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The Tesla Model S P85D Is the First Product to Get a Perfect Score From Consumer Reports


( )  The Tesla Model S P85D is something of a revelation. It has amazing electric range, can get to 60 in less than four seconds, can recharge in 30 minutes, and is as comfortable and sophisticated as luxury performance cars come.

What is surprising is that the Tesla is so good that it actually broke ​Consumer Reports​’ rating system. In the old system, the car scored a 103 out of 100. The ratings had to be adjusted so it could fit into a 100 point rating system.

That’s crazy.

While it did earn a perfect score, ​CR​ does not say it’s a perfect car. It’s expensive and has a few quibbles to work out. But it is truly amazing. Here are all their thoughts: