Factoids about the 2012 Model S
0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds ( although Motor Trend's testing
yielded 3.9 seconds ).
Lowest CG ( Center of Gravity ) of any production vehicle.
Lowest aerodynamic drag of any current production car at .023
( All-time lowest was GM's EV1 at .019 ).
3 cents per mile driving / fueling costs. (at 4$/gallon a fuel car equals
16 cents per mile, plus oil, filters, repairs, etc. ).
90% of all parts that make up the Model S are manufactured in-plant
in Fremont, CA.
The Model S produces 416 hp and 443 ft. lbs. of torque throughout
its entire rpm range.
85kWh battery pack yielding from 265 to 320 miles per charge.
The Model S charges at four different levels, including:
SuperCharging = 150 miles of range per half hour of charge time
with 480v 200a service.
Dual Charging = 60 miles of range per hour of charge time with 220v
Single UMC Charging = 30 miles of range per hour of charge time
with 220v 40a service. (EVSE Extention cord style).
Single UMC Charging = 5 miles of range per hour of charge time with
110v 15a service. (EVSE Extention cord style).