Range vs. Speed Graph

Range vs. Speed Graph

This is the first time I've seen this data published for Model S, although it's just based on a computer model:


  • Traveling constant speed
  • 85kWh battery
  • Flat ground
  • No wind
  • Heat and A/C are turned off
  • Sunroof and windows are closed
  • Driver and cargo weigh less than 300 lbs.
  • Tires are properly inflated
  • Battery pack with less than a year or 25,000 miles of service
Volker.Berlin | May 17, 2012

Yeah, it's in this blog post:

The data has been used to make some predictions about long-distance travel, taking into account time to recharge: