Toss some Mickey Thompson drag radials on and it actually hooks up.
A Tesla Mannequin S P100D is not any slouch, however as with all road automotive, traction may be a problem. A problem that’s simply taken care of with the correct alternative of tires.
On the street, you want road tires, however when on the observe, some drag slicks are sometimes fascinating.
So, what do you select when on the road and in search of most hook-up? Effectively, there’s a subset of tires designed for precisely that. Permitted for road use, however principally ineffective within the moist and snow, this set of Mickey Thompson Tremendous Streets is road-legal, simply barely.
For those who’re in search of most off-the-line acceleration, then toss these Thomspons on and also you’ve obtained an electrical rocket of a automotive. Watch the Mannequin S P100D seize and instantly speed up right here.
Testing the Tesla Mannequin S P100D again on the road to see if it’ll hook.
Having a variety of issues currently on OEM Tires if the floor simply isn’t good they won’t hook. Ended up making an attempt some sportier tread Michelin Sport Minimize 2’s, they nonetheless wouldn’t hook.
The Tesla finally ends up de-powering, pulling energy, and making it slower to get traction. Utilizing slip begin helps however nonetheless doesn’t resolve the issue utterly.
The reply was getting again on the Mickey Thompson Tremendous Streets that are a a lot softer compound and quite a bit wider of a tire normally. Will the automotive hook now??? In all probability going to want some radials on the Roadster too!