Using no gasoline and therefore producing zero emissions, the 2008 Tesla Roadster is a new and exciting all-electric two-seat roadster sports car. The 248 hp electric motors receives its power from over 6000 individual lithium ion battery cells. The EPA has estimated the range of the Tesla Roadster to be around the 200-mile mark. The Roadster can be charged at home or from any 110v or 220v outlet that is available and it can be done so in around 3.5 hours. The performance is impressive since the electric motor can deliver all 276 ft-lbs of torque right at 0 rpm and continues to provide great power through the entire power band.