How Green Is Your Ride? :: The Tesla Electric Car

It flies at 100 mph. It goes from 0 to 60 in just 4 seconds. It boasts an equivalent of 135 miles per gallon. It gets 200 miles per fill-up. It costs $100,000. It’s been called “one of the top five sexiest sustainable sports cars.”

And it’s 100% electric — not a hybrid.

Tesla Motors is a vehicle that is making news for its sporty design, for rapid acceleration, for breaking out of the hybrid mold, and for shipping its first 600 cars this fall. Now, it’s teamed up with Hyatt Hotels in San Francisco, Sacramento and Incline Village for electric filling stations. Read more at www.sfgate.com.

Posted by Gil Zeimer on August 30, 2007 in Shopping, Travel

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