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Top Gear's Chris Harris takes on Model S: Can the Tesla beat a Porsche 911 R?

2017-12-10 19:26

London - Top Gear host and YouTube star ,Chris Harris, takes on the blistering Tesla Model S P100D in an epic drag race against a Porsche 911 R.

Can Tesla's electric-powered Model S beat an iconic Porsche?

'Big Daddy - P100D'

Top Gear said: "Here we are at last: Chris Harris takes on the might of the Tesla Model S. And it’s not just any Model S, but the Big Daddy: the P100D.

"First up, a date with a Porsche 911 R in a drag race, to test the credentials of Tesla’s lightspeed acceleration."

Watch the clip below:

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