DETROIT (AP) – The Tesla Motors Inc. Model S electric car has tied an older Lexus for the highest score ever recorded in Consumer Reports magazine’s automotive testing.
The Model S, which starts at $62,400, scored 99 points on a scale of 100 in the magazine’s battery of tests.READ MORE: MDHHS Updates COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance For Michigan Schools
The Model S, though, didn’t get Consumer Reports’ coveted “Recommended Buy” rating. The magazine says it doesn’t have sufficient data to judge reliability of the car, which went on sale last year.READ MORE: More Than 100 Michigan Schools Close Due To Copycat Threats After Oxford High Shooting
Consumer Reports said the car’s drawbacks include limited range, long charging times and coupe-like styling that hinders rear visibility and crimps passenger access.MORE NEWS: Parents Of Oxford Shooting Suspect Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter, Authroities Searching For Them
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