Top gear tesla model s episode youtube

Tesla reluctantly took legal action after its repeated attempts to contact the bbc, over the course of months. Four challenges a drag race, 0, hot lap, drift off a point for each, one overall winner. Bbc bbc two programmes top gear, series 12, episode 7 new series and clarkson will be driving. Elon musk exposes corrupt top gear and jeremy clarkson youtube. The first official promo video about the tesla model s by tesla motors demonstrating mainly the 17 inch touchscreen features. Watch top gear race a tesla model s against a mercedes. A few days ago i was delighted to finally see a comprehensive head to head test of the porsche taycan and the tesla model s performance by top gear.

The comments from musk were made in relation to a top gear video that has been called out as fake news by drag racing expert brooks of youtube channel dragtimes. Musk takes on top gear again over results of model s vs. Yes, its a real tesla race car, set for the electric gt championship thatll kick off later this year. Top gear brings together an alfa romeo giulia quadrifolgio, bmw m3, mercedesamg c63 s, and a tesla model 3 performance for a fourway. First up, a date with a 911r on a dragstrip, to test the. Its addictively fast, whatever the spec and thats bad news for range, which tesla puts at 304 miles for the 75d, 393 miles for the 100d and 381 miles for the flagship p100d. Tesla ceo and cofounder elon musk has entered the controversy over a top gear video that claims to show that a tesla model s was outgunned by an electric porsche taycan in a drag race. Background on tuesday march 29 tesla sued the bbc television programme top gear for libel and malicious falsehood. Elon musk calls out top gear over tesla model s, porsche. One of the programme s presenters, jeremy clarkson, has been critical of the bbc regarding the handling of the programme. Also, i believe launch control was used in the tesla, as you can see the car buckle at around 1. In 2012, bbc s tv show, top gear, became the most widely watched tv program in the world. Tesla model s p100d vs mercamg e63 s drag races top gear. I think the traditional bombshell at the end of this episode and indeed, this series could be the stigs lap time in the tesla.

Mar 30, 2011 electric sports car maker tesla motors is sueing the bbc s top gear tv programme for allegedly faking a scene showing the company s roadster car running out of electricity and slowing to a halt in. The latest revamp of top gear is full of laughs, chaos and pain. Rory finds out by taking the falcondoored suv to the states. Electric sports car maker tesla motors is sueing the bbcs top gear tv programme for allegedly faking a scene showing the companys roadster. Subscribe and to official bbc youtube stream original bbc programmes first on bbc iplayer 14 dec 2008 9. I think the traditional bombshell at the end of this episode and indeed, this series could be the stig s lap time in the tesla. The tesla model s p100d chris harris drives top gear duration. In 2012, bbcs tv show, top gear, became the most widely watched tv program in the world. We hardly knew ye top gear season 27, but now its over. Tesla motors sued the bbc in march, arguing jeremy clarkson and his top gear cohorts defamed the company by claiming the roadster achieved a paltry 55 miles of range on the shows test track. Tesla points out some of the parts of the december, 2008 episode of topgear concerning the roadster in its complaint before a. In the february 2006 issue of top gear magazine, clarkson revealed that he thought that the bbc did not take top gear seriously, making the length of the series far too long, and often replacing the show with live snooker coverage, despite top gear. Extop gear cohost jeremy clarkson changes his tune about. A lot of answers mention about the hate the top gear trio have about electric cars and teslas in particular.

No need to speculate, top gear us did it this season seriously, give it a watch, theyre doing cool stuff this year. May 23, 2018 step inside tesla s brand new model 3 and journey with us as we take it for a long drive. The best figures we recorded for the tesla model s performance were. The tesla model s p100d chris harris drives top gear youtube. Top gear doubles down on tesla vs porsche race, claims model. Top gears chris harris tests porsche taycan turbo s on. Step inside tesla s brand new model 3 and journey with us as we take it for a long drive. As a result things arent exactly rosy between tg and tesla motors. Tesla model 3 vs bmw m3 track battle top gear youtube. Tesla to debut on the grand tour by former top gear host.

From what i do know, however, the s is a vast improvement over the roadster. Top gears saga involving a drag race between the tesla model s performance and the porsche taycan turbo s continues to unravel, as ceo elon musk expressed his. Feb 05, 2016 so, how was the tesla model s p90ds ludicrous mode. The stig roadtests the tesla top gear bbc two youtube. Tesla sues top gear over faked electric car race the guardian.

Andy wilman, the executive producer of top gear, shares his thoughts on tesla motors libel lawsuit against the popular bbc program in this piece written for jalopnik. Elon musk and jeremy clarkson are definitely not the best of friends, but. The hamster richard hammond wrote an article about the model s recently where he praised the car. Nov 01, 2019 tesla ceo and cofounder elon musk has entered the controversy over a top gear video that claims to show that a tesla model s was outgunned by an electric porsche taycan in a drag race. They did a few things with the roadster all positive but nothing whatsoever on the model s. Remember when top gear and tesla clashed over the roadster. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. Jan 17, 2017 yes, its a real tesla race car, set for the electric gt championship thatll kick off later this year. Mar 29, 2011 background on tuesday march 29 tesla sued the bbc television programme top gear for libel and malicious falsehood. Chris harris takes on the might of the tesla model s. So, how was the tesla model s p90d s ludicrous mode. Here you will find all the best clips from your favourite episodes, whether that s ken block in the hoonicorn, freddie flintoff bungee jumping off a bridge, or trailers for the new series. Acceleration wise, the hellcat does eventually pass the tesla when the latter reaches its 155mph top speed, although in their case it was a tesla s p90d against a charger hellcat.

Appeal court judge lord justice moorebick said he had watched the whole of the onehour top gear episode a number of times. The latest revamp of top gear is full of laughs, chaos and. Nov 01, 2019 top gears saga involving a drag race between the tesla model s performance and the porsche taycan turbo s continues to unravel, as ceo elon musk expressed his comments on twitter and the. Theres little suspense about which car will win the model s, with its 791 poundfeet of torque, goes from 0 to 60 in just 2. Jun 24, 2019 top gear brings together an alfa romeo giulia quadrifolgio, bmw m3, mercedesamg c63 s, and a tesla model 3 performance for a fourway, halfmile drag race to test the american, electric sedan. Dec 12, 2017 jeremy clarkson once dissed tesla on top gear, has he finally come around. Tesla model 3 performance drag races amg c63 s, m3, and giulia q. I dont know a whole lot about the roadster, and i never saw the top gear roadster episode, so my intent is not to drag up an old debate as to whether or not top gear was fair to tesla. Welcome to the official home of top gear on youtube. Chirs harris gets the porsche taycan turbo s sideways for its feature in the upcoming episode of top gear.

We hardly knew ye top gear season 27, but now it s over. Welcome to the most comprehensive collection of official clips youll find on youtube. Apr 10, 20 the first official promo video about the tesla model s by tesla motors demonstrating mainly the 17 inch touchscreen features. So, how was the tesla model s p90ds ludicrous mode. More so, the other top gear controversies have nothing to do with them not having tested a model s. A wireless update coming next month drops that down to 2. Mar 05, 20 appeal court judge lord justice moorebick said he had watched the whole of the onehour top gear episode a number of times. Extop gear cohost jeremy clarkson changes his tune about tesla. Tesla model 3 performance drag races amg c63 s, m3, and. The new, new top gear has officially run its course now that the fifth episode has finished, and we have all the details for you here. Tesla model 3 vs amg c63 s, giulia qv, m3 drag race ev.

Top gear episode 5 recap ending on a great note autoblog. Everything you need to know about the tesla model s p100d and nothing you dont. Dec 15, 2008 subscribe and to official bbc youtube stream original bbc programmes first on bbc iplayer 14 dec 2008 9. Tesla points out some of the parts of the december, 2008 episode of topgear concerning the roadster in its complaint before a u. The episode is airing next tuesday 1105 on the history channel at 9. One of the programmes presenters, jeremy clarkson, has been critical of the bbc regarding the handling of the programme. In his view, the judge explained, the programme did not libel tesla. Tesla motors sued the bbc in march, arguing jeremy clarkson and his top gear cohorts defamed the company by claiming the roadster achieved a paltry 55 miles of range on the show s test track. Nov 03, 2016 does the new tesla model x represent the future.

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