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Here's a Tesla Model X towing an airplane

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There must have been one helluva marketing meeting to come up with this PR stunt. "No one believes electric vehicles have pulling power!" "Let's prove they do!" "With a 287,000 pound plane!" Silence. Six months later... On a remote taxiway at Melbourne Airport, a Tesla Model X P100D with the greatest pulling power of any electric passenger vehicle came face to face against the newest star of the Qantas fleet, a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. The stunt earned a new Guinness World Record for "heaviest tow by an electric production passenger vehicle," according to CNN Money. That time we towed a plane with a Tesla

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