The Tesla Roadster is a battery electric vehicle (BEV) sports car, based on the Lotus Elise chassis, that was produced by the electric car firm Tesla Motors (now Tesla, Inc.) in California from 2008 to 2012.
The Roadster was the first highway legal serial production all-electric car to use lithium-ion battery cells and the first production all-electric car to travel more than 320 kilometres (200 mi) per charge. Watch the video from Doug DeMuro for more info:
Tesla Roadster review! Today I’m reviewing an original 2008 Tesla Roadster, which is the cool Tesla before Tesla became a huge global success. I’m going to show you all the quirks and features of the Tesla Roadster, and there are a LOT of them! I’m also going to drive the Tesla Roadster, and I’ll review the driving experience of the Tesla Roadster.
According to the U.S. EPA, the Roadster can travel 393 kilometres (244 mi) on a single charge of its lithium-ion battery pack, and can accelerate from 0 to 97 km/h (0 to 60 mph) in 3.7 or 3.9 seconds depending on the model. It has a top speed of 201 km/h (125 mph).via/read more: wikipedia