Tesla has announced that it has extended the range of its Model S vehicle to 370 miles and Model X to 325 miles on a single charge — extending the range of its cars to make the trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco on a single charge.
The extensions beat Tesla’s previous records for mileage per charge using the same 100 kWh battery pack, the company said.
The company also announced a new adaptive suspension system and upgrades to its Ludicrous Mode.
Both models now have the newest drive unit technology, Tesla said. Combining an optimized permanent magnet synchronous reluctance motor, silicon carbide power electronics and improved lubrication, cooling, bearings and gear designs the new cars can achieve better than 93% efficiency, Tesla said