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Here are the top expected features on the new Roadster!  (Updated Sep-2020)

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All ElectricDelivers economical, quiet, gas-free driving
Aluminum Body PartsLightweight aluminum body and castings
Excellent stylingThe fresh sporty design avoids looking strange just to be different
Glass CockpitHigh-resolution 15″ instrument/control panel touch screen
Great HandlingLow center of gravity and clever design make for great handling
AccelerationHigh-acceleration without lag, 0-60 in 1.9 seconds!
Safety8-air bags, traction control, 5-star safety rating in every category, blind spot detection, emergency braking, collision avoidance, low center of gravity
Comfortable interiorFlat rear floor without humps makes for an open airy interior
SuperchargingUp to 250 kW fast DC charging
Automatic BrakesThe parking brake is automatically set when in Park; Automatic braking for collision reduction/avoidance
4 AdultsComfortable seating for 4 adults without annoying center hump
Good cargo capacityAmple rear trunk space expands with fold-down seats plus the additional front trunk.
HOA AccessIn select states, such as California, electric vehicles with solo drivers can get access to HOA carpool lanes with an access permit
Traffic-Aware Cruise ControlFollows cars in front at a safe distance and will use braking if needed to come to a complete stop
AutopilotSelf-parking, side collision avoidance, and future Full-self-driving
AWDThree motor – All-wheel drive offers increased traction and stability in poor weather conditions
Roof GlassWindshield runs from base to rear trunk lid
Latch AttachmentsLATCH child seat attachments
CupholdersFront seats get 2 cupholders and the rear row has pair of cup-holders
Seat Belt AdjustFront seats both have height-adjustable seat belt attachments
All LEDsAll lights are LED, including the headlights and taillights
Removable TopLightweight glass top can be removed and stowed in the trunk
Top SpeedOver 250 mph
  

Cool Exclusives

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Huge Touch ScreenControls and information appear on a huge 15″ high-definition touch screen
Web BrowserInternet-connected web browser
Google MapsRoad, satellite and traffic views
Full UI AccessWhile driving the passenger and driver have full User-interface access. No annoying lockouts or “lawyer” screens to deal with.
Wireless connectivityBuilt-in 2.4 and 5 GHz WiFi and 3G/4G/LTE cellular connection allows for over-the-air updates and much more
Super RangeExpected EPA is 620 miles of range!
Panoramic WindshieldAll-glass panoramic windshield
Flush Door HandlesCool flush look
Auto-LockWalk away from the car and the car locks itself
Instant Heat/CoolHeat/Cooling starts immediately when needed (no engine warm-up needed).
USB portsCharge devices, play music files, and record dashcam video from 4 cameras
Remote Control AppAndroid and iPhone apps allow you to lock/unlock, honk the horn, see where your car currently is on a map, and control charging, get notifications, and more
ExtensiveLEDs throughout include many conveniences and looks great inside and out
GPS HomelinkRemembers where you use Homelink and highlights the correct selection
AerodynamicVery low CD
Linear VentFull car width vent system provides each front seat with individual electronic vent controls
Phone UnlockYour phone is your key!  The Tesla phone app unlocks the car automatically when nearby. A key card is also included that can be used to unlock the car or for valets

Some features listed may be optional. Check with Tesla for the latest features and options.