Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Vampire Drain: How Much Power a Tesla Model S Really Loses in Almost a Month

Vampire drain, the name given to the phenomenon where electrical appliances consume power from their battery packs when not in use, is a well-known problem in the EV world, especially in cars like the Tesla Model S. That’s because under certain circumstances when unplugged — noticeably in extremes of temperatures — the Model S uses [… ...

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