain 1000 hp

Deprived of its incredible traction, the Tesla has a harder time picking up speed. On the other side of the track, the Shelby makes the powder talk with its big V8 whose power continues to surge as the race goes on thanks to its gearbox. During this course, the Ford does better than defend itself against the Tesla! Obviously, 1000 hp remains 1000 hp, whether electric or thermal.

Discover the video of this 400 m between a Tesla and a Mustang below:

Read also :

Recent Posts

Retromobile 2023: the Renault stand will be electrified!

This year, Renault will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Twingo at the Retromobile show…

6 mins ago

Lamborghini: a brand new museum for the 60th anniversary of the brand

From the first 350 GT designed by Touring to the latest Huracan, Lamborghini is celebrating…

10 mins ago

E85: it met with great success in 2022

Increasingly popular, superethanol E85 was particularly popular in 2022, in particular because of its price.…

1 hour ago

Electric scooter: which models have the best autonomy?

Autonomy is an important feature when choosing an electric scooter. Here are the models with…

2 hours ago

Audi Activesphere: Coupe crossover concept unveiled

The German firm has just unveiled the Audi Activesphere, a 100% electric coupe crossover concept…

3 hours ago

Speeding: the gendarmes must also respect the law!

Contrary to what we sometimes think, gendarmes are also subject to the Highway Code and…

3 hours ago

Repair: which brands have increased their prices the most?

In 2023, repairing your car costs even more. But not all brands are equal in…

5 hours ago

This website uses cookies.