The Tesla Mannequin S Plaid will debut on tv on CNBC’s “Jay Leno’s Storage” on November 10.
Within the episode, the well-known automobile collector shall be seen driving the Mannequin S Plaid at Famoso Raceway, the place the place Tesla’s all-electric flagship sedan snatched the quarter-mile document for a manufacturing automobile from the Bugatti Chiron Sport.
CNBC confirmed to Teslarati that the episode, titled “Restricted Version,” would air on November 10. From the episode’s description courtesy of the TV station, we be taught that the all-electric Mercedes EQS will even make an look.
“Get able to regale your self with rarities on this extraordinarily Restricted Version of Jay Leno’s Storage. First up, Jay and discuss present phenom Trevor Noah test-drive the lightning-fast, all-new, all-electric Mercedes EQS. Then Jay does his damnedest to demolish the already ludicrous world document for the quickest manufacturing automobile ever in Tesla’s all-new Mannequin S Plaid. After making an attempt to rewrite historical past, Jay squeezes Comic Tom Segura right into a bug-size Bugatti, lets free in a one-of-a-kind Porsche Carrera Coupe, and rides off into the sundown with actor Balthazar Getty in a ridiculously uncommon Lamborghini Sian.”
In early June, Jay Leno confirmed to Spike’s Automotive Radio podcast he set a quarter-mile document for manufacturing vehicles within the Mannequin S Plaid.
“I’ll let you know what I did. I went as much as Famoso Dragway in Bakersfield and the Tesla Plaid… I drove by, and the NHRA man was there to make it official. It turned a 9.247, at 152 MPH.”
Later that month, a trailer confirmed Leno driving the Mannequin S Plaid throughout the document try. The November 10 episode ought to supply all the small print about Leno’s record-setting run within the Mannequin S Plaid, so it’s positively not one to overlook.
Chances are you’ll recall that in a June interview with Shepard Smith on CNBC, the comic stated the Mannequin S Plaid is without doubt one of the greatest autos he’s ever pushed.
“It was a winner. I imply, it’s now the quickest manufacturing automobile you should purchase. Quicker than any Ferrari, quicker than any $3.5 million Bugatti.”
Quickly after that, Jay Leno put his cash the place his mouth was and purchased a Mannequin S Plaid himself to interchange his older 2015 Mannequin S P90D.