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Even after crash, Tesla Roadster makes it around the world in 80 days!

Published: September 21, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Culture , Tesla Motors From ” noooooooooo!!!!!! ” to “yes!” That’s the recent history of Rafael de Mestre and his attempt to be the first person to take a standard, production electric vehicle around the world. After playing catch-up with the Electric Odyssey duo and their Citroen C-Zero EV, de Mestre suffered a crash in Germany just 600 miles from the finish line. Undeterred, de Mestre had his Tesla Roadster repaired straightaways and successfully completed the drive last weekend


Tesla Roadster racing around the world in 80 days [w/video]

Published: June 18, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Culture , Tesla Motors , Europe/EU , Videos Ah, those Jules Verne fanatics, you’ll find them everywhere.