year, the Motorcity Automotive Industry (MAIN) Event took place
at the Max Fisher Music Center in Detroit. Tesla Motors CEO Elon
Musk was named the Global Industry Executive of the Year along
with his plug-in electric car, Tesla Model S, Motor Trend's
2013 Car of the Year.
at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, Tesla Motors gave us new ideas
as to what the Model X crossover may look like. "Interior
Exploration" as Tesla likes to call it is a mix of white
and black leathers. The work is being done by Tesla Design Studio
in southern California. The exterior also black and white is unchanged
from the last time we saw the Model X. The falcon wing doors are
one of the coolest features on this new model.
Tesla Model X can go from zero to 60 mph in less than five seconds.
It comes with a choice of two batteries: a 60-kWh or an 85-kWh.
There are three drivetrain options: rear-wheel drive, dual motor
all-wheel drive or the performance option, a dual motor all-wheel
drive version. Since it is an electric vehicle, it produces zero
emissions. Expect for production to begin in late 2013.
is also known as the founder of internet payment system, PayPal.
If you ever bought or sold anything on eBay, chances are that
you used PayPal. In addition, he serves as the CEO and Chief Designer
of SpaceX. On May 25, 2012, the California-based company was the
first private company to send cargo to the international space
award winners include: