Can Tesla’s handle the heat?!

Can Tesla’s handle the heat?!

TeslaCorsa 5 was held in the scorching heat of summer in California’s central valley. As temperatures touched 110 degrees in the middle of the day, most of the internal combustion engine (aka ICE) vehicles packed up and went home early.  While heat has historically been the bane of race cars, the Model 3’s seemed nearly impervious to the sweltering temperatures, with consistent …

Watch Professional Motor Trend Driver Pilot Tesla Model 3 At Track: Video

The Tesla Model 3 is surely no slouch on the twisty track. People continue to complain about the handling prowess of the Tesla Model S and Model X. It’s by no means bad, especially for a family sedan and a large crossover. Tesla didn’t design either car as a sports car, though both are ridiculously quick. Ever since Tesla’s two flagship vehicles emerged and …

Can the Tesla Model 3 Impress A Pro Racing Driver On The Track?

We can’t imagine there are many Model 3 owners out there who routinely take their vehicles to the racetrack. However, those that have done so know that the electric sedan can be quite capable when pushed to the limit. One Model 3 owner recently brought along his car to a Tesla Corsa event in the United States. Tesla Corsa is …

Fun, Fun, Fun: Electric Track Day With 50 Tesla Model 3s

Track days are a lot of fun. Our experience is that Teslas, including the Model S and the Model 3 are a lot of fun. Combine the two and you would seem to get something good. Fun squared? Tesla Corsa, a track day experience for Tesla Model 3 owners, apparently thought the same thing. They put together a track day at Buttonwillow Raceway Park …

Tesla owners ready for a track day as Tesla Corsa expands its racing community

Tesla Corsa is back for its third Tesla-only racetrack experience on Sunday, March 31 at Buttonwillow Raceway Park in California. Having completed two successful track events this past January and October, Tesla Corsa looks to fill a few remaining open slots that would give Tesla owners the opportunity to experience the all-electric performance benefits of their vehicles in a safe, …

No, a Tesla Model 3 on Slick Tires Didn’t Break EV Lap Record at Laguna Seca

A modified Tesla Model 3 Performance has made news across the internet for supposedly breaking Laguna Seca’s sedan lap record, allegedly usurping the Jaguar XE SV Project 8 while setting a new electric vehicle record in the process. But is the Tesla actually a new record-holder? For three critical reasons, nope. EV blog Teslarati proclaimed Tuesday that an upgraded Model 3 Performance” shatters [sic] all-time EV …

TESLA TAKEOVER: A DAY AT A TESLA CORSA TRACK DAY

We recently went out to the third-ever Tesla Corsa, a Tesla track day hosted by Unplugged Performance, in partnership with Speed Ventures. Over 40 Teslas from as far as Alberta, Canada, congregated to central California’s Buttonwillow Raceway. Tesla Corsa was created to let Tesla owners take their daily drivers out to test their limits in a controlled environment and have …