Elon Musk says that Tesla is close to making a 500-mile range car
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that a 500-mile range car could be built "quite soon," according to Auto Express.
The Tesla Model S with an 85 kWh battery pack can provide a maximum range of 265 miles. A 500 mile range car could be ready quite soon, but Musk warned that it would have a higher price tag.
The Model III will have a battery for more than 200 miles.