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2008 Tesla Roadster Convertible Pictures

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Fold-up canvas top comes in handy in wet weather, and can be stowed in the trunk when the sun is out. As a roadster should, the Tesla looks its best at speed. 2008 Tesla Roadster Convertible Exterior Actor George Clooney was not happy with his 2008 Tesla Roadster and his remarks about it have gone viral. The Tesla Roadster is truly a sports car, more for fun than for going to the store. 2008 Tesla Roadster Convertible Exterior A gaping front air intake provides cooling air for the electronics that make the Tesla go. Tesla commissioned its own body design, although the look is marred by lots of cutlines. Electric powertrain means all torque, all the time, and endows the Tesla Roadster with scenery-blurring acceleration. Rear view from the cockpit is obscured a bit by flying buttresses that smooth out the roof line. And look, no tailpipes! Lotus-engineered chassis, suspension and steering impart road-hugging performance. Martin Eberhard, far from serving sour grapes, uses a spreadsheet to show that true cost of ownership of the Tesla Roadster is 6 cents per mile or less. Pictured: the deposed founder's personal Tesla. Now in production! The banner says it all. Eberhard took his Tesla out for about 1,000 miles in the two weeks since the company delivered it to him. Tesla delivered this Founder's Series Roadster to Martin Eberhard, co-founder of the electric-car startup. Eberhard has been out of the picture since a falling-out with the current management of the Tesla company, but he blogged that he was happy to get his own Tesla at last. March 17 is the start-of-production date finally announced by Tesla Motors for its long-awaited electric Roadster. Tesla Motors says its electric roadster does the quarter-mile in 12.7 seconds. The Tesla Roadster (pictured) is another step closer to reality now that the NHTSA has granted an airbag standard waiver for three years. Founder's Series Tesla Roadster has orange seat panels to match the racy orange stripes on the exterior. Tesla is telling buyers to sign up now if they want to get one of the electric Tesla Roadsters (pictured) by next year at this time. Meanwhile, in England, Prince Michael of Kent had a go with a Tesla Roadster and admired its zero-emissions technology, the company said. Again showing it is working from a different model than the traditional auto company, Tesla Motors will make house calls to fix a problem with its 2008 Roadster EV's rear hub flange bolts. Eberhard praised the roadster's never-ending torque, instant response, nimble suspension, tight steering after taking the Founder's Series car out for a spin.
2008 Tesla Roadster
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