Tesla Cybertruck Bests Porsche 911 in Quarter Mile Drag Race

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To make some extent of the Cybertruck’s functionality and efficiency, the workforce at Tesla determined to see who can be quicker down 1 / 4 mile, a Porsche 911 or a Cybertruck towing a Porsche 911.

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Tesla hadn’t alluded as to which mannequin was showcased within the video, however the displayed 0 to 100 km/h time matches the determine belonging to the Cybertruck’s most potent by-product. In its most high-strung guise, known as the “Cyberbeast”, the Cybertruck is propelled by a tri-motor powertrain affording all 4 20-inch wheels 630 kW whereas in “Beast Mode”. Tesla claims the Cybertruck can dash from a standstill to 100 km/h in 2.6 seconds. Moreover, Musk’s electrical bakkie can lug as much as 4 988 kg.

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No affirmation has been launched concerning which 911 mannequin was used, however hypothesis factors to the American agency utilizing the least potent configuration, a Carrera T. Though weighing greater than double that of a Carrera T, the Cybertruck’s abundance of energy may’ve allowed it to get the higher hand on the 911, however probably just for a short time. Whereas it’s a jaw-dropping spectacle, not everyone seems to be satisfied that the drag race was official and wasn’t skewed in favour of the Cybertruck.

What do you suppose? Was Tesla’s Cybertruck in a position to trump a 911 in a straight line?

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