CNET también está disponible en español.

Ir a español

Don't show this again

Tech Industry

Elon Musk claims Tesla Model S can act as a boat

A tweet by the Tesla CEO says the Model S can handle water. But don't trade in your yacht for one just yet.

Now playing: Watch this: Tesla Model S can be a boat, Elon Musk says

Elon Musk tweeted out an article which featured a car driving through a flooded tunnel. It wasn't just any car -- it was a Tesla Model S. Musk, the CEO of Tesla, confirmed that the Model S can float well enough to act as a boat if need be. He also made sure to tell the world that this kind of usage of a Tesla vehicle is not recommended.

Subscribe: CNET Update delivers the biggest tech news of the day, breaking down trends, hot devices, new apps and what's ahead. Subscribe to the podcast via the links below.

iTunes (HD) | iTunes (SD) | iTunes (HQ) | iTunes (MP3)

RSS (HD) | RSS (SD) | RSS (HQ)| RSS (MP3)

Download the audio version of today's Update.

Elon Musk claims Tesla Model S can act as a boat