However, there have been instances before where production cars towed aircraft. Well, until Tesla managed to. Ever since that stint, a bunch of carmakers have attempted at surpassing the record and Nissan accomplished the goal by pulling a gargantuan 170-tonne cargo plane in 2013.
Testing the torque on a TeslaModel X P100D, which has a road tow rated capacity of 2.5 tonnes, pulled the 130 tonne 787 (that's basically its unloaded weight with minimal fuel) nearly 300 metres to satisfy the folks at the world records book. In an event in India, Tata Hexa pulled a 285-tonne Airbus A380 previous year for 73 meters, which is highly impressive. Tata Motors' muscular SUV, Hexa was also seen towing a Boeing 737-800 in a video which surfaced online past year. It is the heaviest weight towed by a production electric vehicle in the world.
Tesla Model X Qantas
It's also not the first time that Qantas used an electric vehicle to tow one of their planes. That was enough to hand the Tesla the Guinness World Record for "heaviest tow by an electric production passenger vehicle".
Although it's rated to tow 2500kg, the Model X managed to pull the 130,000 kg airplane almost 300 meters. The TeslaModel X P100D is powered by an electric motor that generates 1,072 Nm of peak torque, which is much higher than many luxury SUVs powered by the regular internal combustion engine.
The BBC has contacted POW! and the Hong-Kong based Camsing International Holding, who owns it, for comment. If someone had read the document to Lee, the suit adds, "he would not have knowingly signed it".
The Times is reporting that the first tournament could take place in 2021 with China said to be keen to host the competition. He adds that the Swiss is expected to call an emergency Fifa Council meeting in early June in a bid to get the green light.
On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Alexander County Schools will be closed for students with an optional workday for all staff. The legislature slashed some 7,500 teacher assistant positions, thus loading more work on the remaining teachers.
The game was scheduled to begin at 7:10 p.m., but didn't get under way until 8:52 p.m. because of heavy rain and lightning. Eduardo Rodriguez (3-1) took his first loss of the season after getting roughed up in the first few innings.
Students come across the Tamil Nadu 12 examinations can check the results from TN Results official portal, tnresults .nic.in. The marks scored are considered as valid merit for admissions to various universities and schools across the state.
The company further mentions 38 more apps which divert the traffic to various dodgy websites instead of functioning as advertised. Regulators found that telecom service customers are unknowingly paying for gigabytes of mobile data mined by the USA tech giant.
People look at the vehicles crushed under the flyover at the collapse site in Varanasi on Wednesday, a day after the mishap. Meanwhile, hectic work is going on to cut the fallen heavy span with the help of cutters to bring out trapped persons.
As far as more new content goes, players can check out a new batch of Anniversary skins, including eight new Legendary skins. Kaplan then moved on to discussing the new Overwatch map that Deathmatch players will get, a free-for-all map called Petra.
The OPCW is to report soon on whether chemical weapons were used on a larger-scale attack in Douma , eastern Ghouta, in May. The organization found two cylinders and an analysis found both had previously contained chlorine.
Faced with an early challenge from Jacob Trouba, tussling with the Jets defender to the extent both were sent off for roughing. They battled hard and played a hard game, so that's what we expected from them.
Metro Exodus delayed, won't see light of day until Q1 2019
The rest of the announcement reports some pretty bullish results for THQ Nordic , including an increase in net sales of 673%. It gives players more breadth to move around the world above the Metro , which takes a lot more design scrutiny and testing.
Allardyce 'shocked', 'disappointed', 'disgusted' with Everton
Sam was brought in at a challenging time last season to provide us with some stability and we are grateful to him for doing that. Asked about Everton's current situation, Stubbs told talkSPORT host Jim White: "I'm pretty sure they have someone in mind".
Bihar Board 10th result will not to be declared today
"The result processing phase is at its end, the board is likely to declare the results on May 25 ", said the board official. BSEB conducted its class 1oth board examinations from February 21 and continued till February 28, 2018.
#MeToo is ´here to stay´, says Thrones queen Clarke
Find another adjective, dammit! Just hours earlier, Emilia stunned in a white ensemble at the Kering Women in Motion photocall. If it's not strong, what is it? "Are you telling me there's another option, that there's a weak option?" she said.