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Model X testing video at Alameda Airport shows side mirrors and larger backside

Ooooh what have we here? It appears Tesla uses the same test track as Mythbusters and what a great place to see the Model X being tested at some pretty high speeds.

I’ve heard the front end got a big redesign as well.

We’ll see if we can dig up some more.

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  1. […] new model Tesla has been caught on camera at the Alameda Airport test track (via Electrek). The car looks pretty similar to a Prius, or perhaps a crossover utility vehicle, and could […]

  2. Dss33 (@Dss33) - 8 years ago

    I’m hoping we get a better look at this soon (official photos) because this is reminding me way too much of a Pontiac Aztec…or a slightly better-looking Prius. Is it just me?

    • Seth Weintraub - 8 years ago

      I would say more like a BMW X3 or Lexus NX200t F Sport AWD

      • Dss33 (@Dss33) - 8 years ago

        It’s not just me 🙁

        “It may look like a Prius that’s been vomited on by Mad Max, but the vehicle you see in the clip below is probably Tesla’s long-delayed Model X SUV.”

        I’d expect it to look more like the X3 or NX200t but not seeing that in this vid (admittedly, it’s not the highest quality). Any word on when they’re supposed to officially unveil the production version?

  3. O.j. - 8 years ago

    Interesting automobile. Have the doors of this auto been tested in snowy and frigid environments where additional weight may impair the function of such doors.


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