Tesla Model X towed the 113-ton trolley

Tesla Model X towed the 113-ton trolley

March 22, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The electric crossover Tesla Model X pulled a train of loaded trolleys from the tunnel of the drilling company in Los Angeles.

The electric crossover Tesla Model X took a 113-ton trolley structure. Corresponding video posted in his Twitter head of the American company Elon Musk. The car was able to pull the loaded wagons from the tunnel of the drilling company in Los Angeles. The mass of the machine itself is about 2300 kg. Mask himself did not specify what modification the crossover is presented on the video.

“There is no perfectly flat surface. But the car was able to pull out railroad cars weighing about 250,000 pounds from the tunnel, “wrote the head of Tesla.

Earlier on the Internet, a video appeared that shows how the electric crossover Tesla Model X tows a truck with a trailer weighing about 43,000 kilograms. The recording was made in Norway on the snow-covered racing track Valerbanen. In the experiment, a 43-ton tractor was used, the transmission of which was transferred to neutral transmission. Truck was hauled by a Tesla Model X crossover weighing 2,600 kg in the P90D version.

Tesla, a company focused on the production of electric vehicles, was founded in 2003. Since 2008, he sells the Tesla Roadster. In 2012, the company introduced the Model S. sedan. The manufacturer’s headquarters are in Palo Alto, California. The company employs more than two thousand people.

In February of this year, Tesla Motors decided to change its name to Tesla Inc. At this step, the American company went to remind of its plans to go beyond selling only electric cars and create a real “energy empire.”