The AMG sports car can't handle the EV's rapid power, but the ICE-powered German coupe
For more than 120 years, Mercedes-Benz has been producing vehicles. Tesla, in contrast
But when it comes to electric vehicles, Tesla is the well-known brand while Mercedes-Benz is a relative newcomer.
Due to the Tesla Model X Plaid's impressive acceleration figures
many auto enthusiasts view it as the performance standard for electrified SUVs.
Mercedes-Benz may not have an electric SUV with enough power to keep up with a Model X Plaid,
which is directly competitive with the Model X Plaid in terms of pricing and performance.
Which of these supercars performs better at a drag race? On their YouTube channel,
Drag Racing and Car Stuff has a video of a Tesla Model X Plaid competing against a Mercedes AMG GT.
Three electric motors deliver 1,020 horsepower to all four wheels as part of the Tesla Model X Plaid's powertrain
The Model X Plaid weighs a heavy 5,390 lbs, which is a drawback of all those electric motors.
The Mercedes AMG GT weighs only 3,626 lbs. in contrast. The 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine