The Tesla S P90D has 259 horsepower behind its front axle, and 503 horsepower in the rear. Just imagine — the power of more than 700 horses in an electric car. Except, that's not true at all. One horse doesn't equal one horsepower. In fact, it was never meant to.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas February 8, 2018
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