The new Model S from Tesla has a maximum range of 265 miles with a full charge. The car can also reach 60 miles per hour in 4.4 seconds — a feat the company says may affect overall mileage. Bill Chappell/NPR hide caption

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Tesla's New Electric Sedan: Five Passengers, 89 MPG, And No Engine

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