• A brand-new Tesla Model S Plaid spontaneously burst into flames while its owner was driving it, lawyer says

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Tesla Model S rolled about 25 yards with nobody in it before becoming engulfed in flames, a lawyer for the owner said.
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    A new Tesla Model S Plaid spontaneously combusted and burnt to the ground, a lawyer for the owner said.
    The $130,000-plus sedan had only been on the road for a few days, the lawyer said.
    Teslas have suddenly caught fire in the past.
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    After months of anticipation, Tesla in June started delivering its fastest and most expensive car yet - the $130,000 Model S Plaid. On Tuesday, just weeks after Tesla launched...
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  • This Tesla Model S Plaid Fire Story Is So Odd I Thought It Was A Setup

    This Tesla Model S Plaid Fire Story Is So Odd I Thought It Was A Setup

    25 days ago - By Jalopnik

    When I was sent this tip yesterday, I'll admit that my initial thought was that it had to be some kind of setup from ardent Tesla-fetishists hoping I could be tricked into reporting on a hoax Tesla story, which would feed their odd persecution complexes. The tip I got linked to a Reddit post describing a burning Tesla...
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