How to make the battle of Tesla Mannequin X Vs Porsche Cayenne extra fascinating? Properly, simply add a Ford F250 into the combo. Lads at The Fast Lane Car performed the final word tug of warfare between these large automobiles for enjoyable and analysis functions.
Now we have beforehand seen that weight and traction are two mandatory elements concerned in profitable a tug of warfare. Due to this fact, to make the newest competitors much more tough, the chaps performed the check on slippery snow.
So who will win on this final tug of warfare? Watch right here to search out out:
Tesla Mannequin X Vs Porsche Cayenne Vs Ford F250
Proper from the get-go, we are able to see that the Porsche Cayenne has a bonus over the Tesla Mannequin X due to ‘dedicated snow-tires.’ Regardless of this clear edge, the Porsche Cayenne wasn’t in a position to tow the Tesla Mannequin X.
In a while, after placing the Porsche Cayenne in ‘offroad mode’ it was barely in a position to transfer the Tesla Mannequin X from its unique beginning place. Throughout this time, the snow round each the vehicles melted attributable to steady tyre spin.
The individuals conducting the exams did acknowledge that regardless of having no devoted ‘snow tyres’ and no differential lock accessible on the Tesla Mannequin X, the Cayenne barely managed to tug it by way of.
The large weight of the Tesla Mannequin X is an element right here however let’s not neglect the 900+ ft-lb of immediate torque that the EV places onto the bottom.
By comparability, the Porsche Cayenne solely has 530 ft-lb or 720 nm of torque. Now we have additionally witnessed the sheer energy of Tesla Mannequin X throughout an earlier ‘tow-test.’ The Mannequin X was in a position to pull a 4,400-pound horse trailer on the Ike Gauntlet, which is meant to be one of many hardest towing challenges for a car.
Then got here the Porsche’s flip to face off in opposition to the Ford F250. This goes with out saying however Porsche Cayenne merely can not pull the humungous Ford F250 however as we noticed within the video, the consequence was fairly fascinating.
Porsche Cayenne makes 514 HP and 530 ft-lb of torque, whereas the Ford F250 is underpowered with simply 385 HP and 430 ft-lb of grunt. Nevertheless, what the F250 has is weight, loads of it.
The four-wheel-drive F250 weighs round 6,114 kilos. For comparability, the Porsche Cayenne weighs about 4,982 kilos whereas the Tesla Mannequin X is available in at 5,531 kilos.
Initially, throughout the tug-of-war, we noticed that the Ford F250 misplaced traction and was pulled away by the Porsche Cayenne Turbo. Nevertheless, as quickly because it gained footing, the Ford F250 began pulling the Porsche with out breaking a sweat.
What additionally helped the Ford F250 was the inclusion of off-road tyres, much like what the Porsche Cayenne had. If the Tesla Mannequin X was geared up with an identical set of rubber, it too would’ve simply gained.
This goes to indicate how massive of distinction traction and weight of the car performs throughout any tug of warfare.
The place Was Tesla Mannequin X Vs Ford F250?
Now we have beforehand seen a contest between these two vehicles and the Ford F250 got here out on prime due to its large weight.
The Tesla Mannequin X did handle to win throughout one spherical in opposition to the Ford F250 when it gained traction early and began shifting shortly.
For sure, if you wish to win a tug of warfare, you need a super-heavy car. Talking of super-heavy vehicles, I’d like to see a tug-of-war between Porsche Taycan Turbo S (5,132 kilos) and Tesla Mannequin X.
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