Despite not having a tank full of gasoline to burn, the Tesla Model S can catch on fire, as evidenced by a video posted online.
The video, taken from a passing car, initially shows an unidentified distant car in flames, with firefighters on the scene. As the videographer passes closer, it is clear that the car is a Model S.
Incidents in the past where a Chevrolet Volt and a Fisker Karma caught fire caused some to question whether the high-capacity batteries in electric cars were safe. The Model S fire seems to have raised those fears again, as a … Read more