Tom Wrigley Performance and R44’s 1,000 BMW M3 is fast, but can it beat a Tesla Model S Plaid in a drag race? AutoTrader wanted to find out, so they pit the sporty sedan against the extremely quick EV to see which vehicle comes out on top.
We know the Tesla Model S Plaid has a tri-motor setup generating 1,020 hp and 1,050 lb-ft of torque, enabling it to hit 60 mph in a mere 1.99 seconds. On paper, many would assume the Tesla winning all three drag races, but as you’re about to see, that wasn’t the case. We won’t spoil everything, but will say that the BMW M3 won the first race.
- The Hot Wheels R/C Tesla Roadster features awesome remote-controlled driving performance with exceptional design detail.
- The 1:64 scale car works onand off-track and comes with a special adapter to transition between the two. It operates on a 2.4 GHz frequency so that multiple R/C cars can be played with at once without interference. (Additional cars sold separately.)
- For those craving extra speed, there's a turbo booster that unlocks additional power for super high-speed thrills. Reach top speeds of 6.8 mph.