Tesla has canceled the top model of the Model S series, the Model S Plaid +, originally planned for this year. The company founder Elon Musk announced on Sunday on Twitter.
There is no need for the model because the Model S plaid is just so good, the tweet said.
In the manufacturer’s online configurator, the model that was available in less than 2 seconds a speed of 60 miles per hour (96.5 km / h) reach and over 1,100 PS as well as a Range of more than 835 kilometers should have grayed out. The car would have cost just under $ 150,000.
Delivery of the Model S plaid begins
This means that the Model S Plaid is the top model in the range. The car has a range of almost 630 kilometers and is said to have recently set an acceleration record. On a Californian race track, he is said to have covered the quarter mile (402.34 meters) in 9.247 seconds and reached a speed of 245 km / h.
Delivery of the vehicle, which costs just under $ 120,000, is due to begin on Thursday. Due to problems in the supply chain, the date was recently moved back several times.