1 Comment
Tesla Working On Snake-like Robotic Wall Charger, 'For Realz' Photo:
2014_tesla_chadstone_store_melbourne_04 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_24 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_01 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_41 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_29 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_14 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_06 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_12 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_38 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_18 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_chadstone_store_melbourne_05 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_23 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_43 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_28 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_26 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_02 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_10 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_37 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_19 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_chadstone_store_melbourne_03 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_22 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_42 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_31 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_supercharger_sydney_01 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_05 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_09 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_35 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_16 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_20 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_40 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_chadstone_store_melbourne_02 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_30 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_27 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_04 Photo: tmr
tesla_supercharger_wodonga_01 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_08 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_34 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_15 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_21 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_36 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_chadstone_store_melbourne_01 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_33 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_25 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_03 Photo: tmr
tesla_supercharger_goulburn_02_1 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_07 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_32 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_11 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_13 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_39 Photo: tmr
2014_tesla_model_s_australian_launch_17 Photo: tmr
 
 
Trevor Collett | Jan, 05 2015 | 1 Comment

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed this week that the carmaker is working on an inventive new type of wall-mounted recharger.

Upon unveiling the Model S P85D - with its dual electric motor layout - in October, Musk described a series of increasingly autonomous functions that future Model S’ will be able to perform.

Besides opening the garage door and parking itself, the Model S could soon summon a wall-mounted charging unit to send its cable to the car and plug itself in.

“Like a, sort of a snake,” is how Musk described it in October, and “like a solid metal snake” is how he described it in a tweet to fans at the start of the year.

‘Go-go-Gadget Tesla recharger’ is all we can think about at this point, as the snake will presumably resemble one of Inspector Gadget’s arms as it reaches from the wall to the Model S to commence recharging.

Aside from taking the ‘cool’ factor to 11 (like the audio system in the Model S…), such a charging system would certainly be more convenient to owners and eliminate sloppy electrical cords lying about on the garage floor.

Besides confirming its existence or a plan aimed at making it exist, Musk has revealed no more about the ‘snake’ recharger or when customers can expect to purchase one.

MORE: Tesla Australia - Superchargers Covering Brisbane To Melbourne By 2017
MORE News & Reviews:
Tesla | EV Charging | Technology

 
TMR Comments
1 Comments

Finance Calculator

Repayment is : $

Latest Comments
 
The size of your tyre is located on the sidewall of your tyre.
It will be similar to the sample below.