The Model S has door handles that blend and all but disappear into the side of the car. That fashion sense has now caused the untimely, and needless death of a man who got into a crash in Florida. Worse yet, are the battery fires that burn on for many hours and sometimes days. Tesla may be the next car that Ralph Nader tries to get parked in the graveyard.
(Bloomberg) — The futuristic door handles on Tesla Inc.’s Model S are being blamed for a fatal crash in which a police officer was unable to pull a man to safety from his burning car.Omar Awan, a 48-year-old anesthesiologist, was driving his leased Tesla in February when he lost control on a south Florida
Found at finance.yahoo.com