Ignition Episode 38: The 2013 Tesla Model S Shows Us the Future of the Car

By Matthew Askari | October 23, 2012
It's the fastest sedan available in America, and it's built here, too. Oh yeah, and it's electric. The California-built Tesla Model S is a conundrum of a car: supercar performance with four doors and seating for up to seven; Electrically powered with a 0-60 mph time of 4.0 seconds; fitted with technology you hear about on concept cars, but this is a production model. While Tesla has endured the full battery (pun intended) of complications and celebrations most automakers go through in the infancy of production, Tesla isn't most automakers. Regardless of what the automaker is or isn't, Motor Trend's "Ignition" crew set out to figure out one thing: Is the 2013 Tesla Model S fun? You can watch Ignition's episode 38 below to find out.

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