Tesla Roadster Sport 

  • $129k
  • 2010
  • 285 HP
  • 124 mph
A sweeping left-right-left-right combination at the top of the hill makes the Roadster's rear weight bias even more pronounced, but easily manageable.
by AutoBlog (Feb, 2010)
The Sport looks extreme, but it still works best as an errand-running pussycat.
by Car and Driver (Apr, 2010)

Road Tests Real world tests of the Tesla Roadster Sport

0-60mph

Roadster Sport
3.7 s
Golf GTI
6.6 s
Atom V8 500
2.3 s

Top speed

Roadster Sport
124 mph
Veyron
253 mph

0-100mph

Roadster Sport
11.5 s
Veyron
5.1 s
Atom V8 500
5.4 s

1/4 mile

Roadster Sport
12.6 s
Veyron
10.2 s
Golf GTI
15 s

Data points Key details of the Tesla Roadster Sport

Price

Roadster Sport
$129k
Veyron
$1.50M

Horsepower

Roadster Sport
285 HP
Veyron
987 HP

In The News From around the web

10
Dec

Tesla Motors Roadster Sport

www.supercars.net
AN CARLOS, Calif.-Tesla Motors Inc. began taking orders today for the Roadster Sport, a high-performance sports car based on the world's leading all-electric, zero-emission vehicle.
Customers who haven't taken delivery may upgrade to the Roadster Sport.
The Roadster has been a great success, but no one at this company remains satisfied with the status quo.
Tesla Motors Inc. began taking orders today for the Roadster Sport, a high-performance sports car based on the world’s leading all-electric, zero-emission vehicle.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Tesla
Price $128,500
Type of car Production car
Year 2010

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 9.56 lb/hp
Maximum hp 285 HP @ 4,400 RPM
Maximum torque 281 ft-lb @ 0 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Fuels Electricity

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,724 lb
Width 68 in
Height 44.4 in
Length 155.4 in
Wheelbase 92.6 in

road tests

Top speed 124 mph
1/4 mile 12.6 s
0-60mph 3.7 s
0-100mph 11.5 s

transmission

Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 1 gear

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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