Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S

Designed by Franz von Holzhausen and produced by Tesla Motors, the Tesla Model S is a luxury electric vehicle. It was introduced in June 2012, and has achieved rapidly growing sales, especially in Norway and California. The Model S has also been the first electric car to top the monthly new car sales rankings in any country. The Model S scored a perfect 5.0 NHTSA safety rating, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rates the vehicle’s energy consumption at 237.5 W h per kilometer for a combined fuel economy of 89 miles per gallon gasoline equivalent.