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Tuned Tesla Model 3 Nearly Beats McLaren F1 Around Tsukuba

11 days ago   |   By Zero 2 Turbo

We know Tesla's are fast in standard form but what if you take a Model 3 Performance variant and tinker with it to make it track-focused?
This particular EV features several bolt-on upgrades done by the Unplugged Performance crew. It was fitted with UP R street-legal racing kit and managed to lap Tsukuba Circuit in 1:04.7 which is a blistering time .
To put that time into perspective, the fastest lap a McLaren F1 has done is 1:04.6 so you can say this modded Model 3 is as fast as the iconic supercar.
The tuned Tesla was driven by Ken Negoro, who is not a full-time racecar driver and has...
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