Tesla Model S wins Automobile Magazine’s ‘Automobile of the Year’

Tesla Model S, which is really the world’s first luxury electric sedan, has won Automobile Magazine’s ‘Automobile of the Year’ award.

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“Winning AUTOMOBILE Magazine’s ‘Automobile of the Year’ award is an important milestone for Tesla because it underscores our goal to build a great car, not just a great electric car,” said Elon Musk, Tesla Motors co-founder and CEO. “Winning this award is great recognition of what we’ve accomplished as a company, and we’re thrilled to receive this endorsement from one of the industry’s most respected authorities.”

The Tesla Model S beat out some very prestigious vehicles to win this year’s award including the Porsche 911, Subaru BRZ, Cadillac ATS, and BMW M5.

The test included four days of track testing, road testing and close examination on design, performance and technology.

– By: Omar Rana

Source: Automobile