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Tesla Motors Model S: Australian Review

The Tesla Model S is the most incredible car that I have ever driven.


Tesla Model S Officially, Finally Launches In Australia

It has been a long time coming, but the first deliveries of Tesla’s all-electric Model S sedan to customers have been completed — you’ll be seeing them more and more often around the country. Tonight also signals the kick-off of Tesla’s Supercharger network roll-out around Australia, with ten fast-charging units already up and running and more to come over the next year.


The Tesla Model S 'Skateboard' Rolling Chassis Is A Thing Of Beauty

This is a Tesla Motors Model S. Well, most of it, at least.

Sitting in pride of place at the new Sydney showroom, the ‘skateboard’ is a Model S rolling chassis with suspension, electric motor, and almost all of the car’s critical components. All you need to do is fit a battery and go. Oh, and some seats.


Photos: Inside Tesla Motors' First Australian Showroom

Tesla Motors’ first Australian showroom, in Artarmon on Sydney’s north shore, is about to throw open its doors to the public. Ahead of its official opening, we got the chance to take a look inside and snap some photos.

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Tesla Is Hunting For Aussie Engineering Talent

Want to work at making the world a cleaner and more environmentally friendly place? Tesla Motors wants you. The all-electric, battery-powered car brand is holding an open house for engineers in Melbourne next week, and successful applicants could be transplanted to sunny California to help design and build amazing new vehicles.


Tesla Motors' Sydney Service Centre Location Revealed

Are you one of the lucky few with a pending pre-order for an all-electric Tesla Motors Model S sedan? If you’re in Sydney, the Californian tech company has a new Mecca on the north shore for your car-buying pilgrimage. Here’s where you’ll be heading to pick up your shiny new Tesla Model S.


Tesla's New Model S Can Out-Accelerate A Ferrari

The ‘D’ teased by Tesla Motors boss Elon Musk is finally official. It’s the D variant of the Model S sedan, with twin electric motors and all-wheel drive. It’s an especially high-tech car, but one particular number in the specifications caught my eye — hitting 100km/h in 3.2 seconds, the Model S P85D can out-pace a Ferrari F430 or a V10 Dodge Viper.


Tesla Motors' Next Big Thing Could Be Assisted Driving

Tesla Motors has been so close to an Australian launch of its Model S all-electric sedan for so long. We’ve been keeping track of every little update, but we know for sure that it’s only a matter of days until the Model S officially launches onto Aussie roads. Further to that, Tesla boss Elon Musk teased a big announcement — and we think we know what it is.


Tesla Motors Lifted A Model S Into Westfield Sydney

Wait. They did what? The guys at Tesla Motors lifted a Model S — one of the first in Australia — up six storeys in mid-air, onto the top floor of the Westfield Sydney shopping centre.


Pimp Your Tesla Model S With This Unplugged Performance Body Kit

Buying a Tesla Model S? (Yes, me too, with that invisible pile of money over there.) If being one of the chosen few with an electric supercar wasn’t enough already, you can now be truly individual, with a Californian tuning house showing off its racy carbon fibre body kit for the Model S.