We've been drooling over the new Tesla Model X for a while now, and at the recent unveiling a few lucky people got to take it for a spin. Here is a quick video roundup of some of the first test drives and some of the takeaways we noticed.


If you throw it in Ludicrous mode and stomp on the gas pedal, it feels like your brain is about to come out of your ears, but like in a good way.


We're gonna have to be waiting a long time before you or I can buy one, they've got some 30,000 pre-orders to get through before anyone can walk into a store and get one.

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It has the largest windshield of any production car, which doesn't sound like that big of a deal. Who cares, and I didn't really care either till I got in the drivers seat, and I looked straight up and realized I was seeing nothing but sky. When you have that effect, you feel all encompassed by the outdoors. You don't feel trapped by the inside of the car.


$133,000 gets you a beautiful SUV that hits 60 miles per hour in 3.8 seconds, charges in as little as 30 minutes, and has a range of 257 miles.