2009 Tesla Roadster

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Rank: #5

Class: Electric Cars

0-60 Time: 4.0 seconds

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The top 10 fastest cars are lined up from fastest to slowest by their 0 to 60 times. We bring you this list of Electric Cars based on the best estimates from trusted sources, including Car & Driver, Motor Trend, Road & Track and more.

Ranked at #5, the 2009 Tesla Roadster races 0-60 mph in 4 seconds. Sports cars that fall within this range of acceleration are categorized as Fast Cars.

It falls behind the #4 ranked 2010 Tesla Roadster Sport by 0.3 seconds and pulls ahead of the #6 ranked 2013 Tesla Model S Performance by 0.1 seconds.

Before getting in the driver's seat of one of these cars and punching the gas, you should know where you stand. In a race from 0-60 mph between 2009 Tesla Roadster vs. 2013 Tesla Model S Performance, you would WIN by 0.1 seconds!

If you are thinking about going head to head with another Tesla, make sure you know your competition. Find out where your car ranks against the top 10 fastest cars from 2009.

Vehicle information

Year: 2009

Make: Tesla

Model: Roadster

Engine: Electric

Horsepower: 248

Torque: 276

Transmission: 1-speed

Curb Weight: 2750

City MPG:

Highway MPG:

MSRP: $118,400

Performance statistics

Tags: Electric

Class: Fast Cars

Rank: #31

Best 0-60 Time: 4.0 seconds

Best ¼ Mile: 12.7 seconds

@ speed: 105.3 mph

Best Top Speed: 121.0 mph

Best Skid Pad: 0.9 G

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