Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base FAQs

2.5 Base
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What is the real world range of the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

The real world range (city + highway) in summer is ≈232 mi.
The real world range (city + highway) in winter is ≈195 mi.
Real-life figures may differ significantly depending on weather conditions and driving style.

What is the charge port type of the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

The US version of the car has a Type1 charge port.
Please note that the vehicle doesn’t support DC charging.

Where can I charge the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

Firstly, you can charge it at home from a regular socket.
Secondly, you can charge it at any AC charging station with the corresponding charging cable.

What is the on-board charger capacity of the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

The on-board charger of the car can take up to 16.8 kW.

How long does it take to fully charge the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

  • If you charge it from a regular NEMA 5-15 socket, it will take 32 h 43 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈7 mph);
  • If you charge it from a NEMA 14-50 socket, it will take 7 h 40 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈32 mph);
  • If you charge it at a Tesla Supercharger or any other DC charging station, the car’s battery can accept up to not supported kW of power. However, the average charging rate will be lowered to extend the battery life. What’s more, not all stations are capable of generating such power. In the best case scenario you will be able to charge your Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base 0-100% in INF minutes.
We recommend you to use the EV Compare charging calculator to estimate the electric vehicle charging time and cost.

What is the cargo capacity of the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base?

The vehicle total cargo volume with the seats unfolded is 0 ft3.

What powertrain does the Tesla Roadster 2.5 Base have?

The vehicle has a 53 kWh traction battery, which powers one ac-induction electric motor located on the rear axle.
The motor produces 288 hp/215 kW of power and 273 lb-ft of torque.
This enables the car to hit 0-60 mph in 3.8 s and reach a top speed of 125 mph.