Tesla Model S 100D and Model X 100X to offer extended ranges


Reports suggest long-rumoured 100kWh battery pack could hit the market soon; new range-topping battery to overtake 90kWh option

The Tesla Model S and Model X will both get extended battery ranges thanks to new battery packs, according to type approval details revealed in The Netherlands.

The details show that authorities have approved 100D and 100X models for Tesla, suggesting that the long-rumoured 100kWh battery pack could hit the market soon. The top-of-the-range vehicles in both the Model S (pictured above) and Model X (below) line-up currently sport 90kWh batteries.

According to Kenteken.tv, the Dutch type approval authority, RDW published …read more

Source:: Autocar